Gravesend 260 Ave X
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 336-8855
Flatbush 770 Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(347) 627-3988
Downtown Brooklyn 200 Livingston Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 522-3399
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Meltem Ates, DPM – Brooklyn Podiatrist Doctor

Meltem Ates, DPM | Podiatrist Brooklyn

Meltem Ates, DPM
Locations in Brooklyn
Flatbush

Meltem Ates, DPM

About Brooklyn Podiatrist Dr. Meltem Ates

Dr. Meltem Ates graduated summa cum laude from St. Francis College in Brooklyn with majors in Biology and minors in Chemistry. Upon graduation, she attended the New York College of Podiatric Medicine where she was recognized in the dean’s list. She completed a four-year surgical residency training at New York Presbyterian/ Queens where she was comprehensively trained in reconstructive and elective surgery of the foot and ankle at a Level-I Trauma Center. She completed multiple educational courses focusing on both internal fixation as well as arthroscopic surgery. She is an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and member of the New York State Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Ates is fluent in Turkish.

Education

  • 08/2010-05/2014 – Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
    New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    New York City, New York
  • 08/2009-05/2010 – Assistant Teacher for Biology
    St. Francis College
    Brooklyn, New York
  • 08/2005-05/2009 – Bachelor of Science
    Major: Biology
    Minor: Chemistry
    St. Francis College
    Brooklyn, New York

Post-Doctoral Training

  • 08/2014-06/2018 – Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency with the added Credential in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
    New York Presbyterian Queens Hospital
    Flushing, New York
  • Licensed to practice Podiatry in: New York

Hospital Affiliations/Employment

  • 05/2019-Present – New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
    Brooklyn, NY
    Medical Staff/Attending
  • 07/2018-Present – Advanced Foot and Ankle Center- Mario Voloshin, DPM, PC
    Brooklyn, NY
    Associate
  • 06/2018-Present – New York Presbyterian Queens Hospital
    Flushing, NY
    Medical staff/Attending

Certifications

  • 07/2019 – Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification
  • 03/2019 – ABFAS Board Qualified in Rearfoot Surgery
  • 10/2018 – ABFAS Board Qualified in Foot Surgery
  • 07/2012 – National Board of Podiatric Medicine Examination (NBPME) Part 1
  • 01/2014 – National Board of Podiatric Medicine Examination (NBPME) Part 2
  • 12/2015 – National Board of Podiatric Medicine Examination (NBPME) Part 3

Professional Societies

  • 08/2014-present – American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS)
  • 08/2014-present – American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)
  • 08/2014-present – New York State Podiatric Medical Association (NYSPMA)

Publications

  • 10/2017 – Similar Anatomical Reduction and Lower Complication Rates with the Sinus Tarsi Approach Compared With the Extended Lateral Approach in Displaced Intra-Articular Calcaneal Fractures. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Literature Review. October 2017.

Research Experience

  • 04/2018 –   Recurrent Mycetoma of the Ankle: A Case Report
    ACFAS Poster Presentation
    New York-Presbyterian/Queens; Flushing, NY
    Departments: Podiatric Medicine & Surgery, Infectious Disease and Pathology
    Supervisor: Charles M. Lombardi D.P.M.

Honors and Awards

  • 05/2012-05/2013 – Dean’s List, New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    Maintained GPA greater than 3.5 for 2012-2013 Academic Year
  • 08/2010-06/2014 – Institutional Scholarship recipient
    Merit-based scholarship
  • 05/2009 – Chi Beta Phi National Science Honor Society, St. Francis College Chapter
    Membership in recognition of outstanding scholastic achievement
  • 05/2009  – Dun Scotus Honor Society, St. Francis College
    Recognition of high scholastic standing, participation in extracurricular activities, evidence of loyalty to the ideals of St. Francis College

Continuing Education

  • 01/2019 – NYSPMA Clinical Conference
  • 10/2018 – Stryker Cadaver Lab
    Didactic and cadaveric session on midfoot and rearfoot deformity correction
  • 04/2018 – New York Presbyterian Grand Rounds
    Lecture on Calcaneal Fractures
  • 03/2018 – ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference
    Nashville, Tennessee
    20 Continuing Education Contact Hours
  • 02/2018 – Dermatopathology Fellowship Training Program
    Bako Pathology Services; Alpharetta, GA
  • 09/2017 – Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy Surgical Skills Course
    Orthopedic Learning Center; Rosemont, IL
    16 Continuing Education Contact Hours
  • 08/2017 – Advanced Techniques in Skeletal Fixation of the Foot & Ankle
    American Academy of Foot and Ankle Osteosynthesis; Memphis, TN
    20 Continuing Education Contact Hours
  • 05/2017 – Arthrex Advanced Techniques in Rearfoot Construction; Long Island, NY
  • 03/2016 – Comprehensive Course of Internal Fixation for Reconstructive Surgery and Trauma of the Foot & Ankle
    American Academy of Foot and Ankle Osteosynthesis; Memphis, TN
    23 Continuing Education Contact Hours
  • 01/2016 – Osteomed Cadaver Course; Long Island, NY