Manhattan Foot Specialists
  • MIDTOWN 51 EAST 25TH, STE 451 New York, NY, 10010
  • UPPER EAST SIDE 983 PARK AVE, STE 1D14 New York, NY, 10028
  • UNION SQUARE 55 W. 17TH ST STE 106 New York, NY, 10011
Dr. Solomon, DPM

Dr. Sophia Solomon Podiatrist

Dr. Sophia Solomon is a Board Certified Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM), highly rated podiatry physician and reconstructive foot surgeon in Manhattan. She specializes in minimally invasive bunion and hammertoe surgery and places importance on both functionality and an aesthetically pleasing result. She treats a wide array of podiatric conditions and looks forward to meeting you and helping you with your needs.

Dr. Solomon serves patients from all over New York City, and surrounding neighborhoods at her offices in Union Square / Chelsea, Midtown, Manhattan, and the Upper East Side.

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Foot and Ankle Expert Dr. Sophia Solomon, DPM

Dr. Solomon treats conditions affecting the foot, ankle, and structures of the leg. Well known as the podiatric expert in New York, Dr. Solomon focuses on foot and ankle deformities and sports-related injuries. She specializes in general podiatry, podiatric dermatology, minimally invasive reconstructive surgery, including bunions and hammertoes.

Dr. Sophia Solomon has received specialized training in arthroscopic joint surgery from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

As a leading podiatry specialist, Dr. Solomon is skilled in bunion and hammertoe corrective surgery placing importance on both functionality and an aesthetically pleasing result with minimal to no visible scarring. She is one of the few foot surgeons in New York City performing minimally invasive surgery including bunion and hammertoe surgery. Her philosophy regarding the doctor/patient relationship is based on trust and has earned her one of the most respected reputations.

Educational Background

Dr. Sophia Solomon has received her Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of West Georgia where she was inducted into the prestigious Beta Beta Beta National Biological Honor Society.

She was awarded the Hope Scholarship during all four years of her undergraduate education and interned at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. She went on to graduate from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine where she served on the executive board of the Student Association and was a student ambassador and mentor for young aspiring doctors.

Dr. Solomon was trained in reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle and served as Chief Resident during her training.

Advanced Training

Dr. Solomon received advanced training in England on dermal fillers in the foot at The Institute of Chiropodists and Podiatrists. Dr. Solomon is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine and is a member of the New York State Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Solomon is also a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the American Podiatric Medical Association.


Dr. Sophia Solomon has been involved with research at Hospital of Special Surgery studying changes in the foot and gait of cadets at the West Point Military Academy over their physically demanding course of study. Her work has been published in various scientific journals and recognized by New York City leading foot specialists and other well-recognized podiatry doctors in the country for research and development.

Professional Memberships

  • Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • New York State Podiatric Medical Association
  • Board Qualified in Foot Surgery, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Podiatry Treatments and Procedures

Dr. Solomon treats women and men of all ages with a variety of podiatric treatments. She provides a wide range of services, from routine foot care advice, consultation, and prevention to the most complex minimally invasive bunion surgeries.

Some of the common procedures in our office are:

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Podiatry Conditions Treated

The majority of patients who come to our center are seeking care for the following ailments:

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Highly experienced doctor Dr. Solomon has won the respect and affection of many parents for her extensive knowledge in podiatry, attention to the details, warm and caring manner.

Consultation with Dr. Solomon

During a consultation with Dr. Solomon, you can feel confident that she will diagnose the cause of the foot pain and will discuss your treatment options in-depth. You will receive an honest, ethical, and precise evaluation. Dr. Solomon brings her expertise, experience, and extraordinary attention to detail to each patient. Her bedside manner, detailed consultations, and most importantly, results are the reasons patients in New York City frequently refer her to their family and friends.

Our physicians are board-certified foot surgeons and expert foot care specialists. Well known as best-in-class foot and ankle specialists, our doctors provide highly personalized and comprehensive care and are updated with the latest advances.

