Qualifications of Dr. Josef Geldwert


  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Podiatric Surgical Residency at North Lake Community Hospital

Hospital Affiliations

  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Division
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons


  • Podiatrist 
  • Sports Medicine








Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
  • Women's World Cup Soccer
  • Clinical Instructor, Orthopedic Dept., Mt. Sinai Medical School
  • Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons
  • Medical Advisory Board (SOLS)
  • Board of Trustees, New York County Podiatric Medical Association 
  • Consultant, Cutting Edge Laser (MLS laser for tendon and muscle injuries)
  • Consultant, Premier Brands (OTC foot care product company)
  • Co-Medical Director NYC Triathlon
  • Co-Medical Director Hampton's Marathon
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Professional Statement

Thank you for choosing Dr. Geldwert's practice.

Dr. Josef J. Geldwert is Board Certified in Foot and Ankle Surgery and is a recognized authority on the most advanced surgical techniques to correct bunions and hammertoes. After completing his undergraduate degree at Yeshiva University, Dr. Josef J. Geldwert attended New York College of Podiatric Medicine earning his D.P.M. in 1973. Dr. Geldwert completed his Podiatric Surgical Residency at Northlake Community Hospital, Northlake, Illinois.