Hertz and Gordon Advance At St. John’s
St. John’s Episcopal Hospital has recently announced that Arnold Hertz, DPM, has been named Chief of Podiatry and Director of their Podiatry Residency Program and that David J. Gordon, DPM, has been named Associate Director of the Podiatry Residency Program. Dr. Hertz has assumed administrative and clinical responsibilities for both areas.
“With the experienced leadership of Dr. Hertz, and assisted by Dr. Gordon, St. John’s Podiatry program and residency training program are in capable hands,” said Nelson Toebbe, Chief Executive Officer of St. John’s Episcopal Hospital.
Dr. Hertz has an extensive background in podiatric medicine, wound care and diabetic care. He is board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and in podiatric orthopedics by the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine. He holds fellowships in the specialty cialty colleges of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine, the American Professional Wound Care Association and the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons.
Dr. Gordon comes to St. John’s from Doctors United Medical Group and private practice. Previously he was affiliated with The Brooklyn Hospital Center and before that was Director of Westchester Square Medical Center Hyperbaric Department. He graduated cum laude from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 2002 and completed a residency and chief residency at New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn.