About Dr. Susz

As a leading board-certified podiatrist with extensive training in conservative and surgical corrections, John Susz, DPM, FACFAS, has helped countless patients of all ages recover from the pain and serious foot and ankle issues. Dr. Susz cares for patients at his state-of-the-art practice, Susz Podiatry and Wound Care in Jamestown, New York, and Russell, Pennsylvania.

After earning his Bachelor of Arts in biology from the State University of New York, Buffalo State, Dr. Susz was accepted into medical school. He earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, which is an affiliate of Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons located in New York.

Dr. Susz went on to complete a three-year surgical residency program at Millcreek Community Hospital, which is an affiliate of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania. During his residency, Dr. Susz gained extensive experience in foot and ankle disorders and advanced minimally invasive surgical correction.

Following his residency training, Dr. Susz entered into private practice as an associate at the Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Institute in Hagerstown and Frederick, Maryland. He was on staff at two Level I trauma centers, multiple surgery centers, and the Frederick Memorial Hospital in Maryland. During this time, Dr. Susz served as part of a multidisciplinary team treating lower extremity wounds and performing diabetic limb salvage procedures.

Throughout his career, Dr. Susz has continued to stay abreast of the latest advancements in podiatric treatments and services. He’s currently board certified in foot surgery through the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Dr. Susz has special interests in diabetic wound care, limb salvage, heel pain, and modern bunion treatments with the Lapiplasty® 3D Bunion Correction™ procedure. He welcomes new and existing patients to the practice and offers flexible and same- or next-day scheduling for patients suffering from acute injuries or wounds.