Dr. Janna Gefter, DPM

Dr. Janna Gefter, DPM

Podiatric Foot Surgery  |  
Female  |  
44 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Janna Gefter, DPM is a podiatric foot surgery doctor who practices in Woodside, NY. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Read her story

Bayside Podiatry

5718 Woodside Ave Ste 2101

Woodside, NY 11377
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Accepted insurance

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health First Health Plans
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Health Plan

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Gefter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 92% of peers
Nail Avulsion and Excision
more than 48% of peers

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Dr. Gefter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gefter "Dr. Janna Gefter is a Foot and Ankle Surgeon serving the Bayside and Queens area for more than 15 years. Dr. Gefter is experienced in Tendonitis, Keryflex (Nail restoration) and Tenex (Heel Spur Procedure). She is a professional member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. "


  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatry

Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Burning Feet Syndrome
  • Callus
  • Chronic Foot Pain
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Foot Callus
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Toenail Fungal Infection


  • Bunion Surgery
  • Custom Made Foot Orthotic
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Ny College Of Podiatric Medicine-Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gefter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gefter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gefter to family and friends
based on 7 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Gefter's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
she is very good. explains herself verywell
Brooklyn, NY |
Doctor Janna Gefter is a wonderful, compationate,knowledgable,and skillful doctor.She exercise great patience and care for patients.she is very professional and exercise great care for the people she looks after.if you ever have foot problem visit Dr Jenna Gefter.D P M.
in Forest Hills, NY |
Dr. Gefter was very attentive and methodical during with our visit for my 10 year old daughter. She took her time to explain in details not only the treatment but also long term care for the condition.
in Brooklyn, NY |
She was great and answered all of my questions. Her staff was friendly and efficient. I would definitely recommend her.
She is an amazing, and capable Doctor. She treats her patients very dearly and close to heart.
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Dr. Gefter accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health First Health Plans
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Gefter has admitting privileges

Mount Sinai Brooklyn
3201 Kings Hwy
Brooklyn, NY 11234
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56 45 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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