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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  • Fracture-Toe

    The structure of the foot is complex, consisting of bones, muscles, tendons, and other soft tissues. Of the 26 bones in the foot, 19 are toe bones (phalanges) and metatarsal bones (the long bones in the midfoot). Fractures of the toe and metatarsal bones are common and require evaluation by a specialist. ...

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  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)

    What Is PTTD?The posterior tibial tendon serves as one of the major supporting structures of the foot, helping it to function while walking. Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) is a condition caused by changes in the tendon, impairing its ability to support the arch. This results in flattening ...

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  • Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)

    Heel pain is most often caused by plantar fasciitis, a condition that is sometimes also called heel spur syndrome when a spur is present. Heel pain may also be due to other causes, such as a stress fracture, tendonitis, arthritis, nerve irritation, or, rarely, a cyst. Because there are several potential ...

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  • Flexible Flatfoot

    What Is Flatfoot? Flatfoot is often a complex disorder, with diverse symptoms and varying degrees of deformity and disability. There are several types of flatfoot, all of which have one characteristic in common: partial or total collapse (loss) of the arch.   Other characteristics shared by most ...

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  • Ganglion Cyst

    What Is a Ganglion Cyst? A ganglion cyst is a sac filled with a jellylike fluid that originates from a tendon sheath or joint capsule. The word “ganglion” means “knot” and is used to describe the knot-like mass or lump that forms below the surface of the skin.   Ganglion cysts are among ...

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  • Webbed Toes

    Webbed toes (also known as syndactyly) is a rare condition seen in approximately one in 2,000 births. Those with this condition have two or more toes that are partially or fully joined by a flexible skin bridge.  Syndactyly most commonly affects the second and third toes, but it can occur between ...

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  • Weak Ankles

    Weak ankles may be a result of previous ankle injuries, but in some cases they are a congenital (at birth) condition. The ankles are sore, and “give way” easily while standing, walking, or doing other activities. When an ankle is injured, it may take a few weeks to many months to fully heal. Often, ...

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  • Varicose Veins

    Varicose veins are usually due to improperly functioning valves within the veins. The veins typically appear prominent or look "raised."  The condition can cause swelling of the legs, ankles, and feet. The skin may become discolored due to leakage of blood into the surrounding tissues, and ulcers may ...

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  • Turf Toe

    What is Turf Toe? Turf toe is a sprain of the big toe joint resulting from injury during sports activities. The injury usually results from excessive upward bending of the big toe joint. The condition can be caused from either jamming the toe, or repetitive injury when pushing off repeatedly when running ...

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  • Toe Walking

    Toe walking, a condition in which a person walks on the toes or ball of the foot, is most often seen in young children learning to walk. A child who does not outgrow toe walking in early childhood should be evaluated by a foot and ankle surgeon. Toe walking may be idiopathic (habitual) or it can be caused ...

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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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