The best care provides relief and restores function; your first appointment is the foundation of your foot health program. During the initial evaluation, each patient is included in a review of the examination and discussion of possible treatment options. Evaluations may include X-rays and gait examination; treatment may involve non-invasive podiatric methods that provide noticeable relief.
Dr. Patricia M. Schultz has a solo practice in Silver Spring, Maryland. Upon graduation from the University of Rochester, she completed her medical degree at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, then her residency in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at the Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Schultz has been board-certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery since 1991 and is currently recertified. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Podiatric Dermatology. Her hospital affiliations include: Clinical Instructor at Howard University Hospital; Clinical/ Surgical care and resident education for nearly two decades. Medstar Washington Hospital Center; Active staff/ Surgical privileges and Clinical Attending in the weekly residents' clinics for 25 years. Washington Adventist Hospital; Active staff, surgical privileges, and was an Attending physician in their Wound Care Center. Her geriatric care experience included several nursing homes, such as J.B. Johnson Nursing Center and the Assisted Living Center of St. Dominic's Priory. Professional affiliations include: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Certified in Foot Surgery (Emeritus); American Society of Podiatric Dermatology since 1983, now known as the American Society of Foot and Ankle Dermatology; American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA); American Association of Women Podiatrists (AAWP); Maryland Podiatric Medical Association; Council for Nail Disorders of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD); American Diabetes Association; NYCPM Alumni Association; University of Rochester Alumni Association.