Houslanger & Kassnove Podiatrists, PLLC
440-3 Waverly Ave Suite 3 | Patchogue, NY 11772Call 631-514-2159
|Monday||9:00am - 5:00pm|
|Tuesday||9:00am - 6:00pm|
|Wednesday||9:00am - 5:00pm|
|Thursday||12:00pm - 8:00pm|
|Friday||10:00am - 3:00pm|
|Saturday||9:00am - 1:00pm|
- We take N.Y.S.H.I.P!
- Diabetic Shoes
- Foot Orthotics
- Podiatric Deformities
- Podiatric Disorder Treatment
- Podiatric Orthopedics
- Podiatric Paralytic Treatment
- Podiatric Sports Therapy
- Podiatric Surgery
- Bunion Treatment
- Foot Pain
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
Welcome to Houslanger & Kassnove Podiatrists, PLLC!
We look forward to seeing you today! Our highly trained podiatrists can treat any of your podiatric needs. We will get you back on your feet fast! Give us a call today!
We will do all we can to accommodate your insurance needs.
We participate in and accept many of the managed care plans, H.M.O.s, P.P.O.s etc.
We are continually trying to expand this list so please call the office if you have any questions about your particular plan.
Most out of network plans are also accepted.
Here is a sample listing of some of the Insurance plans we participate with:
Benefit Plan Adm.
1199 Nat. Ben Fund
Empire Blue Choice
First Health (C.A.N.-Mailhndlrs)
Magna Care (H.M.O.) &
Magna Health (P.P.O.)
Medicaid (as a second only)
National Health Plan
Senior Plan H.M.O., P.O.S., P.P.O., E.P.O., Child HealthPlus, Family Health Plus
Oxford Health Plan
Regional Health Plan
The Empire Plan Government
Union Local (Magnacare)
United Payors & United Providers
U.S.A. Managed Care Org.
Vytra Suffolk County
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Neal P. Houslanger, D.P.M., D.A.B.P.S., F.A.S.P.D., C.W.S.
Education: Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, New York College of Podiatric Medicine,
B.A. Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook,
Internships: Park East Hospital, New York, New York
Whitestone Hospital, Whitestone, New York Prospect Hospital, Bronx, New York
Beth Abraham, Bronx, New York
Martin Luther King, Jr. Medical Center Bronx, New York
All Clinics of the New York College of Podiatric Medicine Period of six weeks to three months rotated at the above institutions, June '74 - '76
PostDoctoral: Hundreds of hours of continuing education credits since 1976, with an emphasis on Foot Surgery. Additional seminars attended every year.
Certification in Endoscopic Plantar Faciotomy 1996 S.C.P.M.A.
Hershey Medical School, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Kern Hospital, Warren, Michigan
Laser Laboratory and Treatment Center,
The Jewish Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio
N.Y.S.M.A. Annual Clinical Conference 1976-Present
(List of many other seminars available)
Specialty Degrees: Diplomate, American Academy of Wound Management, Conferred 1999
Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Conferred 1986
Diplomate, National Board of Podiatric Examiners, 1976
Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Dermatology, Conferred 1983
Hospital Affiliations: Brookhaven Hospital, Patchogue, NY 1999-present
New Island Hospital, Bethpage, NY 1999-present
Facility: Brookhaven Healthcare, Patchogue, NY
Professional Organizations: The American Podiatric Medical Assoc.
The New York State Podiatric Med. Assoc.
The Suffolk County Podiatric Med. Assoc.
