Frederick N. Fedorchak, DPM

Frederick N. Fedorchak, DPM

Foot & Ankle Surgeon

Dr. Frederick Fedorchak was born and raised in Gary, Indiana and attended Indiana University Northwest, graduating with Honors. He taught Human Anatomy and Physiology as an Associate Faculty Member of the Indiana University School of Medicine and School of Nursing. He has also published four articles in Migraine Headache Therapy. He was the first Podiatrist in Northwest Indiana trained in Swiss AO Techniques of Bone Surgery, which allow for less pain and a quicker return to normal activity with the use of internal fixation (screws & plates). Dr. Fedorchak has performed surgery on patients from as far away as India, Germany, England, and Austria, and has patients from 37 of the continental United States. He performed a surgical repair on the Queen of England’s cousin’s ankle after two failed surgeries in Europe. He has also done surgeries on an Austrian Princess and a top interior designer from London, England. Dr. Fedorchak has been an expert witness in many personal injury legal cases. He brings a world-class surgical practice right here to Northwest Indiana.

Office Locations

3215 Willowcreek Rd
Portage, IN 4636899


  • Undergraduate – Indiana University, Northwest, Gary, IN
  • Medical – Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Residency: Foot & Ankle Surgery – University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, South Bend Osteopathic Hospital, South Bend, IN
  • Fellowship: Ankle Surgery – Denver Hospital for Specialized Surgery, Denver CO

Board Certification

  • Foot & Ankle Surgeon

Areas of Specialty

  • Plantar Fasciitis Conservative Non Surgical Care
  • Bunion & Hammertoe Correction & Treatment
  • Painful Neuroma Conservative Non-Surgical treatment
  • Flat Foot Surgical Reconstruction & Conservative Care
  • Weak Ankle Syndrome & Chronic Ankle Sprains
  • Fractures of the Foot & Ankle
  • Ankle Ligament Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Foot & Ankle Orthopedic Care
  • Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Painless Surgery is our Specialty
  • Education of the patient concerning the cause of their problem

Specialty Procedures

Academic Appointment