Dr. Lori S. Weisenfeld, a renowned New York City sports podiatrist, has been treating athletes, dancers, and performers from around the world for over 25 years. She began her practice by joining her father, Dr. Murray F. Weisenfeld, author of The Runner’s Repair Manual, who was an icon amongst injured runners in NYC. With Dr. Murray as her mentor, she developed her own practice style while incorporating his insights, kindness and good humor into her care for each patient. She treats each patient with an understanding of their long term goals and with an eye on their immediate needs.
You may also know Dr. Weisenfeld from her appearances on numerous network news shows including WABC, the WB network and on VH1’s Can’t Get A Date. She has also been quoted in The New York Times and The New York Daily News and has been featured in national publications including Woman’s Day, Runner’s World, Self, Jane, Pointe Magazine, Quick & Simple, Dance, Women’s Health, Shape and OK!.
Dr. Weisenfeld is a Clinical Advisor to the American Running Association. She has the distinction of being double board certified by both the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery and the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. She is on staff at Lenox Hill Hospital and the Gramercy Surgery Center in NYC where she is Vice-Chair of the Medical Advisory Board.
Welcome To The Office Of Lori S. Weisenfeld, DPM
Dr. Weisenfeld is experienced in keeping her patients active while addressing their problems. She will figure out the best way to allow you to continue to participate in the activities you enjoy most.
Many of us are living with foot pain because we think it’s a normal consequence of our daily activities, our chosen sport, or life in the urban jungle. Foot pain is never normal and it is not something we need to tolerate.
Dr. Weisenfeld will take the time to clearly explain your options while detailing the advantages and disadvantages of each. We offer in-office x-rays as well as other diagnostic services so that we can solve the most simple to the most complex problems.
Pain and loss of function in our feet and ankles can be a huge obstacle. We understand that getting your body back to normal is of the utmost importance to you and therefore is utmost importance to us!
If you have never been to a podiatrist before, you may be nervous about your upcoming visit. Don’t be! Millions of people see podiatrists every year for help with their feet, ankles, and lower legs.
Dr. Weisenfeld is skilled at diagnosing and treating foot and ankle conditions ranging from the most routine problems to complex sports injuries. With more than 25 years of experience, she is adept at providing conservative treatments as well as surgical management when necessary. We work hard to make you feel comfortable with our practice and confident in your treatments. X-rays are offered in the office for your convenience.