ABOUT US

We began with a mission to democratize procedures for podiatrists everywhere.

OUR LEADERSHIP

Today, we combine over 30 years of experience to provide you with insights on the top podiatry procedures available.

Dr. Suzanne Levine, D.P.M.

Dr. Suzanne Levine is the co-founder of the International Aesthetic Foot Society (IAFS) and practices at her New York City Park Avenue office, Institute Beauté. She serves as the lead instructor for IAFS Conferences, where she teaches her proprietary podiatric aesthetic procedures Pillows for Your Feet and The Loub Job.

Just as Dr. Levine is dedicated to her patients, she is also dedicated to advancing Podiatric Medicine. That is why she co-founded the IAFS, to provide a forum for fellow PDM’s from all over the world to learn new and innovative ways to improve their patients’ lives while also growing their Podiatric Practice.

Dr. Levine has been named one of America’s Top Podiatrists and is repeatedly recognized as one of the most influential podiatrists in the United States by her colleagues. Having completed more than 15,000 surgeries, Dr. Levine is dedicated to finding new approaches that improve treatment and outcomes for her patients. That combined with her philosophy — Treat Your Feet Like You Treat Your Face — led to her innovative breakthrough of using aesthetic medicine to solve painful foot problems.

A sought-after expert, Dr. Levine has made multiple media appearances on The Today Show, The View, and Today in New York. She has also appeared on 20/20, The Dr. Oz Show, CNN, and Good Morning America. The author of multiple books including My Feet are Killing Me, Dr. Levine is frequently interviewed by magazine and newspapers all over the world about how to keep our feet healthy.

Dr. Everett M. Lautin, M.D.

Dr. Everett Lautin was formerly a full-time academic professor of radiology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. For the last 17 years, he has specialized in the emerging field of aesthetic medicine. He is distinguished as one of the top authorities in his field. Dr. Lautin teaches and lectures internationally through the International Aesthetic Foot Society, of which he is president.

Dr. Lautin offers the latest trends in skin rejuvenation and hyperhidrosis (excess sweating), injectable wrinkle fillers, skin discoloration solutions, age spot reduction, and spider vein treatments. Dr. Lautin also utilizes cutting-edge laser technology to tighten loose and aging skin. Dr. Levine and Dr. Lautin have created and perfected, ground-breaking treatments to enhance the beauty of the foot and ankle. Additionally, Dr. Lautin provides the most current and advanced treatments available for arm and stomach tightening, as well as overall body muscle toning.

Dr. Adam Scott Landsman, DPM, Ph.D., FACFAS

After completing his Ph.D. in Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania and a DPM degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. Landsman solidified his place as the very first simultaneous dual-degree podiatrist in history.

After completing a podiatric surgical residency, he taught Bioengineering at the University of Miami. Shortly after receiving a National Science Foundation grant, he was recruited to serve as the Director of Research at Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, where he rose to the rank of Professor, in the Department of Surgery. During Adam’s tenure as Research Director, he built a comprehensive research laboratory with mechanical testing equipment, cell culture laboratory, and advanced microscopy facility.

Through extensive clinical trial research that ran from 1995-2000, Adam transitioned into a full-time partner at the practice of Weil Foot and Ankle Institute, one of the largest and most prestigious podiatric practices in the country. Over the course of Adam’s career, he was a member of the Board of Directors of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, chaired the Research Committee and held other national appointments.

Dr. Landsman's Academic Associations

Adam was one of the first foot and ankle surgeons to introduce engineering methods and mechanical testing as a tool for assessing surgical techniques. He created and led forums to help colleagues and students incorporate his ideas into their daily practices, His accolades continue to flourish beyond professional podiatry standards. Adam Landsman’s involvement in establishing nationally recognized research programs, both scientifically and academically, is considered to be his proudest of achievements. This year, he was selected for the third time, as one of the 100 most influential podiatrists in America.

Dr. Ryan Muchowski, D.P.M

Dr. Ryan Muchowski has been with Institute Beauté since 2015. Dr. Muchowski is actively involved with the International Aesthetic Foot Society, he has been trained by Dr. Suzanne Levine in her trademark treatments, Pillows For Your Feet and “The Loub Job®”.

 

Dr. Muchowski has a particular interest in cosmetic surgery of the foot in addition to diagnosing and treating all congenital and acquired foot and ankle deformities, as well as sports medicine related pathologies and injuries. Dr. Muchowski is well experienced in the most advanced treatment techniques for soft tissue pathology such as plantar fasciitis and tendonitis/bursitis, including laser treatments, shockwave therapy, platelet-rich plasma, and amniotic regenerative injections, which are all advanced conservative treatments for eliminating pain, swelling, and inflammation while allowing healing of the soft tissue.

Dr. Muchowski received his doctorate from the California School of Podiatric Medicine located in San Francisco, California. Dr. Muchowski completed his 3-year residency training in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Coney Island Hospital. During his residency, Dr. Muchowski received extensive surgical training from bunion and hammertoe correction to more complicated rearfoot and ankle fractures. Dr. Muchowski received additional training completing a year-long Fellowship in Advanced Wound Care in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Muchowski is currently Board Qualified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.

 

Dr. Muchowski is originally from the Midwest, growing up in Kansas City, Missouri. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri - Columbia. Dr. Muchowski’s calm Midwestern demeanor really allows him to foster a strong doctor-patient relationship. Dr. Muchowski’s commitment to his patients is to provide exceptional and compassionate care as he imparts the most innovative and up to date treatments available

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