August 4, 2020

New York, NY, August 4th, 2020 – US Foot & Ankle Specialists, LLC (“USFAS”), a portfolio company of NMS Capital, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Chapel Hill Foot and Ankle Associates. Chapel Hill Foot and Ankle Associates was founded in 2003 and has been providing care to patients in Chapel Hill, NC for the last seventeen years.

“We are thrilled to expand our reach in North Carolina by partnering with Dr. Alan Bocko, Dr. Jane Andersen, and Dr. Katherine Williams. Chapel Hill Foot and Ankle Associates has been fundamental in Chapel Hill, NC, leading the way in comprehensive podiatric care for the last 17 years. We are excited to partner with another practice that shares our vision for providing quality patient care by offering advanced technology and treatments,” said Brett Richey, Chief Executive Officer for US Foot & Ankle Specialists.

“The partnership with USFAS will ensure that we can continue to provide the same level of excellent, personalized care and the best services we can to our patients in the Chapel Hill area. It’s an exciting opportunity to join a team with the same values and mission of patient-centered care.” said Dr. Alan Bocko, physician leader of Chapel Hill Foot and Ankle Associates.

Chapel Hill Foot and Ankle Associates will continue to operate in its location in Chapel Hill, NC, providing complete podiatry care. They will receive assistance from USFAS’s extensive administrative and support services, including investments in clinical compliance, information technology, electronic medical records, revenue cycle management, payor credentialing and contracting, finance and accounting, human resources, and business development.

About US Foot & Ankle Specialists

USFAS is a leading provider of podiatric services providing a full range of specialty services for the advanced treatment of foot and lower extremity conditions through Board Certified and Board Qualified podiatrists. Headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia, USFAS provides services through a growing network of 55 offices in states including Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Washington, D.C and over 90 Board Certified/Qualified podiatrists.

For additional information on USFAS, visit the company’s website at

About NMS Capital

NMS Capital is a New York headquartered private investment firm specializing in strategic equity investments and leveraged buyouts of lower middle market companies. The firm was formed through the spin-out of a group of portfolio companies from the Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division. NMS focuses on companies headquartered in the U.S. poised to benefit from sustainable growth trends with particular concentration on companies in Healthcare Services and Specialized Business Services.

For additional information on NMS, visit the firm’s website at


Debbie Richey
Executive Vice President
US Foot & Ankle Specialists
(434) 975-0315