Faculty

We look forward to treating you at Weill Cornell Medicine, Section of Podiatry within the Division of Vascular Surgery!  Our goal is to offer all of our patients unsurpassed dedication and individualized care.  The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our podiatric teams training, professional credentials and work experience.



John Doolan, D.P.M

Dr. Doolan attended undergraduate school at Binghamton University in New York, where he received a Bachelors of Science Degree in Biology. He went on to graduate with a DPM from The New York College of Podiatric Medicine, followed by 5 years of residency training, finishing at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn.

Dr. Doolan is extensively trained in reconstructive foot surgery, including arthroscopic, endoscopic, and external fixation techniques.

Dr. Doolan is currently on staff at Beth Israel Medical Center, Holy Name Hospital and Gramercy Surgery Center where he is the Podiatric Medical Director and on-site Residency Director.

Dr. Doolan is the founder of the Weill Cornell Medicine – Vascular & Endovascular Surgery, Section of Podiatry of New York. Dr. Doolan is considered one of the foremost experts on Brachymetatarsal Surgery in the country.  He regularly performs this surgery using both internal and external fixation methods.

Dr. Doolan is board certified in foot surgery, by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery (ABPS). Dr. Doolan is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the American Podiatric Medical Association. In addition, he sits on the Medical Advisory Board of Gramercy Surgical Center.

Dr. Doolan actively supports charity work through regular participation in medical missions. Since 2002, he has performed hundreds of surgeries and medical consultations for the impoverished people of the Philippines. Below are some pictures from the most recent medical mission.


 Profile Photo of Deena Blair Horn, D.P.M.

Deena Blair Horn, D.P.M.

Dr. Horn is a board qualified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery in Foot Surgery and Rearfoot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery. She specializes in reconstruction, revision foot and ankle surgery, arthroscopy of the foot and ankle, foot and ankle surgery, deformity correction, and limb salvage.  Dr. Horn received her podiatric medical degree at Scholl College of Podiatric Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago, IL where she graduated top of her class. She then was selected to one of the most reputable and prestigious residency programs in the field of podiatric medicine and surgery. She completed a three-year residency in Foot and Ankle Surgery at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus in Virginia with an emphasis on reconstruction of complex deformities and traumatology of the foot and ankle. She also completed a rotation at Georgetown in a lower extremity plastic surgery and diabetic limb salvage. She completed her undergraduate education at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Horn's goal is to provide the highest level of foot and ankle care with unsurpassed dedication to each patient. With a conservative approach centered on patient education and understanding she treats each patient with compassion and respect.



Nicholas Salerno, D.P.M.Profile Photo of Nicholas D. Salerno, D.P.M.

Dr. Salerno is a board qualified American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery/American Board of Podiatric Surgery in Foot Surgery and Rear foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery. He received his podiatric medical degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in New York, NY.After graduation he attended one of the most prestigious limb preservation and reconstructive programs in the country based out of Washington, DC. At Medstar Washington/Georgetown evidence based medicine and a multidisciplinary approach is utilized in limb salvage, wound care and Charcot reconstruction. In addition to the fundamentals of podiatric surgery, which was highly comprehensive in both the academics and clinical setting. Dr. Salerno’s goal is to provide a high level of foot and ankle care with a dedication to each of  his patients.



Joseph Larsen, D.P.M.

Joseph Larsen, D.P.M., D.A.B.P.S attended undergraduate school at Hofstra University in New York. He received a Science Bachelor Degree in Biology. He then went on to the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, followed by a two year residency in foot surgery. Dr. Larsen received a DPM degree at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine and finished his two year residency at the VA Medical Center in Northport, New York where he was Chief Resident.

Dr. Larsen is extensively trained in all aspects of foot surgery, including Endoscopic and Arthroscopic procedures, Diabetic reconstructive foot surgery and is certified in Extracorpal Shockwave Therapy. He also has had extensive training with diabetic ulcers, wound healing and    limb salvage procedures.

Dr. Larsen is a board certified Foot Surgeon by the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is an active member and Diplomat of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is also an active member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Larsen is on staff at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Northshore University Hospital, St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn and Gramercy Park Surgical Center.



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Upper East Side

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Murray Hill

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

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Closed

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Lower Manhattan

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

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Closed

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