Policy & Advocacy

Our Involvement in Critical Discussions Within the Field

Credentialing & Privileging Assistance

The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons stands unequivocally in support of the concept that any credentialing process for privileges in the specialty of foot and ankle surgery should be uniformly applied to all surgeons regardless of medical degree.


Scope of Practice

ACFAS is committed to supporting the rights of foot and ankle surgeons to practice within the full scope of their training, experience and competence.


Policy Position Statements

Find official ACFAS positions on COVID-19, ankle replacement, board certification, and more.


Health Policy Issues

ACFAS actively monitors federal legislation and regulation of interest to foot and ankle surgeons.


Expert Witness

ACFAS has adopted Standards for Expert Witness Testimony.