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Michael Schumacher

  • CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR Orthopaedics
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Specialty

Certifications

  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Education

  • DPM, Wlm M Scholl Col Podiatric Medicine

  • Residency, Podiatry
    Wyckoff Heights Hospital

Biography

    Michael Schumacher, DPM is a podiatric surgeon board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and is the former chair of the medical advisory committee of the United States Squash Racquets Association.

    He graduated from the University at Stony Brook in 1986 and the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 1993. He completed a three-year podiatric surgical residency at the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, a major teaching affiliate of the NY Presbyterian Hospital network. The emphasis of the training was on foot and ankle reconstructive surgery, as well as non surgical treatment of other foot disorders, such as fungal and other dermatological problems, as well as sports medicine training.

    Dr. Schumacher has been in private practice since finishing his surgical training in 1996. He feels his hands-on, personalized approach to patient care sets him apart from other practitioners in the tri-state area. His outside interests include playing squash, tennis and paddle tennis.

    Areas of Interest:

    • Bunions/hallux valgus/hallux rigidus
    • Diabetic Foot Care
    • Hammertoes
    • Heel Spurs and plantar fasciitis
    • Morton's neuroma
    • Foot and ankle sprains and strains
    • Foot Fractures/Stress Fractures
    • Foot Surgery
    • Sports/Exercise Injuries
    • Emergency foot care, including fractures and sprains Podiatric sports medicine including Digital scanning for custom foot orthotic fabrication Digital x-ray (on location) Diagnosis and treatment of all toenail problems, including fungal infections
    • Same or Next day Appointments are available

      For more information, please see his website, www.centralparkpodiatry.com

Industry Relationships

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Dr. Schumacher did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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West Park Medical Group

200 West 57th Street, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10019

Tel: 212-362-3100
Fax: 212-247-8093
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Office Hours:
  • Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 10:30am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday 8:30am - 1:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday 8:00am - 12:00pm
Languages:
  • Spanish
Insurance Plans
  • Accept All Insurances
Payment Methods
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  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Personal Check
  • Cash
  • Other

Address

737 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212-535-8600
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Payment Methods
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  • Visa
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Personal Check
  • Cash
  • Other