Metropolitan Ankle & Foot Care Specialists Join The Team

As soccer players, your feet are the foundation of your game. When you are experiencing problems, pain or discomfort in yout feet, it affects every aspect of your game. The specialists at Metropolitan Ankle & Foot Care understand this and take their commitment to your better health seriously. Getting you back in the game quickly and safely is their commitment.

Dr. Batelli grew up in Totowa, NJ and attended Washington Park and Memorial Schools. He graduated Passaic Valley High School in Little Falls. The doctor received his BS in Biology from St. Peter’s College in New Jersey. He then received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in New York.

On his relationship with TSF, Dr Batelli commented, “Being involved with soccer since the age of five, I am truly honored to enter into this partnership with TSF. My practice shares the same philosophies as TSF in providing the best services available to keep our athletes participating safely and at their best.”

Dr. Batelli actively treats high end athletes who participate in high school, Division I college, participants in the NYC and Boston marathons, and professional football players. He is also a lecturer and instructor on the latest surgical techniques. The office is complete with all the latest technologies such as cold laser and extra corporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT). Dr Batelli has advanced surgical training in total ankle replacements from Tornier (Salto Talaris), Small Bone Innovations (STAR), Zimmer (Trabecular Metal Total Ankle) and Wright Medical (In-Bone, Infinity and Prophecy). He is also on the product development board for Trilliant Surgical, Ltd.

“We have a long standing relationship with Dr. Batelli. His knowledge of the sport coupled with his impressive medical background makes him the perfect person to put our players’ health and well being in the hands of.” Steve Beneventine, Managing Partner added.