Doctor Aakruti Bhalja, DPM is a talented, award winning, and board-certified surgeon at Downtown Physicians. She believes in a patient centered practice of medicine. Having undergone extensive training in foot surgery, she can offer patients modern solutions for common foot problems such as bunions, corns, hammertoes, and flat foot. She is an expert in minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. This means small incision, minimal scarring, and rapid recovery for our patients. Dr. Bhalja is a member of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.
She was raised in New Jersey and attended Rutgers University. She completed her bachelor’s degree in biological sciences, nutrition, and psychology. She then received her doctorate degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. This is where she trained under the guidance of some of the most knowledgeable foot surgeons in America. In private practice she has continued to give back, as she routinely trains residents in surgical techniques.
Our surgical procedures are performed at the Fifth Avenue Surgery Center in Manhattan, New York. This a top-level, award winning surgical facility with service, staff, and equipment second to none.
We are a comprehensive foot and ankle specialist clinic provider in NYC offering thorough, high-quality, and effective treatment for whatever conditions may be holding you back. Our team provides our patients with the latest and greatest evidence-based foot treatments including both non-surgical and surgical treatments for foot and ankle ailments like Bunions and Hammertoe.
The recovery time for bunion surgery and hammertoe surgery is not shorter than ever, schedule an appointment to find out if foot surgery is a fit for you!
We provide some of the highest rated podiatry treatment options in New York City. Our medical practice is a quick subway ride from anywhere in Manhattan or Brooklyn. We take pride in the positive outcomes we provide for patients with minor conditions of the foot to complex injuries and deformities...Read More
Downtown Podiatry Physicians
80 Maiden Ln #905D
New York, NY 10038
(Maiden Lane & Gold Street)