Education: New York College of Podiatric Medicine.
About: He has completed extensive post graduate programs in:
• Podiatric Medicine
• Podiatric Surgery
He is Board Certified in Podiatric Surgery and Podiatric Orthopedics and an Associate of the American Association of Podiatric Sports Medicine, Surgery and Medicine of the foot. Dr. Costa is also a consultant for local High School athletic programs. He enjoys treating athletes and aiding them to return to competition. Dr. Peter Costa resides in Rockland County and has been serving the Rockland County area for over twenty years.
David Rapps, DPM is a podiatrist who graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine (NYCPM). Dr. Rapps was the New Jersey State representative for his class and he received several academic scholarships while studying in Podiatric medical school. After graduating in the top half of his class at NYCPM, Dr. Rapps completed a four year Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency with a credential in Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery (PMSR/RRA) at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx, New York. In his final year of residency, Dr. Rapps served as the chief resident of the St. Barnabas Podiatry residency program. Dr. Rapps has extensive experience and expertise in the areas of primary diabetic foot and diabetic wound care, pediatrics, sports medicine, foot and ankle trauma as well as both elective and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.
Dr. Rapps, with his wife and son, lives in New York City. In his spare time, Dr. Rapps enjoys jogging, bike riding as well as various other sporting activities including baseball and basketball. Dr. Rapps has completed several half marathons as well as 5k runs.