Foot & Ankle Premier Specialists

Podiatrists & Foot and Ankle Surgeons located in Hoboken, NJ, Bloomfield, NJ & Midtown West, New York, NY



Caring, Experienced Podiatrists in Hoboken and Beyond Who Prioritize Your Health


The physicians at Foot & Ankle Premier Specialists understand that it’s difficult to find the right doctor. That’s why Juliana Paternina, DPM, and Caroline Frugé, DPM, along with their friendly staff, make it a point to put their patients’ questions, concerns, and health goals first at their offices in Hoboken and Bloomfield, New Jersey, and their New York City office in Midtown West, Manhattan.

Not only does the practice provide same-day care, but they proudly offer walk-in visits. While it’s not always possible to prevent foot and ankle injuries, exceptional care in a compassionate environment makes all the difference during treatment.

Dr. Paternina and Dr. Frugé strive to get their patients back on their feet as soon as possible following an injury. As skilled and well-trained physicians, they provide a broad range of treatments at their three convenient locations.

Whether patients have bunions and corns, athlete’s foot, flatfeet and weak arches, Achilles tendinitis, or neuromas, Foot & Ankle Premier Specialists has the most advanced treatments available to restore function and alleviate pain. For a full list of services, call or book an appointment online today.

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With fast, exceptional treatment, we’ll help you get back into the game.

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Foot Care

From birth to playing sports and beyond, we can care for your children’s feet.

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Surgeries &

We are experienced in many surgeries and procedures to keep you on your feet

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Other Specialized
Footcare Services

Compassionate care for
geriatric, diabetic and arthritic foot health.

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Although we love seeing our patients, many injuries and conditions can be prevented!
Our blog includes tips and advice for healthy feet.

How to Choose Shoes That Fit Well


Several foot conditions may originate from shoes that fit incorrectly. Hammertoes, corns, and bunions are among the ailments that may develop from shoes fitting improperly. Additionally, imbalances involving the body’s muscles may be affected, possibly allowing the...

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Treatment for Hammertoes


One common cause of the condition known as hammertoe is wearing shoes that don’t fit correctly. When the toes are in a cramped position for an extended period of time, it’s natural for the muscles of the toes to become shorter, causing the toes to lock into a curved...

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Why Do My Feet Sweat?


If you notice damp footprints while walking barefoot or sweat that’s ruining your shoes, you may have a condition called plantar hyperhidrosis. In layman's terms, it’s excessive sweating of the feet. Sweating is a normal and necessary bodily function, eliminating...

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What do Running, Jumping and Football All Have in Common?


Most athletes at some point will sustain a foot or ankle injury which may become a chronic, ongoing condition possibly affecting different parts of the foot. Symptoms of an ankle sprain may be swelling, tenderness, and bruising in addition to experiencing intense...

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At Foot and Ankle Premier Specialists we can accommodate same day and urgent appointments.



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Why choose Foot and Ankle Premier Specialists?

Here are just a few reasons:


Advanced Medical Procedures

At Foot and Ankle Premier Specialists, our doctors stay on top of the most modern day advances in podiatry.
Stem cell injections
Amniograft injections
Platelet rich plasma injections
Total ankle arthroplasty
Minimally invasive surgery
Tenex FAST procedure
Custom molded orthotics
Advanced wound care grafting

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At Foot and Ankle Premier Specialists, we offer fast, convenient access, and an exceptional patient experience. For your convenience, we accept walk-ins and same day appointments. We also have availability on Saturdays and evenings. We are always available to give you the quality care you deserve. Not sure if you need a doctor? With our free consultation, we’ll let you know if it’s something to worry about.

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We treat all conditions related to the foot. Some of the common treatments are as follows, but please visit our Services page for a comprehensive list.

Diabetic Foot Care
Fracture Care
Foot and ankle Surgery



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