Our Doctors

Meet Our Professional Team

Meet Our Professional Team: Our podiatric physicians combine exceptional service with extensive training in their field to offer patient-centered visits.  They listen and counsel you as to the best options of treatments from conservative options to surgical interventions.  We provide the individualized attention that you need to get you back doing what you love.

Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Helene
Dr. Helene Nguyen

Dr. Nguyen grew up in Chicago, and graduated from Benedictine University, Illinois. She completed her podiatric medical studies along with surgical training in NYC and the inner city communities of the Queens and Brooklyn metropolitan area.

Her specialties include: Cosmetic Foot Surgery, Pediatric Foot Deformity, Hyperbaric Medicine certified, Limb Salvage reconstruction, Wound Care and laser treatments.

Dr. Nguyen is member of Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development, National Association of Professional Women, and Fellow of American Professional Wound Care Association.

She is currently part of the medical staffs at the Center for Wound Healing at St. Clare’s Hospital and board certified in American Board of Wound Healing.  Dr. Nguyen speaks English and is also fluent in Vietnamese.

Dr. Zhu
Dr. Yong J. Zhu

Dr. Yong J. Zhu graduated from Rutgers University and New York College of Podiatric Medicine in NYC.  He completed his surgical training at Staten Island University Hospital, NY.

He completed his surgical training at Staten Island University Hospital, NY.  

He also achieved the only accredited Dermatology fellowship program in conjunction with Podiatric residency program at St. Luke’s Hospital in Pennsylvania.

He is specializing in all dermatological disease in the lower extremity and foot and ankle surgery and wound care.

 Dr. Zhu published several articles in the Emergency Medicine Journal.  He is board certified in American Board of Wound Healing and he is currently on staff at Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center at Saint Clare’s. Dr. Zhu is member of Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development and APWCA.  He also speaks Cantonese and Mandarin.