Professionals dedicated to providing the best care possible for active feet.
    Complete foot and ankle care from our dedicated professionals.
    Your comfort and well-being is our top priority while providing the best podiatric care possible.


As experts in the field of podiatry, the practice at HB Podiatry Group in Huntington Beach, California is committed to improving the health of the feet, ankles, and lower legs for all patients, including babies, seniors, and those with diabetes.

When you visit HB Podiatry Group, you experience a high level of patient care in a comfortable and professional environment. The friendly and professional staff ensures an overall positive experience by offering innovative treatments and the education needed to avoid future podiatric problems.

HB Podiatry Group doesn’t rush through treatment, making sure to fully understand each patient’s podiatric disease, deformity, or other medical condition, as well as any specific lifestyle needs. This information helps the staff create a personalized and conservative course of treatment.

HB Podiatry Group believes that every step should be pain-free. If you have symptoms of a potential problem, don't gamble with the health of your feet, ankles, and legs: Call or make an appointment online today at the convenient Huntington Beach, California, location.



HB Podiatry Group accepts the insurances listed below. Please call the office at 7148413213 for questions regarding other insurance plans.

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Meet Our Doctors

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    At HB Podiatry Group, Steven Swartz, DPM focuses on finding the source of your pain, while providing comprehensive foot care education and the treatment that you both need and deserve. Dr. Swartz has been offering high-level patient care as a skilled podiatrist for almost 40 years.


    Dr. David Hellewell attended Weber State University obtaining an associates of science degree. Later transferred to Brigham Young University majoring in psychology.


What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Dr. Swartz and his staff is very friendly. I had on surgery on Friday. It went very well and I couldn't ask for a better foot doctor."
    Karen G.
  • "Very happy with Dr. Swartz. I've been to the office two or three times. He's fun, professional, and explains what he's doing."
    Joanne L.
  • "Dr. Swartz was very friendly and professional."
    Marco N.
  • "Dr. Swartz is a season professional and very meticulous."
    John S.

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