about our podiatry practice  Chicago, IL
As licensed podiatrists in Chicago, we believe that our 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. Whatever your foot and ankle trouble may be, we’ll work together to find the answers that will comfort you and bring you relief.

We take pride in providing you with comfortable office experience. Our qualified staff is friendly and will ensure a pleasant visit. We invite you to e-mail or call our office with any questions via the contact us or request an appointment page of our website.

Contact us today to learn more about podiatry or any specific conditions you may be experiencing. We’d be happy to speak with you and discuss your care!


There’s no reason to lose money for taking time off of work. Our office hours are scheduled for your convenience: weekdays, evenings, and Saturdays. Emergencies are always welcomed.

All of our doctors are Participating Providers with Medicare as well as some of the leading PPO’s and HMO’s. Our computerized billing and electronic claims submission facilitate reimbursement.

Dr. Marc Feder

Chicago, IL Podiatrist

Dr. Marc Feder has over 35 years of experience in treating people with foot and ankle problems. Dr. Marc is board certified in Podiatric Surgery and Podiatric Medicine. He holds fellowships in Foot Surgery and Foot Orthopedics and is an accomplished lecturer. Dr. Marc is active in the profession and in his community. He served as Examinations Chairman of the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics. Dr. Marc was named the William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine’s “2013 Alumnus of the Year”. He holds special interest in nutrition and other integrative medicine approaches. Married over 40 years, and the father of two married sons & three granddaughters and one grandson. His hobbies include fitness, gardening and organization leadership.

Dr. Jason Kalk

Chicago, IL Podiatrist

Dr. Jason Kalk, graduated with honors from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine with his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine. He completed advanced surgical training with a three year residency in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital in Upstate, NY under the tutelage of Dr. Guido LaPorta. Dr. Kalk has special interest in Forefoot & Rearfoot Surgery, Charcot Foot Reconstruction, Limb Salvage, and Ankle Arthroscopy. He is the Director of Podiatric Residency Training at Swedish Hospital. Dr. Kalk is certified with WoundCare by the American Board of Wound Management and is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Illinois Podiatric Medical Association, and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Kalk was raised in Upstate, NY and proudly served in the United States Air Force. His hobbies include weight training, fitness, and motorcycles. He enjoys spending quality time with his wife, children and his dogs.

Dr. Jacob M Richey

Chicago, IL Podiatrist

Jacob M Richey, DPM was born in Avon, Indiana where he obtained his Eagle Scout award. He is a graduate of Purdue University in Lafayette, Indiana. He obtained his medical degree from Dr. William M Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in North Chicago, Illinois. His surgical residency training was at Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital in Binghamton, New York and affiliated training with the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics in Baltimore, Maryland.

In addition to his surgical practice, he is the Podiatric Section Chief at Northshore Swedish Covenant hospital & a member of the teaching faculty for the Podiatric surgical residency program.

Dr. Richey is a member of the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, the Illinois Podiatric Medical Association, the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons and the American College of Foot & Ankle Pediatrics.

In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, weight training, camping, rucking & outdoor photography.

Dr. Joel Feder

Chicago, IL Podiatrist

Dr. Joel Feder had been the Senior Partner following Dr. Harold Feder’s many years, and he had cared for our patients for 50 years. Recently, he retired from active practice and now holds Emeritus status with our group. Dr. Feder served as a mentor to countless students and colleagues. Among his many awards, he received the American Podiatric Medical Association’s “Distinguished Service Citation”, our profession’s highest honor.