Meet the Doctor
Dr. Bartlett was born and raised in the sunshine state of Florida. She completed a Bachelors degree in Biological Sciences at the Florida Atlantic University in 2011 before moving to New York to pursue medical school. She graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 2017 and went on to complete a 3 year residency in foot and ankle surgery at Palmetto General Hospital in Hialeah, Florida. As a resident she received extensive training in a wide range of conditions inclusive of elective procedures, reconstructive surgery and trauma.
Dr. Bartlett is a very compassionate doctor and enjoys giving back to the community whenever possible. She is the founder of The Lower Extremity Outreach (L.E.O.) Foundation established in 2017. The Foundation performed its first medical mission trip to Montego Bay, Jamaica in March 2019.
Dr. Bartlett continues to live in South Florida with her husband and daughter. When she’s not practicing or volunteering she enjoys going to the beach and cooking new cuisines.
• Multiple Schwannomas of the Lower Extremity: Journal of the American Medical Association.
Authors: Joseph Watson DPM, Rusheena Bartlett DPM, Jorge Hernandez DPM (June 2020).
• American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Scientific Literature Review: Soleus Muscle
Flap Application for Reconstruction of the Middle Third of the Leg, Reviewed By Rusheena
Bartlett, DPM. October 2019.