Neal Blitz, DPM, FACFAS

Dr. Neal Blitz - NYC Foot Surgeon. Dr. Neal Blitz


Dr. Neal Blitz is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM). He is a leading expert in Foot & Ankle Surgery, and his private practice is located in Manhattan New York City.  While Dr. Blitz is known as best bunion surgeon New York as he is the creator of the Bunionplasty(SM) procedure (cosmetic bunion surgery).  Dr. Blitz is an innovator - he has revolutionized bunion surgery with the development of a medical implant, and with his techniques, he is able to get patients back on their feet without the need for casting and crutches. Patients travel from all over the world to have foot surgery with Dr. Blitz. Learn more at

Dr. Blitz is highly quoted in the media.  In addition to treating patients, Dr. Blitz has many publications related to Foot & Ankle Surgery within peer-reviewed medical journals, Podiatry magazines, posters, various blogs, and several surgical textbooks. He has also produced award winning research on a condition called tarsal coalition.   He has an international reputation as lecturer and has written Guest Editorials both the Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery and the Clinics in Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Blitz is also the Founder & President of Surgery Vitamin, LLC - a line of surgeon-developed nutraceuticals to support optimal healing after all types of surgery and cosmetic procedures.


Dr. Blitz has over 13 years of experience in Foot & Ankle Surgery. 

He is currently in private practice in Midtown Manhattan New York on East 56th Street and Park Avenue.  

He operates at Mount Sinai Hospital. 

Dr. Blitz is the former Chief of Foot Surgery and Associate Chairman of Orthopaedics at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in New York. 

Dr. Blitz previously was a shareholder physician at Kaiser Permanente in Northern California.  


Board Certification by American Board of Podiatric Medicine: Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot & Ankle Surgery.

Residency: Swedish Medial Center

Fellowship: AO International 

Medical Education: New York College of Podiatric Medicine. 

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