Rocky Mountain Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship

Program Director:

Other Program Faculty:
Keith Jacobson, DPM, FACFAS
David Hahn, MD
Brett Sachs, DPM, FACFAS

Post Graduate Fellow:
2024-2025: Emma Kayal, DPM
2023-2024: Thomas Arena, DPM, AACFAS
2022-2023: Kevin Nguyen, DPM, AACFAS

Rocky Mountain Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship at Advanced Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialists
A Division of Orthopedic Centers of Colorado and Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center/HCA.
8101 E Lowry Blvd #230
Denver, CO  80230
Phone: (303) 344-9090
Fax: (303) 334-1922

Program Information:
Program Video
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Number of Positions:
One reconstructive fellow

One year

Program Start and End Dates:
August 1 - July 31

Application Deadline:
May 31

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Application Form


Position Locations:
Occ Inverness Surgery Center; Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center; Parker Adventist Hospital; Skyridge Medical Center; Lincoln Surgery Center; Mile High Surgery Center 

Research Requirements:
One published student, one case study, presentation of manuscript at the ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference

Program Summary/Training Goals:

  • To advance foot and surgical training of the surgical fellow focusing on reconstructive and revision surgery.
  • To advance the knowledge of the fellow and to elevate the fellow’s surgical skills and surgical thought process.
  • The fellow will manage his/her own patients pre- and post-operatively and will at times function as a practicing foot and ankle surgeon.
  • The fellow will be responsible for research and education. Responsibilities will include teaching residents and attending educational meetings with the Highlands/Presbyterian St. Lukes residency program.
Post Graduate Fellows History
2021-2022: Tyler Tewilliager, DPM, AACFAS
2020-2021: Jessica Andrews, DPM, AACFAS