Dr. Joseph Smith, DPM

Dr. Joseph Smith, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Joseph Smith, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Reading, PA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1994 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.

654 Philadelphia Ave

Reading, PA 19607

Contact Information

(610) 796-9522

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Achilles Tendinitis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Foot Conditions
normal
more than 81% of peers
Bunion
normal
more than 71% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bunion
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Hammer Toe
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Simple Fractures
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
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18  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Amputation
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • First MTP Arthrodesis
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Wilkes University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Sheehan Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Combat Medic-Persian Gulf War
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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I have seen 5 doctors in the last 15 months to get a hole in my heel repaired. Dr Smith is the only doctor to close this hole. I am very grateful for Dr Smith. I would,and have recommended family and friends with foot or ankle problems to Dr Smith. His staff is the best and very efficient, my wait...Read More
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Sue Yelk in Reading pa 19611 – Jan 25, 2018
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Dr. Smith is very kind, patient and has excellent bedside manners. My parents love him and will see no other!
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