Foot and Ankle Specialists of the MidAtlantic Fellowship, Roanoke VA

Program Director:                             
Charles M. Zelen, DPM, FACFAS

Other Program Faculty:                      
Nathan Young, DPM, FACFAS
Ivan Rubiano, DPM, FACFAS
Boyd Jensen, DPM, AACFAS

Post Graduate Fellows:
2024-2025: Alexander Gilroy, DPM
2023-2024: Kunal Bhan, DPM, AACFAS and Joseph Cote, DPM, AACFAS
2022-2023: Robert Boguski, DPM, AACFAS and Blake Savage, DPM, MPH, AACFAS

Foot and Ankle Specialists of the MidAtlantic, Roanoke VA 
222 Walnut Ave
Roanoke, VA  24018
Phone: (540) 797-2726
Fax: (540) 769-6380


Number of Positions:

One year

Program Start and End Dates:            
July 15– July 18

Application Deadline:                         
September 1

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form

$50,000; benefits provided

Position Locations:                             
Roanoke, VA and Salem, VA

Research Requirements:                   
At least one paper for submission and at least one poster for ACFAS and one for AOFAS are required.

Program Summary/Training Goals:  

  • Our goal is to provide the fellow with the highest quality of surgical training. We provide a mixture of forefoot, midfoot, sports medicine, rearfoot and ankle surgery.
  • In addition, charcot limb salvage and total ankle replacement is also taught.
  • We have a full functioning cadaver lab available to the fellow and ample opportunity for clinical research.
  • We strive to include the fellow in clinic so he/she can see the post-operative patients regularly.
  • We encourage participation in research as well, and expect the fellow to produce at least one paper and a poster for ACFAS and AOFAS.

Post Graduate Fellows History:
2021-2022: Scott Hudzinski, DPM, AACFAS, and Logan Shannon, DPM, AACFAS
2020-2021: Josh Adams, DPM, AACFAS and Gary Driver, DPM, AACFAS
2019-2020: Benjamin Savasky, DPM and Robert Schergen, DPM, AACFAS
2018-2019: Zachary Rasor, DPM, FACFAS and Evangelos Kyprios, DPM, AACFAS
2017-2018: Jason Burkle, DPM, FACFAS and Tyler Wishau, DPM, AACFAS
2016-2017: Ivan Rubiano, DPM, FACFAS and Boyd Jensen, DPM, AACFAS
2015-2016: Jackson Crough, DPM and Eric Kuhlman, DPM
2014-2015: Adam Lang, DPM
2013-2014: Jordan Tacktill, DPM