Dr. Kristina Karlic earned her Bachelor of Science degree at Cornell University in 2002. She then received her doctorate at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 2007, where she graduated in the top 5% of her class. Afterwards, Dr. Karlic completed her three year surgical residency training at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Hospital, where she was chief resident.
She has extensive training in both reconstructive forefoot and rearfoot surgery, and limb salvage in the diabetic foot. An avid sports enthusiast, Dr. Karlic is empathetic to the needs of the elite athlete and is exceedingly competent in sports medicine.
Dr. Karlic is a member of American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Podiatric education is very important to her and she lectures at a variety of conferences as well as to residency programs in the area on all aspects of foot surgery.