The Silver Spring, MD office opened on July 1, 1988 and grew very quickly. On July 1, 1997 we expanded the office from our previous location with two treatment rooms to the current location where we have five patient treatment rooms, an ambulatory surgery room that is CMS-Medicare Certified, OR preparation room, and doctor’s office. Additionally, we have an area that we perform our computerized gait analysis. Our office provides two Board Certified doctors to treat your foot and ankle needs: Dr. David Freedman and Dr. Hetal Kathrotiya-Mago.
Our foot & ankle doctors in Silver Spring, MD pride ourselves as being warm, gentle, kind and caring. We treat each patient with respect and let them know that we will listen to their concerns, provide the necessary time and a treatment plan to help resolve their foot, ankle and/or lower leg problems.
Special Services Offered
- Two laser options for fungal nail treatments with the either the Pin Pointe or Noveon lasers
- In-office gait analysis using computerized gait analysis and complement this with 3-D ipad scanning of patient’s feet to capture the exact issues our patients have to address and provide solutions involving their biomechanical issues.
- In-office Ambulatory Surgery Services, where we have been providing top-notch care in our CMS-certified center since 1997. Ambulatory Surgery Services provides a much more relaxed environment and has a significantly less chance for potential issues associated with surgery as compared to the hospital setting.
- Medically necessary diagnostic DNA wound and infection assessments that is not available in other offices.
- Correct ingrown toenails for patients of all ages in a relaxed and caring environment with a superior track record of excellent results.
The Leisure World Plaza Professional Office is located between 3 major areas of Montgomery County: Olney, Rockville, and Silver Spring. This office is just south of the Intercounty Connector MD-200 and Norbeck Road RT 28, located at the corner of Georgia Avenue and International Drive. When heading south from the ICC or MD-200, after Norbeck Rd MD-28 we are the next left turn into International Drive. If heading north on Georgia Avenue, proceed past Connecticut Avenue, then Bel Pre Road and after you see the Leisure World Globe on the right, you will make the next right onto International Drive. Our building has the Sandy Spring Bank in it as a landmark.
We serve various populations that reside not only in Silver Spring, but in the greater Washington, DC region with many of our patients coming from Olney, Rockville, Bethesda, North Bethesda, Potomac, North Potomac, McLean, Aspen Hill, Glenmont, Wheaton, Cloverly, Burtonsville, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Clarksville, Ashton, Sandy Spring, Highland, Laytonsville, Brookeville, Sunrise, Greenbelt, College Park, Adelphi, Beltsville, Fairland, Calverton, Laurel, Glenwood, Lisbon, and Woodbine.
Podiatrists in Silver Spring, MD (International Drive)
- Biomechanics & Orthotics
- Diabetic Foot Care
- Gait Analysis
- General Foot Care/Podiatry
- Hammertoe Treatments
- Laser Therapy
- Pediatric Foot and Ankle Care
- Plantar Fasciitis (Heel Pain) Treatments
- Sports Medicine
- Testing for Peripheral Arterial Disease
- Ultrasound Diagnostic Imaging
- Wound Care
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Excellent and caring doctor
Dr. Freedman's explanations about my podiatric and general medical issues were comprehensive and very helpful in understanding my foot problems.
I love Dr Freedman!!!
Both Dr. Freedman and Erin were wonderful to me and my daughter.
Both doctors are amazing.
Dr. Freedman was very thorough and helped explained the issue of my ankle very well. His practical approach has helpful in seeing my next steps for treatment.
Dr. [Freedman] and staff are fantastic!
Dr Freedman was very good about explaining everything in detail and making sure he’d answered all my questions. I really liked and found informative being able to see my X-rays on a screen while he was explaining what he’d found. And that he gave me a list of recommended shoes for my foot type.
Dr. Freedman is a wonderful and caring doctor. In all the years I have been his patient, his professionalism and respect for his patients have been outstanding. I continue to recommend him and his practice to friends and family,
I've am always pleased with Dr. Freedman's attention to detail in assessing the condition of my feet and his willingness to take time in explaining what I need to know as a patient. He has excellent "bedside manner" and is yet very professional. Always a good experience.
Never have I received such a detailed explanation of my foot issues. Great job!
Received very good service. A model staff. Dr. Freedman very thorough and empathetic.
Dr. Kathrotiya-Mago and technician Erin were both very professional, thorough, and friendly. It was a great experience from start to finish.
Dr.K has always be thorough and pleasant.
Professional, knowledgeable and friendly staff. Clean office and wonderful Dr. Freedman!!
the doctor is very thorough and explains his instructions carefully.
Dr. K gave me all the tools and information I need to heal. She listens and [gives] a thorough explanation of my condition and what to do to care for myself and get better. I cannot say enough about the exceptional care that she provided for me as her patient.
In addition to thoroughly explaining my condition and treatment, Dr. Freedman listens to his patient and answers all your questions. And he's cheerful and kind.
Dr. K is wonderful. I stepped on a tree root and hurt my foot and was so thankful I was able to get an appointment the following day. I really didn't want to go to a walk in clinic.