Dr. Mitchell Waskin

Patient Rating:

(4.6 out of 5 based on 162 Ratings)
Richmond, VA
1465 Johnston Willis Drive
Richmond, VA
Phone: 804-320-3668
Fax: 804-320-2600

Dr. Waskin was born in Philadelphia and attended college at Albright College and Temple University. He received his doctorate in Podiatric Medicine in 1983 from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. During his senior year of medical school he received the American College of Podopediatrics Award for Outstanding Achievement.

Dr. Waskin continued his training at Metropolitan Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he completed a surgical residency in foot and ankle surgery. He continued his post graduate education by receiving training in Laser Surgery, Foot & Ankle Arthroscopy, Rigid Internal Fixation and Cryosurgery.

In 1988 he received a Virginia Podiatric Medical Association Service Award. Dr. Waskin was board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in 1995 and re-certified in 2015. He was selected to sit on multiple peer review committees for the State of Virginia and professional societies. He has been involved in developing criteria for credentialing foot surgeons at several Virginia hospitals.

A past president of the Richmond Academy of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. Waskin has lectured to doctors on a variety of topics and is published in the Journal of Foot Surgery.

 

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Waskin received his doctorate in Podiatric Medicine in 1983 from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine

Dr. Waskin continued his training at Metropolitan Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he completed a surgical residency in foot and ankle surgery. He continued his post graduate education by receiving training in Laser Surgery, Foot & Ankle Arthroscopy, Rigid Internal Fixation and Cryosurgery.

  1. Richmond, VA
    1465 Johnston Willis Drive
    Richmond, VA 23235
    Phone: 804-320-3668
    Fax: 804-320-2600

    Dr. Mitchell Waskin's hours at Richmond, VA:
    Mon7:00am - 5:00pm
    Tue7:00am - 5:00pm
    Wed7:00am - 5:00pm
    Thu7:00am - 5:00pm

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  1. I now get "One Stop Shopping"; Dr. [Waskin] was already my Podiatrist; giving me my Annual Diabetes check-up. He also did my toe surgery last July. I was Very satisfied with his ability to diagnose and his surgical and follow-up skills. When my previous Foot and Ankle Dr. retired, My Primary Care Physician referred me to Dr. [Waskin]for my ankle.

  2. Dr. Waskin was very nice and professional.

  3. Dr. Waskin and his staff are wonderful!!

  4. Dr. Mitchell Waskin is the best doctor I have been treated by in a long time. Its always good to leave the doctors office feeling confident in whats going on with your health. He is very informative and lays everything out in the beginning leaving minimal room for concerns. [...]

  5. Feel it’s important to trust the Dr caring for you and that he has your best interest factored in.. Feel all this with Dr. Waskin, happy he was recommmeded to me..

  6. Great visit. Very helpful. Thanks

  7. Dr. Waskin the best!!!!

  8. Dr. [Waskin] was very concerned about my foot problem. He explained my options and a plan of care to address my issue. [...]

  9. Very comfortable on first visit, Dr very knowledgeable about my condition

  10. He took his time and explained to me in detail about my condition.

  11. I had never been to a podiatrist before and wasn’t sure what to expect. Dr Waskin’s treatment of the issue I had been having with my feet surpassed my expectations. In three short weeks the remedy he gave me completely eradicated my problem. He explained the lab reports to me in language I could understand; and he gave me instructions for ongoing care. I was extremely pleased with my results!

  12. He answered all my questions. Excellent bedside manner!

  13. Dr. Waskin is always a good listener, patiently answers all my questions, and gives what I consider to be very helpful counsel.

  14. Dr. Waskin has a habit of overscheduling himself. He told me this was why he was late (one hour!) Otherwise, he is outstanding.

  15. Dr [Waskin's] care for me greatly as a personal friend and as a physician recently I had surgery wonderful job thank you

  16. Dr [Waskin] is very professional but also explains things where I can understand them!

  17. My experience with this practice has been phenomenal. I scheduled an appointment, saw the doctor and scheduled surgery all within a reasonable time frame. [...] My appointments for post op care were made prior to the surgery. The systematic approach in which this office handles their day to day was indeed noteworthy. I would highly recommend the practice to friends and family.

  18. In past exams, the wait in the exam room has been very good. Today, I waited for about an hour in the exam room and the doctor apologized for my wait. I'm certain he had an involved appointment before seeing me.

  19. Dr. Mitchell [Waskin] listened to my concerns, thoroughly explained my options and the surgery went smoothly. Dr. [Waskin] "really" cares about the well being of his patient.

  20. The Dr. was very easy to talk to. I have to go back for follow up. A nice doctor to work with.