The American Society of Podiatric Dermatology
The American Board of Podiatric Surgery
The American Academy of Wound Management
Professional Organization Positions: Elected President of Suffolk County Podiatric Medical Assoc. '99-'01
Scientific Chair Suffolk County Podiatric Medical Assoc. 2002-Present
Ethics Chairman Suffolk County Podiatric Medical Assoc. 2004-Present
Chair, Divisional Relations Committee, New York State Podiatric Medical Assoc. '95 - '01
Elected Vice President of Suffolk County Podiatric Medical Association - '96-'99
Editor, Bulletin Suffolk County Podiatric Medical Assoc. '95 - '99
Elected President Nassau County Podiatric Medical Association, '90-'92
Elected Vice President, Nassau County Podiatric Med. Assoc. '88-'90
Elected Secretary, Nassau County Podiatric Med. Assoc. '85-'88
Elected Delegate to the House of Delegates of the New York State Podiatric Med. Assoc.,'79-'93
Elected Head of Delegation, '90-'92
Elected Member Executive Board, Nassau County Podiatric Med.Assoc,'78-'95
Director of Podiatric Medicine, March of Dimes, Long Island Chapter '80-'90
Director of Public Affairs, Nassau County Podiatric Med. Assoc., '84-'90
Podiatry Group Leader, American Society of Computers in Medicine and Dentistry,'83-'86
Chair,New York Podiatry Political Action Committee,Podiatric Med. Assoc., '82-'85
Legislative Chair, Nassau County Podiatric Med. Assoc., '80-'81
Past Scientific Chair, Nassau County Podiatric Med. Assoc., '78-'80
Member of Budget Committee, N.Y. State Podiatric Medical Association L.I.Marathon Medical Staff, '79-'88 and various other activities of the Nassau County Podiatric Medical Association, '79-'95
Member Peer Review Committee, New York State Podiatric Med. Assoc., '87-'93
Chair, Podiatry Section-Medical Team for International Games of the Disabled, 1984
Community Affiliations: Long Island Chapter, March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Member of WalkAmerica Board, '86-'90
Long Island Chapter, March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Member of Board of Directors, '81-'86
Kiwanis Club of Mineola, '79-'88
Guest Lecturer, high schools, grammar schools, civic organizations, radio and television
Honors and Awards: Podiatrist of the Year 2001
Suffolk County Podiatric Med. Assoc. Podiatrist of the Year 1981 and 1991
Nassau County Podiatric Med. Assoc. Certificate of Appreciation for the New York State Podiatric Medical Assoc. for dedicated service, 1992
Award for outstanding service as President Nassau County Podiatric Med. Assoc. 1991
Award for outstanding service as Vice President, Nassau County Podiatric Medical Association, 1990
Award for Outstanding Leadership in the Fight Against Birth Defects, 1982 & 1988
Award for outstanding service as Secretary, Nassau County Podiatric Med. Association, 1986
Appreciation from the March of Dimes in support of WalkAmerica, '87-'94
N.Y.S.P.M.A. Award of Recognition for as Chair of Divisional Relations Committee
Biographical Listings: Who's Who in U.S.A. Health Specialists, 1991 Edition
Biographical Directory of the American Podiatric Medical Association, 1986- Present
Who's Who in the East, 19th Edition, 1983
Who's Who in the East, 20th Edition, 1984
Community Leaders of the World, Commemorative Edition, 1984 & 1985
Personalities in America, 7th Edition, 1984
Men of Achievement, 10th Edition, 1984
Two Thousand Notable Americans, 2nd Edition, 1984
The International Who's Who of Intellectuals, Volume VI, 1984
The Directory of Distinguished Americans, 3rd Edition, 1984
Matthew Kassnove,D.P.M., AACFAS
Education: American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery: Associate, December, 2001
American Board of Podiatric Surgery Board Qualified: July 31, 2001
New York College of Podiatric Medicine: Awarded D.P.M. June 2, 1999
PM Lexis Examination: Passed (87), June 8, 1999
National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part II: Passed, March 1999
National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part I: Passed, July 1997
State University of New York at Albany: B.S. in Biology, May 1994
Work Experience: The Podiatry Professionals, Staten Island, NY: Associate-Berkshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (January, 2003-present)
N.Y.C.P.M./N.Y.U. Downtown Hospital: P.S.R.-12 Resident (July 1, 2000-June 30, 2001)
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center: P.P.M.R. Resident (July 1, 1999-June 30, 2000)
The Preventative & Sports Medicine Center (December 1998-June 1999)
Honors: Pi Delta: National Podiatry Honor Society (June 2, 1999)
N.Y.C.P.M. Dean’s List of Academic Achievement ('97-'98)
1998 JT Tai Foundation Scholarship
Organizations: Associate, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (November, 2001)
Member of APMA and N.Y.S.P.M.A.
Community Service: New York Clinical Conference and Exhibition: Volunteer (1997 & 1998)
Juvenile Diabetes Walk-a-thon volunteer at A.P.M.S.A. foot screening clinic (1997)
Hebrew Health Home: Health Fair Medical Volunteer (Bronx, NY 1997)