Hampton Roads podiatrist Dr. Barbella is native of Philadelphia and had lived in Southern New Jersey for most of the past 35 years. As an undergraduate, Dr. Barbella attended both Temple University and Rowan University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He earned his Doctorate at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, graduating with honors. There he was a recipient of the Langer Biomechanics Group Award for Excellence in Clinical Orthopedics and Biomechanics. He also was inducted into the Pi Delta National Podiatric Honor Society and The Sterling-Harford Anatomical Honor Society for his academic achievements. He completed his Post Graduate Program in Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery at Rutgers University, New Jersey School of Medicine-University Hospital in Newark, NJ.
Prior to joining 1Foot 2Foot, Dr. Barbella had been in private practice in Medford, NJ, since 1999. Dr. Barbella is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgery and the American Professional Wound Care Association. He provides expert care in the realm of foot and ankle surgery, wound care and limb salvage, diabetic foot care, sports medicine and biomechanics, orthotic management, foot & ankle trauma, as well as general podiatry. Dr. Barbella’s treatment philosophy focuses on individualized conservative and surgical treatment.
Dr. Barbella enjoys spending time with his family and cooking. He also enjoys gardening, golf, fishing, and shooting sports.