About OCPodiatry

Dr. Kolodenker provides expert care and treatment of foot and ankle disorders in children and adults. He is Board Certified, ABPM.

Every patient is unique and we take the time to listen and diagnose your problem. I look forward to helping you.

Foot Trauma

Urgent Cases: Ingrown Toe Nail, Ankle fracture, Severe Ankle Sprain, Fracture of the Foot, Exposed Bone, Dislocation of the Foot or Ankle, Achilles rupture, Laceration, Infection. Our offices are in Irvine, Huntington Beach, Orange and Newport Beach – Orange County. We utilize state of the art modalities to get you functioning sooner.

Sports Medicine

Dr. Kolodenker is Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine and Surgery of the Foot and Ankle. 

The latest generation of instrumentation provides state-of-the-art treatments such as arthroscopic and minimally invasive techniques for sports injuries, arthritis, and fracture care.

Limb Preservation

Foot and Ankle Ulcerations and Wounds can be treated here in Orange County California. Dr. Kolodenker is a Foot and Ankle Wound Care Specialist that deals with Ulcers, Wounds, and Diabetic Infections in Irvine, Huntington Beach, Orange and Newport Beach.

Welcome to Orange County Podiatry

Dr. Gennady Kolodenker founded OCPodiatry in 2011, a growing practice that treats adult and pediatric foot and ankle issues. Their offices are situated in several locations in California, including Irvine, Huntington Beach, Orange, Newport Beach, and Long Beach. Dr. Kolodenker is affiliated with Hoag Hospital and CHOC, and he holds board certification from the American Board of Podiatric Medicine.

His interests and specialties are diverse, focusing on foot sores, wounds, and ulcers, foot and ankle injuries from trauma, ingrown toe-nails, custom orthotics, tendon injuries, and amputation prevention surgery. Additionally, Dr. Kolodenker has a fellowship in sports medicine and surgery for both adults and children’s foot and ankle problems.

As an expert in various foot and ankle conditions, Dr. K specializes in wound care, athletic bone and tendon injuries, Achilles tendon rupture, ankle fractures, minimally invasive bunion surgery, flat foot surgery, laser treatment for fungal nails, neuroma, hammer toe, joint replacement or fusions, charcot reconstruction, among other foot pain and ankle issues.

OCPodiatry accepts a wide range of insurance providers, including Aetna, Anthem, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Cigna, Medicare, Hoag HMO, United Healthcare Insurance, HealthNet, GNP (Greater Newport Physicians), Covered California*, and others. The office encourages potential patients to call or text for more details.

The OCPodiatry website, developed by Dr. Kolodenker, aims to assist patients with a plethora of helpful foot and ankle pain/injury recommendations and conservative treatments. It also recommends various products for symptom relief.

Dr. Kolodenker emphasizes the importance of self-education through his website, which contains numerous self-help videos and treatment ideas. He suggests that the most common foot and ankle problems can be addressed with proper footwear, stretching exercises, insoles, physical therapy, and activity modification, advising to contact the office if pain persists.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Kolodenker is a Qualified Medical Evaluator, specializing in medical-legal IME exams, record reviews, and providing expert medical opinion testimony.

For added convenience, OCPodiatry offers HIPAA-compliant texting for questions at (949) 203-5704.

Foot and Ankle Symptoms

Achilles Rupture

Ankle Arthroscopy

Ankle Fracture

Ankle Sprain


Custom Orthotics

Foot Pain

Heel Pain

Ingrown Toe Nail

Laser Nail Fungus

Plantar Fasciitis/Heel Pain

Wounds, Ulcers


Dr. Kolodenker is the best foot and ankle surgeon podiatrist in Orange County California

Last Updated 1-11-2024

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