All our professionals at Foot Health Center, LLC maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay up-to-date on the latest trends in podiatry.

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Dr. Michael V. Verdi, D.P.M, FACFAS

Dr. Michael V. Verdi, D.P.M, FACFAS

Diplomate American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Pediatric Footcare, Sports Medicine, Bunion and Hammertoe Surgery

Michael Vincent Verdi has over 20 years of extensive experience in Foot and Ankle medicine and surgery. Dr. Verdi became board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle surgery in 1998. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Verdi is a member of the American Medical Podiatric Society and New Jersey Medical Podiatric Society. Dr. Verdi has been named several times as a Top Doctor in New Jersey and was appointed by Governor Chris Christie in October of 2017 to serve on the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners. The appointment sees Dr. Verdi join a select group of physicians responsible for the public's health, safety, and welfare. Dr. Verdi is the founder and medical director of the Foot Health Center, LLC. The Foot Health Center is dedicated to prevention, education, and treatment of Adult and Pediatric foot and ankle disorders.

EDUCATION:

  • Upsala College (BS) Magna Cum Laude
  • Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) Honors
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, N.J. Podiatric Surgical Resident
Dr. Kirsten Discepola D.P.M

Dr. Kirsten Discepola D.P.M

Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery, Bunion and Hammertoe Surgery, Wound Care, Sports Medicine, Pediatric Foot Care

Dr. Discepola is from Wayne, N.J. She attended The George Washington University and graduated with a degree in Biology. After graduating, she attended the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Discepola completed a surgical foot and ankle residency at New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y. where she excelled and became chief resident. Her focuses are Pediatrics, Sports Medicine, and Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Discepola joined the practice December, 2014.

Douglas N. DeLorenzo, D.P.M, FACFAS

Dr. Douglas N. DeLorenzo, D.P.M, FACFAS

Diplomate American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Pediatric Footcare, Sports Medicine, Bunion and Hammertoe Surgery

Dr. DeLorenzo has over 21 years experience in treating foot and ankle problems and is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. DeLorenzo is Chief of Podiatry at the Ambulatory Surgical Center of Union County and is active in teaching in the St. Barnabas Podiatric Residency Program. Dr. DeLorenzo is also a Diplomate in Wound Care by The American Professional Wound Care Association and treats various types of foot and ankle wounds. Dr. DeLorenzo is experienced in treating sports related injuries to the foot and ankle.

Botros

Dr. Merihan Botros, D.P.M

Dr. Botros is from Ridgefield Park . She attended Rutgers University and then went on to attend the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Botros completed her residency at RWJ/Barnabas Healthcare System in Livingston. Dr. Botros specializes in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.

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Foot Health Center, LLC

973-731-1266
1500 Pleasant Valley Way Ste 204West Orange, NJ 07052-2955