OrthoNeuro is a dedicated team of healthcare professionals committed to providing the highest quality neuro-musculoskeletal care in central Ohio–and doing so with compassion and understanding. Founded over 75 years ago, OrthoNeuro was the first multi-disciplinary practice of board-certified physicians specializing in orthopedic surgery, spine surgery, neurology, physical medicine & rehabilitation, podiatry and wound care. OrthoNeuro has five main locations in Greater Columbus to serve you: New Albany, Westerville, Pickerington, Dublin, and Downtown Columbus. In addition, OrthoNeuro+NOW Orthopedic Urgent Care Centers located in Pickerington and at the Downtown Columbus location provide walk-in access to an orthopedic specialist for all musculoskeletal concerns. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Napolitano or any of the OrthoNeuro physicians, please call 614-890-6555 or visit www.orthoneuro.com.Contact Us
We are committed to providing superior, comprehensive medical and surgical lower extremity care to patients of all ages. We take pride in our compassionate and personalized approach to the healing arts. We believe healthy feet are the foundation for healthy living and will do our very best at all times to keep you active and moving along life’s journey.
Dr. Ralph J. Napolitano, Jr. has been providing comprehensive medical and surgical podiatric care since 1999. As Ohio’s first Certified Wound Specialist Physician (CWSP), you can feel confident in choosing double board-certified physician and surgeon Dr. Ralph J. Napolitano, Jr. for all your foot care needs. Meet The Doctor
We are very proud to offer our patients the most innovative and state-of-the-art medical and surgical care in our offices as well as through our hospital, wound care center and surgery center affiliations. Some examples of such technology include laser treatment and advanced wound care and healing techniques including minimally invasive skin grafting and biological skin substitutes.
Consider us your “foot care first choice” for all family members from infants to seniors. Those little aches and pains that keep you from walking that extra block, running that extra mile or dancing to that favorite song should not slow you down. Good foot care means better mobility. Dr. Napolitano and his team will get you moving again.
Our patients are part of our office family. We take pride in offering the highest level of accessibility to our doctor and our practice. We will get you that appointment when you need it and offer the latest patient communication tools.
Dr. Napolitano is a double board-certified podiatrist and wound care specialist physician. He specializes in medicine, surgery and wound care of the foot, ankle and lower leg. He earned his bachelor’s degree in biology with minors in chemistry and music from Baldwin-Wallace University in Berea, Ohio and his medical degree from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio which is now Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine. He was fortunate to earn both academic and music scholarships as well as honors and distinctions throughout his undergraduate and professional schooling career.
He was the first podiatrist in the state of Ohio to earn the board certification Certified Wound Specialist Physician (CWSP). Areas of special clinical interest, research and publications include: general podiatric medicine and surgery, wound care and healing, diabetic foot wounds, lower limb surgical salvage, management of surgical wound complications, lower limb sports medicine, athletic shoe gear consulting, aesthetic podiatry and laser care.
Dr. Napolitano is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and the American Board of Wound Management. He holds clinical privileges at numerous area hospitals, surgery centers, and wound care centers. He is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Specialty Medicine at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is also part of the clinical faculty for the Grant Medical Center Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Program. Dr. Napolitano was one of the physician founders that helped establish the Licking Memorial Hospital Wound Care Center over 15 years ago. Current consulting affiliations include: 3M + KCI, Organogenesis, Ortho Dermatologics and Flower Orthopedics. He remains active publishing and lecturing locally and nationally on wound care and healing. In 2018, Dr. Napolitano was the only podiatrist in the world to have an article accepted into the Cureus Journal of Medical Science’s publishing competition on negative pressure wound therapy with instillation and dwell utilizing novel dressings. In 2019, during a limited commercial release, he was the first clinician in North America to trial DERMATAC™, a new single-use, proprietary silicone acrylic hybrid drape that is used as an accessory to NPWT systems. Read More
“I strive to educate my patients thoroughly about their problems and offer a comprehensive and holistic treatment plan both medical and surgical. I believe healthy feet are the foundation for healthy living and will do my very best at all times to keep you active and moving along life’s journey—Whatever your interests and wherever your feet may take you.”