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Dr. Elliot Diamond, DPM, OMD

Podiatrist

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***PLEASE NOTE: New patients: you must book an appointment with Elliot Diamond, DPM and not Dr. Diamond/Medical Assistant.*** Existing patients: please book through Dr. Diamond/Medical Assistant. Thank you! Dr. Elliot Diamond has been a podiatrist for more than thirty years, blending complementary medicine strategies with podiatric concepts. His interest in Oriental Medicine, acupuncture and pain management were initially catalyzed as a graduate student at Penn State University. “My initial interest in podiatry began in 1974 when I was a graduate student in the Department of Health and Physical Education. While I was working on my Master’s Thesis, a podiatric medicine academy hired me to research and publish a textbook on muscle testing and corrective medicine for the Lower Extremity titled: “A Podiatric Resource Guide for Preventative and Rehabilitative Foot and Leg Care”, Futura Publishing Company, 1976. Once this textbook was published, I decided to attend the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (then named the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine). My interest in acupuncture stemmed from my Master’s Thesis on Transcendental Medicine/Yoga and its relationship to psychological components and drug attitude and behavior. I achieved an Oriental Doctor Degree and have integrated acupuncture in my podiatry practice since 1983.” Due to my extensive training in both the USA and Japan, my interest in pain and sports medicine has a universal approach. Non-surgical techniques for “hard to heal” podiatric conditions are emphasized in our practice, but when surgery is required, we'll work with you to find the best option. *ZocDoc does not always show all open appointments. Please call if you have trouble or need different availability.

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Specialties

  • Podiatrist

Practice names

Education and training

  • Pennsylvania State University, Master’s in Health Education
  • Temple University, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
  • The Broad Street Hospital, Residency in Podiatric Surgery
  • Westbrook University, Doctor of Oriental Medicine

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Pain Management
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • American Society of Podiatric Medicine

Awards and publications

  • Adjunct Professor, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
  • The Role of School Personnel in Preventive Child Foot Care”.
  • Text Book: A Podiatric Resource Guide for Preventive and Rehabilitative Foot and Leg Care, New York, Futura Press.

