The middle Georgia region is a growing market with increasing needs for expert foot and ankle medical treatment and surgery
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 23, 2009
Dr. David Helfman, CEO of Village Podiatry Centers announced today the expansion of medical services to the middle Georgia region. As the largest podiatric practice in the Southeast, Village Podiatry Centers currently provides care to metro Atlanta through 19 clinics. An agreement was recently finalized for the acquisition of four offices located in Macon, Warner Robins, Forsyth and Milledgeville.
"The middle Georgia region is a growing market with increasing needs for expert foot and ankle medical treatment and surgery," said Dr. Helfman. "This expansion will greatly enhance the delivery of high quality care to patients of all ages in these communities."
Village Podiatry Centers' employs 24 board certified podiatric surgeons in Metro Atlanta specializing in treatment of bone, vascular, dermatologic and soft tissues of the foot, ankle and lower leg. The practice is widely known in the podiatric profession for its high level of comprehensive care for all ages and conditions. The medical staff includes nationally recognized lecturers, medical authors and surgical innovators who have established Village Podiatry Centers as a national referral center for the most complex cases. Within the Atlanta area, the group receives more than 90,000 patient visits annually.
The integration of the middle Georgia offices adds two surgeons to the medical team. Dr. Larry Goldstein is board certified in foot surgery. Dr. Bruce Pichler is board certified in foot and ankle surgery. Both are established physicians in the middle Georgia region.
"We are very pleased to become a part of Village Podiatry Centers. Their leadership in the field of podiatric medicine will bring additional resources to achieve a wider range of advanced care for our patients," said Dr. Goldstein.
More information about Village Podiatry Centers' services and locations can be found online at http://www.villagepodiatrycenters.com
About Village Podiatry Centers
Village Podiatry Centers began in 1992 in Smyrna, Georgia as the solo practice of Dr. David Helfman. The group's metro Atlanta staff includes 24 physicians in 19 offices with over 100 support staff. Comprehensive foot and ankle treatment and surgery are provided for all ages, conditions and injuries. The physicians serve as staff surgeons for more than 20 hospitals and three dedicated foot and ankle surgery centers. The corporate office is located in Smyrna.