Helping You Put Your Best Foot
Forward in Astoria, NY

Helping You Put Your Best Foot
Forward in
Astoria, NY

Your Foot & Ankle Specialists in Astoria, NY

They help us to stand, to walk, to run, to achieve. To live. And yet, we don’t think about them often. Our feet deserve our attention—when they’re not healthy, not performing at their best, the repercussions to our overall well-being can be significant.

Curalta Health is transforming podiatry to help people take better care of their feet. We’re with you every step of the way, helping you understand the importance of lower extremity health and providing comprehensive care and guidance to get you back on your feet and living the fullest, healthiest life possible.

Our Doctors

Steven Mermelstein, DPM

Dr. Steven Mermelstein is a highly experienced and respected podiatrist known for his expertise and patient care. Local physicians frequently refer various foot ailments to his office, which is equipped to handle most injuries and emergencies on the same day. His practice, with over forty years of excellence, continues to welcome new patients concerned about their foot health.

Anita Krish, DPM

Dr. Krish is an experienced podiatrist specializing in limb salvage, reconstructive foot surgery, and diabetic wound care. She completed her residency at New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. Passionate about advancing her field, she regularly presents at national conferences. Outside the clinic, Dr. Krish enjoys tennis, hiking, and exploring New York City’s culinary scene.

Specialties & Services

Bunion Treatment

Specialized bunion treatment focuses on relieving pain and correcting the deformity, using both non-surgical and surgical methods tailored to your needs. Experience improved comfort and mobility with our comprehensive care plans.

Pediatric Foot Care

Expert pediatric foot care services to address common childhood foot conditions, ensuring healthy development and growth. Our gentle approach and child-friendly environment make visits comfortable for young patients.

Sports Injuries

Services designed to diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate foot and ankle injuries, helping athletes return to their activities quickly and safely. Benefit from personalized treatment plans and advanced recovery techniques.


Diabetic Foot Care

Providing specialized treatment and preventive measures to manage and prevent complications. With a focus on wound care and regular monitoring, we aim to maintain optimal foot health for diabetic patients.

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What Our Patients Are Saying

New Patients

Curalta is the largest podiatry organization in the Northeast, with a commitment to high quality patient care. We are here to help you do what you love best: treat and care for your patients. In addition, if your plan is to retire, together we will make that happen and help simplify your worklife.

  • Improve collections and rates with an experienced billing team
  • Alleviate daily operational and administrative duties
  • Receive personalized support from the leadership team
  • Be part of a greater network of professionals
  • Enhance and support practice technology

Visit Us Today!

31-17 Ditmars Blvd.

Astoria, NY 11105

Fax: (718) 726-6414


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