Raymond A. Fritz, Jr.

Dr. Raymond A. Fritz, Jr.
DPM, FACFAS, FACFAOM, FAPWCA, C.Ped.

Born and raised in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Dr. Fritz started private practice in Allentown in 1991. He enjoys treating the full spectrum of foot and ankle problems. Dr. Fritz received his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree from Muhlenberg College and a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from the Temple School of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Fritz completed a two-year surgical residency program at Rolling Hill Hospital in Elkins Park, Pa. Dr. Fritz has the distinction of being Board Certified by the two nationally recognized boards for the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. Dr. Fritz is also certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. In addition, he is a Board Certified Pedorthist. Dr. Fritz is a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, a Fellow of the America College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine, as well as a Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association. In addition, Dr. Fritz is a Clinical Associate Professor (Adjunct) in Temple University’s School of Podiatric Medicine in the Department of Podiatric Surgery, as well as a Clinical Associate Professor for DeSales University.

Dr. Fritz has 28 total years of military service. As a Seal Corpsman, he was assigned to Seal Team One on active duty. Dr. Fritz continued to serve in the Naval Reserves throughout his school years. He did return to active duty in 1988 to develop a podiatric surgical program at the National Naval Medical Center. During this period, Dr. Fritz served as the Director of Podiatric Surgical Residency Program, Podiatric Medical Consultant to the United States Naval Academy and to the United States Congress. He also served on board the USNS Comfort Hospital Ship during Desert Shield. Dr. Fritz retired a Commander. His last assignment was to Naval Special Warfare Group Two Det 107 in Little Creek, Va.

Raymond A. Fritz Video




Lora Baker

Dr. Lora Baker
DPM, FACFAS, FAPWCA

Born and raised in New Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Baker joined the practice in July of 2002. She enjoys treating all aspects of foot and ankle disorders.

Dr. Baker is an avid runner and enjoys competing in 5K and ½ marathons on a regular basis. She likes to keep her athletes on their toes. She also has a special interest in heel pain, treating patients with state of the art options — both surgical and non-surgical. She prides herself in being an expert in custom orthotic and bracing options as well.

Dr. Baker received her undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in biology and natural science at Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania. She graduated with honors, Cum Laude and was granted her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in May of 2000. She completed her residency training for foot and ankle surgery in Philadelphia at Tenet Parkview Hospital. Dr. Baker is Board Certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Baker is also trained in the treatment and prevention of diabetic foot complications and is a Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association.

Lora Baker Video




Ann C. Anderson

Dr. Ann C. Anderson
DPM, FACFAS, FAPWCA

Originally from Poughkeepsie, New York. She became interested in a career in foot and ankle surgery after her 20 years experience as a ballet dancer.

Dr. Anderson has been practicing with Allentown Family Foot Care, PC since July of 2005. She earned her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. after earning her Bachelor of Science in Biology at Cornell University. She completed a 3 year reconstructive foot and ankle surgical residency training at the INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia. As part of her residency program, she completed extensive training in foot and ankle reconstruction, revisional foot and ankle surgery, and wound care/limb salvage training at the Georgetown University Hospital Limb Center.

In addition, Dr. Anderson has extensive experience and specializes in surgical procedures of the foot and ankle especially bunion reduction, flatfoot reconstruction and diabetic/Charcot foot surgery, and limb salvage. She has a special interest in treating patients with complicated wounds and preserving their ability to walk. She also enjoys performing revisional foot and ankle surgery. She understands the importance of maintaining an active lifestyle and is committed to caring for patients throughout all aspects of treatment from bracing and custom orthotics to surgical intervention and rehabilitation.

Dr. Anderson has also made a commitment to serving the local community. She serves as the only podiatrist appointed to the Medical Executive Committee at the Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital and also serves on the Medical Records Committee at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

Dr. Anderson is Board Certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. She is also certified as a wound care specialist and is recognized as a Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association.

Ann Anderson Video




Kevin Short

Dr. Kevin Short
DPM

Dr. Short completed his training at JFK Medical Center in West Palm Beach, FL. The three year residency provides a high variety of foot and ankle procedures but focuses on major reconstructive surgeries including flatfoot, cavus foot and charcot deformity correction. The program also has a large volume of foot and ankle trauma and is well versed in both wound care and limb salvage. His training also included correction of bunions, hammertoes, heel pain and general foot and ankle arthritic conditions.

Born and raised in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Dr. Short graduated from Emmaus High School in 2001 and received his bachelor of science in Biology at Susquehanna University, Pa. in 2005. After completing graduate school at Drexel University, he attended Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia where he was involved in various clubs and organizations. After almost 10 years of school and training after graduating college, Dr. Short is excited to practice in his hometown and be an active member in the community as well.

