Newport Advanced Foot & Ankle Surgery Fellowship

Program Director:
D. Jeffrey Haupt, DPM, FACFAS

Other Program Faculty:
Devon Glazer, DPM, FACFAS
Ken Nguyen, DPM
Eric Naasz, DPM
Tom Rambacher, DPM, FACFAS
Victor Cachia, DPM
Kevin Ho, DPM
David Petersen, DPM
Parkson Lin, DPM
Philip Shupe, DPM, FACFAS
Gennady Kolodenker, DPM
Jacob Jones, DPM, FACFAS

Recent Post Graduate Fellows:
2024-2025: Michelle Yoakim, DPM
2023-2024: Lex Barte, DPM
2022-2023: No Fellow

Newport Foot & Ankle Center
400 Newport Center Drive, Suite 706
Newport Beach, CA  92660
Phone: (949) 706-3838
Fax: (949) 706-7850

Number of Positions:

One year

Program Start and End Dates:
August 1- July 31

Application Deadline:
December 15

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form


Position Location:
Newport Beach, CA

Research Requirements:
Minimum one publishable paper submitted to peer reviewed journal, on poster submission at ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference

Program Summary/Training Goals:
This is a one year foot and ankle fellowship position offering a wide range of reconstructive surgical cases.

  • The fellow will be involved in surgical cases for forefoot, midfoot, rearfoot and ankle reconstruction. There will be exposure to ankle fusion/replacement, Charcot reconstruction and Ilizarov external fixation techniques.
  • The fellow will participate in research and is expected to produce one publishable research paper and one poster submission at the ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference.

Post Graduate Fellows History:
2021-2022: Matt Cikra, DPM, AACFAS
2020-2021: Kyle Hehe, DPM
2019-2020: Wesley Leong, DPM
2018-2019: Raquel Sugino, DPM, MS, FACFAS
2018-2018: Michael Lam, DPM
2016-2017: Joseph A. Stuto, DPM, AACFAS
2015-2016: Samuel Meyers, DPM