Podiatrist Staff

All our professionals at Advanced Foot and Ankle Center maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in Podiatry.

Raymond A. Dipretoro Jr., DPM FACFAS

Raymond A. DiPretoro Jr., DPM FACFAS

Advanced Foot and Ankle Center

Professional Goals
  • To provide patients with the most advanced diagnostic and surgical techniques for the disorders of the foot and ankle in a comfortable and enjoyable environment!
  • To provide patients and referring physicians with a level of service above and beyond their expectations.

Professional Background

  • The Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science, B.S. 1985.
  • Temple School of Podiatric Medicine, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, (DPM) 1990 .
  • Podiatric Surgical Residency, Riverside Hopital/Christiana Hospital, 1990-1991.


  • Board Certified—American Board of Podiatric Surgery.
  • Fellow—American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Excellence in Wound Care

  • Christiana Care Wound Care Center, Active staff member.
  • Specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of complex wounds involving the foot and ankle.

Active in Our Community

  • Chief of Podiatric Surgical Service— Christiana Care Health System, 2005-2013.
  • Residency Director—Christiana Care Podiatric Surgical Residency, serving to educate young surgeons on the most advanced techniques in foot and ankle surgery. 2002-2005, 2014-present.
  • President of the American Diabetes Association- 1997.
  • Co-chair of “Diabetes in Delaware” a professional education seminar, 1997-2013.
  • President of Delaware Podiatric Medical Association, 1994-2002, actice member.
  • Active speaker throughout Delaware on such topics as: Foot and Ankle Surgery; Complex Wound Care Management; Prevention of Diabetic Foot Complications; Work and Sports Injuries.
  • "Top Docs", voted Top Doc for Podiatry in the Delaware Today magazine, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020.


Aabha M. Suchak, DPM, AACFA, CWS

Aabha M. Suchak, DPM, AACFAS, CWS

Advanced Foot and Ankle Center

Professional Goals

  • To provide exceptional care and treatment in a timely manner, individualized to each patient's needs and goals.

Professional Background

  • Purdue University, B.S. 2007.    
  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, D.P.M., 2011.
  • Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency, Christiana Care, 2011-2014.  Chief Resident, 2013-2014.


  • Certified Wound Specialist -CWS- American Board of Wound Management, 2015.
  • American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery - ABFAS- 2014.

Active in our Community

  • American College of Foot And Ankle Surgeons, 2014-present.
  • Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Society, 2014-present.
  • Rubin Institute for Advanced Pediatric Orthopedics, Baltimore, MD, 2010.
  • American Podiatric Medical Student Association, 2007-2011.
  • American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, 2007-2011.
  • Kappa Tau Episilon, 2007-2011
  • American Association of Women Podiatrist, 2007-2011
  • Christiana Care Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program, Teaching Staff, 2018-present.
  • Delaware Podiatric Medical Association, President-Elect, 2019-present.

Contact us 

Please call us at (302) 355-0056.
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Our Locations

Newark, DE Podiatrist
Advanced Foot and Ankle Center - Neuroscience & Surgery Institute of DE.
774 Christiana Road, Suite #105, Newark, DE 19713
(302) 355-0056

Wilmington Office
1415 Foulk Road, Suite #101, Foulkstone Plaza, Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 355-0056

Middletown Office
Middletown Medical Center 210 Cleaver Farm Road Building B, Suite 2 Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 355-0056