Stuart B. Leon

Stuart B. Leon, D.P.M.

Education

  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    • Graduated Pi Delta, National Podiatric Honor Fraternity, May 1997
    • Recipient of Academic Achievement Scholarship, 1994
    • Outstanding Academic Achievement Award in Neuroscience, Pharmacology, Lower Extremity Anatomy, and Pathology, 1993, 1994
    • Organized NYCPM Golf Tournament, 1996
  • University of Delaware, Newark, DE
    • Bachelor of Arts, 1993
    • Major: Philosophy; Minor: Biology
    • Dean’s List, 1991-1993
    • Vice President: Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity, 1992-1993

Professional Experience

  • Private Practice
    • 84-75 Main Street, Briarwood, NY 11435
    • 42-60 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355
    • 801 Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY 11747
  • Edgewater Medical Center PSR-24, two-year residency – Chicago, IL
    • Chief Resident; July 1998 – June 1999
    • Assisted and performed in over 1200 surgical procedures

Licensure

  • New York State

Board Certification

  • Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
    August 2003

Hospital Affiliations

  • Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens, Attending Podiatric Physician
  • Isabella Nursing Home – Bronx, NY
  • Dry Harbor Nursing Home – Queens, NY
  • Long Island Surgicenter – Melville, NY

Research and Publications

  • “Talar Neck Fractures: A review of the Literature” – published in The Podiatric Medical Review, April 1997
  • The Rocker Insole and the Apex Ambulator Shoe in the Relief of Forefoot Pressure: Personally conducted study utilizing computerized gait analysis in the evaluation of forefoot pressure in new insoles and orthopedic shoes, 1996-1997

Related Experience

  • Associate Editor: The Podiatric Medical Review, 1996
  • Medical Volunteer: New York City Marathon, New York, NY, 1995
  • Emergency Room Volunteer: Riverside Hospital, Wilmington, DE, 1992-1993

Continuing Education

  • Midwest Podiatry Seminar – Chicago, IL, April 1998, 1999
  • Update ’98 in Foot and Ankle Surgery -Atlanta, GA, April 1998
  • Super Seminar – Las Vegas, NV, March 1999

Memberships

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • New York State Podiatric Medical Association