Dr. Lee E. Firestone

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 443 Ratings)
Chevy Chase, MD

(4.9 out of 5 based on 377 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 239 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 239 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 239 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. I love Dr. Firestone. He's smart and intuitive, a great listener, and a real problem-solver.

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

  3. 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!

  4. I think highly of Dr. Firestone.

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

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

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

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

  9. 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.

  10. I really appreciate Dr. Firestone. He listens, and cares about the entire patient not just the patient's feet. I have recommended him to friends.

  11. everyone was helpful and very nice. I believe this stems from "management"---one of few MD offices where the physician thanks a staff member when he obtains something he requested. Dr Firestone [is] thorough, interested and very pleasant ---this is reflected in the staff.

  12. Very helpful and spent time clearly explaining the diagnosis and follow up

  13. 1. Excellent and accurate diagnosis. 2. Excellent and rapid repair of ailment. 3. Welcoming and approachable rapport. 4. Walked in limping, walked out repaired, delighted with results.

  14. Dr. Firestone and staff are the absolute best.

  15. i think all of you are fantastic .

  16. Have been to others and wish I had seen Dr. Firestone first. He was so thorough and explained everything so well and I couldn’t have been happier. Feel like I finally know what is going on with my foot.

  17. Very efficient, very pleasant, very helpful in understanding my condition and explaining it to me. Couldn't be happier with my experience.

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

  19. Dr. Firestone is outstanding. [...]

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