Stephen L Barrett, DPM is no longer affiliated with Barrett Foot and Ankle Centers
 

US Neuropathy Centers Affiliate

STEPHEN L. BARRETT, DPM, MBA, FACFAS

Adjunct Professor,
Midwestern University College of Health Sciences
Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program


CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Private Pilot, FAA Lic #: 3426458 Current
  • Named Natinoal "Top Podiatrist" in 2009 by the Consumer's Research Council of America
  • Named National "Top Podiatrist" in 2007 by the Consumer's Research Council of America
  • Named National "Top Podiatrist" in 2006 by the Consumer's Research Council of America
  • Board Certified in Foot and Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Orhopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
  • Board Certified in Wound Management by the American Academy of Wound Management
  • Adjunct Professor, Midwestern Univeristy College of Health Sciences; Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program; Glendale, AZ
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Associate Member, American Society for Peripheral Nerve
  • Founding Member, Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons
  • Member, American INstitute for Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Contributing Editor, Podiatry Today
  • Board of Editorial Advisors, Podiatry Today
  • Developer/Inventor, Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy Technique, United States Patent # 5269290.  Technique described in Campbell's Operative Orthopedics, Ninth Edition: Volume 2: 1917-1919, Mosby, 1998.
  • Director of Surgical Training & Education for The Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery; Baltimore, MD 2001-2004
  • Director and Instructor of Endoscopic Surgical Technique Courses (Instruction rated good/excellent by 99% of 720 surgeons)
  • Contributing Editor for the Journal of the American Podiatric Assoiation, Specialty - Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Peer Reviewer for American Family Physician

LICENSURE

  • Nevada State Board of Podiatry, # 0903
  • Texas State Board of Podiatry Examiners, # 924
  • Georgia State Board of Podiatry Examiners, # 822
  • Arizona State Board of Podiatry Examiners, # 557
  • California Board of MEdical Quality Assurance, # E-3366 (Inactive)
  • Illinois Department of Registration & Education, # 016-003829 (Inactive)

EDUCATION

POST-DOCTORAL: Texas Tech Univeristy, Lubbock, TX
Masters of Business Administration
8/2003-7/2005
RESIDENCY: Medical Arts/Danforth Hospital
Houston, TX
Podiatric Surgical Residency
7/1/85-6/30/86
DOCTORAL: William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
Chicago, IL
D.P.M Cum Laude
9/81-5/85
UNDERGRADUATE: University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
B.S Cum Laude Psychology/Pre-Medicine
9/76-6/80


PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • Houston Podiatric Foundation Attending Physician of the Year 1997-98
  • Who’s Who Among Outstanding Americans, 1995-96
  • Who’s Who Of American Inventors, 1994-95
  • Honors Program/Pre-Medicine, University of Utah
  • Dean’s List, 1981-82, 1982-83, 1983-84
  • Alumni Association/Brachmen Scholarship, 1984
  • Durlacher National Podiatric Honor Society
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine-Cum Laud

VISITING PROFESSORSHIPS

  • Hospital Quiron, Barcelona, Spain, September 13th-15th, 2010
  • II International Congress of Mini-Invasive Foot and Ankle Surgery, Murcia, Spain, April 23rd-25th, 2009
  • Bordeaux, France GRECMIP 2008 Advanced Minimal Invasive Surgery/Endoscopy Course Clinique du Sport de Bordeaux-Merignac  September 24th, 2008 Programme Cours Avance Chirgurgie Mini-Invasive du Pied & de la Cheville
  • University of Bordeaux, France Cours de Chirurgie Mini-Invasive du Pied et de la Cheville, GRECMIP  September 25th-26th, 2008
  • Universitat Internacional de Catalunya/Capio Hospital General de Catalunya, Terrassa, Spain  October 18th, 2006.  Trained 10 elite orthopedic Spanish foot and ankle surgeons in foot endoscopy techniques.
  • Capio Hospital General de Catalunya, Terrassa.  Barcelona, Spain.  Servicio de Cirugia Orthopedica y Traumatologia Unidad de Cirugia del Pie y Ortopedia Infantil Unidad de Cirugia de la mano y microcirugia.  "Cirugia Endoscopia del Pie y de la Mano y Neuropatia Diabetica."  October 17th-21st, 2005.  Presented 5 lectures and performed 11 surgeries.  Performed the first lower extremity peripheral nerve decompression for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in the country of Spain.  The surgery was observed via closed circuit television by 74 Spanish surgeons, neurologists, and endocrinologists.
  • Univeristy of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, and the Hospital General de Catalunya.  May 23rd-27th, 2005.  Orthopedic and Traumatology Departments.  Conducted anatomic dissection cadaveric workshop in Endoscopy of the Foot, performed 10 endoscopic surgeries, and presented at the General Academic Meeting 3 topics: Endoscopic Decompression of Morton's Entrapment, Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy, and Nerve Decompression of Diabetic Neuropahty.

