NorCal Ortho Associates Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship

Program Director:                             

Other Program Faculty:    
Ron James, MD
Harold Jackson, MD

Post Graduate Fellow:
This program will start in the 2025-2026 fellowship year

Northern California Orthopaedic Associates
Sacramento Location
75 Scripps Drive
Sacramento, CA  95825

Elk Grove Location
7807 Laguna Blvd. Suite 480
Elk Grove, CA 95758

Phone: (916) 512-6262
Fax: (916) 512-6262


Number of Positions:        

One year

Program Start and End Dates:           
July 1 – June 30

Application Deadline:                         
December 1

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form


Position Locations:                            
Clinical setting. Mercy General Hospital, Methodist Hospital and Sutter Medical Center

Research Requirements:    
The fellow will participate in lower extremity research studies and will be expected to produce one publication and quality research projects during the fellowship year.

Program Summary/Training Goals: 

  • The fellow will be exposed to comprehensive forefoot, rearfoot and ankle reconstructive surgery, charcot reconstruction, external fixation frames, delta frames, total ankle replacement and minimally invasive surgery techniques.
  • The fellow will be able to see their own patients in the clinical setting and learn about billing/coding.
  • The fellow will be responsible for hospital consults and rounding.
  • The fellow will train and assist the SF-DVA podiatry residents.  
  • The fellow will participate in cadaver labs.
  • The fellow will be presenting lectures are local society meetings and possibly at IFAF annual meetings to educate the community and to network.