Christina Nawabi, D.P.M.
Dr. Christina Nawabi was born and raised on Long Island. She received an academic scholarship for her undergraduate studies at SUNY Stony Brook, where she graduated with a double major in Art History and French Literature. She attended the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, where she received an academic scholarship.
Dr. Nawabi completed her 3-year surgical residency at DVA Northport and Stony Brook University Hospital, where she served as chief resident. During her residency, Dr. Nawabi received extensive training in wound care, diabetic limb salvage, biomechanics, reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle and trauma of the lower extremity.
Dr. Nawabi is an avid soccer fan and grew up playing soccer on Long Island, with her father as her coach. During her free time, Dr. Nawabi enjoys spending time with her husband and her family, visiting museums and traveling.
EDUCATION & TRAINING
DVA Northport & Stony Brook University Hospital – Northport, NY / Stony Brook, NY (2016–2019)
Podiatric Resident, Chief Resident
Podiatric Medicine & Surgical Residency (PMSR) with the added credential in Reconstructive Rearfoot & Ankle Surgery (RRA)
Affiliations: Banner Desert Medical Center (AZ), North Shore Surgicenter (NY), Plainview Hospital (NY), Syosset Hospital (NY)
New York College of Podiatric Medicine – New York, NY (2012-2016)
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Stony Brook University – Stony Brook, NY (2008-2012)
Bachelor of Arts in Art History and Bachelor of Arts in French
Dean’s list 2008-2012
Syosset High School – Syosset, NY (2008)
President, French National Honors Society
President, Latin National Honors Society
CERTIFICATIONS AND AWARDS
- Advanced Life Support
- Basic Life Support
- ABPMLE Part 1 (2014)
- ABPMLE Part 2 (2016)
- ABPMLE Part 3 (2016)
- EMT-B (2012-2013)
- Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
- Academic scholarship, New York College of Podiatric Medicine (2012)
- Academic scholarship, Stony Brook University (2008-2012)
- Dean’s list, Stony Brook University (2008-2012)
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS
American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) 07/2012 – Present
Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) 11/2017 – Present