City Footcare NYC

Podiatric Medicine & Surgery

We treat all problems of the foot and ankle.

NYC podiatrist Dr. Emanuel Sergi takes a personalized and caring approach to functional and cosmetic foot surgery. Dr. Sergi performs a variety of podiatric treatments to correct troublesome foot and ankle issues, including bunions, hammertoes, painful corns, calluses, and plantar fasciitis, among others. He is the founder of Park Avenue Podiatric Care in New York City, having assembled a caring team of foot specialists to guide you through each step of your procedure. Dr. Sergi continues to be at the forefront of podiatry advances. He is the developer of the innovative Slimline Bunion Surgery™ technique to treat bunions with less procedure time and recovery than traditional bunion removal methods. Dr. Sergi strives to provide beautiful, natural-looking results for his patients.

Education: Dr. Sergi graduated from the St. Francis College in Brooklyn, NY. He received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine.

Residency Training: Dr. Sergi did his podiatric medicine and surgery residency training at NYU downtown Hospital in New York City.

Private Practice: Dr. Sergi owns and operates three offices all located in Manhattan, NY with four associate doctors.

Affiliations: Gramercy Surgery Center, New York, NY.

Dr. Shastri takes great pride in providing you with the expert care, diagnosis and treatment of your foot and ankle disorders that you deserve. Her practicing philosophy is defined by providing a comprehensive diagnosis and treatment plan for every patient. An experienced podiatric doctor and a supportive staff are dedicated to relieving your foot problems. The benefit of this commitment is that many of your foot conditions are treated quickly, comfortably, and effectively.

Education: Dr. Shastri graduated from the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, IL.

Residency Training: Dr. Shastri did her podiatric medicine and surgical residency at the Cabrini Medical Center in New York, NY.

Affiliations: Gramercy Surgery Center, New York, NY. Beth Israel Medical Center – Petrie Division, New York, NY

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Gujarati

Professional Memberships: American Podiatric Medical Association, New York State Podiatric  Medical Association. American Association for Women Podiatrists.

Serving New York City, Dr. Asimina Balaskonis is a renowned podiatrist. Dr. Balaskonis spends time with her patients to explain their condition and gives every suitable option available to them before moving on to surgery. She is known for practicing cost-effective, evidence-based, and compassionate medicine. She is trained to address a number of medical issues such as bunion, gout, abscess, gangrene, and Achilles tendinitis.

Education: Dr. Balaskonis earned her doctoral degree in podiatric medicine from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine.

Residency: After an internship from St. Barnabas Hospital, she completed residencies in podiatric medicine and surgery at Saint Mary’s Hospital and Mount Vernon Hospital.

Professional Memeberships: Dr. Balaskonis is an active member of the New York State Podiatric Medical Association, American Podiatric Medical Association, and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Languages: She is bilingual. Her fluency in English and Greek helps her attend to patients from different cultural backgrounds.

Affiliations: Gramercy Surgery Center, New York, NY.

Dr. Aminian is extensively trained in all aspects of foot surgery and wound care. Dr. Aminian spends time with her patients to explain their condition and gives every suitable option available to them before moving on to surgery. She is known for practicing cost-effective, evidence-based, and compassionate medicine. She is trained to address a number of medical issues such as bunion, gout, abscess, gangrene, and Achilles tendinitis.

Education: Dr. Aminian graduated from George Washington University in Washington D.C with degree of Bachelor of Science in Biology. Subsequently, She attended to New York College of Podiatric Medicine, graduate with degree of DPM.

Residency: Her post-graduate training includes a three years residency of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and a one-year of Wound Care Fellowship at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center at Brooklyn, NY.

Professional Memeberships: Dr. Aminian is an active member of the New York State Podiatric Medical Association, and the American Podiatric Medical Association.

Affiliations: Gramercy Surgery Center, New York, NY.