New Patients

Your first visit to our office establishes a vital foundation for our relationship with you. During the first visit, we make sure to obtain important background information, like your medical history,medications, allergies, and any previous treatments for your problem, as well as give you time to get to know Dr.Hertz. To understand what to expect for your first visit to our practice, please read through this page. You'll find all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, practice policies, payment policies and more. There is also background information about our committed staff and our first visit procedures. You can even save some time at your first visit by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment.

Mission Statement
Our practice is working together with you, to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in podiatric care.

To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:

  • Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
  • Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession and community.
  • Exceed your expectations.
  • Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
  • Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.



Patient Forms
Please print and fill out these forms so we can expedite your first visit:

  • Coming soon



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What to expect
Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that Dr, Hertz and Dr. Lilker have all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It would be helpful if you bring a list of all your current medications, as well as any allergies you may have. This will also help relieve any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this Web site. Dr. Hertz and Dr. Lilker will review your problem with you prior to your examination and perform any tests he feels are necessary. He will then discuss your condition with you, as well as any treatment options. Please take some time to review our staff page and familarize yourself with the information about Dr. Hertz and Dr. Lilker. They look forward to your first visit.