Dr. Sheskier is a specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of problems of the foot, ankle and knee . He has been performing surgery on the lower extremities for over 20 years in the NYC Tri-state area (Manhattan, NY - NJ - Conn ). He has expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of complex foot and ankle problems. This includes fractures ,arthroscopic surgery , achilles tendon injuries and revision surgery. He has been performing ankle replacements for over a decade.He is active in the developing field of the biological treatment of joint arthritis including PRP and bone marrow/stem cell therapy .
Working with his partners (University Place Orthopedics/ NYC), Dr. Sheskier also performs as a primary surgeon or assistant surgeon in complex surgeries of the shoulder, knee and hand. Dr Sheskier is a United Health care Premium Tier 1 provider . He is in network in the majority of UHC programs.
He is a board certified orthopedic surgeon. He is an assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at NYU School of Medicine. He has helped train hundreds of residents in diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle problems. He is a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society .He has special interest in dance medicine and sports injuries of the knee, ankle and foot. He has participated in many overseas medical missions/lectures including Thailand,Vietnam, Cuba. Most recently has returned from a mission in Haiti. He has been a consultant to the New York Rangers hockey team. He is a frequent guest on Sirius Doctor Radio.
Dr Sheskier has been selected as a TOP DOC in New York area.Healhtap.com has named him as #1 Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon in USA as well.