Pawcatuck Podiatrists

in Pawcatuck, CT

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Podiatry focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and medical care of patients suffering from problems related to the feet, ankles and lower legs. Procedures range from simple toenail care to surgery.

Podiatrist Dr. Andrew Schneider examines a patient to determine whether orthotics are needed. (Photo by Raymond Alderete)
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Foot pain? Read this and check with a podiatrist or pedorthist to see if orthotics may help for issues ranging from plantar fasciitis and arthritis to diabetes.

Topical, oral and laser treatments exist to treat toenail fungus. (Photo courtesy of the American Podiatric Medical Association)
Foot Care - Podiatry

Do your toenails have fungus? Expert podiatrists offer advice on treatment options, including topical, oral and lasers to eliminate the infection

toenail fungus
Foot Care - Podiatry

Want to treat or avoid toenail fungus? Expert podiatrists offer tips to keep your toes from turning yellow, harden or split including treatments and precautions

Take care of your feet and they'll take you the distance on your next long run, and allow you to keep you moving afterward. (Photo by Eldon Lindsay)
Foot Care - Podiatry

Before you run that marathon, consider these tips - from shopping for shoes and socks to treating blisters - on how to take care of your feet.

Podiatry reviews in Pawcatuck


The owner and staff are highly qualified. The owner of the business was a physical therapist for several years and knows body mechanics. For the first time my daughter was fitted with shoes that relieve her bone pain.

He is really good for following through also, being that they were two different surgeries. Then I fell and broke my toe. This was about eight weeks ago. So I had to start all over again. So he is still seeing me because now he is following through. The bunions are okay. The bunion surgery went quite well. But now, he is seeing me for the broken toe. He is just marvelous. His office staff is so efficient and he is so personable. He explains things so well and he backs up and follows through. I can't say enough good about him. In fact he was the one who saw my hip and was real concerned about it. He wanted me to call him back after I went to the emergency room and let him know what they've done. I called his receptionist. This all occurred about 10 in the morning and it was about 2 in the afternoon before I called back and she says, "Oh we've been all wondering how you're doing and what happened." Again, his office staff has been with him for a long time because he is just such a great guy to work for.
- karen S.

She was excellent. She was courteous, friendly and very informative. She's patient. She knows how to answer the questions. She's very good at explaining what she's going to do and what the results would be. She's knowledgeable.
- Cassandra C.


DO NOT GO TO THIS DOCTOR !!! He has singlehandedly ruined both of my feet! To date I've had three reconstructions and three other surgeries on my right foot as well as a raging infection that I still don't know if I'll
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part of my foot . He did a joint destruction on both feet that you don't do unless the patient will never walk again. I've had a vascular necrosis where the bone broke in my big toe and died because of improper surgery and also he refused to listen to me when I told him something was wrong. This is all my right foot. My left foot has a rare complication per my current doctor due to his inadequacies and needs reconstruction who knows what'll become of that. I'm going on my fourth year of basically not walking and I'm angry . Please run away
- Stephanie J B.

I have seen Doctor Hechter for a number of issues in recent years, and can only say that she truly walks on water. My first visit was several years ago where after previously visiting nine different podiatrists who were unable to find the cause for my severe foot pain and total inability to walk, it took her less than five minutes. I had bilateral neuroma ( tumors ). I hadn't been able to walk for 15 years. The
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Clinic twice misdiagnosed the problem and my highly rated primary care physian told me during the entire time to grin and bear it. She is without a doubt the most competent doctor of any specialty I have ever met. She also referred me to a physical therapist that solved a problem that numerous others couldn't over many years ( again including the
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Clinic ). I didn't read but a few comments because i was so upset by one person complaining that she was unprofessional for not doing an X-
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to diagnose a hammer toe. Any idiot and an internet could identify what a hammer toe looks like without having to do an X-
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. Most of the other podiatrist i had previously seen didn't even bother to have me take off my socks or touch my feet to find the problem. And yes, I have hammer toes as well but they don't need to be operated on.
Anyone complaining about this doctor…beware. She is a gemstone among doctors.I give her my highest recommendation.
- Edward N.

Doctor was recommended by my wife. I found Dr.
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to be very knowledgeable and approachable. Diagnosed with plantar fasciitis. She took time to explain the condition and went over all treatment options. I took a conservative approach and followed her recommendations on walking differently and I have been pain free.
- David D.

Had to have toenail removed due to old injuries to feet in a MVA in 2000. Doctor was excellent in her skills, as well as her bedside manner. She set up post-op visit for 1 week, and provided pain medication prescription, along with printed instructions and supplies to redress toe.
- Angela C.

All Podiatrists in Pawcatuck, CT

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Dr Darren Courtright

85 Poheganut Dr

JG McGinness Foot Orthotics

1445 Dekalb Street

Just Escape Massage Therapy

256 Thames St

Levine, Dr. Eric A.

330 Washington St

Pure Biomed, LLC

Scanlon, Dr. Karla R.

37 Kennedy Dr

Tarka, Dr. Edward M.

79 Wawecus St


2309 West Smith Valley Road

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