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Your Foot Specialist in Bronx, NY

820 Lydig Avenue
Bronx, NY 10462
(718) 792-5900
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If you are looking for a podiatrist in Bronx , NY , we welcome you to our practice.

Our goal is to educate each patient regarding their problem to their comfort level and begin a treatment program with the highest quality of care. As you navigate through the site you will find a wealth of information about podiatry, foot and ankle ailments, treatments available, exercising and shoes. There is an overview of our practice including our doctor and staff, office hours, insurance and appointment procedures, maps, directions and contact information.

As licensed podiatrists in New York  we believe our patients deserve to have the information needed to make good choices about their foot and ankle care. Our goal is to educate each patient and begin a relevant treatment program with the highest quality of care available. Whatever your foot and ankle trouble, we'll work together to find the answers that will comfort you and bring you relief.

We take pride in providing you with a comfortable office experience. Our qualified staff is friendly and will ensure a pleasant visit. Our main office is conveniently located in Bronx , NY . We invite you to e-mail or call our office with any questions via the contact us or request an appointment page of our Web site.

Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Oscar Castillo
    DPM
    Doctor

    Dr. Oscar Castillo graduate from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, he received his training in Bellevue Hospitalspecialize in trauma. He’s board-certified by The American Board of Podiatric Medicine and a member of the American podiatric medical association. Read More

  • Dr.
    Robert M. Oropall
    DPM, FACFAS
    Doctor

    Dr. Robert Oropall received his podiatric degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1981. He then went on to do his residency in foot and ankle surgery at the Foot Clinics of New York and Maimonides Medical center. He has been in private practice in the Bronx since 1982. Read More

  • Dr.
    Jian Zhang
    Doctor

    Dr. Zhang is board certified in foot and ankle surgery as well as Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber treatment and wound care.Dr. Zhang is specialized in forefoot surgery, rearfoot reconstructive surgery, ruptured tendon repair, fracture reduction related to traumas, diabetic wound care, diabetic foot infection and limb salvage. Read More

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-12:00 pm

*when available

Sunday:

Closed

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  • Tingly Feet

    “Tingly feet" can be a sign of nerve loss. The nerves in the feet come from the lower back. Pressure or chemical change in the nerve can cause a tingling sensation in the feet. Any sensation that is out of the ordinary can be an early sign of neurologic or vascular problems. In addition to tingling, ...

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Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Great knowledge, Dr. Castillos bedside manner is over the top. Dr. Castillo is very thorough with his visit. On top, he educated my father regarding his medical condition until he made sure he understood 100% his diagnosis. I will highly recommend Dr. Castillo."
    Bronx, NY