Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center Fellowship

Program Director:                               
Christopher F. Hyer, DPM, MS, FACFAS

Other Faculty:                                        
Terrence M. Philbin, DO
Patrick Bull, DO
Mark Prissel, DPM, FACFAS
Gregory Berlet, MD

Post Graduate Fellows:
2019-2020: Calvin J. Rushing, DPM, and Bryon McKenna, DPM
2018–2019: Travis Langan, DPM, AACFAS
2017–2018: Roberto Brandao, DPM, AACFAS

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Center
350 W. Wilson Bridge Rd, Ste. 200
Worthington, OH 43085
Phone: (614) 895-8747
(614) 895-8810
Email: BishR1@orthofootankle.com


One year

Program Start and End Dates:
August 1 to July 31

Application Deadline:
September 1

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form

Number/Type of Positions:
Two positions for DPM candidate available for 2019-2020

$58,000 per year; benefits provided

Position Locations:
OFAC, OhioHealth Dublin, Polaris Surgery Center, OhioHealth Grant Medical Center

Research Requirements:
Monthly research committee meetings. Fellow expected to participate in and generate multiple scholarly research projects and present work at the ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference and AOFAS summer meeting.

Program Summary/Training Goals:

  • One position for a 12-month reconstructive surgical fellowship running from August 1 to July 31. Candidates must have completed three years of surgical residency training.
  • Fellow is exposed to advanced techniques in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery and reconstruction, including circular frames, TAR and allograft talar replacement. Additional training emphasis on clinical decision making, research/publication and practice management.
  • This is a high-volume fellowship with high expectations. Fellows are trained in a multidisciplinary foot and ankle practice.
  • Additional application materials and information are available online at orthofootankle.com.

Post Graduate Fellows History:
2016–2017: David Larson, DPM, AACFAS, and Jeffrey Weber, DPM, AACFAS
2015–2016: Corey Fidler, DPM, AACFAS
2014–2015: Mark Prissel, DPM, FACFAS
2013–2014: Kyle Peterson, DPM, AACFAS

Educational Opportunities