VISITING FELLOWSHIPS

  • Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Thomas Jefferson University/Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA.  June 14th-16th, 2005


POST-DOCTORAL SURGICAL TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION


“Microvascular Surgery Skills Training Course”

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

October 19th-23rd, 2009

 

“Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Surgery Advanced Workshop”

Union Memorial Hospital

Baltimore, MD

April 4-6, 2001

 

“International Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Exchange”

Foot Medical Hospital

Rome, Italy

May 20-26, 1998

 

“Holmium Laser Training Course Hospital Center of Orange”

Newark, NJ

March 19,1997

 

“Flashlamp Pulsed Dye Laser”

Houston, TX

June 24, 1995

 

“The Complete Ankle Arthroscopy Seminar”

Columbus, OH

November 6-7, 1993

 

Microsurgery

Baylor College of Medicine Department of Plastic Surgery

Houston, TX

October 1988-January 198

 

“Ankle Arthroscopy”

Houston, TX

March 19-20, 1987

 

“CO2 Laser Surgery”

Doctor’s Hospital

Houston, TX

April 24, 1986

 

“Injectable Collagen Implant”

Houston, TX

February 4, 1986

 

 

SCIENTIFIC BIBLIOGRAPHY


TEXTBOOKS:

  1. Barrett, S. L., “Heel Pain:  Healing the Heel”  Authorhouse, Bloomington, IN, 2009.
  2. Seiler, D., Barrett, S., Dellon, A.L., Guide to Neurosensory Interpretation, Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery, 2002
  3. Barrett, S.L. Editor “The Foot—Biomechanics, Pathomechanics, and      Kinetics” P. Ronconi, S. Ronconi Jan. 2006, Timeo Publisher, Bolognia, Italy


ARTICLES:

