Michael I. Goldberger, M.D., Provides Free Foot Care and Winter Shoes for the Homeless at Annual Event

Dr. Michael Goldberger of the Foot & Ankle Center at Tri-County Orthopedics will provide free foot health examinations and routine foot care as well as new winter shoes to the area’s homeless in collaboration with his team and the Isaiah House on Sunday, Nov. 18, beginning at 1 p.m. This is the second year the event will take place at the Isaiah House, located at 238 N. Munn Ave. in East Orange, and the ninth year of the event being hosted locally.

From treating callouses and trimming toenails to providing new, comfortable shoes, this annual event serves to give those in need better foot health through the whole winter season. This year will be Dr. Goldberger’s ninth consecutive year providing this volunteer medical care to kick off the season of giving.

“Each year, my staff and I are honored to have the privilege to offer this event and serve our community,” Dr. Goldberger says. “I am proud to continue this partnership with the Isaiah House and thankful we can continue this tradition of providing a much-needed service.”

Dr. Michael Goldberger is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle care and has been the director of the Foot & Ankle Center at Tri-County Orthopedics since 1998. After graduating from Emory University, Dr. Goldberger received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College with honors in orthopedic surgery. Upon completing his orthopedic residency, Dr. Goldberger spent a year in specialized foot and ankle surgery training through a fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

Since 1988, the Isaiah House has been working to reduce homelessness, hunger and unemployment throughout Essex County by providing families and individuals permanent lodging, meals, social and financial services, comfort and hope.

Click here to read coverage on Dr. Goldberger's volunteer work in national publication Becker's Spine Review.

For additional information regarding Dr. Goldberger’s participation in this event or to schedule an appointment at Tri-County Orthopedics, please call (973) 538-2334 or request an appointment online.