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Neal Blitz
Works at Blitz Footcare, PLLC
Attended New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Lives in Manhattan
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Simple food fixes that may help you avoid #gout  on #thanksgiving  
How to enjoy holiday foods and keep a gouty attack away. Learn which foods to eat and which ones to stay away from.
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#cheilectomy  is a great operation to remove bone spurs for big toe joint arthritis.  Find out why in this +About.com health blog
Cheilectomy is often the go-to procedure for big toe joint arthritis. Learn why. Cheilectomy is a relatively simple operation to remove arthritic bone spurs of the big toe joint for the treatment of hallux rigidus.
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The best Tarsal coalition treatment for adults in California! http://www.california-webbusiness.com/company-tarsal-coalition-surgery_3742313
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Spring is the season for more foot and ankle injuries, such as #anklefractures  and #achillesruptures  
Get information on the foot and ankle injuries that are common in the spring and summer. These injuries include ankle fractures, jones fractures, achilles ruptures, stress fractures and heel pain
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Get foot surgery information on #jonesfractures  
Jones Fracture Information. Learn about the jones fracture, how to treat it and if Jones Fracture Surgery is the best treatment option.
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Are bone spurs causing your #heelpain  
Understand the different types of heel spurs and how to treat them. Heels spurs can form on the bottom of the foot with plantar fasciitis, or on the back part of the heel with Achilles tendon disorders. Figure out what the best treatment is.
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#bunions   #gout  and #arthritis  cause pain and swelling at the big toe joint. Learn how to tell these common conditions apart 
Bunions, arthritis of the big toe joint and gout are common problems of the big toe joint that can confused with each other. Learn how tell a bunion apart from other issues to get the best treatment.
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One of the most common questions when considering surgery for a #bunion  +About.com 
Bunion surgery is generally curative for bunions, some bunions may return - find out why and what to do about it.
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Learn about a common #footfracture  - the 5th metatarsal fracture
Fifth Metatarsal Fractures occur is a variety of configurations. Understands which ones require foot surgery and which one can be treated without surgery.
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Spring is here...   #anklefractures  are common.  Learn about ankle fracture surgery
Understand when ankle fracture surgery is necessary after a broken ankle. Not all ankle fractures require surgery so learn when broken ankle surgery is best.
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Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgeon
Employment
  • Blitz Footcare, PLLC
    Principal, 2013 - present
    The private practice of Dr. Neal Blitz.
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hospital
    Chief of Foot Surgery & Associate Chairman of Orthopaedics, 2008 - 2014
  • Kaiser Permanente
    Shareholder Physician, 2002 - 2008
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Manhattan
Previously
Marin County - Seattle, WA - Brooklyn, NY
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212-776-4250
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120 East 56th Street, Suite 800 New York, NY 10022
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212-776-4250
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120 East 56th Street, Suite 800 New York, NY 10022
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I'm a Manhattan Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgeon, Author, and Innovator in the field of foot & ankle surgery.
Introduction
Dr. Neal Blitz, creator of the Bunionplasty (Cosmetic Bunion Surgery in NYC), is an international authority on Cosmetic & Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery, with 13 years of experience. Patients come from all over to have surgery with Dr. Blitz – both locally to NYC and from abroad, at his state of the art Manhattan Office. Visit www.BunionSurgeryNY.com

Dr. Blitz held the role of Chief of Foot Surgery and Associate Chairman of Orthopaedics at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in New York, for 5 years. Now he is focused on his private practice in Manhattan.  

Dr. Blitz is an innovator. He developed a revolutionary provisionally patented  medical implant for the treatment of bunions, that he uses to get patients on their feet fast, without the need of casting and crutches.

Over the past decade, Dr. Blitz has many publications related to Foot & Ankle Surgery within peer-reviewed medical journals, magazines, medical posters, blogs, and surgical textbooks. He has  also won awards for his clinical research.  Dr. Blitz has a internnational reputation. He has written Guest Editorials in both the Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery and the Clinics in Podiatric Medicine.
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manhattan reconstructive foot surgeon. bunion surgeon new york
Education
  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    Podiatric Medicine & Surgery, 1995 - 1999
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Fly into Los Angeles for your plastic surgery in California at Marina Plastic Surgery by following three easy steps.

President Obama Suffers from Heel Pain in Foot
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President Obama’s latest physical examination found him in excellent health, except for one nagging little pain: no, not his political criti

BEAUTY GURU - PODIATRIC SURGEON NEAL BLITZ
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Neal Blitz, a NYC reconstructive podiatric surgeon, pioneered a bunion surgery procedure that makes feet look as good as they feel, and dras

Foot Binding, American Style
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Toeing the line by making your toes shorter is the latest extreme in cosmetic plastic surgery

Cosmetic Toe Lengthening: Brachymetatarsia Surgery
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As a Manhattan foot surgeon, one of the most rewarding surgeries I perform are cosmetic toe lengthenings. A short toe often causes tremendou

Heel thyself
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This week on Take Care, an interview with Dr. Neal Blitz on the negative effects wearing high heels can have on posture, the spine, and the

What's Up With Santonio Holmes' Foot Injury?
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Since Sunday's game, when Santonio Holmes injured his left foot, there has been much speculation as to what could be wrong with it.

Plantar Plate Tear: Redskins Pierre Garcon's Toe Injury
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Redskins wide receiver Peirre Garcon sustained a ligament injury of the second toe, and is reported to specifically have a plantar plate tea

Curriculum Vitae - Neal Blitz, DPM, FACFAS | Facebook
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BronxCare Orthopaedics wrote a note titled Curriculum Vitae - Neal Blitz, DPM, FACFAS. Read the full text here.

Senators Erik Karlsson's Sliced Achilles: How Bad of an Injury Is It Rea...
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A sliced Achilles tendon is something that one would expect to see in a horror movie, not on an ice skating rink. Unfortunately for Ottawa S

What's Up With Santonio Holmes' Foot Injury?
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Since Sunday's game, when Santonio Holmes injured his left foot, there has been much speculation as to what could be wrong with it.

Plantar Fasica Tear: Will Lakers Pau Gasol Need Foot Surgery?
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Lakers forward Pau Gasol injured the plantar fascia of his foot while playing the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. Gasol, on twitter, annou

Bring Your Own Stilettos (BYOS) Exercise Class
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As a surgeon who performs bunionplasty surgery to help women return to high heels and pointy-toed shoes, I can only encourage women to consi

Young People Weigh Bunion Surgery
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Bunions once were considered prevalent only among older women and heavy high-heel wearers. But young people sporting sensible shoes are incr

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Five ways to avoid bunion surgery | 7online.com
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There are ways you can ease the pain of bunions without having to undergo surgery.

Derek Jeter's Ankle Fracture: Is a Hidden Stress Fracture to Blame?
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As a reconstructive foot surgeon with major lower extremity trauma experience, something just doesn't quite add up with Derek Jeter's ankle

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