Podiatrists in
Washington, DC (19th Street)

Patient Rating:

(4.8 out of 5 based on 668 Ratings)
Washington, DC (19th Street)
1145 19th Street NW, Suite 605
, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 833-9109
Fax: (202) 833-5762


  • English
Monday7:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday7:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday7:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday7:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday7:45 AM - 4:30 PM

The 1145 19th Street, NW office of Foot & Ankle Specialists in Washington, DC is located in the heart of downtown near Dupont Circle and Farragut. Our office was opened by Dr. Ian Beiser who has been practicing podiatry here since 1994. Dr. Alvin Bannerjee joined the practice in 2019. In 2017 we expanded the office and moved from the 2nd floor to our new space on the 6th floor of the building.

We are totally focused on our patients. We take a progressive patient-centered approach to evaluation and treatment using the latest in diagnostic technology. The doctors at the 1145 19th Street office of Foot & Ankle specialists in Washington, DC offer comprehensive foot and ankle care. We also have a particular interest in care and management of podiatry sports medicine injuries.  We strive to be the best “one stop” location for all types lower extremity sports trauma. Simple to complex, we enjoy the challenge of helping you to solve your sports injury.

In addition to sports medicine, we also diagnose and treat the full gamut of foot and ankle ailments, from the simple to the complex, including plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, heel pain, ingrown toenails, fungal nails, bunions, diabetic foot problems, arthritic conditions, gout, neuromas, flat feet, sprains, broken bones, warts and bone spurs. We offer both surgical and non-surgical treatments for most conditions and emphasize education and prevention.

We see patients of all age groups. We have many patients who work downtown and also have many patients who live nearby. We have a bright, friendly office and provide personal service.

Special Services Offered

  • On-site digital X-ray
  • Ultrasound diagnostics
  • LASER nail treatments
  • Orthotics and arch supports
  • 3-D orthotic scanning
  • DNA bacterial testing
  • Advanced Foot and Ankle reconstructive surgery
  • Electronic Prescriptions sent directly to your pharmacy


While we are serious about our patients, we strive to be friendly, casual, and professional.

Our mission is to provide total foot care for each and every patient. Specializing in general podiatric medical and surgical care & advanced surgical techniques of the foot and ankle.


We are located on 19th Street, NW between L and M streets. We are about 2 blocks from the Dupont Circle, Farragut North and Farragut West Metro stations. There is a parking garage in our building and in neighboring buildings.

We are situated between Dupont Circle, West End, Downtown, and Logan Circle– just a short metro ride away from the White House, National Monuments and Smithsonian Museums.

Podiatrists in Washington, DC (19th Street)

Dr. Ian Beiser

Dr. Ian Beiser

4.8 out of 5 stars


  • English

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Dr. Alvin Bannerjee

Dr. Alvin Bannerjee

4.8 out of 5 stars


  • English

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  1. Dr Banerjee was great - he listened and explained what was happening, and was compassionate, which isn't even necessary for me. Will definitely go back for foot problems.

  2. Dr. Bannerjee was extremely helpful and reassuring. He explained things very well and offered me several treatment options.

  3. I’ve known Dr Beiser for many years and his demeanor and professional care have always be excellent.

  4. I spell foot relief Dr. Bieser, all thumbs up!

  5. Excellent experience. Dr. Beiser was professional, friendly and thorough. He diagnosed my problem quickly and explained it very well.

  6. Dr. Bannerjee is the best !

  7. Lynn at the front desk is always to be commended on her knowledge, friendliness, professionalism, and superb customer service. Consistently top notch. Dr. Beiser is great. Continues to work to ease the pain and problems with my feet.

  8. The doctor was patient and I did not feel rushed in asking my many questions about a simple problem.

  9. My first time there was on 4/29. A coworker suggested I go. The reception staff was super friendly and the tech was helpful. [And] loved Dr. Banerjee...so nice and easy to talk to. I was amazed how quickly I was able to get in/out of my appt. I had my followup yesterday and same experience!!!

  10. Great

  11. Dr. Beiser was absolutely incredible, I have had such terrible experiences before with my ingrown nails. It was a nice change of pace to have someone as knowledgeable and professional as Dr. Beiser. Would and will recommend to anyone.

  12. Dr. B lives up to his google reviews. He was awesome and thorough. And executed the treatment plan that visit ... I’m really happy that I don’t have to schedule another appointment just for a simple procedure.

  13. Dr. Beiser is no-nonsense, professional who informs, educates and presents realistic options for future treatment.

  14. I thought Dr. Beiser was fantastic and would recommend him to anyone needing a thorough, expert podiatrist.

  15. I found Dr. Bannerjee to be pleasant, helpful in answering my questions, very gentle and easy to talk to. I will continue to use him for my foot care.

  16. The doctor was prompt, personable, and genuinely interested in me. I felt like an individual, not a condition. This is refreshing!

  17. I cannot give enough positive feedback on my visit. From making the appointment to being seen, it was truly a "pleasure" despite the circumstances of having to be there. Thank you!

  18. by far one of the most efficient, friendly and professional doctor's offices I have even visited. I have already recommended them to a friend.

  19. The doctor was very helpful in explaining what was going on and gave me options to resolve my problem.

  20. Absolutely the best choice of doctors. I have seen both doctors at this location and I am thrilled with the professionalism and knowledge. Also the front office support was amazing. Overall best experience!