Dr. Alan Berman, DPM

Dr. Alan Berman, DPM

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Age 60
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Dr. Alan Berman, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Carmel, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1984 and specializes in podiatry, podiatric surgery, and more.Read his story

664 Stoneleigh Ave Ste 300

Carmel, NY 10512

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HIP Health Plan of New York
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Berman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot Conditions
high
more than 89% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
normal
more than 80% of peers
Bunion
normal
more than 61% of peers

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Dr. Berman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Berman "Alan Berman, DPM, is a Podiatrist who has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Berman joined the Somers Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Group in the spring of 2011. He has been helping Putnam County residents and surrounding communities with quality foot care since 1985. Dr. Berman is Board Certified in Podiatric Foot Surgery (ABPS) and is also Board Certified in Podiatric Medicine (ABPOPPM). This dual Board Certification ensures his patients they will receive the best in surgical care or non surgical care if they so choose. He practices in all of the groups four offices and is on staff at Putnam Hospital. Dr. Berman was originally certified in foot surgery in 1994 by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He was recertified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery in 2002 and most recently in February of 2012. Dr. Berman is a Fellow member in good standing of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Berman is a panel member at the Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Oxygen at Putnam Hospital in Carmel NY. In 2014, Dr. Berman was named to the Infection Control Committee at Putnam Hospital. Dr. Berman treats a wide range of foot problems: ankle pain, bunions, diabetic foot problems including gangrene and necrotizing fasciitis, foot fatigue, fungal nails, hammertoes and crooked toes, heel and arch pain (Endoscopic Procedures), ingrown nails, and warts."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Berman "Preventative care is a primary goal of mine- I try explaining to my patients the reason behind their foot problem and offer simple solutions

If conservative care solutions do not work I pride myself on offering the proper surgical treatment to my patients.

My Surgical Board Certification should put patients at ease that I have attained the proper training to perform foot surgery

There are cases that fall beyond my expertise and if that happens my patients understand that I will refer them to a qualified surgeon who has the necessary training to help them.

Conservative Care ,Surgical Care ,and Second Opinions are cornerstones of my outlook on Podiatric Services"

3  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

14  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot

10  Procedures

  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • 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 New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berman's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berman to family and friends
18 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Berman'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Alan Berman is the absolute best. Did surgery on one of my toes 20 years ago. Problem solved. Went back to him for more surgery on a second toe this past week. Never considered anyone else. Putnam Hospital in Carmel, New York is where he works. Problem solved. The best!!!!!!!
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Dr. Berman was pleasant and knowledgeable. My feet are feeling 100 percent better today
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Dr Berman performed a new procedure called Lapiplasty to treat my painful bunion. The results were remarkable. The procedure corrected my toe, removed my bump and most importantly, I am pain free. I highly recommend Dr Berman for all foot related problems.
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Dr. Berman is very caring and professional. He listened to my problem and was able to relieve my discomfort. Excellent doctor!
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After several consults for Bunion surgery, I found Dr. Berman at Somers Orthopedics. He suggested a relatively new twist on a procedure called Lapiplasty. I underwent the procedure in November. My recovery was almost painless (Not the norm they say), and within 3 mos I was back to exercising doing...more
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