Florida Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Center Fellowship
James M. Cottom, DPM, FACFAS
Other Program Faculty
Carlos Diaz M.D.
Post Graduate Fellows
2017-2018: Steven Douthett, DPM, AACFAS
2016-2017: Britton Plemmons, DPM, AACFAS
2015-2016: Joseph Baker, DPM, AACFAS
2014-2015: Philip Richardson, DPM
Florida Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Center
2030 Bee Ridge Rd Suite B
Sarasota, FL 34239
Phone: (941) 924-8777
Fax: (941) 924-5888
Number of Positions
Program Start and End Dates
August 1 – July 31
Standard Fellowship Application Form
$50,000; benefits included
FL and Lakewood Ranch, FL
Three publishable papers; one poster ACFAS / AOFAS
Program Summary / Training Goals
- Fellow will be exposed to advanced surgical reconstruction including circular frames, TAR, trauma, arthroscopy and sports medicine.
- Emphasis on providing high-quality patient care while obtaining an idea of how to run a successful foot and ankle practice.
- Fellow is expected to present and publish manuscripts and one poster at annual ACFAS meeting.
Post Graduate Fellows- History
2013-2014: Jared Maker, DPM
2012-2013: Jacob Thompson, DPM, AACFAS
2011-2012: Ryan Rigby, DPM, FACFAS