Posts by Lori S. Weisenfeld, DPM

Lori S. Weisenfeld, DPM

Lori S. Weisenfeld, DPM
Dr. Weisenfeld, a sports podiatrist based in New York City, has been treating athletes, dancers and performers from around the world for over 25 years. A Clinical Advisor to the American Running Association, she is board certified in both podiatric surgery and podiatric orthopedics. Dr. Weisenfeld is Clinical Instructor, Orthopaedics, at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Vice Chair of the Medical Advisory Board at Gramercy Surgery Center, both in New York City. She is also a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Institute for Preventive Foot Health. Dr. Weisenfeld is committed to preventive foot health and to informing primary care physicians, other health professionals and the general public about the importance of regular foot exams and timely, appropriate treatment of foot conditions. She has appeared on many network news shows, has been quoted in The New York Times and featured in national publications such asWoman’s Day, Jane, Pointe Magazine, Quick & Simple, Dance, Women’s Health and OK!

Prevent Diabetic Foot Infections to Cut the Risk of Amputation

Abstract: Diabetic foot infections are common and preventable occurrences that raise the risk of amputation. Regular foot screenings by a primary care physician are a...