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Dr. Vito La Puma, DPM

Podiatrist

New York, NY

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
Dr. La Puma is an excellent and caring doctor. I've been seeing him for years! He really cares and has theupmost professional bedside manner I've ever seen. I highly recommend this doctor for any foot issues. He is the best!
Dr. La Puma is an excellent and caring doctor. I've been seeing him for years! He really cares and has the upmost professional bedside manner I've ever seen. I highly recommendthis doctor for any foot issues. He is the best!
JM · Less than 6 months ago
Dr. LaPuma is by far one of the best podiatrists I have ever met. He has been my doctor for afew years and even with my recovery after a surgery he was caring the entire way. He has patience and excellent bedside manner. I would highly recommend him to others.
Dr. LaPuma is by far one of the best podiatrists I have ever met. He has been my doctor for a few years and even with my recovery after a surgeryhe was caring the entire way. He has patience and excellent bedside manner. I would highly recommend him to others.
Jessenia M. · December 17, 2018

About Dr. Vito La Puma

Dr. La Puma attended Stony Brook University where he majored in Pre-Medical studies earning his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Dr. La Puma received his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, where he was actively involved in multiple student leadership positions. Dr. La Puma is a licensed podiatric physician who specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of all foot and ankle conditions. He has completed a three-year reconstructive foot and ankle surgical residency program at Interfaith Medical Center, where he performed over 1,400 surgical procedures. Dr. La Puma has received extensive training in all ailments and bio-mechanical disorders affecting the lower extremity. As Chief Resident, Dr. La Puma has had vast training and experience in Orthopedics and Vascular Surgery. Currently, Dr. La Puma is an acting Attending for the Podiatric Surgical Residency at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. Dr. La Puma specializes in surgical correction of bunions, hammertoes, heel pain, to complex reconstructive foot and ankle repairs, congenital deformities, wound care, diabetic limb salvage, trauma and sports related injuries. Dr. La Puma is an active member of the American Board of Podiatric Medicine, the American Podiatric Medical Association and the New York State Podiatric Medicine Association.

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Podiatrist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Interfaith Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Podiatric Medicine

Education and training

  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
  • Interfaith Medical Center, Residency in Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery

Awards and publications

  • Excellence in Clinical Work; American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry; New York College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Pi Mu Delta National Podiatry Service Society; New York College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Excellence in Vacuum Assisted Wound Closure; KCI San Antonio, TX
  • Achievement in External Fixation for the Foot & Ankle; Wright Medical Atlanta, Georgia

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1790018059

Dr. Vito La Puma's office locations

Healthy Step Podiatry PC

111 John St, 1450

New York, NY 10038

Healthy Step Podiatry PC

85 Howard Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11233

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Very good and explained what I have and had to be done
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I had a great experience, very kind and professional doctor. The office is nice and clean
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Knowledgable, attentive and kind. Was very thorough in his diagnosis. Nice and clean office space.
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The office is very clean and the staff is very professional and friendly.
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