Podiatrist Dr. Lee Firestone DPM

Dr. Lee E. Firestone

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 601 Ratings)
Chevy Chase, MD

(4.9 out of 5 based on 601 Ratings)
5530 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 945
Chevy Chase, MD
Phone: (301) 913-5225
Fax: (301) 913-9145

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Washington, DC (K Street)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 601 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 601 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 (K Street)

    (4.9 out of 5 based on 601 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 (K Street):
    Mon7:30am - 4:30pm
    Wed7:30am - 4:30pm
    Fri7:30am - 4:30pm

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Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC ("FASMA") ​is in network with most major health insurance plans including, but not limited to, those listed below. If you don't see your insurance plan listed, it may have another name.  Please contact the customer service number on the back of your card to verify your specific coverage.  

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  1. Dr Firestone is excellent listens to you and works with you [...]

  2. Dr. Firestone is thorough, attentive and smart. I feel like I am well cared for and in the best hands.

  3. Dr. Firestone has a warm and friendly manner,making it easy to talk to him and ask questions.

  4. Top notch

  5. 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!

  6. Lee Firestone is the best! [...]

  7. 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!

  8. Very clear explanation of next steps in treatment. Very helpful treatment during the visit.

  9. Dr. Firestone was terrific!

  10. All the staff were lovely. Vanessa was excellent-competent, professional, efficient, and friendly. Dr Firestone’s taping lesson for plantar plate was very helpful and it also works!

  11. Dr. Firestone was punctual and very informative. He has a calm and friendly demeanor, always appreciated when I go to the doctor’s office with a mystery ailment that has resisted prior treatment! (I had been out of town when the problem first occurred). His ability to quickly diagnose the issue and provide reassurance that all would be well was a big relief. Many thanks!

  12. Dr Firestone was very gentle with my ingrown toenail operation. Everything went smoothly. I highly recommend him. Staff is very nice, too.

  13. Dr. Firestone was an artist upgrading and modifying my orthotic

  14. I really appreciate Dr. Lee Firestone's professionalism and bedside manner.

  15. Engaging and engaged--very knowledgeable and complete explanations, suggestions, and my feet felt better on leaving

  16. I have been a patient of Dr. Firestone for over 15 years. I don't feel like a patient more like family. The staff is very friendly and [professional]!

  17. Enjoyed Dr Firestone.

  18. Dr. Firestone is great. So is his staff. Thanks!

  19. Dr Firestone is very thorough and is supported by a number of able and just as capable colleagues. The reception staff are also friendly and helpful. I always recommend Dr Firestone to my work colleagues. Would not consider anyone else for my foot and ankle treatments

  20. I have been a patient of Doctor Firestone for over 15 years! I always enjoy seeing him! He is very professional, friendly and so easy to talk with. If I was dis-satisfied I wouldn't still be his patient!