Lenox Hill Foot and Ankle Service

Lenox Hill Foot and Ankle Service

(855) 434-1800

100 East 77th Street
New York, New York 10075

About us

Members of the Lenox Hill Foot and Ankle Service provide comprehensive surgical and non-surgical treatments of the adult foot and ankle. The service was formally established in 1995. Dr. Stuart Katchis was appointed service chief at that time and continues in that role. The Foot and Ankle Service has continued to grow with the support of the current orthopaedics department chairman, Elliott Hershman, MD.

Conditions treated include:

  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Neuromas
  • Hallux rigidus (Arthritis of the great toe)
  • Achilles tendonitis and ruptures
  • Adult flatfoot disorders
  • Ankle sprains
  • Foot and ankle fractures
  • Heel pain
  • Diabetic foot and ankle disorders

Procedures performed include:

  • Bunion reconstructions
  • Hammertoe corrections
  • Foot and ankle fusions
  • Foot and ankle fracture repairs
  • Tendon rupture repairs
  • Diabetic foot reconstructions
  • Total ankle replacement surgery
  • Ligament reconstructions
  • Flatfoot reconstructions


Stuart Dean Katchis, MD

Education & training

Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital

The Lenox Hill Hospital Department of Orthopaedics offers a five-year ACGME-accredited training program in orthopaedic surgery. The Department of Orthopaedics has 67 world class full-time or part-time attending and voluntary orthopaedic surgeons, and research scientists available to help train residents in the art of orthopaedics.

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Orthopaedics at Lenox Hill Hospital

Lenox Hill Orthopaedics is recognized nationwide for its expertise in the treatment of a broad range of musculoskeletal conditions and is home to the pioneering sports medicine practice, Nicholas Institute for Sports Medicine & Athletic Trauma (NISMAT). 

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100 East 77th Street
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