Podiatrist Dr. Lee Firestone DPM

Dr. Lee E. Firestone

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 526 Ratings)
Chevy Chase, MD

(4.9 out of 5 based on 520 Ratings)
5530 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 945
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 913-5225
Fax: (301) 913-9145

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Washington, DC (2021 K Street)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 383 Ratings)
2021 K Street NW Suite 520
Washington, DC 20006
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 383 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 383 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. Very efficient, very pleasant, very helpful in understanding my condition and explaining it to me. Couldn't be happier with my experience.

  2. Dr. Firestone's patient, unhurried interest is exceptional. A true professional.

  3. Dr. Firestone is outstanding. [...]

  4. Thank you for the outstanding care and friendly environment!

  5. Outstanding diagnosis, treatment and explanation

  6. Dr. Firestone was very thorough and answered all my questions. I did not feel rushed as happens so often.

  7. Dr. Firestone showed great interest in my foot problem and spent a lot of time explaining to me what my problem is and how to address it. He is an asset to the Foot & Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic. You are lucky to have him.


  9. Very professional, helpful.

  10. Dr. Firestone was patient and wonderful.

  11. As always a great experience in the office and with Dr. Firestone!

  12. very helpful information and referrals

  13. Dr Firestone is a jewel. A model of clarity and empathy. A doctor who listens with care and patience.

  14. The woman who walked me back to the exam room and took my blood pressure was wonderful - friendly, sympathetic and very caring. I wish I had thought to ask her name! A lovely person.

  15. I think Dr. Firestone is a miracle man. He diagnosed two problems that had been misdiagnosed by three other medical professionals. His warm approach to patients and his diligence to keep looking for the answer to my problems impressed me beyond compare. I am so happy to have found such a professional.

  16. I really appreciated the attention and the opportunity to review the x-rays with Dr. Firestone.

  17. My appointment with Dr. Firestone was fabulous! I went to Dr. Firestone for a second opinion regarding surgery. I had a lot of questions and felt overwhelmed. Dr. Firestone answered all of my questions and patiently addressed my fears/concerns. Thank you! Dr. Firestone is wonderful!!

  18. Love this practice!

  19. Dr. Firestone is the best. Gives detailed and explicit explanations which is so apprecited and NEVER makes you feel as though he is in a rush. I had not been to see him for a few years but was quickly reminded how much I like this doctor. He is attentive and is extremely knowledgeable. You cant ask for more in a physician.

  20. Dr. Firestone has always been direct and easy to follow. He always a has gone the extra step. I always sincerely appreciate his concern for my issue. I would/will recommend him to anyone who asks.