+1-804-273-1717 We Have 24/7 Doctor AvailablityPay My Bill Online Download New Patient Forms
Trusted By
150,000+ Patients
Board Certified
Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Same Day
Weekday Appointments

Foot & Ankle Specialist & Surgeon

Dr. Aaron Bradley, AACFAS

Dr. Aaron Bradley is a podiatric surgeon who primarily focuses on lower extremity sports medicine and is skilled in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle. Utilizing the latest aesthetic techniques Dr. Bradley specializes in cosmetic bunion and hammertoe procedures, revisional surgery, as well as foot and ankle reconstructive surgery. 

  • English
  • 1-804-273-1717
  • abradley@afacdoctors.com
  • Mechanicsville, West EndAFAC Locations

Specialty

Podiatric Medicine
Foot & Ankle Surgery
Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy
Wound Care

Surgical Specialities

Foot, Rearfoot, and Ankle Surgery

Memberships

The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Virginia Podiatric Medical Association

American Podiatric Medical Association

Doctor Schedule

Monday (West End)08:30 - 05:00
Tuesday09:30 - 06:00
Wednesday08:30 - 05:00
Friday08:30 - 05:00

Biography

While he is highly experienced in the surgical arena, he takes pride in exhausting all other non-surgical treatments first. He is always looking to improve patient outcomes and is keen on keeping up with the latest literature and technology regarding conservative treatment.

Dr. Bradley enjoys living a healthy lifestyle and performing high intensity workouts, of course balanced by what he would describe as being a “foodie”. His other hobbies include skiing, biking, camping, and boating. He is originally from Frederick, Maryland and is an avid DC sports fan. Dr. Bradley resides in Glen Allen with his wife, 1-year old son, and German Shepherd. 

Education

Univeristy of Maryland College Park

College Park, Maryland

  • Dr. Aaron Bradley DPM, AACFAS received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry at the University of Maryland College Park in College Park , Maryland in 2011.

  • He received his degree in Kinesiological Sciences and continued gaining experience in both the fitness and rehabilitation arenas prior to entering medical school.

  • Prior to entering the field of podiatric medicine, Dr. Bradley worked as an athletic trainer for several years. This opportunity helped spark his passion for lower extremity biomechanics, and during his undergraduate years at the University of Maryland College Park he took part in biomechanical research on the Under Armour athletic shoes. 

New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Manhattan, New York

  • Dr. Bradley, DPM, AACFAS began podiatric training at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine (NYCPM) in Manhattan, New York in July of 2017.

  • Degree study consisted of two years of didactic courses and two years of clinical training.

  • NYCPM is the nation’s oldest and largest college of podiatric medicine and has remained at the forefront of podiatric medical education for over 90 years.

  • It combined outstanding classroom instruction with clinical training in the world’s largest foot care clinic, The Foot Clinics of New York.

  • The Foot Clinics of New York receive more than 56,000 patient visits a year, and residency programs at 170 affiliated hospitals nationwide.

Emory University Healthcare

Atlanta, Georgia

  • Dr. Bradley, DPM, AACFAS, received surgical training in Forefoot and Rearfoot/Ankle Reconstruction.

  • Multidisciplinary team of Podiatry, Plastic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Interventional Radiology, Occupational and Physical Therapy.

  • Performed complicated reconstructive limb salvage procedures on diabetic patients as a means to prevent lower extremity amputations.

  • A three year program which conveys a graduated system of education, from simple fore-foot to complicated rear-foot and ankle procedures.

    • Training includes a strong emphasis on perioperative care, as well as management of the complicated surgical patient and diabetic limb salvage.

    • Training in Anesthesia and Wound Care in a Wound Care center was also provided.

  • During his training he was the chief resident and was trained by some of the top foot and ankle surgeons in the country.

  • Dr. Bradley had the opportunity to work with many professional athletes including members of the Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Falcons, and Atlanta United Soccer Team. He has had the opportunity to be a part of medical teams at the NYC Marathon, Boston Marathon, and Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta.

  • He is also a faculty member of the Podiatry Institute where he has given lectures and taught surgical skills courses nationwide.

  • Dr. Bradley is the author of the Ankle Arthrodesis chapter in the newest edition of McGlamry’s Comprehensive Textbook of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He has also authored journal articles relating to different treatments for foot drop. 

  • Dr. Bradley, DPM, AACFAS completed his training in June 2020 achieving board certification by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine and Board Qualified in Foot Surgery and Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.

  • He is a member of:

    • The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

    • The Virginia Podiatric Medical Association​

    • The American Podiatric Medical Association

    • Faculty Member, The Podiatry Institute

Research interests

Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy, Total Joint Replacements, Ankle Joint Replacements, Ankle Joint Fusions, Sports Medicine, Wound Care

Awards and honours

During his training he was the chief resident and was trained by some of the top foot and ankle surgeons in the country.

Conditions treated

Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy100%
Ankle Joint Replacements100%
Ankle Joint Fusion100%
Ultrasound Guided Injections100%
Wound Care of the Foot, Ankle and Leg100%
Ankle Pain and Injury of Tendons100%
Diabetic Shoes, Nail Care, and Callus Care100%
Ingrown Nails100%
Foot Pain and Injuries including Tendons100%
Hammertoes and all toe deformities100%
Bunions and all foot deformities100%
Heel Pain including Achilles Tendon and Plantar Fasciitis100%
Thick, Painful Fungal Toenails100%