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Podiatry

Why Patients Choose North Shore-LIJ
for Podiatry

Podiatry Services at 12 hospitals of North Shore-LIJ Health System offer expert diagnosis, as well as nonsurgical and surgical treatment of foot, ankle and lower leg disorders.

Patients choose North Shore-LIJ’s podiatry services for:

  • Comprehensive Treatment Options
    The full-time podiatry staffs at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital provide comprehensive services ranging from reconstructive foot surgery  to diabetic limb preservation in both ambulatory and hospital environments.
     
  • Podiatrists Trained in Eight Subspecialty Areas
    Our board-certified podiatrists have received advanced training in the subspecialties of surgery, sports medicine, biomechanics, geriatrics, pediatrics, orthopaedics and primary care.
     
  • Multidisciplinary Podiatry Services 
    Our highly skilled podiatrists provide patients with a wide range of podiatric surgery, vascular surgery, plastic surgery and prosthetic treatments.
     
  • State-of-the-Art Diabetic Wound Care
    Our Diabetic Foot Care Center at LIJ Medical Center offers the latest in ulcer prevention and wound care for high-risk diabetic patients. We're proud of our role in dramatically reducing the need for lower extremity amputations.
     
  • Premier Residency Training Program for Podiatrists
    LIJ Medical Center's Podiatric Medical and Surgical Residency Program is one of the country's leading teaching programs for graduating podiatrists.