Dr. Lew C Schon, MD - New York, NY - Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery Open Now

Dr. Lew C Schon, MD

Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery
New York, NY 10002
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Dr. Lew Schon, M.D. is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in disorders of the foot and ankle for thirty three years. He is at New York University Langone (NYU) where he is Clinical Prof of Orthopaedics. He is also practicing at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore MD where he is director of Orthopaedic Innovation for the department of Orthopaedics and member of the Institute of Foot and Ankle Reconstruction.   He is active in the Foot & Ankle programs at Mercy, NYU, University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins. InnovationsHe is a co- inventor of several devices including the ZimmerBiomet TM Ankle Replacement and the Enovis Aircast Airlift brace, the Arthrex ProStop, Darco’s Toe Guard and Pneumatic Night Splint.  Clinical studies, biomechanics and orthobiologic research have resulted in over two hundred peer-reviewed papers and over hundred other publications. He is former president of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.  He is internationally known
for his pioneering innovations and creative, collaborative, patient-centric solutions.    Lew Schon, MD FACS FAAOSDirector of Orthopaedic Innovation Institute of Foot and Ankle Reconstruction Mercy Medical Center Professor of Orthopaedics New York University Grossman School of Medicine Professor of Orthopaedics & Biomedical Engineering Johns Hopkins UniversityAssociate Prof of Orthopaedics Georgetown School of Medicine Adjunct Prof of Orthopaedics University of Maryland School of Medicine & Literati Faculty Fischell Department of Bioengineering
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  • accepting new patients
  • 4
  • speaks English, Spanish
  • Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Science, Houston TX.
  • 1 award
  • 2 specialties
  • 8 areas of expertise
  • 3 board certifications
  • 1 location

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Nyu Langone Joan H And Preston Robert Tisch Center At Essex Crossing

171 Delancey St Fl 2 New York, NY 10002
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Dr. Lew C Schon has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Lew C Schon has the following 8 areas of expertise

  • Foot Injuries
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Deformities
  • Acquired Foot Deformities
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Ankle Disorders


Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Science, Houston TX.


Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Disease Orthopaedic Institute, New York, NY


General Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY


Doctor of Medicine, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

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