Dr. Lee E. Firestone

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 435 Ratings)
Chevy Chase, MD

(4.9 out of 5 based on 314 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)

(4.8 out of 5 based on 267 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 267 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 - 4:00pm
    Thu7:30am - 4:00pm

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  2. Washington, DC (2021 K Street)

    (4.8 out of 5 based on 267 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 - 4:00pm
    Wed7:30am - 4:00pm

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  1. Excellent experience.

  2. Dr. Firestone was terrific. Appreciate it even if appt had to be changed 2 times due to crazy virus. Thanks.

  3. Dr Firestone has always been a first rate practitioner, and a pleasure to work with.

  4. Dr. Firestone always listens attentively and us thoughtful and clear in his response.

  5. Dr. Firestone is always attentive and helpful. I appreciated the fact that the office was open at all!

  6. I first came to Dr. Firestone many years ago with Morton's Neuroma. He has taken very good care of my feet since. I now have Peripheral Neuropathy and can not take any of the prescriptions normally prescribed but he has continued to offer me as much service and relief as is available.

  7. So glad I found Dr. Firestone - explains everything, suggests solutions beyond temporary ones. Very informative and knowledgeable.

  8. Dr Firestone is not only an excellent physician, but a warm and compassionate individual. He carefully listens to what’s been going on. Prescriptions were immediately called in to my pharmacy. Very efficient front office Felt fortunate to get an appointment so quickly during pandemic.

  9. Just a superb team!

  10. Dr. Firestone does a great job of explaining the medical underpinnings of what's happening with my foot pain. I genuinely appreciate his care and concern for me as a patient. Exceedingly impressed with his expert knowledge and patient-focus.

  11. Dr. Firestone was thorough and easy to talk to. I received great care.

  12. I love Dr. Firestone. He's smart and intuitive, a great listener, and a real problem-solver.

  13. Dr. Firestone really cares about providing the best care possible.

  14. Dr. Lee Firestone is outstanding doctor and a human being. Very caring, friendly, empathetic, professional, experienced, knowledgeable, caring. He loves his profession and loves caring for his patients. I wished the world would have more doctors as he is. The world would have more happy people and happy patients. He is a very exceptional DOCTOR!

  15. I think highly of Dr. Firestone.

  16. Dr. Firestone is a marvel -- of knowledge and clarity and kindness.

  17. He was very good, personable, and took care my seed corns.

  18. I like Dr. Firestone and would definitely refer him to others.

  19. thank you for seeing me and listening to my concerns

  20. I was early for my appointment to pick up my new orothodics and was actually on my way home before my scheduled appointment start time so I really appreciate how quickly that went.