Podiatric Surgery

Team 2021
Podiatric surgeons L to R: Drs. Erin M. Kunz; Bernard F. Martin; Valerie A. Brunetti (retired) and Wendy Young.

Not Pictured: Dr. Christine Nawabi


Our Podiatric Surgery Service provides evaluation and treatment of the foot and ankle, both in the hospital and on an outpatient basis through our experienced board-certified podiatrists.

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Surgical Care Center
37 Research Way
East Setauket, NY 11733


222 Middle Country Road, Suite 209
Smithtown, NY 11787


Our foot care services include palliative and/or surgical treatment of:

  • Infections (soft tissue or bone) or ulcerations of the foot
  • Diabetic foot
  • Biomechanical imbalances including bunions and hammertoes
  • Hypertrophied mycotic nails and pedal hyperkeratoses
  • Heel pain, gouty arthritis, and Charcot foot deformities

Erin M. Kunz, DPM
Bernard F. Martin, DPM
Wendy Young, DPM

Board certification in foot and ankle surgery is granted by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, and indicates that a podiatrist has demonstrated a cognitive knowledge of podiatric surgery, including the diagnosis of general medical problems and surgical management of foot and ankle diseases, deformities, and/or trauma, and those structures which affect the foot, ankle, and leg.

Following is a comprehensive, but not all-inclusive, list of services provided by our podiatric surgery specialists at Stony Brook Medicine.

  • Amputations
  • Arthrodesis – Surgical Joint Fusions
  • Arthroereisis – Flat Foot Surgery
  • Arthroplasty – Surgical Joint Repair
  • Arthrotomy – Surgical Joint Removal
  • Bunionectomy – Bunion Surgery
  • Cystectomy – Surgical Cyst Removal
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy – Plantar Fasciitis Surgery
  • Exostectomy – Surgical Removal of Bone Spurs
  • Limb Salvage
  • Osteotomy – Hammertoe Repair and Plantar Plate Repair
  • Skin Grafting
  • Tenotomy – Tendon and Ligament Surgical Repair
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