Atlanta Reconstructive Surgery and Limb Preservation Fellowship
Allen Raphael, DPM, FACFAS
Andrea Cass, DPM, FACFAS
Post Graduate Fellow:
2017-2018: Jose Gonzalez, DPM, AACFAS
Village Podiatry Centers - Smyrna
3200 Highlands Parkway #100
Smyrna, GA 30082
Fax: (770) 434-9010
Number of Positions:
Program Start and End Dates:
August 1 – July 31
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form
Publication in peer reviewed journals for work that will contribute to ongoing
projects, as well as those that will be decided upon based on the applicant and
director’s interests and capabilities. Resources will be made available through
Village Podiatry Centers.
Program Summary/Training Goals:
- This is a surgical
foot and ankle fellowship under the direction of Dr. Allen Raphael, with
an emphasis on diabetic limb salvage, charcot and other complex adult and
pediatric reconstruction. There is some exposure to trauma as well as
hospital based care.
- There will be call
requirements at Wellstar Cobb, St. Jospeph’s and Northside Hospital.
- Fellows must be
self-motivated and possess strong surgical skills. The fellow will learn
first-hand how to assess and treat a large variety of conditions ranging
from diabetic wound care to pediatric conditions.
- Research will be
required for publication in a peer reviewed journal at the direction of
the director. Resources will be available through Village Podiatry Centers
and through sponsorship from medical industry.
- The fellow will work with the director and Dr.