Welcome to Our Practice

Welcome! The podiatry professionals at the Foot Care Center are pleased to welcome you to our practice. We want you to have the information you need to make your best decision. We look forward to working with you to address your foot health.

We will talk about all options conservative and surgical. As a Board Certified Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Dr. Halverson will be able to answer all of your corrections. Come in and get your answers.

Our website also provides you with background about Dr. Halverson, staff, office hours, insurance policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our offices in Fremont and Columbus and other useful information. We know how hectic life can be and are committed to making our practice convenient and accessible. We want you to feel confident that when you choose the Foot Care Center, you are working with professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring. We encourage you to look through these pages whenever you have an interest or concern about your feet.

We are happy to provide this website, so that you can review the Foot Care Center's philosophy, services and treatment options. Please browse the information at your convenience and feel free to contact us with any questions. You can also request an appointment with one click.



Meet Your Doctor

  • Charles M. Halverson
    DPM, FACFAS

    Dr. Halverson completed his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at the University of Minnesota in Duluth. He then completed his doctorate in podiatric medicine at the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, Ca. He continued his surgical training at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Albuquerque, NM. After completing his surgical training Dr. Halverson moved to Fremont in 1991.

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  • Bunions

    What are Bunions? Also known as a hallux valgus, bunions are bony bumps that form at the base of the big toe. Bunions are a common toe disorder that affects about a third of all adults in the US. They form due to the big toe pointing inward to the other toes of your feet. As a result, the metatarsophalangeal ...

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  • Bunions

    What are Bunions? Also known as a hallux valgus, bunions are bony bumps that form at the base of the big toe. Bunions are a common toe disorder that affects about a third of all adults in the US. They form due to the big toe pointing inward to the other toes of your feet. As a result, the metatarsophalangeal ...

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  • Gout

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  • Warts

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Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

    It was my first visit there today to get my right foot arch checked, they said it was the tendon that I have there was sore, & it was pretty common, he asked if I got any questions, & he sent a fax to the pharmacy of my choice, & also gave me insoles for my shoes. I have a very good experience here, It was fantastic, He's a great Doctor! and also the assistant is also smart & nice. Thank you for all you do!! =))

    Ashley S.

    Love the place took care of my feet pain

    Connie D.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Foot Care Center - Fremont

Monday:

Closed

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Foot Care Center - Columbus

Monday:

9:00 am-4:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

Closed

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed