Dr. Joel Segalman, DPM

Dr. Joel Segalman, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Dr. Joel Segalman, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Newtown, CT. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago and specializes in podiatry and podiatric surgery.Read his story

87 S Main St Ste 8

Newtown, CT 06470

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Connecticare
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 96% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Segalman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Segalman "Dr. Joel S. Segalman FACFAS, FACFAO is a board certified podiatric surgeon. He has been in private practice since 1991 with two convenient locations in Waterbury, CT and Newtown, CT. He is affiliated with Danbury Hospital, Waterbury Hospital, St. Mary's Hospital, and Naugatuck Valley Surgical Center in Waterbury, CT. Dr. Segalman is board certified by both the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics. He has a special interest in sports medicine, orthotics, and state of the art laser treatment for all foot and ankle problems. Dr. Segalman was the consulting podiatrist for the New York Knicks, starting during the 2012 - 2013 NBA season. Please take a few minutes to read an article regarding Dr. Segalman's experience with the NY Knicks in Lower Extremity Review, a national medical magazine. Dr. Segalman is honored to be selected as the team podiatrist of the New York City FC, a Major League Soccer team, as they launch their inaugural season at Yankee Stadium. Visit the NYCFC web site. As the attending podiatrist for the Boston Marathon since 1990, his knowledge and expertise in sports medicine is exceptional."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Segalman "Dr. Joel S. Segalman, owner of Newtown Foot Care Group, LLC and Chase Parkway Podiatry Group, LLC believes that a doctor and patient become a team for treating an individual's feet. Our physicians spend most of their time listening to understand your concerns and responding with the best treatment options for you. With the help of our professional staff, they also follow up to make sure that generally pain is relieved, problems are resolved and your health improves."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

32  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Bunion
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Callus
  • Corn
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
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21  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Analysis
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Toenail Removal
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated
  • W. Roxbury Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American College Of Foot and Ankle Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Waterbury Republican, Danbury News Times, Newtown Bee, Voices.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Joel Segalman, DPM
Dr. Segalman is the most incredible sport's medicine podiatrist in the world! No one else was able to cure my plantar fasciitis in both feet but him. He uses the same techniques that he would use on his pro players! He is so interesting and what a true nice guy with the best personality in the...Read More
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Anton Linderholm in Mount Kisco, NY – Apr 06, 2018
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Both doctors are great. Professional and thorough. However I am not fond of Cheryl and Erica ( both have bad attitudes) . I called a few times during office hours and lines where on service. Not good!!
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Jan 13, 2018
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I was treated by Dr Joel Segalman and I felt like he was treating me like a family member. Very through and professional. Staff was helpful and I think very competent. I will definitely recommend to friends and family
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Doug – Aug 30, 2017
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