Dr. Hetal Kathrotiya-Mago is a Maryland native. She grew up in Laurel, Maryland. She graduated with academic honors from University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
Dr. Kathrotiya-Mago enjoys all aspects of podiatric medicine and surgery. She has a particular interest in dermatology, sports medicine, diabetic wound care, limb salvage and surgery. She treats patients of all ages. Dr. Kathrotiya-Mago strives to make patients informed and active participants in their foot and ankle care. Dr. Kathrotiya-Mago is a member of both the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association.
She enjoys yoga, cooking, traveling and painting in her free time.
Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, PA.
Dr. Kathrotiya-Mago completed a three-year comprehensive foot and ankle surgical residency at Roxborough Memorial Hospital (Prime Healthcare) in Philadelphia, PA. She was selected to serve as the chief resident during her final year of her surgical residency.
Dr. Kathrotiya-Mago is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM).
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Dr K has been a real help to me with my foot problem. I appreciate her interest and good care. It is a pleasure to deal with Dr. K.
I thought Dr. K was wonderful. Shiovan was also great; thoughtful and helpful! I had a great experience.
She made me feel that my condition was important because it could affect my general health.
Dr. K is always very attentive, love that about her.
Dr. [Kathrotiya-Mago] is always through with the care of my toes and feet. Always look forward to seeing her. Dr. [Kathrotiya-Mago] comes to our local MedStar Facility here at Leisure World in Silver Spring, Md. The previous foot specialist would only do the toes but did not check the feet for anything else.
This is the first time I have seen Dr. K and I am 100% pleased with her total competence, professionalism as well as her cordiality and interest in the details.
She is quite interested in helping me.
Dr. [Kathrotiya-Mago] is very professional but quite friendly and very good at keeping my feet in better shape that they were. The visits are always helpful and efficient.
Dr. K. Takes good care of my feet and that's important
Very through and helpful. Spent time with me [and] gave specific directions
My feet feel twenty years younger. And great information on foot care and better choice in footwear!
I like that she makes eye contact with me and is a good listener. [...]
She is very kind and thorough explaining the instructions to my handicapped brother. He likes her.
Dr K is the best podiatrist I've ever gone to. She is friendly, professional, and highly skilled. In addition she advises me of issues important to the care of my feet. This especially important since I am a diabetic.
Excellent care, Very knowledgeable.
Never have I received such a detailed explanation of my foot issues. Great job!
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.
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.