About Us

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Featured Treatments

Please take a few moments to get a better feel for Family Foot and Ankle Specialists capabilities and services through clicking on the featured services below, or viewing the comprehensive list of what we treat through the menu at the top of the page. We also invite you to email or call our Barrington office at any time to request an appointment or ask any questions about how we can work to provide the best care for you.

Outpatient foot and ankle procedures including correction of bunions and hammertoes. Click here to learn more.
Learn more about state of the art custom inserts made for you here.
Effective treatment for ugly and discolored nails. See more about laser treatment here.
Break the cycle with a personalized plan to end heel pain including non-invasive EPAT and breakthrough injection therapy. Start by clicking here.
Click here to find out if Combination Electrotherapy (CET) is the treatment that you have been waiting for to help with your neuropathy symptoms.
Instantly improve the look of damaged nails in one visit with Kerry Flex. No more hiding your bare feet. Learn more here.

We are currently accepting new patients, give us a call today at 847.381.5011.

Meet Dr. James Baird

Dr. James Baird is committed to excellence in general podiatric medical care and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. He partners with his patients to find the treatments that will serve them best.

After attending the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dr. Baird graduated with his Doctorate from Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. He completed his surgical residency at Mt. Sinai Hospital, in Chicago and is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.

Dr. Baird is a Barrington High School graduate and an active community member. He has been practicing locally since 2005 and opened Family Foot & Ankle Specialists in 2007 to better serve his patients.