Dr. Wachtel, the Montgomeryville podiatrist, is a proud Philadelphian. Raised in Wynnefield, he earned his undergrad degree from Temple Univ., at Textile, now Philadelphia University, he received a degree in textile chemistry, and became a doctor when he graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine.
He served his residencies at St. Lukes Hospital and the Hadassah Medical Center. He has practiced podiatric medicine and has helped many patients in Philadelphia since 1971.
Dr Wachtel, the Montgomeryville foot doctor, treats patients for foot, ankle, leg and lower extremity conditions. This is essential as modern life has become more active, people live longer and are on their feet a lot more.
Call Dr. Wachtel, the Montgomeryville Podiatrist for:
- Infections and Diabetic Foot Care
- Biomechanical treatments
- Foot Injuries
- Knee and Lower Back Pain
Dr. Jeffrey Wachtel, the Montgomeryville podiatrist, is well known in the region for providing biomechanical therapy. Bio-mechanics is the knowledge of how the body functions when in motion and relaxation. The Treatment of a bio-mechanical problem is accomplished by studying a patients posture and the structural defects that may be causing their bodies to compensate. This compensation effects a large variety of muscles and soft tissue in our bodies which can lead to conditions like shin splints, lower back pain, arthritis, achy legs, sore feet, knees and hips and even nerve and skin disorders.
The office of Dr Wachtel is both comfy and state-of-the-art. He uses computerized readouts to craft customize orthotics and computerized gate assessments to stabilize patients suffering from equilibrium difficulties. He combines lab results and x-rays to diagnose major medical conditions such as arthritis and diabetes. When the diagnosis is finished, he alleviate many foot troubles and can help patients suffering from foot wounds due to diabetes and poor circulation.
So don’t let foot pain keep you from living the lifestyle that you love. Call the office of Dr. Jeffrey Wachtel, the Montgomeryville foot doctor, and schedule an appointment today.