Bruce Lehnert, D.P.M.
Dr. Bruce Lehnert completed his undergraduate studies at the State University of New York-Buffalo in 1988. He then went on to receive his medical degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1992. Dr. Lehnert’s residency was completed at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System, in association with Stanford Hospital. Dr. Lehnert went onto a reconstructive foot and ankle surgery fellowship at Hadassah Hospital. Dr. Lehnert is board certified by The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics.
Dr. Lehnert is currently an Adjunct Clinical Professor at Temple University and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the California School of Podiatric Medicine. He was formerly both a Clinical Instructor and an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Lehnert has served as a residency director and continues his work with residents on a day in and day out basis.
In 1998, Dr. Lehnert founded the International Extremity Project, a charity based medical mission that focuses on the correction of pediatric lower extremity deformities in developing countries. He is also well published in numerous peer review journals. Dr. Lehnert has served as a sports medicine consultant to various teams.
Dr. Lehnert’s clinical and research focus is on the correction of foot and ankle deformities, posttraumatic syndromes, tendon injuries, pediatric foot and ankle issues, sports medicine and biomechanical analysis.