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.
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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.
Dr. Firestone engaged, listened, explained everything to me and gave me the most conservative successful solution first.
Dr. Firestone and staff are great. Very attentive and helpful. Have already recommended to others.
Dr. Firestone was very considerate in treating my abnormality.
Dr. Firestone is Excellent!
Could not be better.
Dr. Firestone was very attentive to my foot issues and took care and time in explaining what is needed to correct the problem I am having. I left feeling quite comfortable with every aspect of my appointment.
Dr. Firestone is incredible. I recommend him to all of my friends!
Thank you for the work you do for your patients as an innovative physician.
I was very pleased with my visit with Dr. Schwartz. She seemed very caring about my problems and was very professional.
As I have said repeatedly to my friends, Dr. Firestone and his team are first rate professionals in every sense. I cannot express my gratitude enough for the office and the doctor's attention to details and care. Dr. Firestone is simply terrific. On a scale of 1 to 10....you all rate a 10+ and I do not say this lightly. Thank you for all you all do! [...]
Dr Firestone is excellent listens to you and works with you [...]
Dr. Firestone is thorough, attentive and smart. I feel like I am well cared for and in the best hands.
Dr. Firestone has a warm and friendly manner,making it easy to talk to him and ask questions.
Dr. Firestone was incredible. I'll refer others to him for sure. Very helpful and thorough explanation of my issue and very friendly and professional. Thank you!
Lee Firestone is the best! [...]
Thank you, Dr. Firestone, for taking my concerns seriously and taking the time to fully evaluate and recommend treatment. So glad to have seen you!
Very clear explanation of next steps in treatment. Very helpful treatment during the visit.
Dr. Firestone was terrific!