Dr. Jay Schnitzer is a graduate of The Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine and served his residency in The United States Navy during the Vietnam Conflict. He is an adjunct Clinical Professor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Temple University and was named as a “Distinguished Alumni” of The University in 2008. He is dual Board Certified in Podiatric Surgery and Podiatric Orthopedics. In 2004 he was named “Physician of The Year” at Saint Mary Medical Center in Langhorne Pennsylvania. He also has served as both an oral examiner for Board Certification for The American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and as an evaluator of residency programs at hospitals in The United States. He is a member of The Association of Military Surgeons, Fellow of The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Fellow of the American College of Foot Orthopedics and a Fellow and Founding member of The American Professional Wound Care Association. He is a member of The American Diabetes Association and is a Diabetic Educator , lecturing at many medical and lay venues about the disease. He has published many academic papers and most recently was highlighted in an original article concerning Chronic Kidney Disease and Lower Extremity Healing. He is an active surgical staff member at Saint Mary Hospital, Langhorne and at Aria Hospital in Bucks County where he is active in residency education and is a member of the residency genesis and selection committee. Main interests: Diabetes Endocrinology, Medicine and Surgery of the Foot and Ankle. He is the supervising Podiatrist for The yearly Komen Three Day Breast Cancer walk and The Walk for The National Kidney Foundation.
Dr. Jay Schnitzer also has had a Byline in The Bucks County Courier Times and has written over fifty-five articles about the “comedy and enjoyment of raising children in today’s world”. He has also been published in a series of nostalgic essays in 2004 titled “Ah, I remember it Well”. He is on The Executive Board of Temple University and is Vice President of The Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine Alumni Executive Board. He lives in Bucks County with his wife and two children.
Dr. Schnitzer maintains surgical privileges at the following facilities:
- Aria Health System-Philadelphia, PA
- St. Mary’s Medical Center-Langhorne, PA
Dr. Jay Schnitzer does see patients at the Rhawn Street office, the Glenside office and the Yardley offices.