Podiatric medicine is a branch of medicinal science which deals with diagnosis, medical and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. Podiatric Surgery, podiatric sports medicine, podopaediatrics are the 3 specialist fields in the podiatric profession. Sports medicine is an interdisciplinary specialty of medicine which provides treatment and preventive care of athletes. Sports medicine is a part of podiatric medicine which is difficult to define because it is not specified to single speciality. Its main function is not only to cure disease and restore the good health but also prevents the disease.