Dr. Carla Ribeiro-Bachtell, DPM
Please remember to bring your insurance card and photo ID with you at the time of your appointment. Arrive 15-20 minutes early to complete registration forms. Dr. Carla Ribeiro-Bachtell earned her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree at Temple University in Philadelphia following a dual Bachelor's of Science and Bachelor's of Art program at Providence College. Upon completion of podiatric medical school she completed an extensive podiatric foot and ankle surgical residency at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Fairfax, Virginia. She served as chief resident during her third year of residency and also trained at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C. where she received her fellowship in lower limb salvage and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Ribeiro-Bachtell is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Ribeiro-Bachtell was awarded honors as the female student achieving the highest scholastic average in her medical school class at Temple University. She was also elected a member of Phi Delta, the National Podiatry Honor Society that recognizes academic excellence. She is also a member of both the American Podiatric Medical Association and American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. She enjoys treating patients of all ages with foot and ankle disorders including, but not limited to, sports-related injuries (i.e. ankle sprains), foot and ankle pain, diabetic foot infections requiring limb salvage and reconstructive surgery, wound care, and fracture care. Dr. Ribeiro-Bachtell lives in Alexandria and is married with two children. She enjoys biking, hiking, tennis, and running and, of course, keeping up with her children. She is fluent in Portuguese and speaks conversational Spanish.
Is this doctor in your insurance network?
- Inova Alexandria Hospital
- Inova Fairfax Hospital
- Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
Education and training
- Georgetown University Hospital, Fellowship in Lower Limb Salvage and Reconstructive Surgery
- Inova Fairfax Hospital, Residency in Foot and Ankle Surgery
- Temple University, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Ribeiro Foot and Ankle Center, PC
4660 Kenmore Ave, Suite 602
Alexandria, VA 22304