Dr. Afsana Qader obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Buffalo and from Marist College. Dr. Qader worked as a medical technologist before deciding to pursue a career as a podiatric physician. She earned her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia. She then furthered her training by completing a three-year comprehensive podiatric medicine and surgical residency at Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center (now known as Montefiore North).
Originally from New York, Dr. Blank graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1980. Upon graduation, he was granted a top surgical residency in Chicago at North Lake Hospital, performing some twelve hundred surgeries. With confidence and great training on his side, Dr. Blank was employed by The Union Industrial Podiatry Group in Buffalo, NY. He was tasked with performing all the surgeries for the group and in a two year period, performed some sixteen hundred procedures after residency.