Are your feet painful when you walk? Or even at rest? Do your heels hurt in the morning after taking the first few steps out of bed?  Foot and ankle pain is not normal.  Whether your suffering from an ingrown toenail, have burning and tingling to your toes, painful bunions and hammer toes, or ankle arthritis, Jersey Foot & Ankle Institute can get you pain-free and back on your feet as quickly as possible.

Jersey Foot & Ankle Institute opened its doors in December of last year and has been serving Hillsborough and the surrounding towns in Somerset County since.  Our physician, Dr. Ankur Dharia, specializes in all ailments pertaining to the foot and ankle.

With over 14 years of experience, Dr. Dharia provides high quality care of the foot and ankle through conservative and surgical means. Dr. Dharia is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and is a Diplomate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. From bunions, hammertoes and warts, to fractures of the foot & ankle and diabetic foot wounds, Dr. Dharia will explain your diagnosis and walk you through your treatment plan. With special interests in the diabetic foot, trauma and revisional surgery, Dr. Dharia takes pride in having excellent outcomes and meeting the expectations of the patients he treats.

If your child is complaining of an ingrown nail, painful wart or sprained his or her ankle during sports or activities, Dr. Dharia is great with kids of all ages.  Common foot and ankle symptoms in kids can include pain in the back of the heels, plantar warts, painful ingrown big toe nails, blisters, and ankle sprains.

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with diabetes, the American Diabetes Association recommends to be seen annually, possibly more frequently, by a podiatrist.  A comprehensive diabetic foot exam is paramount in treating and preventing diabetic foot complications.

If you have heel pain, you are not alone.  Heel pain is a common ailment that Dr. Dharia treats through a combination of different types of treatments and has had great success.  Start with icing and light calf stretches and if there is little to no improvement in 5-7 days, call (908)874-7592 to see Dr. Dharia.

Jersey Foot & Ankle Institute accepts most insurances including Medicare.  Patients do not usually require a referral to be seen. Our staff will do their best to accommodate and coordinate with you.

Dr. Dharia tries his best to see emergencies the same day, even if outside of office hours.  So, if you’ve suffered an injury, or any other condition pertaining to the foot and ankle that you think may need to be seen right away, please do not hesitate to contact the office.

Jersey Foot & Ankle Institute is located at 301 Omni Drive in Hillsborough, NJ.  Call for an appointment at (908) 874-7592.  Our staff will help schedule an appointment and even try to get you in the same day, if urgent.