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Dr. Vera Malezhik, DPM

Podiatrist

Brooklyn, NY

About Dr. Vera Malezhik

Dr. Vera Malezhik received a doctorate degree in Podiatric Medicine from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Malezhik completed a challenging 4-year Foot and Ankle Surgical residency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center where she was the Chief Resident. As a former collegiate tennis player, Dr. Maleshik understands the importance of proper foot care and its impact on athletic performance. Dr. Malezhik has extensive training in all aspects of foot surgery, including complicated reconstructive and aesthetically pleasing foot surgery, utilizing the latest advances in podiatric care. She is also certified in ankle arthroscopy. She treats patients with a wide spectrum of common and specialized podiatric needs, including bunion and hammertoe deformities, sports-related foot injuries, warts, heel pain, diabetic foot care, and arthritis. Dr. Malezhik published the following papers in The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery: 1) Tissue Expansion Technique for Desyndactylization of Toes Using an External Fixator (2016) 2) Case Study: Rare Case of Mantle Cell Lymphoma with Extranodal Involvement in the Foot (2017) 3) Posterio-Lateral Spiral Shaped 1/3 Tubular Plate Stabilization for Long Spiral Lateral Malleolus Fracture (2017). She is affiliated with Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center. She is an active member of: - The American Podiatric Medical Association - The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons - The New York State Podiatric Medical Association. She is also fluent in Russian.

In-network insurances

  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Caterpillar
  • Cigna

Specialties

  • Podiatrist

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Podiatric Medicine

Education and training

  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Residency in Foot and Ankle Surgery

Professional memberships

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • New York State Podiatric Medical Association

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1134547243

Dr. Vera Malezhik's office location

North Star Medical PC

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1408 Ocean Ave, 3rd Floor

Brooklyn, NY 11230

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The visit was efficient, detailed and patient friendly. I would definitely recommend the doctor to my family & friends.
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Very patient and understanding.
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The staff is very helpful, made me feel very comfortable while in pain. Dr. Vera listened to all my concerns and gave me all the possible options. Natalie was able to navigate the stressful insurance process with ease. I have recommended the doctor to a few of my friends.
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My visit and care under Dr. Malezhik was fabulous. She was friendly and caring.
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Great experience! Doctor Malezhik is awesome. She does a great job and so professional.
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Dr. Malezhik is very concerned doctor, and knows what she is doing! Doctor was very attentive. Office appointments was quick and on time.
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