About Dr. Neal Blitz

Neal M. Blitz, DPM, FACFAS, creator of the Bunionplasty, is an internationally recognized reconstructive foot surgeon with over 12 years of major experience. He is an expert in the field with numerous publications, produced award winning clinical research and developed surgical techniques that are used today. Dr. Blitz is an innovator, as he has a provisional patent on a surgical implant for the correction of bunions.

Patients come from all over to have surgery with Dr. Blitz – both locally to NYC and from abroad. Dr. Blitz’ mantra is “Structure, Function & Aesthetics” as he applies this concept to his foot surgeries. His main focus is to get patients back on their feet quickly.

Dr. Blitz is the Chief of Foot Surgery & Associate Chairman of Orthopedics at Bronx Lebanon Hospital. Previously, Dr. Blitz was a Shareholder of Podiatric Physician within the Division of Orthopedics and Foot & Ankle Surgery in Kaiser Permanente Northern California (Santa Rosa Medical Center). He graduated Cum Laude from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Blitz completed a residency focused on Elective & Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery at the prestigious Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, which the program was affiliated with Harborview Medical Center. He was awarded an AO fellowship in Dresden Germany, focused on trauma and reconstructive techniques.

Dr. Blitz is a Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is Board Certified in Foot Surgery and Board Certified in Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery. Additionally, he is also a fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons.


Download Dr. Blitz’ Curriculum Vitae

Acitve Chief of Foot Surgery Bronx - Lebanon Hospital - NYC

Former Shareholder Physician Northern California Kaiser

Fellowship Experience in Dresden, Germany

Residency, Podiatric Surgery in Seattle, Washington

Dr. Blitz is a Proud Fellow

Dr. Blitz is Board Certified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot Surgery

Dr. Blitz is a Member