Dr. John Schwerdt, DPM

Dr. John Schwerdt, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. John Schwerdt, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Shelton, CT and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 2010 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

4 Corporate Dr Ste 384

Shelton, CT 06484

Contact Information

(203) 734-4806

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
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Foot Conditions
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more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 79% of peers

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Dr. Schwerdt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schwerdt "Dr. John Schwerdt was born in Queens, New York and is a graduate of St. John's University. He obtained his medical degree at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 2010. He completed a four-year Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency at New York Presbyterian Queens in Flushing, New York in 2014. He subsequently practiced in Binghamton, New York for three years, gaining experience in all manner of podiatric surgery and holding teaching positions at Lourdes Hospital and Wilson Memorial Hospital's podiatric residency programs.Dr. Schwerdt has special interests in diabetic wound care, limb salvage, trauma of the foot, and arthritic conditions. He is welcomed as the newest member of Yale Podiatry Group. He is accepting new patients both at their Shelton office and at the Comprehensive Wound Healing Center at Griffin Hospital. Dr. Schwerdt is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine, and is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery."
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1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

21  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

11  Procedures

  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Saint Johns University of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • New York Hospital Medical Center Of Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Queens College
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. John Schwerdt, DPM
First of all, I was the only one there - in Owego, what appeared to be a converted garage, behind a car dealers. Secondly, the receptionist appeared to just have come in from milking the cows. While at the window to check in a man IN SCRUBS walked behind her, looked at me, and kept walking by. IT...Read More
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George in Brackney, Pa – Jan 07, 2017
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great doc. knows what hes doing. highly reccommended
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