Dr. Samuel Ferguson Quartey, DPM
Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist)6100 Jefferson street Philadelphia Pa, 19151
Dr. Samuel Quartey is a podiatrist practicing in Philadelphia, Pa. Dr. Quartey is a medical doctor specializing in the treatment of the foot , ankle and related parts of the leg. As a podiatrist, Dr. Quartey diagnoses and treats conditions of the feet. The feet are key body parts that give a person stability, absorb shock, allow for walking and standing and are necessary for overall well-being. So, the feet need expert care. Podiatrists can specialize in surgery, wound care, sports medicine, diabetic care and pediatrics.
Education and Training
Temple University College of P DPM 1979
Dr. Samuel Ferguson Quartey, DPM's Expert Contributions
Can you fix the nerve damage in the foot?
No, unless you severed it then surgery will be needed to connect them together. READ MORE
Is local anesthesia used for ankle surgery?
Usually no. Some local anesthesia with sedation. READ MORE
What anesthesia is used for ingrown toenail surgery?
Local Anesthesia READ MORE
My heel is hurting?
You have a heel spur syndrome READ MORE
No. It is a trauma type of injury. READ MORE
No. It is a trauma type of injury. READ MORE
How long does it take to walk again after ankle surgery?
Your doctor should be able to tell you since surgery is an art and he will have an idea usually 6 months READ MORE
Is this just a bruise or something more on my toenail?
Needs a biopsy READ MORE
You need to see a podiatric surgeon asap. Needs to be removed and the nail bed treated. READ MORE
What kind of anesthesia do they use for ankle surgery?
General Anesthesia or local Anesthesia with sedation READ MORE
Is a chiropractor good for ankle pain?
It is better to see an Orthopedic or a Podiatric doctor Dr Samuel Quartey READ MORE
How can I prevent getting bunions after surgery?
Wear comfortable shoes and wide width READ MORE
Is massage good for ankle pain?
No. Find out what is causing it by evaluation and X-rays. READ MORE
How long is the physical therapy after bunion surgery?
6 weeks the maximum unless there's complications READ MORE
What is the quickest way to heal a sprained ankle?
Get it immobilized asap with soft cast READ MORE
What’s up with my ankle?
Have x-rays to rule out fracture READ MORE
I have a cut in the inward side of my right foot?
This patient needs to be evaluated by a Podiatric specialist or dermatologist for treatment. Dr. Samuel Quartey READ MORE
Starting of ingrown toenail?
Just don't wear tight shoes and cut your nails straight across READ MORE
You should see a dermatologist READ MORE
Can flat feet make your back hurt?
Yes. Some people will need orthotics for treatment. Dr. Quartey READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
- American Podiatric Medical Association, Inc.
- National Podiatric Medical Association
Dr. Samuel Ferguson Quartey, DPM's Practice location
Philadelphia, Pa 19151Get Direction
Voorhees, NJ 08043Get Direction
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