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Janet E Leicht, DPM

  • Accepting New Patients
  • NPI Number: 1457326035
  • Position: Podiatrist/ Podiatric Surgeon
  • Primary Specialty: Podiatry
  • Practice Started: 12/31/2017
  • Gender: Female

About Janet

Double board-certified, team oriented Podiatrist/Podiatric Surgeon offering a range of proven experience gained during a fulfilling career in podiatric medicine and surgery. In addition to clinical excellence, I have held leadership positions within the NJPMS Eastern Division and Vice Chair of Podiatric Surgery at Overlook Medical Center. Have extensive background in caring for a wide variety of patients in acute care, office, psychiatric, assisted living, home health and skilled nursing settings. High energy with superior multitasking and leadership abilities. Extremely dedicated to meticulous management of pathophysiology and emotional well being of hospitalized patients with an emphasis patient safety. Skilled at formulating comprehensive treatment plans to prevent amputations in cooperation with other medical specialists. Emphasizes patient and staff education to foster improved compliance and positive outcomes.

Committed to teaching and supervising residents and medical students. Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

  • Overlook Medical Center / Atlantic Health System
  • Vice Chair-Department of Podiatric Surgery 2002-2010
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College of Podiatric Medicine
  • New Jersey Podiatric Medical Society-previous chairperson for division CME meetings
  • American Podiatric Medical Society
  • Women’s Physician Network-Overlook Medical Center
  • Berkley Heights, NJ
  • Top Doctor 2021 & 2023
  • Cambridge Who’s Who Member-Honored Member of Registry of Professionals
  • Honorable Mention, Division of Orthopedics, NYCPM
  • Adelphi University Trustee Achievement Scholarship
  • Adelphi University Dean’s List
  • Adelphi University Graduated Cum Laude
  • College
  • Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, Bachelor of Science/Nursing degree 1979
  • Medical School
  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine, DPM degree 1989
  • Residency
  • Post-Graduate Training-Two Year Podiatric Surgical Residency & Chief Resident
  • Board Certification
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine
Medical Interests Areas of Interest:

Podiatric Surgery, Podiatric Medicine, Sports Medicine, Custom orthotics/Footwear, Diabetic Foot Care, Acute Care Management of Patients, Amputation Prevention, Pain Relief, Bunionectomy, Hammer Toe Repair, Bone Spur Removal, Removal of Ganglion Cyst and Soft Tissue Masses & Tumors, Digital amputations, Tendon Repair, Debridement of Ulcers , I&D Abscess, Removal of Foreign Bodies, Neuroma Treatment, Management of Foot Fractures