Welcome to Our Practice!

When you choose Forest Hills Podiatric Medical Care, you are choosing a respected, experienced and compassionate podiatrist in Forest Hills, NY. Whether you're suffering from a mild sprain or chronic heel pain, Dr. LeKeisha Y. George at Forest Hills Podiatric Medical Care is committed to helping you return to a pain-free, active life through expert treatment of the foot and ankle.

As you browse our website, be sure to sift through our complete list of services. From foot surgery and orthotics to heel pain (plantar fasciitis) and toenail problems, you can learn more about the procedures we offer and the conditions we treat on our services page. We pride ourselves on using advanced podiatric practices and equipment, and with the experience and knowledge of our podiatrists in Forest Hills we offer you and your family the highest standards in care.

You will also find information on our site about our expert podiatry team, Forest Hills office location, appointment hours and contact details. We welcome new patients of any age for once off or ongoing podiatry health care.

Your feet are the foundation of your body, taking you where you need to go. Don't take foot pain lightly. Allow Dr. George to give your feet and ankles the attention they deserve. Contact Forest Hills Podiatric Medical Care to make an appointment today.

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Meet Your Doctor

  • Dr. LeKeisha Y. George

    Dr. LeKeisha Y. George graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine and has completed her surgical residency at North Shore Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, New York. Dr. George is board certified with the American Board of Podiatric Medicine.  She has received extensive podiatric training, and she is knowledgeable in podiatric medical and surgical care, ranging from heel pain, sprains,  ingrown nails, the diabetic foot, wound care and surgical correction of various foot deformities. 
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  • Joint Pain in the Foot

    The foot contains 26 bones and more than 30 joints. Many people experience pain involving one or more of these joints. The pain may be accompanied by swelling, tenderness, stiffness, redness, bruising, and/or increased warmth over the affected joints. Joint pain may be caused by trauma, infection, inflammation, ...

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  • Bone Healing

    How Does a Bone Heal? All broken bones go through the same healing process. This is true whether a bone has been cut as part of a surgical procedure or fractured through an injury. The bone healing process has three overlapping stages: inflammation, bone production, and bone remodeling. Inflammation ...

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  • Synovitis

    Synovitis is inflammation of the tissues that line a joint. It is commonly associated with specific diseases such as arthritis or gout, but may also be the result of overuse or trauma. Symptoms of synovitis may include redness, swelling, warmth, and pain with joint motion.Evaluation by a foot and ankle ...

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  • Intermetatarsal Neuroma

    What Is a Neuroma?A neuroma is a thickening of nerve tissue that may develop in various parts of the body. The most common neuroma in the foot is a Morton’s neuroma, which occurs between the third and fourth toes. It is sometimes referred to as an intermetatarsal neuroma. “Intermetatarsal” describes ...

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  • Fractures of the Calcaneus (Heel Bone Fractures)

    What is the Calcaneus? The calcaneus, also called the heel bone, is a large bone that forms the foundation of the rear part of the foot. The calcaneus connects with the talus and cuboid bones. The connection between the talus and calcaneus forms the subtalar joint. This joint is important for normal ...

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  • Frostbite

    Frostbite occurs when a body part is exposed to extreme cold. If conditions are cold enough for the water within the tissues to freeze and form ice crystals, cell death can occur. The feet, hands, ears and nose are particularly prone to frostbite due to their location away from the body’s core. Mild ...

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  • Brachymetatarsia

    Brachymetatarsia is a condition in which one of the bones in the front of the foot is significantly shorter than the others. Although it may affect any of the five metatarsals, it most commonly affects the fourth metatarsal. Looking at the foot, it might appear that the fourth toe itself is shorter than ...

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  • Wounds/Ulcers

    Ulcers, which are open sores in the skin, occur when the outer layers of the skin are injured and the deeper tissues become exposed. They can be caused by excess pressure due to ill-fitting shoes, long periods in bed, or after an injury that breaks the skin. Ulcers are commonly seen in patients who have ...

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What Our Clients Say About Us

    I love Dr George she made me gain confidence again with my feet I am now able to wear sandals thanks to her. She is very knowledgable about foot disorders and she makes sure that her treatments gets needed results. I am so fortunate to have her. It so fun buying sandals now without worrying about how my feet look THANK YOU DR GEORGE!

    Nakeysha E.

    Doctor George removed my ingrown toenail very quickly and efficiently without any pain. I was very amazed her skills that beyond my expectations. Thanks Doctor George.

    Ashley Z.

    Doctor pays attention to details. She is very thorough and provides helpful suggestions. I feel as if she cares for my well being.

    Scott M.

    Clean and welcome office; nice and professional staff; and best of all, Dr. George is very knowledgeable as well as being personal. She didn't rush with me, she made herself available for any future questions I may have, and I highly recommend this practice to anyone!

    Kimberly A.

    very knowledgeable. nice staff.

    Anderson H.

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