Kurt Relation, DPM
Dr. Relation earned his Bachelor’s Degree from the University at Albany where he graduated Cum Laude in 2006. He then studied podiatric medicine at Dr. William M Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, IL. Graduating in 2012, he went on to complete a 3 year Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency with Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Certification, at Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital in Binghamton, NY. He served as Chief Resident during his final year, and had the opportunity to train under the tutelage of Dr. Guido LaPorta. During his residency, Dr. Relation completed a two month Orthopedic and Podiatric Rotation at the International Center for Limb Lengthe...
Dr. Relation is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the New York State Podiatric Medical Association where he is Past President of the Northeast Division, a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He serves as a Clinical Director for the Special Olympics of New York Fit Feet Program. He is Board Certified with the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Relation is also Board Certified in Foot Surgery as well as Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery from the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.
Advanced Skills Training
This Lapiplasty® surgeon has attended a Lapiplasty® Advanced Skills Training course in the last 24-months
This Lapiplasty® surgeon trains other surgeons on the Lapiplasty® Procedure
This Lapiplasty® surgeon performs the Lapiplasty® Mini-Incision™ Procedure