About Dr. Koppel

Dr Koppel has lived in Gainesville FL since 1995. He has two children. Outside of his family and practice, he enjoys scuba diving, playing golf, and collecting and occasionally drinking wine.Dr Koppel Gainesville Podiatrist



Family Podiatry, PA: Owner/President
500 NW 43rd St. Suite 2
Gainesville, FL. 32607
Providing both surgical and non-surgical treatment for all foot and ankle conditions.

Advanced Venous Solutions: Owner/President
500 NW 43rd St. Suite 2
Gainesville, FL. 32607
The area’s only VNUS center of excellence. Offering treatment for painful leg swelling, venous insufficiency and varicose veins.


Beth Israel Hospital
70 Parker Avenue
Passaic, N.J. 07055
Podiatric Surgical Residency: 7/94-8/95

Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center
3 Cooper Plaza, Suite 411
Camden, N.J. 08103
Rotating Podiatric Residency: 7/93-6/94


Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
Eighth at Race Street. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree: June, 1993

University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology: December, 1988

Board Certification

American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Certified in foot surgery: June 1997
Recertified: to June 2017

Hospital Privileges

North Florida Regional Medical Center
Gainesville, FL: 11/95-present


Board Member: Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine: 3/2010-present

President North Central Component of the Florida Podiatric Medical Asscociation 1/2008 -3/2010

Member: North Florida Regional Wound Care Center 1996-2009

Diplomat: American Board of Podiatric Surgeons

Member: Florida Podiatric Medical Association

Member: American Podiatric Medical Association

Fellow: American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons


Podiatry Services

  • Comprehensive care of foot and ankle disorders
  • Lower extremity vascular evaluations
  • Diabetic foot care
  • Surgical and non-surgical treatment of athletic injuries, bunions, hammertoes, corns and calluses
  • Custom molded orthotics
  • Diabetic shoe program
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Work related injuries
  • Minor in-office surgical procedures
  • X-rays in office
  • Diabetic limb salvage
  • Ulcers and wound care

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