About us

The Practice

Dr. Allyson Bress, DPM and Dr. Richard Sooy, DPM

(L) Dr. Allyson R. Bress DPM and (R) Dr. Richard M. Sooy DPM

Family Footcare Specialist, LLC, has been serving the community of Pennsville for over 20 years.  We strive to provide the best foot and ankle care for all of our patients and tailor treatments to each individual’s specific needs.  We treat all ages from pediatrics to geriatrics and everyone in between!

We specialize in:

  • Diabetic/preventative foot care
  • Ingrown nails
  • Corns/calluses
  • Arthritis
  • Heel pain/heel spurs
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Ankle pain
  • Fungal toenails
  • Fracture care of the foot and ankle
  • Sports injuries of the lower extremity
  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Plantar warts
  • Tendonitis
  • Custom orthotics
  • Diabetic shoes
Dr. Allyson Bress, DPM smiling during foot examination

You’ll find Dr. Bress very friendly and comfortable to be with!

Dr. Allyson Bress, DPM

Dr. Allyson Bress, DPM, is a native South Jersey resident, hailing from Mullica Hill, NJ and is very excited to return to the area and serve the community. She completed her undergraduate studies at Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ where she earned two Bachelor’s degrees in Biochemistry and Chemistry.  She then attended Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine to earn her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine degree.  She completed a three year Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency at Bryn Mawr Hospital/Main Line Health Systems in Bryn Mawr, PA where in her third year, she was named Chief Resident.  Dr. Bress specializes in diabetic and preventative foot care, forefoot and rearfoot reconstructive surgeries, sports medicine injuries, fracture care, wound/ulcer care and multiple other areas of podiatric medicine. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with her family and friends, walking her two dogs (a Beagle and Husky mix!), rooting for the Philles, reading, watching movies, and traveling.

Dr. Richard M. Sooy DPM standing in office with mug

A characteristic view of Dr. Sooy, coffee mug in hand!

Dr. Richard Sooy, DPM

Dr. Richard Sooy, DPM, has been serving the area of Pennsville, NJ as a podiatric physician for roughly 30 years.  He was born and raised in Pennsville, NJ and enjoys giving back to the community.  Dr. Sooy attended Glassboro State College (now Rowan University) where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. He then served our country in the United States Air Force for three years.  Upon return, he decided to continue his studies at the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine to earn his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine degree. He completed his residency in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Kennedy Hospital Health Systems in NJ.   After this, he began practicing and eventually opened his own office in Pennsville, NJ where continues to practice to this day.  When he is not in the office, Dr. Sooy enjoys watching baseball, supporting his beloved Notre Dame sports, and hanging around the Italian Kitchen.

Family Footcare
Specialist Inc.

264 South Broadway
Pennsville, NJ  08070

856.678.4050 (fax)


Mon: 9-6
Tues: 9-4
Wed: 9-7
Thur: 9-4
Fri: Closed