Dr. Mitchell Waskin, DPM

Dr. Mitchell Waskin, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Dr. Mitchell Waskin, DPM is a podiatry specialist in North Chesterfield, VA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1983 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric surgery.Read his story

1465 Johnston Willis Dr

North Chesterfield, VA 23235

Contact Information

(804) 320-3668

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Foot Conditions
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Hammer Toe
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Dr. Waskin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Waskin "Dr. Waskin was born in Philadelphia and attended college at Albright College and Temple University . He received his doctorate in Podiatric Medicine in 1983 from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. During his senior year of medical school he received the American College of Podopediatrics Award for Outstanding Achievement.Dr. Waskin continued his training at Metropolitan Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he completed a surgical residency in foot and ankle surgery. He continued his post graduate education by receiving training in Laser Surgery, Foot & Ankle Arthroscopy, Rigid Internal Fixation and Cryosurgery.In 1988 he received a Virginia Podiatric Medical Association Service Award. Dr. Waskin was board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in 1995 and re-certified in 2015. He was selected to sit on multiple peer review committees for the State of Virginia and professional societies. He has been involved in developing criteria for credentialing foot surgeons at several Virginia hospitals.A past president of the Richmond Academy of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. Waskin has lectured to doctors on a variety of topics and is published in the Journal of Foot Surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Waskin "As a member of Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic (FASMA), I am dedicated to providing advanced and comprehensive foot and ankle care to all of my patients in a warm and caring environment. I provide a fill scope of podiatric services, emphasizing open communication and education. My aim is to improve patient comfort and facilitate the highest level of function possible."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Contracture
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Freiberg's Disease
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Sprain
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcer of Foot
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16  Procedures

  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • 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
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Pain Management
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Albright College & Temple University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Metropolitan Hospital, Philadelphia
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Mitchell Waskin, DPM
I was able to get an appointment with Dr. Waskin in a very timely manner. He took time to explain my diagnosis and his recommendation for treatment. He made sure I understood and that all my questions were answered. He explained exactly what was being done during surgery and made me feel very at...Read More
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Jane Geracimos in Midlothian, VA – Apr 20, 2018
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Dr. Waskin did a wonderful job with my bunion surgery. He was very attentive and explained all my options. I decided on the surgical route and although recovery took some time it was well within what he had indicated. What I was surprised to find out was that it was literally painless. He...Read More
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Joanne in Richmond VA – Mar 19, 2018
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I recently had surgery performed by Dr Waskin. He is extremely knowledgeable, professional and very patient service oriented. His staff was outstanding. I highly recommend him!
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Kim Soares – Feb 20, 2018
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Dr. Waskins and his front office staff are superb! Jessica is always professional and friendly. I just went for my post-op appointment and had another great office visit. To keep swelling down and provide effective pain management, Dr Waskins recommended the ice pump machine combined with the...Read More
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Juliette Sykes in Richmond, VA – Jan 02, 2018
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I highly recommend Dr. Waskin. One visit, new exactly what the issue was and was able to fix it immediately. Very warm and honest!
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Richmond, VA – Aug 07, 2017
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