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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Wooster Specialty Center (Milltown Center)
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Benign Soft Tissue Tumor Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Debridement of Skin and Wound
  • Deformity Correction
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Foot Screening
  • Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment
  • Diabetic Nail Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Flatfoot Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Fusions
  • Foot Reconstructive Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Reconstruction
  • Fungal Nail Treatment
  • Gait Assessment
  • Heel Injections
  • Ingrown Toenail Removal
  • Joint Replacement
  • Nail Care
  • Nonsurgical Treatment of Arthritis
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Plantars Wart Treatment
  • Podiatry
  • Surgery Foot and Ankle
  • Tendon Reconstruction
  • Toenail Removal
  • Trauma Treatment
View all 32 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Ankle Injuries
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Ulcers
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
  • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
  • Cellulitis
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (CMT)
  • Club Feet
  • Congenital Clubfoot
  • Corns (Calluses)
  • Diabetic Foot Problems
  • Diabetic Foot Ulceration
  • Flatfoot
  • Flatfoot in Children
  • Foot and Ankle Deformities
  • Foot and Ankle Fractures Malunion
  • Foot and Ankle Fractures Nonunion
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Benign Tumors
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Trauma
  • Foot Ulcers
  • Fracture Nonunion
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammertoes
  • Heel Spurs
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Mycotic Nails
  • Neuropathy - Diabetic
  • Open Wounds
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Plantar Fibromatosis
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis / Dysfunction
  • Proper Footwear
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Sports Injuries
  • Toenail Fungus
  • Ulcerations
  • Venous Disorders
  • Warts
View all 45 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Mercy Hospital
Lorain, OH

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Residency - Grant Medical Center
Columbus, OH

Medical Education - Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
Independence, OH

Undergraduate - Baldwin Wallace College
Berea, OH


  • Foot and Ankle Surgery - Foot Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Matthew Testrake, DPM.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 7/7/2023, Dr. Testrake has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

409 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

48 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2024

Very nice Dr.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2024

The Dr gave several options of care and helped me select the option I was most comfortable with! I appreciated his explanations. Dr Testrake was very kind

Reviewed on May 9, 2024

Dr Testrake was very kind and caring to my 10 year old son, who was very nervous and scared. He spoke directly to him and explained everything that was going to happen. We really appreciate how he cares for his patients.

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

Dr Restake was very kind, listened to me, explained things, showed me xrays and explained them. Great experience

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2024

Dr. Testrake is in a clas by himself. By far the best doctor I've ever had. It is not unusual for him to call me just to ask how I'm feeling. He has given me his personal cell phone and encourages I contact him whenever I have a question or concern. He also answers his text messages promptly. I do not abuse this tremendous service. Dr. Testrake is in a class by himself and to which all physicians could learn from him.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2024

Dr. Testrake is the best physician I have ever encountered. A gentleman who was born to be a great doctor. The Cleveland Clinic should be proud of having Dr Testrake on the staff.

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2024

Dr. Testrake was able to make treatment compatible with my physical limitations

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2024

Dr. Testrake was extremely helpful and informative and he took time with me to explain and discuss treatment options. I was very impressed with his helpfulness and care. Thank you

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2024

Physician and nursing staff was very professional !!

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2024

I liked him from the start. Easy to talk to, and he listened to my issues, and explained different options for treating my concerns. My surgery went well and he listened to my concern about doing under local. He and nurse anesthetist worked together and made me comfortable. The whole experience was good for me and I will recommend Dr Testrake. I have a great outcome and I'm now back to an active lifestyle. I am very happy! Thank you, Dr Testrake!

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2024

Dr was like a robot. I felt he was talking to the wall behind me, made me very uncomfortable

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2024

Absolutely the BEST Office Support Staff and Doctor

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2024

It appears that specialty physicians are very very hard to get into. I had a toenail that was detached and had I not taken the first available. I would've waited another four months until my appointment.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2024

Amazing experience and was able to take care of the problem on the same day without having to schedule another visit! Wonderful provider!

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2024

Dr. Testrake does a wonderful job connecting with his patients and also explaining options for treatment in a way patients can understand. Thank you, Dr. Testrake!

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2024

Dr. Testrake's is one of the best doctors I have ever had. He is super nice, ALWAYS answers every question I have. Super polite. Explains everything in detail. I recommend him to everyone.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2024

We love Dr. Testrake. He listens and actually cares about you. He did not lose his humanity.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2024

Love Dr Testrake. Excellent bed side manner. Truly cares about his patients

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2024

From start to finish, Dr. Testrake and his staff were kind, professional and knowledgeable. He explained my options clearly, allowing me to choose what I thought best. Thank you

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2023

Let's just say I walked into the doctors office limping because of a bump on my foot, and left overly excited because I felt no pain! I haven't had any pain since. I drove an hour for this doctor and will do it again if I have too. I doubt the pain will be back. He's amazing.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2023

Dr. Testrake was most informative on my condition and offered several comprehensive solutions to continue my present activity level. He listened intently and encouraged me not to hesitate to ask any further questions. I would highly recommend Dr. Testrake for anyone seeking podiatry care.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2023

Dr. Testrake is an exceptional podiatrist, knows his business very professional, and a kind and caring heart, God bless him and his loved ones. Many many thanks!!

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Dr. Testrake is great!

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Dr Testlack was great

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2023

Dr Testrake is very caring and does a wonderful job of communicating and giving the patient a detailed understanding of options and how the issue is best approached. It certainly gives the patient confidence in how the issue is being addressed. I came away feeling much better as to where things were headed. I would highly recommend Dr. Testrake and his staff.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2023

Dr. Testrake is very thorough about explaining what he's going to do and the risks involved. He makes sure to reiterate several times what's the procedure and risks and makes the patient tell him what he is going to do.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

Dr Testrake has always provided excellent care and advice to me and I will be his patient for life regarding future foot problems.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

As already stated Dr. Testrake provided excellent care and attention to my matter. I will be his patient for life.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

Dr.Testrake is amazing. He went above and beyond to reach me during my busy schedule. He explained everything in detail and so I could 100% understand.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

I woukd recommend Dr.Testrake to anyone. I drive over an hour to see him because no one else was available and it was well worth it. I will continue to use him in the furture.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2023

Dr. Testrake is awesome.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2023

Have recommended Dr. Testrake many times and always speak highly of him. Amazing and caring Doctor

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2023

Dr. Testrake is the most caring doctor I've ever experienced.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2023

I've been vocal on how well Dr Testrake and his team treat their patients.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Dr Testrake is very thorough and answers all my questions.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

I truly like all my Dr's at Cleveland Clinic. Dr Testrake is very good and he cares.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Dr Testrake is very thoughtful and thorough.Very professional and caring

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Dr Testrake is wonderful. Professional and caring and very thorough with great bed side manner

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

Dr Testdrake has always been a caring Dr. He also is good at explaining things

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

I've already recommended dr Testrake.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2023

During and after my appointment it was a feeling of understanding from.my provider, my issue was understood. That was a big relief off.my shoulders!

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

Dr. Testrake is an excellent doctor who also has a great supporting staff. Everyone always gives my wife and I excellent service

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

Dr. Testrake is the most caring physician I have ever had. He evan calls to see how I am doing.

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

I always enjoy going 2 dr t.he explains everything so I can understand and gives me the best options

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2023

Dr. Testdrake is a good doctor

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

Dr. Explained everything very thoroughly

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2023

I had an excellent visit with Dr Testrake and feel very confident in his ability to handle my situation.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2023

As already stated I have total confidence in Dr. Testrake's ability to handle my foot problem.

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