Podiatry at Lenox Hill Hospital

Podiatry at Lenox Hill Hospital

(212) 570-9300

100 East 77th Street
New York, New York 10075


Podiatry is a branch of medicine that studies, diagnoses and treats disorders of the foot, ankle and lower leg. A podiatrist (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, or DPM) is a specialist who is qualified by education and training to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle and related structures of the leg. Podiatrists can further specialize in areas of podiatry such as: surgery, sports medicine, biomechanics, geriatrics, pediatrics, orthopedics, primary care or biomechanics (the study of the way the muscles, bones and joints in the foot, ankle and lower leg work together in the actions of impact absorption and propulsion).

Conditions and procedures include:

Program director

William D. Spielfogel, DPM

  • Chief, Division of Podiatry, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Director, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program,
    Lenox Hill Hospital

Education & training

Residency in Podiatric Medicine & Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital

The podiatric medicine and surgery residency program at Lenox Hill Hospital is a 36-month program offering additional credentialing in reconstructive rear-foot and ankle surgery. This program is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medicine Education for two residents each year.

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100 East 77th Street
New York, New York 10075
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