Dr. Ann Anderson, DPM

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Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery | Female

Dr. Ann Anderson, DPM

Originally from Poughkeepsie, New York. She became interested in a career in foot and ankle surgery after her 20 years experience as a ballet dancer. Dr. Anderson has been practicing with Allentown Family Foot Care, PC since July of 2005. She earned her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. after earning her Bachelor of Science in Biology at Cornell University. She completed a 3 year reconstructive foot and ankle surgical residency training at the INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia. As part of her residency program, she completed extensive training in foot and ankle reconstruction, revisional foot and ankle surgery, and wound care/limb salvage training at the Georgetown University Hospital Limb Center. In addition, Dr. Anderson has extensive experience and specializes in surgical procedures of the foot and ankle especially bunion reduction, flatfoot reconstruction and diabetic/Charcot foot surgery, and limb salvage. She has a special interest in treating patients with complicated wounds and preserving their ability to walk. She also enjoys performing revisional foot and ankle surgery. She understands the importance of maintaining an active lifestyle and is committed to caring for patients throughout all aspects of treatment from bracing and custom orthotics to surgical intervention and rehabilitation. Dr. Anderson has also made a commitment to serving the local community. She serves as the only podiatrist appointed to the Medical Executive Committee at the Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital and also serves on the Medical Records Committee at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Dr. Anderson is Board Certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. She is also certified as a wound care specialist and is recognized as a Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association.

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Dr. Anderson's Care Philosophy

Allentown Family Foot Care and its team of podiatric physicians and dedicated staff provide Lehigh Valley residents remedies for heel pain, as well as the latest in medical and surgical treatments of the entire foot and ankle.

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Allentown2414 Walbert Ave
Allentown, PA 18104
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Dr. Anderson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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in Allentown, PA |
Very knowledgeable and caring.
in Alburtis, PA |
Very caring doctor. She goes out of her way to help you understand what is wrong with your foot and how it can be corrected.
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Dr. Anderson says...

Originally from Poughkeepsie, New York. She became interested in a career in foot and ankle surgery after her 20 years experience as a ballet dancer.

Dr. Anderson has been practicing with Allentown Family Foot Care, PC since July of 2005. She earned her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. after earning her Bachelor of Science in Biology at Cornell University. She completed a 3 year reconstructive foot and ankle surgical residency training at the INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia. As part of her residency program, she completed extensive training in foot and ankle reconstruction, revisional foot and ankle surgery, and wound care/limb salvage training at the Georgetown University Hospital Limb Center.

In addition, Dr. Anderson has extensive experience and specializes in surgical procedures of the foot and ankle especially bunion reduction, flatfoot reconstruction and diabetic/Charcot foot surgery, and limb salvage. She has a special interest in treating patients with complicated wounds and preserving their ability to walk. She also enjoys performing revisional foot and ankle surgery. She understands the importance of maintaining an active lifestyle and is committed to caring for patients throughout all aspects of treatment from bracing and custom orthotics to surgical intervention and rehabilitation.

Dr. Anderson has also made a commitment to serving the local community. She serves as the only podiatrist appointed to the Medical Executive Committee at the Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital and also serves on the Medical Records Committee at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

Dr. Anderson is Board Certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. She is also certified as a wound care specialist and is recognized as a Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association.

Dr. Anderson's Care Philosophy

Allentown Family Foot Care and its team of podiatric physicians and dedicated staff provide Lehigh Valley residents remedies for heel pain, as well as the latest in medical and surgical treatments of the entire foot and ankle.

Dr. Anderson says...

Common problems treated:

  • Conservative & Surgical treatments
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Ulcer Care
  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Ingrown Nails
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Ulcer and Wound Care
  • Heel Pain/Spurs
  • Corns and Calluses/Warts
  • Pinched Nerves
  • Foot Orthotics
  • Arch Pain
  • Flat Feet
  • Mycotic Nails (Fungus Nails)

Special services for our patients:

  • Custom Molded Shoes
  • Extra Depth Shoes
  • Custom Prescription Orthotics
  • Second Surgical Opinions
  • Custom Bracing
  • Doppler Testing
  • In-office Shoe Room
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound, E-Stim, and Anondyn
  • X-rays in office
  • 24 hour coverage
  • Hospital/Office Surgery
  • Shock Wave Therapy for Heel Pain
  • Computer Gait Analysis
  • Various product lines to treat:
    • nail fungus
    • dry / cracked skin
    • muscle aches
    • and more

Dr. Anderson says...

All of our podiatric physicians have extensive training and experience to bring you the latest in medical and surgical treatments of the foot and ankle.

  • Treatment for Painful Heels
  • Anodyne Therapy System
  • Keryflex™ Nail Restoration System

Dr. Anderson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  •  Board certified in Foot Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Foot Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

Education

  • Medical School
    Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
  • Undergraduate School
    Cornell University

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair