Meet Dr. William F. Buffone, Board Certified Podiatrist & Surgeon Serving  Southold, East Setauket, and Riverhead, NY

 

 

WILLIAM F. BUFFONE, DPM, FACFAS

Dr. William F. Buffone, Board Certified Podiatrist & Surgeon Serving Southold, East Setauket, and Riverhead, NY
  • Dr. Buffone has dual certification in surgical & nonsurgical foot care.

  • Dr. Buffone is certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.

  • Dr. Buffone is certified in Podiatric Orthopedics & Primary Podiatric Medicine by the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics & Primary Podiatric Medicine.

UNDERGRADUATE:

University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kapa,B.A. in Biology

MEDICAL:

Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

HONORS

  • The Alumni Award: highest general average in four years of study

  • Pi Delta National Podiatry Honor Society

  • Stirling Harford Anatomical Society

  • The Clinical Sciences Award: highest general average in clinical science

  • The Orthopedics Award: outstanding scholastic proficiency in foot orthopedics

  • The Professor Anthony S. Kidawa Angiology Award: Academic excellence in the study of Angiolog

  • Robert W. Barbuto Scholarship for Lower Extremity Anatomy

FOURTH YEAR EXTERNSHIPS

  • Rolling Hill Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

  • Peninsula Hospital, Far Rockaway, NY

  • Metropolitan Hospital Central Division, Philadelphia, PA

  • Kennedy Memorial Hospital, Turnersville, NJ

  • Saint Mary Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

POST-DOCTORAL TRAINING:

RESIDENCY TRAINING:

  • St. Joseph's Hospital, A Division of the Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens, Inc.,Flushing, NY
    Two year surgical residency (PSR-24).

    Chief Resident in Podiatric Surgery:
    Training in Forefoot surgery, rearfoot surgery, podiatric medicine, emergency room care
    Rotations in Vascular surgery, infectious disease, anesthesia, nursing home care

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  • Member, American Podiatric Medical Association

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine

  • Member, New York State Podiatric Medicine Association

Dr. William Buffone, Board Certified Podiatrist & Surgeon

SPECIALTY BOARDS

  • Board Certified in Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine -
    American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

  • Board Certified in Foot Surgery -
    American Board of Podiatric Surgery

HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

  • Peconic Bay Medical Center, 1300 Roanoke Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901

  • John T. Mather Hospital, 75 North Country Road,Port Jefferson, NY 11777

  • Eastern Long Island Hospital, 201 Manor Place, Greenport, NY 11944

  • St. Charles Hospital, 200 Belle Terre Road,Port Jefferson, New York 11777

  • North Shore Surgi-Center, 989 West Jericho Turnpike,Smithtown, NY 11787