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Our Office

Dr. Paul C. LaFata of West Lawn Podiatry West Lawn Podiatry Associates, Center for Foot and Ankle Care has been a community fixture in West Lawn, PA, for five decades—providing high-quality, caring podiatric service to people in West Lawn, Reading, Exeter, Wyomissing, Sinking Spring, Shillington, and other surrounding towns and counties. We understand just how important your lower limbs are. We also recognize that your feet and ankles were not meant to cause you pain or difficulty.

Know that any discomfort or weakness in your feet or ankles is not “normal” and shouldn’t be ignored. You can find relief for your foot problems here. Our emphasis on listening to patient concerns , taking the time to offer clear explanations, and maintaining complete care is why people continue to trust our practice for their foot and ankle needs.

Our Location

Our office is conveniently located right off Penn Ave. in West Lawn. We provide a clean, warm, friendly environment to help you relax. Seeing a doctor may make you feel anxious, especially if you’re struggling with pain, but we will do our best to make you as comfortable as possible. To create an appointment with us, feel free to call either of our phone numbers, or fill out the online request form as completely as possible.

West Lawn Podiatry
25 Stevens Avenue
West Lawn, PA 19609
(610) 678-4581
(610) 678-8677 FAX #

Our hours of operation vary depending on the day of the week and are based around the doctor's surgical schedule.

Monday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday: Open limited hours that may vary—call to see what times are available.  If you have an appointment on a Wednesday that means that we are in the office and seeing patients.   We do not schedule patients on a Wednesday unless we have an approved Wednesday to work.  Our Wednesday hours are developed around the doctors surgical schedule.

Thursday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday: 8:30 AM – 2:00 PM *Friday hours are subject to change and are built around the doctor's surgical schedule.


We provide a wide variety of services , conservative therapies, surgical procedures, and diagnostic evaluations for our patients. No treatment is “too small” for us to care that it is done well. We offer full diabetic foot care, diagnostic tools like X-rays and ultrasound, gait analysis and custom orthotics, and a wide variety of general foot care therapies. We also specialize in surgery and pre-surgery care, with certifications to manage many different deformities, repairs, and injuries.


Our practice participates with a variety of insurance providers, though not all plans cover all services. We will submit your claim to your insurance, and you will be financially responsible for any charges not covered. Any co-pays that accompany your policy will be due at the time of service. Please remember to bring your insurance cards and a valid photo ID to your appointment so we can appropriately bill your provider. If you aren’t sure if we participate with your health insurance, feel free to call and ask.

Your feet and ankles were designed to carry you throughout your life without discomfort. If you’re struggling with pain, weakness, or any other lower limb problems, know that there are treatments. You do not have to accept your condition and learn to live with it. Contact our team here at West Lawn Podiatry Associates to see how we can help you.


Covid protocol as of 2022.  Please arrive on time.  Enter the building, have a seat, and when we have a room clean and sanitized we will come take you directly to a room.  As of 2022 we still do not allow use of the waiting room. You may bring one support person along with you to the visit.  We kindly ask that if you have covid or similar symptoms that you call the office to change your appointment.