KINETIC FOOT & ANKLE

"MOVEMENT IS MEDICINE"

THE PRACTICE

“Movement is Medicine”... Our philosophy, no matter one’s age. We firmly believe that health and well-being begins with a strong foundation and that form and function of the human body starts from the ground up. Our practice’s mission is to restore your functionality and quality of life so that you can return to normal activities as quickly as possible.

 

We are surgically trained but conservatively minded. Your best interest is at the focal point of each and every treatment course.

 

Our team strives to provide an unparalleled patient experience. We are currently accepting new patients and are available seven days a week.

ABOUT

Dr. Rico Visperas

| Board Certified Podiatrist | Foot & Ankle Surgery | CrossFit Level One Trainer | 

Dr. Rico Visperas takes pride in delivering the highest quality patient experience. His treatment philosophy centers on keeping patients actively involved, well-educated, highly motivated, and aware of all available treatment options to fit one’s lifestyle. He seeks to optimize patient outcomes by integrating traditional methodologies with the latest advancements all while providing first-class care.

 

Dr. Visperas, a Filipino-American, was raised in nearby Clifton, New Jersey. He graduated with honors from Kean University and earned his medical degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine.

 

Upon graduation, Dr. Visperas completed a comprehensive three-year surgical residency program at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (now Englewood Health). He is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine, trained in Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy by the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and a specialist in Bloodless Medicine. His clinical interests include Sports & Performing Arts Medicine, Reconstructive Surgery, Trauma, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Regenerative Medicine, Preventative Medicine, Wound Care, and Diabetic Limb Salvage.

Dr. Visperas firmly believes in promoting a healthy and active lifestyle to combat chronic diseases. He is a seasoned CrossFit Athlete and CrossFit Level One Trainer. While competing in the Doctor's Division of the "CrossFit Open," he ranked consecutively in the Top Ten in New Jersey and in the Top Fifty in the North East Region. He takes pride in being recognized as being one of New Jersey’s “Fittest Doctors” and hopes to use it as an inspiration for his own patients.

 

During his free time, Dr. Visperas enjoys playing an active role in the community. He was appointed to the Little Falls Senior Citizen Advisory Board and enjoys coaching youth sports for the Little Falls Athletic Club. In addition, he is a member of Little Falls Lodge #154 of Free and Accepted Masons.

 

Dr. Visperas and his wife, Eva Salierno Visperas, have been residents of Little Falls since his time in medical school. They have two sons, Jack and Dean.  

PATIENT INFORMATION

SERVICES

ACCEPTED INSURANCES

We accept plans from most insurance carriers.  Our staff is willing to help you understand your coverage and/or associated costs. We also accept HSA and flexible spending accounts.

 

No insurance? Do not hesitate to contact us for further details regarding our private pay fee schedule. Call our office for further details.

 

NEW PATIENTS

We encourage you to either complete registration on the patient portal  or download the “New Patient Forms."


 

PATIENT PORTAL 

Take advantage of the Patient Portal which allows one to
           - Pay a balance

           - Schedule/view an appointment

           - Complete “New Patient Registration”

  • Ankle Pain / Instability

  • Arthritis   

  • Athletic Injuries/Sports Medicine

  • Bunions and Hammertoes

  • Corns and Calluses

  • Diabetic Foot Care

  • Fractures and Dislocations

  • General Foot Pain

  • Heel Pain

  • Ingrown Toenails & Skin Infections

  • Limb Salvage

  • Nail Disorders

  • Nerve Pain 

  • Orthopedic Issues  

  • Pediatric Foot Pain & Deformities

  • Performing Arts Injuries

  • Peripheral Vascular Issues

  • Wound Care

KINETIC AESTHETICS

Medical Spa Services

MEDICAL-GRADE PEDICURE

A specialized skin and nail treatment performed by a licensed podiatrist. This sterile procedure focuses on the aesthetic treatment of the foot and toenails. All instruments are processed and sanitized in the same manner as operative instruments providing you with peace of mind.

 

The doctor will focus on removing painful and unsightly corns, calluses, dry skin, and restoring your heels leaving them “baby smooth.” During the proper trimming and contouring of the nails, an evaluation and preventative screening of your cuticles, nail bed, and nail plate will be performed. Rest assured, you will be devoid of painful ingrown toenails and skin infections.  

 

This differs from a traditional nail salon pedicure as there is no unsanitary soaking and massaging of your feet. Instead, this “dry” skin and nail technique leaves your feet feeling refreshed and healthy.

This treatment is finished off by a certified nail technician. You may bring your own polish or choose from our selection of Dr.'s Remedy anti-fungal polish that is formulated to keep your nails healthy. If you choose to use our colors, we do not redip the brush and continue to maintain sterile practices with the polish. 

PRICE: $65

KINETICURE

This dry pedicure and non-invasive service is performed by our licensed nail technician under the supervision of our board-certified podiatrist. All instruments and techniques are processed and sanitized in the same manner as surgical instruments. You may bring your own polish or choose from the selection of our Dr.'s Remedy anti-fungal polish that is formulated to keep your nails healthy. If you choose to use our colors, we do not redip the brush and continue to maintain sterile practices with the polish. 

PRICE: $35

 

TIP-TOE TOUCH UP

Need a quick repolish after seeing the doctor? Our certified nail technician will apply a fresh coat before leaving. 

PRICE: $15

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NAIL RESTORATION

KeryFlex™ Nail Restoration System is a safe, nonsystemic in-office application that restores the appearance of your natural nails. The product allows the Doctor to remodel nails affected by fungus, nail dystrophies and trauma. The patented resin creates a flexible, non-porous nail that allows the remaining natural nails to grow. The KeryFlex nail is durable and unaffected by acetone, nail polishes or detergents.

For a consultation and pricing, please call 973-638-1555!

KeryFlex Frequently Asked Questions

LOCATION AND CONTACT INFORMATION

Kinetic Foot and Ankle is nestled in the heart of Passaic Valley. We are conveniently located at: 

 

1030 McBride Avenue Woodland Park, New Jersey.

 

We are easily accessible from several major highways including Route 80, Route 46, and the Garden State Parkway.

 

Our state-of-the-art facility is handicap accessible. Parking is readily available on-premises.

 

Office Hours:

Monday 9 am-7 pm

Tuesday 9 am-7 pm

Wednesday 7 am-3 pm

Thursday 9 am-7p m
Friday 9 am-2 pm

Saturday 8 am -12 pm

Sunday 8 am-12 pm

MOVEMENT RX

We take our motto, "Movement is Medicine" very seriously. Dr. Rico has hand-selected several professionals and fitness facilities in the surrounding areas. Our Movement RX partners were chosen to help our patients exercise in a safe environment. After a consultation, Dr. Rico can recommend which fitness professional or facility would best fit your needs. 

MOVEMENT RX PARTNERS

CROSSFIT BOXES
 

EXIT 153 Crossfit | Fairfield, NJ

http://exit153crossfit.com

Crossfit Passaic Valley | Totowa, NJ

http://crossfitpassaicvalley.com

PERSONAL TRAINING

DAWN KURZER

Contact office for more details

KATHY FRAGA

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SPORTS PERFORMANCE

PARABOLIC PERFORMANCE & REHAB | 7 Locations

https://goparabolic.com

PERFORMANCE PHYSICAL THERAPY & SPORTS CONDITIONING | Wayne, NJ

http://performanceptsc.com

MEDICINE RX

Great minds think alike! Below are our partner providers and specialists. 
COMING SOON...