Foot Health Centers, LLC
Metairie, LA 70001
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Dr. Robert Kadish
Metairie, LA PodiatristFoot Health Centers, LLC
Dr. Kadish was educated at Loyola for his undergraduate studies where he recieved an award for Excellence and Leadership in the Community. After only 3 years of undergraduate work he was accepted to the oldest and most presigous and longest running podiatry school in the country, Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 1991. After graduating in 1995 he went on to do his residency at Mercy Hospital in Detroit, MI. Upon completion of his residency with extensive training in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery he moved to Louisiana in 1997 and has been practicing in Metairie and LaPlace.
During the past 15 years of practice, Dr. Kadish had been Chief of Podiatry at Tulane (Lakeside Campus) and been assistant residency director helping to train future podiatric surgeons at Tulane and Ochsner Hospitals. He is Board Certified in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery since 2004. He has completed a Micro Surgical Nerve Course under the training of Dr. Lee Dellon, a world renoun specialist on nerve surgery and plastic surgery from Johns Hopkins University, to help treat Peripheral Diabetic Neuropathy as well as Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome using the 4 tunnel release.
He is a member of the American Diabetes Association, the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Louisiana Podiatric Medical Association, the American Board of Lower Extremity Surgeons, the American College of Orthopedics and Medicine and has served on the Executive Board of the Louisiana Podiatric Medical Association as Member-at-Large and as Secretary of the State Association.
Beth Kadish-Office Manager
Beth has been in the medical field for the past 7 years and helped run one of the busiest Dental practices in Southern, FL before moving to New Orleans. She is dedicated to making your experience at Foot Health Center unforgettable. Her mission is to make every patient feel comfortable and welcomed, making your visit with us truly extraordinary. Beth feels that patient satisfaction is our top priority. She invites all patients to discover why Foot Health Center is truly a boutique practice, where the patient is never rushed and always feels well taken care of like family.
Faith Giordano -Billing Manager
Faith has been working in healthcare for over 30 years and has been with Foot Health Centers since the begining, coding and biling insurances. She was certified (CPC) in 1983 as a Coding/Billing Specialist and has been recently certified to perform MLS Laser Therapy. She is an invaluable resource in our practice.
Chantell Ballas-Medical Office Assistant and Back Office Supervisor
Chantelle has over 10 years experience in the podiatric medical field. She's been working with Dr. Kadish since 2011 and is a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Chantelle is also certified in MLS Laser Therapy and in the use of the Cutera Genesis Plus Laser. Her other duties include assisting with minor Podiatric Procedures in the office and supervising the back office staff. Chantelle is a valued member of the Foot Health Center Staff.
Debbie Bordley-Medical Office Assistant and Laser Technologist
Debbie is an office assitant with over 17 years of experience dealing with patients of all ages. She is Certified in CPR, as well as the use of our new MLS laser and use of the Cutera Genesis Plus Laser and is our laser specialist. Debbie assists Dr. Kadish with minor in office procedures and helps to keep things running smoothly to make your experience at Foot Health Centers as pleasant as possible.