Neil H. Hecht, D.P.M. has been practicing podiatric medicine and surgery in the Los Angeles area since finishing his residency at Memorial Hospital of Hawthorne in 1978. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, he attended Case Western Reserve University to complete his undergraduate studies. He graduated from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco as a Pi Delta Honor Society member. He is specialty board-certified from both the American Board of Podiatric Surgery (1984) and the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics (1988), has fellowships in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, the American College of Foot Orthopedists and the American Professional Wound Care Association. He is an active member of the American and California Podiatric Medical Associations, as well as the Los Angeles County Podiatric Medical Society. He is on staff at several local hospitals and maintains a full-time private practice.

Dr. Hecht is the charter attending podiatric specialist for advanced wound care at The Center for Wound Care at Sherman Oaks Hospital and also an invited attending specialist at The Wound Care Advantage at Verdugo Hills Hospital providing advanced wound healing technology on a continuing basis.

He is the former director of the podiatric residency training program at Sherman Oaks Hospital and attending staff for the residency training program at Providence Tarzana Medical Center.

His office is located in Tarzana in Suite 104 at 18411 Clark Street adjacent Providence Tarzana Medical Center. He has lived and worked in the San Fernando Valley since 1979

Medical School
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine at Samuel Merritt College, Oakland, CA
  • Memorial Hospital of Hawthorne, CA
  • English
  • Spanish


Neil Hecht, D.P.M.
18411 Clark Street
Suite 104
Tarzana, CA 91356
(818) 345-6500
(818) 345-6509


  • Podiatry (Board Certified)
  • Podiatric Surgery (Board Certified)
  • Podiatric Orthopedics (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Chronic Pain
  • Diabetes Management
  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Wound Care


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Community Care Network PPO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Interplan PPO/ EPO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Tricare PPO
  • TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
  • USA Managed Care Organization
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Axminister Medical Group/IPA
  • Facey Medical Group
  • Lakeside Community Healthcare
  • Motion Picture
  • Providence Care Network
  • Regal Medical Group