Michelle Aliprantis, MBA
Director of Business Development, Marketing, and Communications
The Foot & Ankle Center of Philadelphia
Opens New Podiatry Practice
Bristol, PA (August 25, 2019) – The Foot & Ankle Center of Philadelphia has opened a podiatry
practice inside Lower Bucks Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center
in response to increasing demand for podiatry services in the area.
The practice will be directed by Dr. Steven F. Boc, DPM, one of an elite
few podiatrists in Pennsylvania who is board certified in foot and ankle
surgery and board certified in podiatric surgery by the American Board
of Podiatric Surgery.
Dr. Boc has a special interest in foot and ankle surgical reconstruction,
diabetic limb salvage, pediatric foot and ankle deformities, and diabetic
education to prevent limb loss.
“My goal is to provide our community with the highest levels of care,”
Dr. Boc said. “I love educating my patients and working with them
to develop a personalized plan to resolve their issues as quickly as possible.
I believe we can bring big city medicine to the Bucks County community
through our training, experience and compassionate care.”
Dr. Boc received his medical degree from the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric
Medicine in Philadelphia and completed his residency in podiatric medicine
and surgery at Metropolitan Hospital in Philadelphia, where he also served
as Chief Resident. He is the on-site residency director for the podiatric
residency training program affiliated with Lower Bucks Hospital in Bristol, PA.
“Dr. Boc’s academic and clinical practices combined with over
twenty-five years of experience allow him to provide the best possible
medical and surgical care of the lower extremity,” said Lower Bucks CMO Ronak Bhimani.
“Dr. Boc continues to provide the latest advanced techniques to afford
patients the best medical and surgical outcomes.”
Dr. Boc is accepting patients at the new Lower Bucks Hospital practice,
located at 501 Bath Road, Bristol, PA 19007. To schedule an appointment,
call (215) 785-9650.
About Lower Bucks Hospital:
Lower Bucks Hospital is a community hospital, serving the Lower Bucks County
region with medical, surgical, and emergency care. Located in historic
Bristol, Pennsylvania, the Hospital is well-known for its knowledgeable
medical staff, including cardiology, orthopedics, sports medicine, radiology,
and general surgery. A residency program affiliated with The Philadelphia
College of Osteopathic Medicine is well known for internal and family
medicine. The hospital has more than 200 physicians on staff, as well
as another 700 employees. As part of Prime Healthcare Services, headquartered
in Ontario, California, Lower Bucks Hospital is focused on becoming one
of the leaders in technology. Prime Healthcare is an award-winning hospital
management company operating 45 acute care hospitals in 14 states, including
Roxborough Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia and Suburban Community Hospital
in Montgomery County.