Meet Dr. Les Glubo & Dr. Dawn Figlo, Manhattan Foot Doctors, Board Certified Podiatrists & Surgeons
Les J. Glubo, DPM, FACFAS
Dr. Glubo has been providing foot care in New York for over 30 years and is one of the city's most experienced podiatrists. He focuses on finding solutions for his patients to allow them to live a pain-free, active life. Dr. Glubo and his staff are enthusiastic about administering compassionate care to all of their patients.
Specializing in the Foot Care of New York Residents
Helping people is a lifelong passion for Dr. Glubo and, as a board-certified podiatrist, he is committed to providing you with excellent treatment - whether you have a simple foot problem or one that's very complex. He treats all types of foot conditions including bunions, hammertoes, heel pain (plantar fasciitis), ingrown toenails, diabetic foot care, tendonitis, corns, ankle sprains or problems requiring reconstructive foot surgery. Dr. Glubo also specializes in hard-to-treat problems and athletic injuries.
As the former president of the New York State Podiatric Medical Association, Dr. Glubo is often sought out as a podiatric authority to answer questions regarding specific foot conditions or general foot health. He graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1981 and completed his surgical residency at Lutheran Hospital of Baltimore, Maryland.
Dr. Glubo is a fellow of the American College of Foot Surgeons and is an attending physician at the Northwell Health, Department of Surgery. He is also a clinical instructor at the Department of Orthopaedics at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He has chaired numerous state association committees and held all elected New York State Podiatric Medical Association positions - from executive board member to President of the organization. Dr. Glubo is a recipient of "Excellence in Action" - a high honor awarded to him by the New York State Podiatric Medical Association for outstanding service to the profession and to foot care in New York.
Family Foot Care - NYC
Dr. Glubo provides podiatric services for the entire family. He and his staff are especially concerned with the comfort and well-being of their patients. Dr. Glubo's office is centrally located so you can receive convenient foot care in New York City. Dr. Glubo will listen to your problems and concerns and take the time to make sure that you receive the finest quality care. He believes it is important to explain each diagnosis and present options for treatment.
Dr. Glubo and his staff maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in podiatry. For competent and compassionate foot care in New York City, call our staff to set up an appointment with Dr. Glubo.
Dr. Dawn O. Figlo, D.P.M.
Please join us in welcoming my new associate Dr. Dawn Olsen Figlo to Grand Central Footcare. We take great pride in our high level of patient focus and accessibility to timely care. Building on this theme, I am pleased to announce that Dr. Figlo has joined our practice. Dawn O. Figlo, D.P.M. is a board certified podiatric surgeon and a graduate of the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. She is a member of the Pi Delta National Podiatry Honor Society, the Pi Mu Delta National Podiatry Service Society and an active member of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. Dr. Figlo spent a large portion of her residency in reconstructive foot surgery studying foot salvage surgical procedures for patients with diabetes and peripheral vascular disease (PVD). Her practice includes prevention, management and intervention, combined with patient education, understanding and caring. For the past 16 years, Dr. Figlo has focused on the surgical management of foot deformities, taking a cosmetic approach to the foot. In addition to conventional treatment, for patients that are interested, Dr. Figlo incorporates a more natural and holistic approach. She uses certified pure therapeutic grade essential oils for "Healing from the Foot Up." Dr. Figlo radiates a calm determination, working to get you back into the shoes you love – pain free. Dr. Dawn Figlo’s unique, personalized approach to medicine stands out as soon as you reach her office. Passionate about patients’ well being, she invests in the most advanced tools possible allowing her to carry out advanced procedures with a light touch.
Dr.Mohammad Z. Rimawi, DPM, AACFAS
Dr. Rimawi is a board qualified foot, rearfoot and reconstructive ankle surgeon. He is a current associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. His accolades involve complex deformities and traumatic injuries to the foot and ankle. He is a proud alumnus of St. Francis College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and was one of a handful of graduates to be inducted into the Duns Scotus Honor Society.
He received his doctorate from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Rimawi was able to graduate with numerous accomplishments. He finished in the top ten percentile, received various scholarships and served as the class president for four years. Subsequently, for his achievements at the academic and research level, he was inducted in the Pi Delta Honor Society. On graduation day, Dr. Rimawi was awarded the Student Service Award. The award is voted upon by the graduating class and given to the student who they believe has contributed the most to the advancement of the field of Podiatry.
Dr. Rimawi then went on to complete a three year reconstructive foot and ankle surgical residency at DeKalb Medical Center as well as Jefferson Health. While at Jefferson Health, Dr. Rimawi was awarded by his colleagues and hospital staff as the “Podiatric Resident of the Year”.
Dr. Rimawi has a special interest in academic medicine and surgery. He has published numerous articles, presented posters at academic conferences, and has also lectured on regional and national levels. In his free time, Dr. Rimawi enjoys hiking, reading and is an avid sports fan.