Justine Rudnik, D.P.M

dr-justineJustine Rudnik, D.P.M was born and raised in Forest Hills, NY. She went on to graduate Cum Laude from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science degree. Dr. Rudnik then went on to receive her Master degree in Biomedical Science from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. With a passion for science and patient care, Dr. Rudnik was able to work and volunteer in many different areas of medicine which finally led her to choose podiatry and dedicate herself to foot care.

After receiving a scholarship to the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. Rudnik graduated in 2012.  She then completed her residency as chief resident at the DVA New York Harbor Healthcare System in 2015, where she was able to work with our Veterans. This was a three year comprehensive Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency in which Dr. Rudnik extensively worked with advanced biologics and other modalities for diabetic foot care as well as podiatric surgery. Her surgical affiliations were maintained with the Gramercy Park Surgery Center, Brooklyn Downstate Ambulatory Surgery Center and the Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa, Arizona.

In her leisure time, Dr. Rudnik enjoys spending time with her family, friends and pets. She has a strong passion for animal welfare and is actively involved in PETA and the ASPCA. Dr. Rudnik is recently engaged and currently resides in Long Island, NY.

Education and Training
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Academic Scholarship 2008-2009

Master of Biomedical Science
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Medical research rotation- assisted in research on Actinomyces species causing diseases in the oral cavity

Bachelor of Science
Syracuse University
Graduated with Cum Laude Honors, Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society member

DVA New York Harbor Healthcare System
Three year Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency (PMSR) with Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery (RRA)

Surgical affiliations Gramercy Park Surgery Center
Brooklyn Downstate Ambulatory Surgery Center
Banner Desert Medical Center

Awards and Honors

NYCPM Academic Scholarship, 2008-2009
Syracuse University Cum Laude Honors, 2005
Dean’s List- Syracuse University, 2001, 2002, 2004
Psi Chi Honor Society, 2002-2005
Syracuse University International Honor Society in Psychology

Affiliations

American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS)
American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)
American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery (ABFAS)
National Society of Collegiate Scholars Member (NSCS)
Leadership Positions
Chief Resident- DVA NY Harbor Healthcare System, July 2014- Current
NYCPM Treasurer- New York College of Podiatric Medicine, July 2011-2012
NYCPM Vice President- American Association of Women Podiatrists Club (AAWP), 2010
NYCPM Secretary- Diabetes Club, 2009

Certifications and Licenses

National Board of Podiatric Examiners Part I, 2010
National Board of Podiatric Examiners Part II, 2012
National Board of Podiatric Examiners Part III, 2013
CPR- American Heart Association, Certified
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support- American Heart Association (AHA ACLS) for Health Care Providers Course, Certified
Basic Life Support- American Heart Association, Certified
Podiatric License- State of New York, 2014

 

Languages – Fluent in Polish