Dr. Labovitz, originally from the Washington, D.C. suburbs, graduated from Cornell University majoring in nutritional biochemistry. He then earned a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine and completed a three-year residency in foot and ankle surgery at Botsford General Hospital in Michigan. Dr. Labovitz also completed an AO fellowship in trauma surgery in Austria and additional training in reconstructive surgery in Russia. Dr. Labovitz treats all aspects of foot and ankle problems, including trauma, reconstructive surgery, and limb salvage.
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine - Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Bachelor of Arts, Biology - Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Diplomate, American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons - American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
llizarov Master Surgeon Course - Russian llizarov Scientific Center for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopedics, Kurgan, Russia
AO Fellowship - AO International Fellow at the University Clinic for Traumatology, Graz, Austria
Residency - Podiatric Medicine and Surgery - Botsford General Hospital, Farmington Hills, MI
Health Care Quality and Management – American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians
Foot Surgery - American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery - American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
Dr. Labovitz is the Chair of the Western Foot & Ankle Conference, which is one of the largest continuing education seminars in the country. He also serves on numerous local, state and national association committees and boards and has been a consultant for the California Board of Podiatric Medicine from 200-2011. Dr. Labovitz has been on the American Diabetes Association, Los Angeles Chapter Community Leadership Board since 2010 and served as President from 2013-2014.
In his time away from the office, Dr. Labovitz enjoys traveling, golf, and spending time with his children.