Podiatrist Dr. Lee Firestone DPM

Dr. Lee E. Firestone

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 588 Ratings)
Chevy Chase, MD

(4.9 out of 5 based on 588 Ratings)
5530 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 945
Chevy Chase, MD
Phone: (301) 913-5225
Fax: (301) 913-9145

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Washington, DC (2021 K Street)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 588 Ratings)
2021 K Street NW Suite 520
Washington, DC
Phone: (202) 223-4616
Fax: (202) 223-0740

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Dr. Firestone specializes in sports medicine and well as the surgical and non-surgical correction of foot and ankle disorders.  He is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) in foot surgery.  He is also board certified in sports medicine.

Dr. Firestone is an avid runner and competes in many local and regional races.  He has run multiple marathons, including Boston, NY, Chicago, Philadelphia, and Marine Corps.  He is an RRCA certified running coach with Montgomery County Road Runners (MCRRC) Experienced Marathon Program (XMP). He is master runner with the the MCRRC racing team.

Dr. Firestone was recognized by his peers and colleagues in the ‘Washingtonian Magazine’ as one of DC’s top sports medicine providers and as a top DC Podiatrist. He was also recognized by his fellow runners as best doctor by ‘Run Washington Magazine.’ Dr. Firestone has been practicing in the the Washington DC area since 1994.  He and his wife Sheryl live in Montgomery County with their 3 children.


Bachelors of Science, SUNY @ Stony Brook, 1988

Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, PA, 1992

Surgical residency training at The Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC, where he served as Chief Resident.

Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.

  1. Chevy Chase, MD

    (4.9 out of 5 based on 588 Ratings)
    5530 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 945
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    Phone: (301) 913-5225
    Fax: (301) 913-9145

    Dr. Lee E. Firestone's hours at Chevy Chase, MD:
    Tue7:30am - 4:30pm
    Thu7:30am - 4:30pm

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  2. Washington, DC (2021 K Street)

    (4.9 out of 5 based on 588 Ratings)
    2021 K Street NW Suite 520
    Washington, DC 20006
    Phone: (202) 223-4616
    Fax: (202) 223-0740

    Dr. Lee E. Firestone's hours at Washington, DC (2021 K Street):
    Mon7:30am - 4:30pm
    Wed7:30am - 4:30pm
    Fri7:30am - 4:30pm

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  1. Thorough and patient explanation of the situation and "remedy."

  2. Dr. Firestone was excellent in evaluating my issue and explaining the cause and treatment options. Very professional. I would highly recommend him.

  3. Dr. Firestone and his staff are first-rate. He explained everything to me in very understandable terms and is an outstanding doctor. Recommend him and his office to anyone with podiatry issues.

  4. Dr. Firestone is GREAT!!

  5. Dr Firestone is outstanding.

  6. Lee is a good listener and very thoughtful in his advice.

  7. Dr. Firestone and the staff at Foot & Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic are amazing and I have already referred multiple people to their practice. They changed my life and gave a fresh new start, pain free.

  8. Thanks Dr Firestone!

  9. I really appreciated the time Dr. Firestone took to review my symptoms, check over my test results, discuss treatment options, etc. He was great.

  10. Dr Firestone -- and his entire team -- is superb. Not only for the expertise and for the clarity of explanations -- but for a gentle kindness.

  11. Dr Firestone was very helpful and had great bedside manner.

  12. Dr. Firestone was curious, kind and easy to understand.

  13. Dr. Firestone always carefully explains all the the possible causes for the problem presented as well as the possible treatments. As a consequence, I am better equipped to deal with my problem and to make an appropriate decision about the best method of treatment for me.

  14. Dr. Firestone has got to be one of the best podiatrists in the DC area. I have had experience with 4 other podiatrists over the past 35 years....but none compared to Dr. Firestone's care. I have commented to several of my other physicians about my experiences with Dr. Firestone. And I have recommended him to several of my friends.

  15. Dr. Firestone and his team always provide excellent, high quality professional services. Procedures are thoroughly explained and then executed with speed and precision. Recommend without reservation.

  16. Dr.Lee Firestone is a caring and competent doctor, who seems to want to do the best for his patient.

  17. Dr. Firestone is an excellent physician and his staff is very professional!

  18. Dr. Firestone is an excellent communicator and listener. I had and ankle injury and he was very thorough in his diagnostic approach. I felt very confident in his analysis of the injury and prescribed therapy for recovery. Great doctor!

  19. I appreciated his careful explanation of the problem, showing me the X-rays of my foot, pointing out exactly what has been causing my pain, and thinking out loud about how it might be fixed.

  20. Dr Firestone was very personable, very knowlegable and gave me all the time I needed. I would definitly see him again if I have further problems.