Honor Health - Oasis Foot & Ankle Center Surgical Fellowship
Eugene L. DelaCruz, DPM, FACFAS
Hammad Zafar, DPM, AACFAS
Richard Rand, III, DPM
William D. Fishco, DPM, FACFAS
Eric Novak, MD
Sammy A. Zakhary, MD
Sumit Dewanjee, MD
Rozbeh Torabi, MD
Tim Matatov, MD
Michael Hayman, MD
Justin Wong, MD
Michael Brewer, DPM, AACFAS
Alexander Garza, DPM, AACFAS
Recent Post Graduate
2019-2020: Yehia Elebrashi, DPM
2018-2019: Hammad Zafar, DPM, AACFAS
2017–2018: Alexander Garza, DPM, AACFAS
Oasis Foot and
19636 N 27th Ave
Phone: (602) 993-2700
Fax: (602) 993-2705
Start and End Dates:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form
Honor Health Deer
Valley, Honor Health John C Lincoln, Honor Health Thompson Peak, Honor Health
Osborn, Honor Health Shea and their affiliated ambulatory surgery centers
The fellow is required to produce at least one scientific poster to be
presented at the ACFAS Annual Scientific Meeting and one publishable article.
The fellowship program will assist the fellow to attend such meeting.
- The Honor Health - Oasis Foot
& Ankle Center Surgical Fellowship
brings together a broad background of trained experts in foot and ankle
care, including orthopaedic surgeons, vascular surgeons, plastic surgeons, and foot and ankle
one-year fellowship is focused on advanced foot and ankle surgical treatments
including state-of-the-art minimally
invasive/percutaneous/minimal incision foot procedures, foot and ankle trauma call, reconstruction, ringed and
delta fixator applications, diabetic limb salvage, autogenous skin grafting, ankle arthroscopy, as well as classic
flatfoot and cavus reconstruction.
- The program
director, Eugene DelaCruz, DPM, FACFAS, having more than 25 years of
institutional experience, will ensure that the fellowship provides the
highest level of professional knowledge and most advanced state of the art
fellowship will provide hands-on extensive clinical training for the treatment
and management of the complete foot and ankle problems including wound
care techniques, especially chronic foot ulcers and diabetic foot ulcers.
secondary emphasis of the fellowship is on advanced practice management
skills and resources including use of EMR, insurance coding, ICD-10, use
of proper CPT for surgical procedures, and keeping up with changing
practice policies including credentialing and contract negotiating.
- The fellow
will have minimum quarterly evaluation on academic surgical and patient
- The program provides
periodic cadaver and sawbones lab sessions to further enhance the fellow's
operative skills and technique.
- The program will allow the fellow to travel to any fellowship course that is approved by the fellowship director.