Our Staff

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

 

Lee M. Hoffman, D.P.M.

Diploma: Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, 1977
School: Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine
Certifications: American Board Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS)

Dr. Hoffman has been a private practice physician for almost 38 years.  He is Board Certified in Podiatric Surgery, Quality Assurance and Wound Care; a member of the Michigan and American Podiatric Medical Associations; certified nationally as a review physician; a consultant for workers’ compensation claims; peer reviewer for multiple insurance companies; and is actively involved with residency training programs at many area hospitals. 

Memberships:

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Michigan Podiatric Medical Association

Locations:  West Bloomfield,  Berkley

Alan J. Schram, D.P.M.

Diploma: Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, 1986
School: Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
Certifications: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS)

Dr. Schram has been in private practice for almost 28 years.  He is Board Certified in Podiatric Surgery; a member of the Michigan and American Podiatric Medical Associations; national lecturer; peer reviewer for multiple insurance companies; podiatric expert witness; and actively involved with residency training at many area hospitals.

Memberships:

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Michigan Podiatric Medical Association
  • Michigan Peer Review Organization
  • American Diabetes Association

Locations: West BloomfieldAllen Park

Dr. Hilary Rosenthal, D.P.M.

Diploma: Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
School: Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
Certifications: American Board of Podiatric Surgery 

Dr. Rosenthal specializes in treating an array of foot and ankle problems for all age groups, including those problems specific to older adults and those with diabetes. She uses the latest techniques in treating foot and ankle problems due to conditions such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Dr. Rosenthal also treats many sports injuries like sprains and fractures. She focuses on helping her patients understand the nature of their injuries and the best treatments. She provides patients with both surgical and nonsurgical treatments for problems like ingrown toenails and heel spurs. When necessary, Dr. Rosenthal can prescribe orthotics to correct foot and ankle problems.

Dr. Rosenthal is a graduate of the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago. She completed a residency in Podiatric Medicine and Podiatric Surgery at Botsford Hospital. She is board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.

Dr. Rosenthal is affiliated with Botsford Hospital and HealthMatch.

Location: West Bloomfield

Dr. Jeffery Schwalb, D.P.M.

Diploma: Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Certifications: American Board of Podiatric Medicine
Hospital Privileges: St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital

Dr. Schwalb provides general podiatry and complete foot and ankle care, including wound and ulcer care, diabetic foot care. His practice participates in the Medicare Diabetic Shoe Program.

Location: West Bloomfield



Our West Bloomfield Office Staff:

Maxine -   Front Office Receptionist and Medical Asistant
Welcoming all patients to our office, her specialty is helping all patients in scheduling appointments, insurance referrals and insurance concerns. She also assists the doctors in the back office with patient care.

Mariam - Front  Office Receptionist
Responsible for greeting patients and taking any necessary information. She also answers calls, schedules appointments, updates charts, and guides patients to their treatment rooms. 

Tanya, Dannie and Maxine- Medical Assistants
Responsible for a variety of patient care requirements, they are happy to help you throughout your visit including taking x-rays, updating your medical history, casting for custom orthotics, assisting the doctor and fitting for diabetic shoes and medical equipment.

Dannie - Front Office and Medical Assistant
Dannie is a liaison between the doctors and insurance companies, hospitals, surgery appointments, and testing facilities. She also assists the doctor in the back office with patient care.

Brenda - Insurance Biller and Account Manager
Our expert in submitting your insurance claims, all efforts are made to resolve your claim in the most expedient manner possible. Should you have an account question, this is the person to call and direct your inquiries.

Mary - Executive Administrator, PMAC
Working in the podiatric field for over 34 years, she is responsible for administrative functions, accounting, correspondence, credentialing and serves as the HIPPA compliance Officer for this office.


 

Our Berkley Office Staff:

Mary -Executive Administrator, PMAC
For more than 34 years, she has worked for the doctors in the West Bloomfield and Berkley offices. Mary is responsible for administrative functions and serve as the HIPPA compliance Officer. 

Darcy - Office Manager, PMAC,  Berkley Office
Working in this office for over 20 years, Darcy can be found in many areas. Her specialty is insurance and she is happy to help with any patient insurance issue or questions.