Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Our four-year residency program uses clinical and formal didactic experiences to further develop your knowledge and skills in all areas of podiatry, including inpatient and outpatient care and surgical management. Our program is accredited by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education. We take an approach that is resource-based, competency-driven, and assessment-validated. 

Our residents perform rotations and attend regularly scheduled formal didactic sessions. You also attend Grand Rounds.

The Residency Program rotations are:

  • PGY-1: Residents complete rotations in surgery, internal medicine, radiology, anesthesia, pathology, infectious diseases, and podiatric medicine and surgery.
  • PGY-2: Residents complete rotations in podiatric medicine, and emergency medicine – and at the Mount Sinai Brooklyn campus.
  • PGY-3: Residents complete rotations in psychiatry, wound care, and podiatric medicine, and you hold office hours.
  • PGY-4: Residents complete rotations in podiatric medicine and wound care, and you hold office hours.

All applicants must complete the official application form through the Central Application Service for Podiatric Residencies (CASPR). We schedule interviews through the CASPR.

We offer a competitive salary.

Learn more about salary and benefits

2018-2019

PGY-4

Marina Akerman, DPM
Medical School: New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Theresa Djama, DPM
Medical School: New York College of Podiatric Medicine

PGY-3

Elizabeth Bonarigo, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Bryan Holand, DPM
Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Ogechukwu Imonugo, DPM
DeMoines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

Joshua Nabatian, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Naeemah Ruffin, DPM, MPH
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Mehvish Seyal, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Sajni Shah, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Erick Studyvin, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Daniel Witkin, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

PGY-2

Yong Cho, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Suganthi Kandasamy, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Sam Mark, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

PGY-1

Michelle Kaufman, DPM, MPH
New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Stephen Schmitz, DPM
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine

Sahar Zadeh, DPM
New York College of Podiatric Medicine