*The scope of practice in the state of Maryland is:
bones of the foot and ankle and soft tissue below the mid calf.
TOP REASONS THAT YOU SHOULD MAKE US YOUR LOWER EXTREMITY DOCTORS
BECAUSE YOU DESERVE THE BEST!
- All of our doctors take call for trauma, fractures of the foot and ankle and emergencies at Frederick Memorial Hospital emergency room and the hospital operating room 24 hours a day, seven days a week
- several emergency appointment slots are reserved in our office schedule each day in order to provide care when it is needed most urgently.
- We communicate directly with your primary care doctor and other specialists as needed by sending reports and calling them directly, if needed, to ensure that you are recieving the best care
- provide wound care and limb salvage services at the Frederick Memorial Hospital Wound Care Center.
- Verify your insurance ahead of your visit so you know if there will be any charges will be upfront
- Full-service: over-the-counter and custom braces and shoes for any and all lower extremity problems
- In House Store foot product and shoe store: OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
- Electronic Medical Records
- Digital X-Rays
- Diagnostic Ultrasound
- Keriflex, nail replacement system
- PRP, Platelet Rich Plasma, Stem Cell Therapy
- If there is an item that you are unable to find in our in-house store, ask the Doctors or Cory, our Office Administrator and we will try to find it for you.
At Frederick Foot & Ankle Specialists, we strive to provide the best, most comprehensive lower extremity care and services available today!
Brenna Steinberg, DPM, FACFAS
Dr. Brenna Steinberg founded Frederick Foot & Ankle Specialists in 1999. She majored in Biology at Virginia Commonwealth University before receiving her Doctorate from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1995.
Dr. Steinberg completed her post graduate residency program in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Wycoff Heights Medicine Center in Brooklyn, New York. She went on to complete a second year of surgical training, specializing in foot and ankle reconstruction and plastic surgery at Coast Plaza Doctors Hospital in Norwalk, California.
She has been in private practice for 14 years, having first practiced as an associate of Dr. Edward Gordon in Warren, Michigan from 1997-1999. While in private practice with Dr. Gordon, she served on the teaching staff of St. John Macomb residency program and Bicounty Hosptital in Detroit for two years prior to establishing Frederick Foot & Ankle Specialists, P.C.
Dr. Steinberg has 2 wonderful daughers: Alex, 8 and Gaby, 4.
Chief of Podiatry, Frederick Memorial Hospital
Active Staff with Admitting Privleges: Frederick Memorial Hospital
Active Staff, Thomas Johnson Surgery Center
Professional Honors and Achievements:
Board Certified: Foot Surgery by the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons 2003
Recertified: Foot Surgery by the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons until 2023
Fellow: American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
- American Podiatric Medical Association
- American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management
- American College of Podopediatrics
Dr. Yenisey Yanes
Dr. Yenisey Yanes graduated salutatorian from Hialeah Miami Lakes Senior High School in Miami, Florida. Dr. Yanes then went on to college where she received a major in Biology and a minor in Chemistry from the University of Miami in 2002. Dr. Yanes received her doctorate from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami Shores, Florida in 2006.
Dr. Yanes completed three years of surgical residency in Podiatric Medicine and Foot and Ankle Surgery at Kendall Regional Medical Center in Miami, Florida. Dr. Yanes special areas of interest are foot and ankle trauma, diabetic limb salvage, and reconstructions.
Dr. Yanes serves as the Staff Podiatrist/Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgeon at Frederick Memorial Hospital Skin and Wound Care Center.
Dr. Yanes is also bilingual in Spanish.
Dr. Nikki Ho
Dr. Nga Ho is a native Marylander who grew up in Gaithersburg, MD. Dr. Ho graduated from Quince Orchard High School where she played girls and coed varsity volleyball. Dr. Ho obtained her BS in biochemistry at the University of Maryland at College Park in 2003 and is a huge Maryland Terrapins fan. Dr. Ho spent a post graduate year working at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. She then went on to receive her doctorate in 2008 from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Ho is a graduate of a 3 year surgical residency program where she served as Chief Resident at the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. Dr. Ho is also bilingual in English and Vietnamese.
Frederick Foot & Ankle Specialists, P.C. offers a full array of podiatric services to help you maintain healthy feet. You can read more on this page about specific services and visit our patient education page as well for more information.
Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be stretched or torn. If not properly treated, ankle sprains could develop into long-term problems. Read More...
Bunions are misaligned big toe joints that can become swollen and tender, causing the first joint of the big toe to slant outward, and the second joint to angle toward the other toes. Read More...
Flat feet are a common condition. In infants and toddlers, the longitudinal arch is not developed and flat feet are normal. The arch develops in childhood, and by adulthood, most people have developed normal arches. Read More...
Hammertoe is a deformity of the second, third or fourth toes. In this condition, the toe is bent at the middle joint, resembling a hammer. Left untreated, hammertoes can become inflexible and require surgery
Diabetes and Your Feet
With a diabetic foot, a wound as small as a blister from wearing a shoe that's too tight can cause a lot of damage. Diabetes decreases blood flow, so injuries are slow to heal.Read More...
Plantar fasciitis (or heel pain) is commonly traced to an inflammation on the bottom of the foot. Our practice can evaluate arch pain, and may prescribe customized shoe inserts called orthoses to help alleviate the pain. Read More...
Corns and calluses are protective layers of compacted, dead skin cells. They are caused by repeated friction from skin rubbing against bony areas or against an irregularity in a shoe. Corns ordinarily form on the toes and calluses on the soles of the feet.
A chronic infection caused by various types of fungus, Athlete's foot is often spread in places where people go barefoot such as public showers or swimming pools.
75 Thomas Johnson Drive
Frederick, MD 21702
3430 Worthington Blvd.,
Urbana, MD 21704
(301) 874-2953 (fax)