Gerald A. Esmond, D.P.M., A.B.M.S.P.

Dr. Gerald A. Esmond, D.P.M., A.B.M.S.P.

Dr. Esmond has been practicing on Long Island for nearly 20 years. Known for his calm and caring demeanor, he is followed and loved by his patients. Dr. Esmond practices all aspects of podiatry including surgery, sports medicine, orthopedics and biomechanics. He also has a specialty in treating all-aspects of diabetes and diabetic foot care. Dr. Esmond is a board certified diplomat of the American Board of Multiple Specialties in the Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Wounds. In addition, he has worked in multiple Endocrinology practices as part of multidisciplinary teams. Dr. Esmond works with ease across care sectors in partnership with other professionals to develop appropriate, evidence-based pathways, protocols, policies, and clinical guidelines of care. Dr. Esmond consistently and effectively maintains excellent doctor-patient relationships in an effort to optimize health and

wellness outcomes with patient needs in mind.

Dr. Esmond graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1999. His post graduate/residency training was completed at the Department of Veterans Medical Center in Northport. Originally from Listowel, County Kerry in Ireland, Dr. Esmond now resides on Long Island with his family and is involved in volunteer activities locally and globally including volunteering as team podiatrist for Achilles Track Club where he participated in fundraising, podiatric services for people with disabilities who compete in athletic activates, and accompanying a team of six-disabled athletes on an expedition to Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. In addition, he and his family are active supporters of The INN, an organization on Long Island that fights hunger and homelessness through crisis and transitional services (www.the-inn.org).

Professional Podiatric Experience

Associate Podiatrist, Country Foot Care Podiatry, PLLC,  (2018- Present)

Associate Podiatrist, Livingston Podiatry, PC, Bellmore, NY (2017-2018)

• Integral part of a podiatric team
• Responsible for assessing and treating difficult diabetic patients
• Assess LE circulatory disorders; make appropriate referrals.
• Provide palliative foot care.
• Conduct reconstructive diabetic surgery.

Podiatrist, North Shore Podiatry, PC, Manhasset/Floral Park, NY (2015 -2017)

• Integral part of a podiatric team.
• Responsible for assessing and treating difficult diabetic patients
• Assess LE circulatory disorders; make appropriate referrals.
• Provide palliative foot care.
• Conduct reconstructive diabetic surgery.

Middle Country Endocrinology, Smithtown, NY (2016-2017)

• Integral part of a multi-disciplinary team.
• Responsible for assessing and treating difficult diabetic patients
• Assess LE circulatory disorders; make appropriate referrals.
• Provide palliative foot care.
• Conduct reconstructive diabetic surgery.
• Assess and treat neuropathic patients; neuropathy testing.
• Peripheral arterial disease testing.
• Responsible for assessing all ulcers and implementing an effective treatment algorithm

Podiatrist, East End Endocrine and Associates, Riverhead, NY (2007 -2017)

• Integral part of a multi-disciplinary team.
• Responsible for assessing and treating difficult diabetic patients
• Assess LE circulatory disorders; make appropriate referrals.
• Provide palliative foot care.
• Conduct reconstructive diabetic surgery.
• Assess and treat neuropathic patients; neuropathy testing.
• Peripheral arterial disease testing
• Responsible for assessing all ulcers and implementing an effective treatment algorithm

Owner/Private Practice, Dr. Gerald Esmond, DPM, PC, Valley Stream, NY (2003 -2014)

• Responsible for daily operations of office including administrative, medical oversight and medical and staff management.
• All facets of podiatric practice including sports medicine, custom orthotics, custom
braces, and podiatric surgery.
• Responsible for assessing and treating difficult diabetic patients
• Fitted qualified diabetics for appropriate footwear under the Medicare Therapeutic Shoe Progi·am.

Associate/Podiatrist, Comprehensive Foot Care, PC, Huntington, NY (2001 to 2009)

• Palliative foot care.
• Perform all facets of podiatric surgery.
• Orthotic specialist.
• Performed laser surgical procedures.

Medical Assistant, Nassau Orthopedic Surgeons, Levittown, NY (1994 -1995)

• Managed medical assistant staff
• Managed patient flow
• Assisted setting fractures and molding plaster casts
• Suture and stable removal

Hospital Affiliations

• Peconic Bay Medical Center, Riverhead, NY (active attending)
• St. Catherine of Sienna Medical Center, Smithtown, NY (2001 -2006)
• North Shore University Huntington Hospital Huntington, NY (2004 -2008)
• Franklin Hospital Valley Stream, NY (2008 -2012)

Residency

Resident in RPR, PSR-12 Program, Northport Veterans Administration Medical Center, Northport, NY (1999-2001)

• Podiatric medicine, diabetic reconstructive foot surgery, and elective foot and a血e
surgery.
• Four-month rotation through North Shore Surgical Center and three-month rotation
through North Shore University Hospital (Vascular Surgery Team) (RPR completed 6/00, PSR-12, June 2001)

Education

Continuing Education Credits, NYS Education Department, NY
CME credits up to date through The Podiatry Institute (ongoing).

New York College of Podiatric Medicine, New York, NY
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, May 1999

• Awards: Community Dedication and Appreciation Certificate
• Research Papers: Techniques in Computer Aided Gait Analysis and The Medical Cuneiform and Hallux Abducto Valgus, An Anthropometric Study of the Cortical Response of the First and Second Metatarsals in Hallux Abducto Valgarus Feet
• School Associations: Surgery Club, Dermatology Club, and Sports Medicine Club

New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY
Bachelor of Science: Major in Life Sciences/Pre-Medicine

Professional Volunteer Experience

Volunteer/Team Podiatrist, Achilles Track Club, New York, NY (1999-2002)

• Participated in fundraising and pediatric services to Achilles Track Club, a non-profit
organization dedicated to assisting people with disabilities to compete in athletic activates
• Volunteering includes an expedition to Kilimanjaro, Tanzania with a team of six-disabled athletes in August 200 I

Associate Advisor, Explorer Post, Bronx, NY (1997-1998)

• Assisted in outreach and mentoring to inner city youth

Volunteer, Performance Physical Therapy, NY (1993-1994)

• Assisted physical therapists with direct patient care (over 100 hours)
• Learned uses of hot and cold compresses, electric stimulations, ultrasound, stretch and massage routines, and weight training machines

Research Assistant, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Westbury, NY (1991-1994)

• Performed neurosurgery and conducted biomedical research for the Neuroscience Department

Publication

Techniques in Computer Gait Analysis, Podiatric Medical Review, Fall/Winter 1997

Licenses and Affiliations

• New York State Podiatric Medical Association (Present)
• American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry, Prevention, and Treatment of
Diabetic Wounds (Ce1iification expected in Fall 2017)
• National Certification Board for Diabetic Educators (Certification expected in Fall 2017)
• American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Board Qualified (2001)
• New York State License (2001)
• Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy Certification (2001)