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Joseph Stern, DPM

Podiatrist & Podiatric Surgeon located in San Francisco, CA

Dr. Joseph Stern, is a leading podiatrist and podiatric surgeon dedicated to providing state-of-the-art, compassionate care for patients in San Francisco, CA. At his private practice, Dr. Stern offers innovative treatments and a holistic approach to the care and treatment of an array of issues affecting the feet and ankles, including plantar fasciitis, plantar warts, bunions, hammer toes, toenail fungus, ankle sprains and tendonitis. In addition, he offers custom orthotics made on a patient-by-patient basis uses advanced techniques and materials for optimal relief of symptoms and superior comfort.

Dr. Stern earned his undergraduate degree in biology at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania and his podiatry degree at Samuel Merritt university, California College of Podiatric Medicine, followed by an externship at San Francisco General Hospital. As a top-rated podiatrist and sports medicine specialist, Dr. Stern is skilled in patient-centered care, including the use of expert gait analysis to diagnose pain and other symptoms and to manage care for patients of all ages.

When not caring for patients, Dr. Stern enjoys listening to music and spending time with his family. He enjoys the diversity of the Bay Area and welcomes the opportunity to care for new patients.




Dr. Stern uses the Plaster of Paris Suspension technique, which creates the perfect customized orthotic - helping bring back peak performance and health for our patients.

Conveniently located on Nob Hill

Conveniently located on Nob Hill


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United Healthcare