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Foot & Ankle Specialist

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Foot & Ankle | Podiatry | Surgery

eISSN: 19387636 | ISSN: 19386400 | Current volume: 17 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Bi-monthly

Foot & Ankle Specialist (FAS) is a bimonthly journal offering peer-reviewed clinical information for foot and ankle caregivers. Written and edited by podiatrists and orthopaedic surgeons, FAS offers the latest techniques and advancements in foot and ankle treatment through research reports and reviews, technical perspectives, case studies, and other evidence-based articles. FAS enables practitioners to address a broad range of disorders and provide their patients with the best current diagnosis and therapy.

Foot and Ankle Specialist is a must-read for foot and ankle specialists such as:

  • Podiatric Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Plastic Surgeons
  • Nerve Specialists
  • Wound Specialists
  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Podiatric Assistants
  • Physical Therapists
  • Topics covered in the journal include:
  • Ankle Instability & Arthritis
  • Sports Podiatry/Orthopaedics
  • Diabetic Foot & Wound Care
  • Heel Pain/Plantar Fasciitis/Heel Spurs
  • Dermatology/Skin Care
  • Surgeries and Infection

The content is divided into four sections: Practice, Research, Business, and Equipment.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).


Foot & Ankle Specialist (FAS) is a bimonthly journal offering peer-reviewed clinical information for foot and ankle caregivers. Written and edited by podiatrists and orthopaedic surgeons, FAS offers the latest techniques and advancements in foot and ankle treatment through research reports and reviews, technical perspectives, case studies, and other evidence-based articles. FAS enables practitioners to address a broad range of disorders and provide their patients with the best current diagnosis and therapy.

Co-Editors-in-Chief
John R. Clements, DPM Associate Professor Orthopedic Surgery, Carilion School of Medicine, Virginia Tech; Director of Podiatric Medical and Surgical Education, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, VA, USA
Christopher W. Reb, DO Malcom Randall Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, FL
Associate Editor
Sudheer Reddy, MD Shady Grove Orthopaedics, Adventist Health Care, USA
Editorial Board
Sergio Abello, MD Ortopedia y Traumatogia Clínica Shaio, Bogota, Colombia
Charles Andersen, MD, FACS, FAPWCA Chief of the Vascular/Endovascular Surgery Service and Medical Director of the Wound Care Clinic, Madigan Army Medical Center, USA
David G. Armstrong, DPM, PhD Southwester Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA), University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Wang Bibo, MD Shanghai Ruijin Hospital, Medicine School of Shanghai Jiaotong Univerity, China
Thomas J. Chang, DPM Redwood Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, USA
Emily A. Cook, DPM, MPH, CPH Clinical Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Director of Resident Training, Department of Surgery, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA, USA
Lawrence A. DiDomenico, DPM, FACFAS, FACFAOM, CWS Reconstructive Rearfoot & Ankle Surgical Fellowship
Ivica Ducic, Dr., MD, PhD Georgetown University Hospital, USA
Lawrence A. Ford, DPM Richmond Medical Center, Richmond, CA, USA
Lisa Gould, MD, PhD, FACS Wound Recovery and Hyperbaric Medicine Center, Kent Hospital, USA
Suzanne Hawson, PT, MPT, OCS University Foot and Ankle Institute, USA
Jensen Henry, M.D. Foot and Ankle Department, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
Christopher F. Hyer, DPM, FACFAS Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, USA
Christian Kinast, Dr.med. Orthopaedie Zentrum Arabellapark, Muenchen, Germany
Jonathan Labovitz, DPM, FACFAS Western University of Health Sciences
Tun Hing Lui, MBBS(HK) North District Hospital, Hong Kong, China
Xin Ma, MD, PhD Huashan Hospital Fudan University, China
Peter G. Mangone, MD Blue Ridge Bone & Joint Clinic, Asheville, NC, USA
Tristan Meusnier, MD Clinique Saint Charles, Lyon, France
Joseph T. O'Neil, MD Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, USA
Murray J. Penner, MD, FRCSC University of British Columbia, Canada
Mark A. Reiley Berkeley Orthopaedic MEdical Group, Inc., USA
Kevin B. Rosenbloom, C.Ped Foot In Motion, Inc., USA
Niten Singh, MD Chief, Endovascular Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, USA
Dishan Singh, MBChB, FRCS(Orth) Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, UK
David Soomekh, DPM University Foot and Ankle Institute, USA
Alan Yan, MD Assistant Professor in Orthopedic Surgery, Comprehensive Foot Ankle Center, Mercy Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Thomas Zgonis, DPM, FACFAS Department of Orthopaedics/Podiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center, USA
Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
Gregory C. Berlet Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Department of Orthopedics, The Ohio State University, USA
John M. Schuberth, DPM Foot and Ankle Surgery, Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
W. Bret Smith Director Foot and Ankle Institute, Mercy Orthopaedics, Durango, CO, USA
Lowell Weil, Jr., DPM, MBA CEO, Weil Foot and Ankle; Fellowship Director, Weil Foot and Ankle Institute, USA
Founding Editor
Gregory C. Berlet Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Department of Orthopedics, The Ohio State University, USA
Babak Baravarian, DPM, FACFAS Chief of Podiatry at Santa Monica UCLA and Orthopedic Hospital, USA
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