Kevin Short Video




Philip Jimenez

Dr. Philip Jimenez
DPM

Born in Manila, Philippines, Dr. Jimenez grew up in Linden, NJ. He attended Kean University and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences in 2003. In 2007, he graduated from The New York College of Podiatric Medicine to receive his Doctorate degree in Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Jimenez completed his three-year surgical residency training at Saint Michael’s Medical Center in Newark. While at Saint Michael’s, his comprehensive training helped him to diagnose and treat multiple pathologies affecting the foot. He was also chief resident in his third year. His clinical interests include gait analysis and custom foot orthosis/inserts. He is also specialized in surgical techniques and non-surgical techniques of common foot problems, especially diabetic wound/ulcer care and limb salvage. Dr. Jimenez is also very knowledgeable of different modalities to wound healing, such as negative wound therapy, skin grafts, and platelet derived stem cell therapy. He strongly believes in lower extremity amputation prevention through patient education.

Dr. Jimenez is skilled in bunion and hammertoe repair, heel pain, trauma, fungal infections and other abnormalities affecting the foot and ankle. His previous clinical experience has also allowed him to work closely in a team environment with other physicians and specialists treating professional and Olympic athletes. Because of this, he has been able to develop many different skill sets in Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Jimenez is excited to serve the residents of the Lehigh Valley and the surrounding area!

Philip Jimenez Video


Testimonials

 

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Ray Fritz

Dr. Raymond A. Fritz, Jr.

"I like Dr. Fritz because he cares a lot about his patients. There is nothing I find negative about him."
— Henrietta S.

"The office and medical staff are always friendly and caring. Dr. Fritz takes time to talk to his patients and takes an interest in their well-being. Thank you for taking good care of my mother."
— Beverly K.

"My shoes are wonderful to walk with. Thanks to Dr. Fritz for his time and relieving the pain."
— Mary Ann Greb

"My feet are wonderful thanks to Dr. Fritz and my orthotics."
— name withheld

"The professional staff, the office personnel, and Dr. Fritz run a stellar organization."
— name withheld

"Feet never felt better since seeing Dr. Fritz. Padding in  shoes helped calluses."
— name withheld

Lora Baker

Dr. Lora Baker

"Beautiful facility! Dr. Baker is wonderful to speak with and is very thorough."
— Pat Dando

"Dr. Baker is very personable and professional. The care and concern experienced in the office is awesome, from office staff to physicians. Good music too!"
— Diane L. Chapin

"Dr. Baker is a friendly doctor and the staff is polite and efficient."
— Audrey F.

"Dr. Baker is an excellent doctor with a great bedside manner. She listens very well and is very knowledgeable."
— Sheila C.

"My visits with Dr. Baker are great. She is caring and has always helped me and explains everything so I understand my problems. She is the best."
— Anna K.

"Another great visit with Dr. Baker. The staff at AFFC is always friendly. Dr. Baker is thorough and personable. I would highly recommend this office!"
— Kim W.

Ann Anderson

Dr. Ann C. Anderson

"I recommend my friends to go to Dr. Anderson who has done a few surgeries on my feet and is very good."
— RY

"Dr. Anderson is very good, patient, happy and I love her!"
— Samira Albert

"I love coming here. My doctor, Dr. Anderson, is very nice."
— DD

"Dr. Anderson is great and shows concern with any problems I have. The staff is great, very friendly, and efficient."
— Patty

"Dr. Anderson will be highly recommended by me! I’ve had several surgeries, but this by far was the easiest and most painless. I can’t believe it, but no pain. She’s great!"
— Carol E.

"Dr. Ann Anderson is terrific! She’s an excellent professional as well as kind and caring. She should get a gold star!"
— Helen C.

Kevin Short

Dr. Kevin Short

"Dr. Kevin Short was very professional and friendly. Definitely took my pain into consideration. I highly recommend him."
— Patricia N.

"Dr. short was great and gentle."
— name withheld

"Ryan (the physicians assistant) was especially kind and helpful. Dr. Short was good and gentle."
— Anna R. Miller

Philip Jimenez

Dr. Philip Jimenez

"I just want you to know how WONDERFUL Dr. Phil is. I have no pain at all. Seriously, he is the greatest."
— Diane L.

"Dr. Phil operated on two of my hammertoes. Because of his expertise, there was great success with little to no pain. God Bless Him!"
— Robert W.

"This was my second appointment. Dr. Phil and everyone are just great."
— Violet M.

"Very pleased. I really like Dr. Jimenez. He is so nice and professional."
— Ralph G.

"My daughter was extremely apprehensive about getting a procedure done to correct a foot problem that she having. Dr. Jimenez was wonderful! He put my daughter at ease because she trusted him. I would highly recommend other parents bring their children to Dr. Jimenez for help in correcting and healing any type of foot problem."
— name withheld

"Excellent foot care given on every visit."
— Larry B.

"Don’t change anything!"
— Jennings B.

"Minimal wait. Attention to detail. Excellent foot care."
— Larry B.

"I am always treated fabulously at every visit. The staff is great and caring. I’ve never had a bad experience and I will never go anywhere else."
— Michael G.

"Lovely facility! Best place on Earth for your tootsies!"
— Margaret K.


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