This page hosts a variety of informative articles about common foot and ankle complaints, treatment options, and post-treatment advice. If you are looking for solutions for your pain, or are simply curious about what options are available to you, browse through our collection of commonly asked questions and helpful literature here.
How to Refer A Worker's Compensation Patient
At Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic, we accept worker's compensation patients.
New Patient Paperwork Rev. Jan 28
Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic New Patient Paperwork
New Patient Paperwork rev. 6.7.18
Registration Paperwork for New Patients at Next Step Foot and Ankle Clinic
New Patient Paperwork
New Patient Paperwork Revised May 14, 2018
How to refer a patient to Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic for foot, ankle and heel conditions
How to Login to Patient Portal
Send secure electronic communication to Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic through our Patient Portal. Learn more about how to Log In.
New Patient Paperwork
New Patient Paperwork Revised April 18 2018
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A Key Difference: Therapeutic Local Block Injections
What sets these local injections apart from others is that they are nutrient infused marcaine injections. Learn more about what is in these local block inections.
Morse Fall Scale Test
Try the Morse Fall Risk Assessment to determine your risk for falling.
Before Your Surgery at Olympia Surgery Center (Out-of-Network)
Here is some helpful information for Out-of-Network Benefits Patients to make your experience with us pleasant and comfortable.
In-Network Benefits at Olympia Surgery Center
Helpful information for in-network benefit patients at Olympia Surgery Center
Cash Price List | Cash Services | Non-Insurance Pricing
For those who do not have insurance, we want to give you a simple and straightforward price.
Directions to Our Offices
Directions to our Universal City and Pleasanton Locations
New Patient Paperwork with Location Information
New Patient Paperwork for Your Appointment. Please fill out and immediately fax it to our office at 210.257.6931.
Common Workplace Foot & Ankle Injuries
At Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic, we have advanced diagnostic technology and more than 25 years experience to make your next steps healthy ones.
Foot Care and Safety for Older Adults
At Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic, we have advanced diagnostic technology in our office to effectively diagnose your foot or ankle condition.
Foot & Ankle Injuries Requiring Immediate Care
At Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic, we have many treatment options available on-site for injuries that require immediate care.
The One-Two Punch to Knock-Out Foot Pain
At Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic, we offer you the most advanced technology to knock-out foot pain.
At Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic, we offer MicroVas Therapy as a treatment for many foot and ankle conditions. Schedule your appointment today to see if MicroVas is the correct treatment for you.
Health Bus Brochure
Free Transportation to Universal City Podiatrist
Health Bus is a free service of Northeast Methodist Hospital that offers rides to patients who need transportation. Call 210.647.7433 to schedule a ride.
Looking for a Texas Podiatrist
Looking for a San Antonio Podiatrist, Pediatric Podiatrist or Foot Doctor? Call Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic today!
Second Opinion from a San Antonio Podiatrist
You Want A Second Opinion From A San Antonio or South Texas Podiatrist? Give Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic a call!
Find out what insurance plans are accepted at Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic in San Antonio.
Physical therapy is an important part of any foot recovery. Dr. Darren Silvester explains how it can help your feet and what you might expect from it.
Swollen Feet from Edema
Although swelling and puffiness from edema is often nothing to worry about, it can indicate a more serious underlying condition, says Dr. Darren Silvester.
ACFAS Common Foot and Ankle Conditions Power Point
Treatment for Foot Pain and Injuries
Dr. Darren Silvester of Next Step Foot & Ankle offers treatments, technologies, and techniques for your foot pain in Pleasanton and Universal City.
Bone Bacteria and Infection
Osteomyelitis is a potentially deadly infection in bone tissue, typically caused by bacteria. Learn more about your treatment options from Dr. Silvester.
Foot Care During Pregnancy | San Antonio Podiatrist
Your feet change drastically during pregnancy. Find out the best remedies courtesy of the podiatrists at Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic.
Foot Problems and Heart Disease | San Antonio Podiatrist
If you have been diagnosed with cardiac disease and are experiencing foot problems su