Our Staff

All professionals at In Step Foot and Ankle, LLC maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Thomas J. Cusumano, D.P.M.

Thomas J. Cusumano, D.P.M.

Thomas J. Cusumano, D.P.M., graduated from Manhattan College in New York and Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. During this time, he functioned as president for his academic class and was an executive member of the Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical School Association. During his studies, he was active in biomechanical research at the Gait Study Center in Philadelphia and contributed to the scientific research performed at the facility. Dr. Cusumano completed two years of surgical reconstructive foot and ankle training as a chief resident at Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center in Secaucus, NJ. This training included forefoot, rearfoot, ankle, leg and soft tissue surgery including diabetic limb salvage, trauma, pathologic foot reconstruction, ankle arthroscopy, endoscopy of the heel, rear foot and ankle fusion procedures and pediatric care. He holds certificates in Holmium Laser and Flash Lamp Pulse Dye Laser Surgery.

Currently, Dr. Cusumano is a member in the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association, New Jersey Podiatric Medical Association and Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. He was a team physician for NJ Imperials professional soccer team, NJ Jackals professional baseball team and the NJ Gladiators football team. As of 1999, Dr. Cusumano served the athletic department at Farleigh Dickinson University and Montclair University for athletic injury prevention and treatment. Dr. Cusumano has established his office in Westwood, NJ, 201.666.4166. 


Hospital Privileges:

  • Hackensack University. Med. Center, Hackensack
  • Pascack Valley Hospital. Westwood
  • St. Joseph's Reg. Med Center, Paterson
  • St. Mary's Hospital, Hoboken.

Sports Medicine Team Podiatrist :

  • New Jersey Jackles Professional Baseball, NJ
  • New Jersey Imperials Professional Soccer, NJ
  • Farleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ
  • Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