Midland Orthopedic Associates Foot and Ankle Surgical Fellowship

Program Director:
Jonathan L. Hook, DPM, FACFAS, MHA

Other Program Faculty:
Telly Psaradellis, MD
Nicolas Anderson, DPM, FACFAS
Frank Narcisi, DPM, AACFAS
Tomasz Budz, DPM, FACFAS
Dana Berns, DPM, AACFAS

Post Graduate Fellow:
First fellow starting in the 2022-23 fellowship year

Midland Orthopedics
2850 S Wabash, Suite 100
Chicago, IL  60616
Phone: (312) 842-4600
Fax: (312) 842-4690
Email:  jhookdpm.fellowship@gmail.com


Number of Positions:   

One year

Program Start and End Dates:
July 15 – July 14

Application Deadline:
October 15

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form


Position Locations:
Berwyn, IL, Chicago, IL, Hometown, IL, La Grange, IL, Oak Lawn, IL, Olympia Fields, IL

Research Requirements:   

  • The fellow is required to submit one manuscript submission toThe Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery (JFAS).
  • The fellow is required to submit one poster presentation to the ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference.
  • The fellow is required to submit one poster presentation to the Midwest Podiatry Conference.

Program Summary/Training Goals: 

  • This 12-month fellowship will provide a clinical and surgical experience focused on foot and ankle trauma and hindfoot and ankle reconstructive surgery.
  • The fellow will be exposed to a wide range of surgical cases including foot and ankle trauma and reconstruction, advanced external fixation techniques, Charcot reconstruction, complex limb salvage, sports medicine, and total ankle replacement.
  • The fellow will assist in the management of patients admitted to the foot and ankle service and participate in rounds.
  • The fellow will be involved with research and will attain a knowledge of practice management.
  • The goal of the fellowship is to further enhance the fellow’s experience and training with complex foot and ankle surgery.