40 Ferry Street, Newark, NJ 07105 (973) 309-7641

Trusted Triple Board Certified Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgeon in Newark, NJ

Dr. Totten has over 30 years of experience in comprehensive medical and surgical orthopedic care of the foot, ankle and lower leg

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Our staff speaks both Spanish and Portuguese to best serve patients.

Reputation for Excellence

Specializing in foot, ankle and lower leg surgery - children and adults as well treating orthopedic bio mechanical abnormalities including flat feet affecting the foot, ankle, leg, knee and lower back.

Foot Care for Every Member of Your Family

Providing infant, children and adults of all ages the highest quality of care with a professional friendly staff.

40 Ferry Street
Newark, NJ 07105

Welcome to Foot and Ankle Specialists of NJ, LLC
The office of Dr. James C. Totten, DPM

Board Certified in Foot Surgery by American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Board Certified in Reconstructive Rearfoot / Ankle Surgery by American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Board Certified by American Board of Podiatric Medicine

At Foot and Ankle Specialists of NJ, LLC, our distinguished podiatrist, Dr. James Totten, is trained and experienced in the treatment of issues affecting the foot, ankle and related structures of the leg. Having established a reputation for providing the highest quality of podiatric care, Dr. Totten is recognized by his patients and medical peers for his outstanding clinical skills and vast knowledge of the most effective and advanced methods of care.

As your family’s trusted podiatrist in Newark, Dr. Totten offers a comprehensive range of treatment options to address a wide spectrum of foot and ankle disorders. Welcoming patients of all ages for care, Dr. Totten and his experienced office team provide skilled and compassionate treatment to alleviate the symptoms of painful foot conditions and injuries as well as address the many problems associated with improper foot mechanics and consequences of systemic medical conditions like diabetes and arthritis on foot health.

With the overall well being of his patients as a top priority, Dr. Totten’s goal is to eliminate disease and to restore comfort and improve mobility for pediatric and adult patients at every stage of life. Whether a patient requires treatment for an ingrown toenail, plantar warts, painful heel conditions, sprains, fractures, wound care, or more complex reconstructive foot and ankle procedures, Dr. Totten is well equipped to provide all types of non-surgical and surgical care.

Foot and Ankle Specialists of NJ, your trusted podiatrist in Newark, accepts most insurance plans, so patients can begin care without added stress or delay. Conveniently located in the North Ironbound area of Newark, NJ the office is just a short walk from the Newark, NJ train and bus station. For patients arriving by car, discounted parking is available in the parking lot across the street from the office. Dr. Totten and his staff are all fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.


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Office Hours
Day Open Close
Monday 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am 12:00 pm

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Our Expertise

Below is a list of just some of the services we offer in-office.
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Foot & Ankle Fracture care

An ankle or foot fracture is a painful and debilitating injury that impairs mobility and disrupts normal daily activities.

Pediatric / Adult Flatfoot

A flat foot condition exists when there is a marked flattening or lowering of the longitudinal arch. The foot actually appears collapsed in the midsection area and during walking or standing.

Achilles Tendonitis

The Achilles tendon is the thickened cord or fibrous band that runs down the back of one’s leg and attaches to the heel bone.

Orthotic Treatment

Foot orthotics are supportive devices that are designed specifically for the purpose of controlling foot motion, improving one's postural stability, reducing shock impact, and/or improving weight distribution.

Sinus Tarsi Implant Surgery

Sinus tarsi implant surgery is a minimally invasive procedure designed to address excessive pronation of the subtalar joint, which is the articulation between the talus bone (ankle bone) and the calcaneus (heel bone).

Patient Reviews

Patient Reviews
"Dr. Totten is a very friendly man. He takes his time with his patients and he's very very welcoming. His staff is very respectful and very professional. And the environment is very neat. I totally recommend him. "
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James G.

"Great foot doctor! Listened to my worries, and gave me a thorough explanation and suggestions. "
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Katy H.

"Awesome Doctor!!!! Dr Totten is very compassionate, listens to your needs and concerns. He did surgery on my foot and all went smoothly"
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Tim P.

"Everyone is very helpful and will listen to what has happened in your situation. Each person is there to make sure that your visit goes smoothly."
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40 Ferry Street
Newark, NJ 07105
(973) 309-7641

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