About Dr. Oshiokpekhai
Dr. Kevin Oshiokpekhai, DPM, AACFAS, is a podiatric physician with a deep-rooted passion for healing and a commitment to his community. Raised in Hillside, New Jersey, Dr. Oshiokpekhai’s journey into the world of podiatry was inspired by childhood visits to his uncle’s clinic, where he witnessed the transformative power of foot and ankle care. His own triumph over a fractured left ankle during a high school football game further fueled his determination to positively impact patients’ lives through medicine.
A graduate of Rutgers University with a degree in Biological Sciences, Dr. Oshiokpekhai earned his doctorate in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia. He honed his skills during a rigorous 3-year foot and ankle surgical residency at Jefferson Northeast in Philadelphia, where he garnered recognition as resident of the year for two consecutive years and earned the esteemed role of chief resident.
Driven by a thirst for knowledge, he pursued a Reconstructive Foot and Ankle surgical fellowship in Columbus, Ohio, under the guidance of the Foot & Ankle Specialist of Central Ohio. His expertise flourished as he mastered forefoot and rearfoot reconstructive surgery, arthroscopic and minimally invasive techniques, charcot reconstruction, external fixation, and total ankle replacements. Dr. Oshiokpekhai’s dedication to advancing podiatric medicine is evident through his research contributions featured in podiatry journals and posters at national podiatric conferences.
Dr. Oshiokpekhai’s proficiency spans a broad spectrum, from addressing deformities to orchestrating intricate post-traumatic reconstructions that restore weight-bearing capabilities. His holistic approach encompasses a repertoire of techniques, including minimally-invasive surgeries, external fixation, arthroscopy, ligament reconstruction, and fracture care. He is an expert in conditions ranging from bunions and hammertoes to ingrown nails, diabetic ulcers, plantar fasciitis, peripheral nerve injuries, and congenital foot issues.
Dr. Oshiokpekhai is a firm advocate of preventive medicine, he takes time to educate his patients and their families about the origins of their conditions and the importance of proper management. His goal is to provide outstanding patient care beyond their expectations with an unwavering commitment to optimal healing, function, and mobility. Dr. Oshiokpekhai embodies the essence of a compassionate and dedicated podiatric professional.
When not caring for his patients, Dr. Oshiokpekhai enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, jogging, sports events, photography, music, and cooking.