Dr. Ira J. Gottlieb was the recipient of the 2002 Maryland’s Podiatrist of the Year award. He is a past Board Member of the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association, Past President of the Maryland State Board of Podiatry, Member of the American and Maryland Podiatric Medical Associations, Past Editor for the Maryland Memo, an official publication of the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association. He is the current Medical Director of the Chesapeake Research Group and the Chesapeake Ambulatory Surgery Center in Pasadena Maryland. Dr. Gottlieb’s expertise includes bunion correction surgery, hammertoe and forefoot corrections surgery, advanced clinical research, Diabetics and their particular foot and ankle needs as well as Reconstructive Surgery of the foot and ankle.
Dr. Gottlieb comes from a family of Podiatry as he is a Second-Generation podiatrist. His father, Dr. Morris M. Gottlieb, had the honor of serving as podiatrist to the White House during the Eisenhower administration. His interests include wood working, metal sculpture, glass blowing, gardening and crafting. He is a volunteer with the Second Chance Program of the Living Classroom Foundation working with troubled youths of Baltimore City. He has two children, Adam and Julie. He loves nature and the outdoors especially being on and around the ocean and the Chesapeake Bay.
Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1985.
Post-graduate training in foot and ankle surgery at the Lutheran Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. Advance training in regional anesthesia of the lower extremity, NYSORA, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington D.C.
Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) in foot and ankle surgery.
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Dr. Gottlieb is the best! I trust him and have referred patients to him because of his knowledge, care and compassion.
Staff is very professional and knowledgeable.
The young lady taking my information X-ray was wonderful. She was very attentive and kept me informed when Dr. [Gottlieb] would be coming in to see me.
Always a wonderful comfortable experience
Everything , the doctors, staff and [accommodations] were exceptional
Fabulous!! Very knowledgeable & experienced. Good explanation of procedure. Responsive & kind to questions.
Dr. Gottlieb has never made me feel rushed or less than significant in my concerns. All questions are answered thoroughly with clear explanations. He is to the point and succinct. I appreciate that demonstration of professionalism.
Excellent service. My doctor was attentive, professional and extremely knowledgeable. I wouldn’t go anywhere else.
The staff is always professional, Kind and Courteous.
My Wife and I have been seeing Dr. Gottlieb for at least a decade, and he has always treated us with respect. I think Dr. [Gottlieb], Tracy, and everyone else are very professional, caring people. [...] Dr. [Gottlieb] took care of me and made it right. I feel by far, Dr. [Gottlieb] is the best Dr. In his profession. The staff are the best too. Especially Tracy.
I just love Dr. GOTTLIEB. I have been a patient of his for years. Also have made several referalls to him.
The staff and physician, Dr. Gottlieb were very professional, attentive, and thoughtful.
I love coming to Dr. [Gottlieb]! I started out as a patient with Chesapeake research for a bunionectomy.I have had both of my bunion removed with Dr. Gottlieb . The result where spectacular ! I was finally out of pain that I had suffered with for years. So when I had some heel pain I booked my appointment with Foot and Ankle specialist again Dr. Gottlieb took amazing care of my feet. Love this practice!!
Ms. Raven, Ms. April, Mr. Jervan, the entire staff made me feel soooo comfortable! I am so appreciative!
I liked Dr. Gotlieb very much, but once the Surgery was over, I never saw him again before my three day stay was over.
Thank you Dr.Gottlieb and staff! Everyone was so comforting and caring each step of the way! Miranda was very friendly and knowledgeable about each step I would endour during my journey. Thank you!
Excellent service all around