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If you are looking for a Board Certified Podiatrist in Northern or Southern Dutchess County, we welcome you to our practice.

Dr. John L. Zboinski and Dr. Richard H. Frankel are licensed podiatrists and believe their patients deserve to have the information needed to make good choices about their foot and ankle care. Our goal is to educate each patient and begin a relevant treatment program with the highest quality of care available. We know you have many options when choosing us.  We will work together to find the answers that will comfort you and bring you relief for whatever your foot or ankle disorder.

We take pride in providing you with a comfortable office experience. Our qualified staff is friendly and will ensure a pleasant visit. Our main office is conveniently located in the Medical Arts Building on the Northern Dutchess Hospital Campus at 91 Montgomery Street in Rhinebeck, NY.  Our second office location is conveniently located in the Summerlin Plaza on Route 376 in Wappingers Falls. Both locations have ample parking, wheelchair accessibility, and easy access to our front door.

Dr. Zboinski and Dr. Frankel have privileges at to Northern Dutchess Hospital and Vassar Brothers Medical Center.  In addition, our doctors treat patients at the Wound Care Centers of Northern Dutchess Hospital, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, and Sharon Hospital.

We offer same day visits for acute injuries such as sprains/strains, contusions, fractures, etc.  We have on-site x-rays so you won’t have to wait for hours in an emergency room.  Most insurances are accepted. We welcome patients with Workers’ Compensation and No-Fault injuries, including evaluations for out of work/out of school or return to work/return to school.

We are here to serve our community heroes: veterans, police officers, firefighters and all first responders.

We invite you to call our office with any questions or concerns you may have.



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  • John Zboinski
    DPM, FACFAS

    Dr. Zboinski is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He has privileges at Northern Dutchess Hospital and Vassar Brothers Medical Center. 

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  • Richard H. Frankel
    DPM, FACFAS

    Dr. Frankel is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is also Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

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Rhinebeck Location

Monday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Tuesday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Wednesday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Thursday:

1:00 PM-7:00 PM

Friday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

WAPPINGERS FALL LOCATION

Monday:

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed