Welcome to Arlington Foot & Ankle
A Northern Virginia Podiatrist

Our goal is to provide comprehensive solutions for our patients for their specific needs and foot problems. Dr. Pearl exhausts conservative methods before offering surgical solutions.  We have diagnostic X-ray, ultrasound and orthopedic appliances and shoes available on site for your convenience.

A resident of Arlington, Virginia, Dr. Ben Pearl has been a practicing physician in the Arlington area since 1992, servicing the communities in Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church, and McLean. Specializing in the evaluation and treatment of injuries related to running and endurance sports such as triathlon, swimming, skiing and cycling.


Selected as one of the Washingtonian Magazine’s top sports doctors, he is a consultant at NIH and sits on an FDA board.






px Dr. Pearl was recently featured in the Washington Post Magazine depicting his passion for skiing and teaching. He has had television interviews with Dr. Nancy  on MSNBC on barefoot running and provided foot health information for News Channel 8.”The biggest thing for me — and I’m still working on it — is learning more about the person, not the student scared to ski for the first time, but getting to know that person as an individual. It’s changed the way I interact with patients; most ski instructors around here have full-time jobs, too, in that there’s no more of this ‘I’m the doctor up here on this level, and I know best.'” Read More →