Podiatrists in
Washington, DC (19th Street)

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(4.8 out of 5 based on 456 Ratings)
1145 19th Street NW, Suite 605
, DC 20036
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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.

Dr. Alvin Bannerjee is accepting new patients!


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.

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  1. Dr Beiser has excellent bedside manner. Courteous and professional.

  2. As someone who works in Medical Communication- I have high expectations.and Dr. Bannerjee and staff have exceeded everyone of them!! Dr. Bannerjee, Dr. Beiser, and all the staff have been WONDERFUL!!! They have all been extremely attentive, quick to respond to questions and requests, always willing to answer questions, and when they had to interact with my medical supply service in a different state- it was seamless!! Surgery went well and it my ankle was unexpectedly worse due to the images taken by my previous doctor not showing everything- Dr. Bannerjee and his surgery staff handled everything with no problem. Dr. Bannerjee called me twice over the weekend to check on my recovery and make sure I wasn't in too much pain. Everyone has been so fantastic. I really appreciate the care I have received and this has easily been some of the best medical care I have ever received.

  3. Dr. B is great! He is patient, professional and caring. He listened to my concerns and addressed the issues effectively.

  4. Wonderful experience from the scheduling of the appointment through the office visit. The staff were friendly and professional. Dr. Beiser identified my concern and throughly and professionally explained the next steps and took care of/remedied my concern. I am very satisfied with the care that I receive and will continue to return to this location whenever the need arises.

  5. Professional, efficient and thoughtful consultation. I would recommend them to everyone.

  6. Dr. Beiser and his team are incredible. He's one of the best doctor's I've had - he listens and takes my concerns seriously.

  7. Total rock star!!!!!!!

  8. I found dr. Beiser to be incredibly helpful and thorough in trying to sort out the issues.

  9. It's never good news when I have to head to Dr. Beiser since it probably means I injured myself, but the care in this office is always top notch and very appreciated.

  10. Dr. Beiser was very kind and took the time to explain everything in detail and respond to all of my questions.

  11. Wonderful doctor. Very thorough & very informative. Staff is excellent. Very friendly & inviting but very professional. Great experience.

  12. My appointment was telehealth, which I really appreciated

  13. Dr. Bannerjee and his staff are great!

  14. The front desk folks allayed any anxieties I had regarding my visit. Dr. Beiser was wonderful and addressed my pain and offered solid solutions for my feet and treatment.

  15. I have always appreciated the professionalism and care provided the medical and waiting room staff. I have seen Dr. Ho, [Dr. Bannerjee,] and Dr. Beiser. I am impressed. Your office represents a model for others to follow. Thanks!

  16. Dr Banerjee was very nice, good bedside manner; staff were friendly and efficient.

  17. I found this first visit to be an excellent experience.

  18. He was great and the cortisone shot with numbing meds was so worth it. It’s nice not to be in pain. Thank you!

  19. Dr. Banerjee is great. He took care of hangnail, reviewed how we can take care of that tendency [permanently], observed that my nails are improving, told me how to care for injured areas on my toe for next 2-3 weeks, and detailed where and how to get the meds I need for treating toe and toenails.

  20. Dr Beiser and his staff are great!!!