Welcome

Welcome! The podiatry professionals at Brookwood Foot Care are pleased to welcome you to our practice. We want all our patients to be informed decision makers and fully understand any health issues you face. That's why we've developed a web site loaded with valuable information about podiatry and podiatric problems and treatments. We encourage you to visit this site whenever you have concern about your feet.

Our web site also provides you with background about our physician, staff, office hours, insurance policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our office in Birmingham and other useful information. We want you to feel confident that when you choose Brookwood Foot Care, you're working with a doctor and other professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring.

Please take a few moments to look through this site to get a better feel for Brookwood Foot Care's capabilities and services. We also invite you to email or call our office at any time to ask any questions. Thank you.


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Contact Us

To get in touch with us, give us a call at (205) 822-2116
Fax: (205) 979-9422

Dr. John Calcatera
Podiatrist - Birmingham
Brookwood Foot Care 1009 Montgomery Highway Birmingham, AL35216

Meet the Doctor

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  • Dr. John Calcatera

    Dr. Calcatera is a native of Buffalo, New York. He attended the State University of New York at Buffalo where he received his BA Degree with cum laude honors in biology. In 1981, Read more

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  • Podiatry Stockings

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  • Sports Injuries

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am-3:15 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-2:30 pm

Wednesday:

No Appointments

Thursday:

7:30 am-2:30 pm

Friday:

No Appointments

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed