Insitute Beauté Web Press FI - - The penny loafer drops - The penny loafer drops


The classic penny loafer gets a makeover and reveals a whole new sexy, yet practical, form. Dr. Levine, offers her reasoning behind the the shift from potentially foot injuring shoes like stiletto heels amongst her high profile clientele.

Institute Beaute - Picks for Fall, Michael Kors - New York, 2009

Picks for Fall – Michael Kors

As a podiatrist who also happens to be a shoe fetishist – or is it the other way around? – I’m always on the lookout for gorgeous shoes that will also fit “problem feet.” Michael Kors has really hit the jackpot with some of the selections from his Fall 2010 line.

Institute Beaute, New York - Sex In The City 2 Shoe Review

Sex and the City 2 Shoe Review

Inspired by the fashion seen in Sex in the City 2, Dr. Levine shares her list of essential shoes to pack for any vacation.

Institute Beaute, New York - Those Louis Vuittons are calling out to me

Those Louis Vuittons are calling out to me…

Last week, a co-worker’s 10 year old niece waited patiently for her in the Institute Beaute waiting area where I have my “shoe museum.” Favorite shoes from various stages in my life are in glass cases because to me they are true works of art (and because I ran out of room in my home). When it was time for the young girl to leave, she calmly told her Aunt: “Those Louis Vuittons are calling out to me.”

Institute Beauté Web Press Self Magazine – Take Care of Your Feet FI

Self Magazine - Take Care of Your Feet


“We keep our body in shape but ignore and overuse our feet,” says Suzanne Levine, D.P.M., a podiatric surgeon in New York City. Dr. Levine share with Self Magazine ways you can care of your dogs before they start to bark.

Institute Beauté Web Press FI - - Fabulous Feet Over Forty


Do high heels equal agony for you? Are you a high heel and stiletto shoe lover that just can't give them up? Dr. Levine offers up some useful information to have fabulous feet over 40 for