Rudolf Zak, DPM, is a podiatrist specializing in foot and ankle and joint replacement at Mercer-Bucks Orthopaedics, with offices in Hamilton, Lawrenceville, and Marlton, New Jersey, and Langhorne, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Zak was born in Kiev, Ukraine, and came to the United States in 1977. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York, where he attended Midwood High School. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in athletic training from Northeastern University in 1998.
Dr. Zak earned his medical degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and completed his residency at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey.
He is board-certified in foot surgery and rear foot and ankle reconstructive surgery.
He has served on the interview panel for the residency program at Cooper University Hospital and Virtua Health in New Jersey. He also supervises third-year surgical residents from Virtua Health who rotate with him for one year.
Dr. Zak sees patients with podiatric concerns, from pediatrics to the elderly. His interests are performing surgery of the foot and ankle, specifically arthroscopic procedures and reconstruction.
He is one of the only physicians in New Jersey who performs total ankle replacements.