Double Board-Certified Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgeon Joins Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute

One of the region's board-certified podiatrist in both foot and ankle surgery in Porter and LaPorte counties, Dr. Hassan Usmani, will soon join the region’s most preferred orthopedic practice. Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute will welcome Dr. Usmani starting April 26, and he will be available to see patients in LaPorte at Sagamore Plaza, 600 Legacy Plaza E. as well as at the practice’s Michigan City – Coolspring office at 1225 E. Coolspring Ave., Suite 2F. Patients in need of specialized foot and ankle care are encouraged to call (219) 921-1444 to schedule an appointment. 

As a double board-certified podiatrist, Dr. Usmani specializes in the nonsurgical and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. Dr. Usmani is a native of Houston, and he has been practicing in the area since 2018. He uses his training, experience, skill and a patient-centered approach to offer the highest level of specialized podiatric care to community members throughout the region.  

With years of training and experience, Dr. Usmani’s expertise includes surgical and nonsurgical foot, ankle and podiatric care, including:

  • Ankle replacement.
  • Clubfoot/flat foot.
  • Complex revision surgeries.
  • Joint injections.
  • Pediatric/adult foot and ankle fractures.
  • Reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.
  • Sports medicine/surgery.

“We are proud and excited to welcome Dr. Usmani to our team at Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute as part of our dedication to providing the highest level of treatment for bone, joint, and muscle injuries and conditions,” said Practice President and joint replacement surgeon Thomas H. Kay, M.D. “As the region’s only double board-certified podiatrist, Dr. Usmani shares our commitment to excellence and providing the care needed to help area patients keep their active lifestyles.”

After receiving his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University, Dr. Usmani earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland. He then completed his advanced specialty training in podiatric medicine and podiatric surgery through his residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens in New York City. Board-certified in both foot surgery and ankle surgery through the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Dr. Usmani practices evidence-based medicine. He also actively engages with the latest advancements in the field and presents research and scientific discussions nationally to his peers.

To learn more or schedule an appointment with Dr. Usmani, please call (219) 921-1444.