- April 11, 2019
-- Dr. Richard Mendelsohn enjoys working with patients of all ages on a multitude of foot and ankle conditions. Widely recognized as a specialist in the treatment of sports and dance injuries, he is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and is certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. In addition, he is a Fellow of the American Society of Podiatric Dermatology and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association.
Frequently consulted by other physicians for his expertise in the area of sports- and dance-related injuries, he is a clinical advisor and columnist for the American Running and Fitness Association. He was named by the Consumers' Research Council of America as one of "America's Top Podiatrists."
Dr. Mendelsohn serves as a consulting podiatrist for numerous professional and amateur sports teams and appeared on ABC, CBS and NBC news where he spoke about new advances in podiatry.
Dr. Mendelsohn received his undergraduate degree from Emory University in Atlanta and earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Philadelphia's Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in 1985. He completed his residency in the medical and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle at Cambridge Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts, (an affiliate of the Harvard Medical School).
Married with five children, Dr. Mendelsohn is a passionate hockey fan who enjoys watching and participating in a variety of other sports as well.
Dr. Mendelsohn is joining us as an Atlas Certified Center. He and his practice continuously work together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in podiatric care. All physicians at the Family Foot and Ankle Centers maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in podiatry. We're honored to have him join the AtlasFAI Family!
Call 703-556-8637 to schedule your appointment or visit http://www.atlasfai.com/