Johanna S. Youner, DPM, FACFAS


Leading NYC podiatrist, Dr. Johanna S. Youner is known to be at the forefront of all of the latest trends and innovations in medical treatments and non-invasive procedures. For over 20 years, Dr. Youner cares for each patient with the utmost personalized attention. Her goal is for every patient to look and feel their best.

Dr. Johanna S. Youner, DPM, FACFAS, is the founder and medical director and the head physician of the Park Avenue Podiatry Center has been a specialist in foot care for over 20 years. Dr. Youner combines common sense and a mind for innovative approaches toward health in her podiatric practice. Dr. Johanna S. Youner is one of the most qualified podiatrists in NYC.

Dr. Youner has been featured on many TV segments, including WABC-News, Good Morning America, Ch 2 News with Dr. Holy Phillips and network appearances with Dr. Jay Adlersberg and Dr. Max Gomez. She is a regular contributor to multiple beauty and fashion websites and magazines including, Parents Magazine, Harpers Bazaar, Elle, Allure, In Style, Bottom Line and New York Magazine where her views and opinions on podiatric medicine and laser treatments are highly sought after.

A Board Certified (ABPS) foot surgeon since 2003, Dr. Youner received her doctorate, Doctor in Podiatric Medicine, from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1990 with honors and her BA degree from Ivy League Barnard College, Columbia University in January 1983 in 3 years. Having completed three years of residency training in both Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Dr. Youner has surgically assisted some of New York City’s finest foot and plastic surgeons. She also spent a month training at the Leper Colony in Carville, Louisiana for the neuropathic foot. Dr. Johanna S. Youner utilizes the latest and most innovative techniques to address foot pain, and specializes in PICOSURE™ laser services. As a board-certified foot surgeon, a member of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery and a certified Cosmetic Facial Injector, Dr. Johanna S. Youner is one of the few doctors skilled in the user of lasers, injectables and surgery.

Dr. Youner applies the latest in aesthetic medical treatments for the podiatric world. Using the cutting edge PICOSURE™ laser, Dr. Youner performs laser treatments for fungal nails, foot tattoo removal, and warts. PICOSURE™ treatments are noninvasive, has minimal down time and are extremely effective. Dr. Youner also utilizes dermal fillers to relieve foot pain. Severe foot pain and chronic foot sweating can often be lessened with dermal fillers and injectable Botox.

Utilizing the safest and most effective techniques, Dr. Youner is able to minimize surgical intervention and maximize comfort. When bone surgery is required, Dr. Youner uses techniques with minimal scarring, while maximizing the patient’s comfort. For foot pain that is a result of chemotherapy-related damage, Dr. Johanna S. Youner, alongside Dr. Mario LaCouture, of Memorial Sloan Kettering, has developed a protocol for patients suffering from Hand-Foot Syndrome related to chemotherapy.



  • New York License

  • ALMS – American Society for Laser and Medicine Surgery

  • DPM – Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

  • FACFAS – Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

  • Certified Cosmetic Injector – Juvederm/Restylane/Radiesse

  • Certified in Cold Laser Hair Restoration

  • Certified in PICOSURE™ Treatments


  • ASLMS - American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery


  • APMA – Expert Columnist

  • NYSPMA – New York State Podiatric Medical Association


  • Executive Board member of NYSPMA



Ryan Muchowski, DPM

Dr. Ryan, podiatrist and foot surgeon in manhattan, nyc

Dr. Ryan received his doctorate in podiatric medicine from the California School of Podiatric Medicine, completing a 3 year residency in Surgery at Coney Island Hospital. Dr. Ryan received extensive surgical training from bunion and hammertoe correction, to complicated rearfoot and ankle fractures. He completed a Fellowship in Advanced Wound Care. Dr. Ryan is Board Qualified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.

From Kansas City, Missouri, Dr. Ryan received his undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri - Columbia. His commitment to his patients is to provide exceptional and compassionate care employing the most innovative and up to date treatments.



Fiona Connolly, DPM

Podiatrist serving Park Avenue NYC area. Dr Fiona Connolly is Board certified Forefoot and Rear-foot Reconstructive Surgeon

Dr Fiona Connolly is Board certified Forefoot and Rear-foot Reconstructive Surgeon. She has been involved in training surgical residents at New York Presbyterian Queens. Dr Connolly is originally from Northern Ireland and attended undergraduate at Queens University Belfast where she studied Chemistry. Dr. Connolly graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Magnum Cum Laude. She went on to complete an intensive surgical residency at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, an affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. Dr Fiona Connolly is a highly skilled Podiatrist, treating patients, bringing a wealth of experience to diagnose and treat your foot pain. Dr. Connolly aims to get you back to your activities and lifestyle pain free. She has comprehensive knowledge and training in all aspects of the foot and ankle, using both a conservative approach and a surgical approach only when necessary.. Connolly treats all types of foot and ankle pain, injury and conditions and welcomes any new patients looking for a consultation or a second opinion.