Our doctors perform a wide array of procedures including minimally invasive bunion surgery, hammertoe surgery, cosmetic foot surgery, achilles tendon surgery, and neuroma surgery.

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Manhattan Foot Specialists is an advanced podiatry center in New York City with some of the best-rated foot doctors. Our team (located on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, Midtown Manhattan and Union Square Chelsea) provide highly rated expertise and state of the art technology in all aspects of podiatry.

Our foot care physicians are dedicated to providing patients with the highest clinical care and the best surgical outcomes. We look forward to meeting you!

Frequently asked questions:

What does Dr. Solomon, a foot and ankle specialist, do?

Dr. Solomon, DPM, is a foot healthcare specialist in New York City who can reliably diagnose and treat disorders that affect the lower legs and feet. She treats injuries as well as complications from medical conditions including diabetes. Dr. Solomon is licensed as Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) in the state of New York.

What services does Dr. Solomon provide?

Foot care specialist Dr. Solomon can perform operations, prescribe medications, order X-rays, or lab tests. She can devise an individualized and symptoms-specific treatment plan that will help secure exceptional long-term outcomes with minimally invasive procedures.

What conditions Dr. Solomon treat?

Fractures and sprains, nail injuries, hammertoes and bunions, arthritis, heel pain, Morton’s neuroma, and a wide range of other foot conditions are all treated by our staff. Consult Dr. Solomon for a complete list of ailments treated. She is one of Manhattan’s leading podiatric surgeons, with access to the best facilities for surgical procedures and recovery.

Will insurance cover my foot-related treatments?

We understand how crucial staying in in-network is when it comes to avoiding surprise medical bills and managing healthcare costs. Hence, Manhattan Foot Specialists works with most insurance providers and utilizes patients’ out-of-network benefits as Dr.Solomon is out of network.

We are working with the following health insurance companies accepting out-network benefits:

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS (Aetna HealthFund)
    • Aetna Choice POS II (Aetna HealthFund)
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna Signature Administrators (PPO)
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Assurant Health
    • Cigna PPO
    • GWH-Cigna PPO
  • Caterpillar
    • UHC PPO Network Plan
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HealthCare of Tennessee, Inc. – Memphis (POS)
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • Cigna HealthCare of Texas- Open Access POS
    • Cigna PPO
    • Open Access Plus
    • POS Open Access
  • Meritain Health
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna National PPO
    • Open Choice PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • PPO
  • UnitedHealthOne
    • UnitedHealth Allies
  • UnitedHealthcare
    • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
    • UnitedHealthcare PPO (Choice Plus)
  • UnitedHealthcare Oxford
    • Freedom Plan PPO
    • Oxford Ease (Freedom Network)

Can I Consult Dr. Solomon Online?

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way people meet with friends, family members, co-workers, and doctors. Your safety and health are our top priorities. Hence, Dr. Sophia Solomon, DPM offers online video visits that will help you get the care you need without leaving your house. With the right device and reliable internet connection, you will be able to consult Dr. Solomon from the convenience of your home.

Are Online Appointments Safe?

We have several strict privacy measures in place that protect our patients online. These privacy rules apply to both in-person and virtual visits. You can be assured that the security software we use will keep your personal information private.

Manhattan Foot Specialists have convenient locations in the heart of New York City in Union Square/Chelsea, Midtown, and the Upper East Side. Our mission is to provide truly outstanding podiatry services in your community. We’re excited to meet you and assist you with any foot issues you might have.
Updated on Apr 21, 2021 by Dr. Sophia Solomon (Podiatrist) of Manhattan Foot Specialists
DISCLAIMER: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY The information on this website is to provide general information. The information on this website does NOT reflect definitive medical advice and self diagnoses should not be made based on information obtained online. It is important to consult a physician for a consultation and examination regarding ANY and ALL symptoms or signs you may be having. An accurate diagnosis and treatment plan should only be made by a qualified foot and ankle specialist in order to exclude a serious condition.