About us

The Practice

Dr. Sooy standing behind reception desk holding a cup of coffee

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

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. 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 & Tues: 9-5
Wed: 9-6
Thur & Fri: Closed