Foot and Ankle Surgeon

North West Indiana’s Most Preeminent Foot and Ankle Specialist/Surgeon Located Right Here in Portage

Northwest Indiana’s most preeminent foot and ankle surgeon, Dr. Frederick N. Fedorchak, practices right here in Portage, IN. He sees surgical patients from as far away as India, Germany, Austria, and England, along with Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and 37 of the Continental United States. Royalty from Germany, a cousin to the Queen of England, an Austrian Princess, and a top interior designer from London all chose Dr. Fedorchak for their ankle reconstructions as well as bunion surgeries – all performed right here in Northwest Indiana.

Educational Background

Doctor Fedorchak was trained at the University of Chicago, Department of Orthopedics with a sub-specialty in Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgery. He was the first foot and ankle surgeon in Northwest Indiana trained in the Swiss techniques of bone healing, which utilizes screws and plates to facilitate faster healing and better range of motion post-operatively. This allows easier weight bearing and primary bone healing – essential to excellent post-operative recovery. He trained a second year in South Bend at the Osteopathic Hospital further refining his skills in reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle.

Painless Surgical Procedures

Doctor Fedorchak is a firm believer in painless surgical procedures for his patients. Having taught at Indiana University School of Medicine for three years as an Associate Faculty member, he authored and published four articles on nerve and body function. He presently teaches at Loretto Hospital in Chicago and is involved as an attending surgeon in their three-year Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery Residency Program. Surgical Residents from Loretto Hospital in Chicago drive here to Northwest Indiana, weekly, to scrub in with Dr. Fedorchak and learn surgical techniques.

Consult a Foot and Ankle Surgeon

When you have foot or ankle trauma that requires surgery, go to Dr. Frederick N. Fedorchak. He is a renowned and experienced foot and ankle surgeon who utilizes advanced healing techniques and equipment to diagnose and treat your podiatric problems. Dial (219) 763-1680 today to schedule a consultation with him.

"Love Dr. Fred! The staff is very caring and accomodating. The office has a warm and fun family atmosphere. I enjoy going to the doctor when it's Dr. Fedorchak!"

- Patient C.S.