Dr. Richard Jay, DPM

Dr. Richard Jay, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Richard Jay, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Sewell, NJ and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine in 1976 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery and podiatric surgery.

570 Egg Harbor Rd Ste B2

Sewell, NJ 08080

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 61% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
more than 59% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 57% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jay "Dr. Richard Jay is an experienced, nationally and internationally recognized authority on foot and ankle surgery for children and adults. He has performed thousands of surgical procedures; he is often the surgeon doctors themselves choose should they require surgery. Excellence is his standard of care. As a university professor, lecturer, and author/editor of over 70 texts & journal articles, Dr. Jay still takes time to care about each patient and formulate individual treatment plans."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Jay does not have any board certifications listed.

25  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Ulcer of Foot

23  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • bethany college, W.VA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Calif State U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • JFK Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • JFK Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Pediatrics
    Other Education | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Jay has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Jay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jay's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jay to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Jay's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He is an EXCELLENT Surgeon! I have been under his care off and in for 10+yrs. A work injury has left me with a permanent, partially disability. DrJay performed my first 3 surgeries and is currently overseeing my 5th. Between DrJay & DrTroiano, I could not be in better hands!
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Dr jay is a miracle to me if it wasnt for him i wouldnt be walking on my left foot Ive had 2 previous achilles tendon surgeries done and a major surgery on the ankle joint at the same time from a different dr (who I wont Name) and i was still going thru alot of pain so I found Dr Jay, I made my...more
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