Dr. Steven Sheskier

Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
New York, NY
38 years experience male

Locations

Office

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Oxford Health Plans

University Place Orthopedics

New York, NY

About

Bio

http://www.nyufootankle.com/ Board Certified orthopedic surgeon Fellowship trained in Foot and Ankle Surgery, Sports Medicine of the knee,ankle and foot. Interested in Dance medicine and nutrition. Clinical professor of orthopedic surgery at New york University-Hospital for Joint Diseases

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Hawaii, New Jersey, New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

965 Answers
271 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Medial bump/1st toe: Formally defined as a > 15 degree angle between the 1st metatarsal and the great toe where the toe in question deviate towards the lessor toes
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A male asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Bad idea: It can lead to wound complications such as slow healing of the surgical wound. An inflammatory response is part of the normal healing process. It can ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Yes: There is a possibility it it is an ealy sign of infection of the deep sutures. See the orthodoctor who operated on you. The wound could ope up .

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Thank you notes
Nov 19, 2013
Dr. Sheskier is an excellent foot and ankle surgeon. Both his diagnostic and operative skills are outstanding!
Apr 4, 2013
Pleasure to know you
Aug 27, 2013
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanku sir. Diagnosed with missed undisplaced talus neck fx. 5 month old on cast from 2 months. Possibility of union without surgery? ?
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks sir. As according to my doc it is not possible for a person to complete not weight bearing for 24 to 36 month untill revascularizati
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Thanks for your quick reply! After 4 hours of standing at work today my feet went cold and numb. The bruising darkened and increased in area up my ankle about 2 inches.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baylor College of Medicine, TX
Graduated 1982MD

Medical/Graduate school

S.U.N.Y. School of nursing
Graduated 1978MD

Residency

University of Pittsburgh

Affiliations

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society
Arthroscopy Association of North America
American Diabetes Association, Professional Section
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