Dr. Sheskier is a board certified orthopedic surgeon that has been servicing the foot and ankle needs of the Tri-state area for over 25 years. He has particular expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of complex foot and ankle problems including arthroscopic techniques, fracture care and revision surgery. He has been performing ankle replacements for over 14 years.Working in conjunction with his partners (University Place Orthopedics), Dr. Sheskier also performs as a primary surgeon or assistant surgeon in complex surgeries of the shoulder, knee and hand.
He is an assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at NYU School of Medicine where he has helped train hundreds of residents in diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle problems . He is an active member of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He has participated in numerous overseas medical missions including Vietnam and Cuba. He also is a consultant to the New York Rangers hockey team.
Healhtap.com has named him as #1 Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon in USA
Dr Sheskier has been selected as a TOP DOC in New York area.
Specializing in : (see left sidebar for more information)
Arthroscopy:Foot,Ankle and Knee
Ankle ligament repair
Reconstruction of Ankle and Hindfoot
Dance/Sport injuries (ankle instability, achilles tendon ruptures etc.)
Diabetic/neuropathic conditions of the foot and ankle
Common/Complex foot Problems:
Ankle Cartilage transplant
Shockwave treatment for plantar fasciitis/Achille's tendonitis