About Us

At Bay State Foot & Ankle Specialists, LLC we strive to provide the best foot and ankle care. Our goal is to help the entire family put their best feet forward, by providing thorough, compassionate care in a welcoming environment.

We look forward to meeting you!

Our Team

Our doctors are well trained in all aspects of podiatric medicine and surgery, and work to tailor treatment options to each individual patient. Our staff members are friendly, courteous and always willing to assist patients in any way needed.

Dr. Nancy Prechtl


Dr. Nancy Prechtl is a Board Certified Foot surgeon with the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery.  She has been practicing podiatric medicine and surgery in the greater Boston area for the last 12 years, opening Bay State Foot & Ankle Specialists, LLC in Wakefield, MA in January 2019.
She grew up in Holyoke, Massachusetts and completed her Bachelor’s degree in Biology at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH.  Dr. Prechtl obtained her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine at The Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA in 2004. She completed a three year surgical residency at Cambridge Health Alliance in 2007, with a focus on reconstructive procedures in pediatric and adult populations. 
She currently lives in a neighboring community with her husband and daughter.  She enjoys baking with her daughter, traveling, reading and knitting.


Bay State Foot & Ankle Specialists, LLC is credentialed with various health insurance plans which include:

  • Medicare
  • Tufts Medicare Preferred
  • BlueCross Blue Shield
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • Tricare/Humana
  • United Healthcare
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Allways Health Partners
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Aetna
  • Cigna

Please call to verify if other plans are accepted at our office. In addition, we always encourage our patients to personally check with their carrier to ensure coverage under their specific plan, and to verify in-network, or out-of-network participation.