Dr. Edward Lang, Our Chief Podiatric Surgeon
Dr. Edward Lang, a native New Orleanian, attended Brother Martin High School and the prestigious Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine ( Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine ), where he received his doctorate in Podiatric Medicine and had the privilege of studying surgery under the direction of Gerard V. Yu, a pioneer in the art of podiatric surgery. Dr. Lang continued his education in an intensive preceptorship with a concentration in rear and forefoot surgery and diabetic wound care. He also completed an intensive surgical externship with Dr. Joseph Addante, a world-renowned leader in the field of podiatric medicine.
For over twenty years, Dr. Edward Lang has had the privilege of providing the New Orleans, Metairie, and Slidell communities with the highest quality of podiatric foot care. Dr. Lang is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association ( APMA ) and the Louisiana Podiatric Medical Association ( LPMA ). He is a Fellow with the American Professional Wound Care Association ( APWCA ). He is board certified in podiatric medicine and surgery, a diplomat in wound care, and a diplomat of the American Board of Lower Extremity Surgery ( ABLES ). Dr. Lang is the former host of WBYU's popular talk radio show Footnotes .
Angela Lang - Managing Partner
Whether it’s keeping the practice running behind the scenes or meeting and greeting patients, Angela is not only Dr. Lang’s wife, she is the business end of our operation./p>
Angela and Dr. Lang began New Orleans Podiatry Associates over twenty years ago. As Dr. Lang treated patients in their new practice, Angela assisted her husband, answered phones, and served as the billing specialist.
The practice has certainly grown in the many years since they opened New Orleans Podiatry Associates, but Angela remains committed to maintaining a small practice environment.
“We want every patient to feel like family from the moment they reach out and call our office. All who walk through our door should feel comfortable asking questions and never feel rushed or confused about their treatment plans."
If you have questions or concerns about your NOPA experience, Angela is always available to listen and implement the changes that you feel will make our practice better.
Stacie L. - Chief Medical Assistant
With over ten years' experience in the medical field, Stacie, a diabetic shoe specialist, is an integral member of our NOPA team. Stacie is Dr. Lang's chief medical assistant and a specialist in custom-made orthotics. This talented mother of two will gently and patiently take your vitals, snap that perfect picture of your foot and ankle with our state-of-the-art imaging techniques, review and explain your treatment plan, and assist you with all of your post-surgical care needs.
Jeanne - Billing Specialist
With over fifteen years of medical insurance experience, Jeanne brings a wealth of knowledge to the NOPA team. When it comes to your insurance billing,Jeanne functions not only as coding specialist, but as an intermediary between you and your insurance provider to ensure your claims are processed accurately and efficiently. She is always readily available to answer any of your insurance, claims or billing questions. Jeanne is the busy mother to two precious little ones, and can be found boating or basking in the NOLA sun on any given weekend.
Jo-el Insurance Specialist
A true fan of the Pelicans and Saints, Jo-el is our New Orleans gal, born and raised. A graduate from Louise S. McGehee School Class of 2011, Jo-el started as an office assistant during the summers of her high school career, and is now your go to insurance verification specialist. Call our office and be greeted by her cheerful voice as she provides you the means to schedule an appointment, answer all of your questions, and direct you to another member of our staff as needed.
Zamira: Medical Assistant
Originally a California native, Zamira is our up and coming medical assistant. With over seven years of experience in the medical field, she is prepared to answer any questions you may have regarding your podiatric care plan. Certified in Nursing (arts and science) by the University of California, Zamira is prepared to assist Dr. Lang and the NOPA team with all of your foot and ankle healthcare needs; from answering questions regarding your office visit to providing insightful explanations behind many of our cutting edge treatment and care options.
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