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1831195445

Office locations

Diamond, Elliot DPM, OMD

New Patient

123 Chestnut Street, Suite 201 (Entrance on 2nd Street)

Philadelphia, PA 19106

Diamond, Elliot DPM, OMD

Existing Patient

123 Chestnut Street, Suite 201 (Entrance on 2nd Street)

Philadelphia, PA 19106

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Very informative and helpful. He met all of my goals.
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Awesome experience. A unique and welcoming office. Dr. Diamond is outstanding, easy to talk with and makes everything very understandable. I have high confidence in him and, for the first time, that my long-term foot pain can actually be fixedrelatively simply and quickly. Never seen this kind of podiatric care anywhere else. So grateful to have found this practice.
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This office was awesome. Very professional and informative.
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Dr Diamond and his staff take a lot of time to make sure you understand what they are telling you. Overall a great experience!
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This is good dr I recommend,you try you like it
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After visiting two other podiatrists with foot pain associated with running, I finally found a place where my symptoms were taken seriously and someone spent more than 10 minutes with me. Dr. Diamond and his staff were just who I waslooking for - compassionate people with time to listen to my concerns and actual solutions. After just one visit (of a planned four or so), my foot is feeling somewhat better and I'm excited for my next visit.
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The office is whacky looking. And yet I learned more about my feet in one visit than many expensive visits to the fancy foot guys in town. For the first time in a long time I feel hopeful about getting my foot issue resolved.
Less than 6 months ago
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It was creepy. Really. The decor was New-Age-grunge, the staff ranged from kinda checked out and just very clearly not wanting to be there to outright contentious and condescending (mostly to the older patients that were having trouble tryingto navigate their see-we're-hip-ipad-check-in). They don't take credit cards for either in-office payment or follow-up invoices and push aggressively to add treatments that will not be covered by insurance that, again, must be paid in cash (or check). I'm really baffled by all the 5 star reviews. I went twice and felt dirty (physically and mentally) so I canceled the 3rd. Dr. Diamond has got a good list of bonafides and I know podiatry isn't quackery, but this office doesn't make a very strong case for it.
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This was an excellent visit.
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Very professional, but laid back and casual. Just the way I like it. Everyone was awesome. Would highly recommend to everyone who needs their services. ????????????????????
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great doc, smart and had the equipment needed to diagnose.
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Dr Diamond was awesome in every way. His knowledge speaks volumes and how you can manipulate your foot with his taping is amazing to see the results. He is on the way to providing my 82 mother on the path to wellness!
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This was my first visit to see a podiatrist. I didn't know what to expect but my encounter was more then I expected. The place and people there was Very polite and they made it comfortable. The staff was so friendlyand kind. I would recommend this location to my friends and family. The doctor was very detailed and explained everything thoroughly.
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Great experience. Doctor identified and solved my concern.
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I am not a huge fan of visiting the doctor but Dr. Diamond and his entire staff made my appointment easy. He and his staff identified my problem quickly and made suggestions for a treatment program that avoided prescriptions or shots.I was thrilled with the options provided and can already see how this treatment program will help improve my problem. Love the early hours so that I can come in for my follow-up visits without missing work!
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Wow!!!!! The best Dr visit I had ever!!! From the receptionist to the other Drs and assistants. Low key, professional, and 150% care. I brought my 85 year old Mother ( was a Nurse) who has been to so many otherpodiatrist to address her feet and never did they ever address her balance. She always loved to walk and is in incredibily great health but had been losing her Umph bc her feet hurt, which leads to her back aching and her balance was off. She has been unsteady for the past few years and would not really admit it. After our first visit we walked half mile to dinner and it was so liberating for her. Thank You all At Dr. Diamonds office and Dr. Diamond himself. He truly cares and takes the time to explain why this occuring. I could not believe the difference I saw in my Mother after one visit. I look forward to our next visit. Thank you again from the bottom of my heart.
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This is really a one of a kind practice. You will not be disappointed !
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I felt as if I had been "heard" and I liked that he had a plan right away. His staff if informative, pleasant and knowledgeable. I highly recommend Dr. Diamond if you have any foot issue.
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Staff were courteous and friendly. Dr. Diamond is thorough.
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First time seeing a Podiatrist, Dr. Diamond and his staff are uber professional and polite. Dr. Diamond has such a dynamic personality, answered all of my questions and went the extra mile to ensure I was comfortable and understood his diagnosis.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. diamond is an expert and very thorough! He even called to follow up to make sure that I heal well. I highly recommend him.
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First appointment, will wait and see how it goes. But first impression was very good.
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Personable, friendly, informing, patient, professional and hope filled. Dr. Diamond laid out a plan to correct my problem. I highly recommend him.
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He was very caring and informational and took his time with me to explain everything in detail
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I think he was friendly and very knowledgeable.
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Amazing! Have already recommended him to three new people!
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This was first off a series of visits, so cannot respond yet to this wuestion
More than 1 year ago
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Wish I had found he and his staff months ago!
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Not the most formal office, (more holistic, which I prefer) but everyone in there is very knowledgeable and very nice. Dr. Diamond took care of my toe issue in one visit, unlike most doctors who would draw this out to atleast 2 visits. Also they didn't try and push a bunch of products on me. Very pleasant visit, especially considering I had impatient surgery.
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We learned more about what was wrong with my daughter's foot in two hours than in ten months of other appts and testing. His knowledge and experience is immediately evident!
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Very professional and competent. This was my first visit and I am hopeful that Dr. Diamond and his staff will help my feet feel better!
More than 1 year ago
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It was a wonderful visit. I will see him again on Feb 2nd.
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Dr. D is amazing as a doctor and a person when you leave you feel like you made a best new friend and he knows his profession well
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This was my first appointment with Dr. Diamond, and I was seen within the first 5 minutes. I was impressed by the thorough exam and subsequent treatment. However, it may take some time for me to get used to the non-traditional office and treatment area set up.
More than 1 year ago
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Very knowledgable and feel like we will get my foot where it needs to be in no time
More than 1 year ago
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I think he is most professional and honest .He did not "push" products or additional visits, as another foot doctor that I had visited. His staff is very pleasent, efficient and curtious. I can truly recommend him highly. BERNIE (HBC)
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His office is open and kind and he uses different techniques from anything I've ever seen. I have great hope that he'll be able to help me.
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All of the staff was very knowledgeable and informative. Dr. Diamond was very thorough in explaining my condition, treatment modalities, and next steps. Dr. Diamond was very patient and took ample time to fully explain the logistics of my problemand how we can treat it. I would highly recommend this practice for anyone seeking a podiatrist.
More than 1 year ago
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It will require several visits but I definitely feel I have found the right doctor with the right approach to my problem
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It's early in a process, but I'm hoping for great results.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr Diamond and staff were professional, cordial and explain everything to me during the examination and treatment. The massage chairs are a bonus.
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Overall pretty good, very knowledgeable, friendly encounter. All information was given in explicit detail. Treatment plan fully discussed
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It was a very pleasant experience. Everyone was super friendly and every step (no pun intended) was explained, which I value greatly. I just wish they would add a pedicure station,
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Very attentive team of professional podiatrists. Like the idea of holistic treatment. Seemed to be customized to my needs.
More than 1 year ago
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Office was super busy and I was a first time patient. Visit lasted 3 hours. Treated well, hoping for improving with my ankle.
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Really friendly surgery. The professionals were all professional and highly amenable!
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I've seen several other doctors regarding my foot problem without relief, but after the first visit with Dr. Diamond, it's improving. Dr. Diamond used several assessment tools (ie., gait analysis) to diagnose my problem and set forth a several-visittreatment plan that makes sense. I am optimistic that I will be able to bike and hike again without pain.
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Always the best. Thank you Pecki
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Not your usual foot doctor. Very interesting. Glad I found him.
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i had an excellent experience. staff was friendly, dr. diamond was highly skilled and knowledgable.
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