  1. Barrett, S.L, Vella, J.M., Dellon, A.L., “Should Podiatric Surgeons Cease Using Monopolar Cautery?” Podiatry Today, Issue 9, Vol. 23, Sept. 2010
  2. Barrett, S.L., Vella, J.M., Dellon, A.L., “Historical Development of Bipolar Coagulation.” Microsurgery, Sept. 2010
  3. Barrett, S.L., Maxka, J., Mieras, J.N., Cooper, K., “Reducing the Pain of Local 1% Lidocaine Infiltration with a Preceding Bacteriostatic Saline Injection:  A Double Blind Prospective Trial.” In Press, JAMPA, 2010
  4. Barrett, S., Whiting, T., “What Role Does Equinus Play in Heel Pain” PodiatryToday, Issue 11, Nov. 2008
  5. Carl, T., Barrett, S.,  Computerized Analysis of Plantar Pressure Variation in   Different Shoe Gear”, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association 98(5):374-378, September/October 2008
  6. Barrett, S., Reese, M., Buitrago, M., Tassone, J., The Use of Low Energy Radial Shockwave in the Treatment of Entrapment Neuropathy and Amputation Neuromas of the Medical Calcaneal Nerve” Foot and Ankle Specialist, August 2008.
  7. Barrett, S.L., “How to Maximize Outcomes in Tarsal Tunnel Surgery”, Podiatry Today, Vol. 20, Issue 11, 2007.
  8. Barrett, S.L., Dellon, A.L., Rosson, G.D., Walters, L., “Superficial Peroneal Nerve (Superficial Fibularis Nerve):  The Clinical Implications of Anatomic Variability.” Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, May/June, 2006.  Vol. 45, #3.  p 174-176.
  9. Barrett, S.L., Walsh, A., “Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve Entrapment—A Retrospective Study”- Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association .  Jan/Feb, 2006.  Vol 96, #1, p.19-23
  10. Barrett, S.L., “A Guide to Neurogenic Etiologies of Heel Pain.” Podiatry Today, p.36-44, November, 2005.
  11. Carl, T., Barrett, S.L, “Cadaveric assessment of the gastrocnemius aponeurosis to assist in the pre-operative planning for two-portal endoscopic gastrocnemius recession (EGR)” The Foot, Vol. 15, 137-140, 2005
  12. Barrett, S.L, “Peripheral Nerve Decompression in Patients with Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy” M.D. News Vol. 5, #7, September, 2005
  13. Kincaid, B., Barrett, S.L, “Use of High-Resolution Ultrasound in Evaluation of the Forefoot to Differentiate Forefoot Nerve Entrapments” Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, September/October, 2005  (95) #5 429-432.
  14. Barrett, S.L, Jarvis, J. “Equinus Deformity as a Factor in Forefoot Nerve Entrapment:  Treatment with Endoscopic Gastrocnemius Recession” Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, September/October 2005, (95) #5 464-468.
  15. Larson, E., Barrett, S.L, Battison, B., Maloney, C., and Dellon, A., “Accurate Nomenclature for Forefoot Nerve Entrapment—A historical Perspective”, #3, p. 298-306. 2005
  16. Dellon, A.L., Barrett, S.L., “Sinus Tarsi Denervation—Clinical Results.” Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, March/April, 2005 (95) #2 108-113.
  17. Barrett, S.L., “Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”, Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy, 3rd Edition, Ed. Guhl, Parisien, Boynton. New York, Inc: Springer-Verlag , 2004, pp 235-240.
  18. Barrett, S.L., Erredge, S. E., “Growth Factors for Chronic Plantar Fasciitis.” Podiatry Today:  37-42, November, 2004.
  19. Barrett, S.L., “A New Approach to Using Growth Factors in Wound Healing,” Podiatry Today; 44-50, Oct. 2003
  20. Barrett, S.L., “Expert Insights on Peripheral Nerve Surgery for Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome,” Podiatry Today: 26-29, September 2003
  21. Ducic, I., Maloney, Jr.,C.J., Barrett, S.L., Dellon, A.L., “Perioperative Epidural Blockade in the Management of Post-Traumatic Complex Pain Syndrome of the Lower Extremity,” Orthopedics, Vol. 26 #6; 641-643, June 2003
  22. Barrett, S.L., “Restoring Sensation in Diabetic Patients”, PodiatryToday; September 2002
  23. Barrett, S.L., “A Closer look at Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”, Podiatry Today;  May 2002
  24. Barrett, S.L., “Your Feet”, eDoc Publish Inc., ISBN 0-9676582-0-9, 1999
  25. Barrett, S.L., O’Malley, R. “Plantar Fasciitis and other causes of heel pain. American Family Physician”, 59(8): 2200-2206, 1999
  26. Barrett, S.L., Plantar Fasciotomy. “Endoscopic Plastic Surgery” Springer-Verlag, New York, Inc. 1996
  27. Barrett, S.L.,” Endoscopic plantar Fasciotomy” Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Vol. II, #3, July 1994.
  28. Barrett, S.L., Day, S.V.,” Endoscopic Heel Anatomy: Analysis of 200 fresh frozen specimens” J. Foot Ankle Surg. 34:51-56, 1995.
  29. Barrett, S.L., Day, S.V. et al, “Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy: A Multi-surgeon prospective analysis of 652 cases” J. Foot Ankle Surg. 34:400-406, 1995
  30. Barrett, S.L., Pignetti, T.T., “Endoscopic Decompression for Intermetatarsal Nerve: Preliminary Study with Cadaveric Specimens: Early Clinical Results” J. Foot Surg. 33:503-508, 1994
  31. Barrett, S.L., Day, S.V., “Endoscopic plantar fasciotomy; two portal Endoscopic surgical technique—clinical results of 65 procedures”, J. Foot Ankle Surg. 32:248-256, 1993
  32. Barrett, S.L., Day, S.V., “Endoscopic plantar fasciotomy for chronic plantar Fasciitis/heel spur syndrome: surgical technique—early clinical results”, J. Foot Surg. 30:568-570, 1991
  33. Barrett, S.L., Day, S.V., “Endoscopic plantar fasciotomy: preliminary studies with Cadaveric specimens”, J. Foot Surg. 30:170-172, 1991
  34. Fleetwood, J.R., Barrett, S.L., Day, S.V., “Skin Flaps-The Burrow Advancement   Flap for Closure of Plantar Defects”, J. American Podiatric Medical Assoc., 77:246-249, 1987.

 

POSTER PRESENTATIONS:

  1. Barrett, S., Rabat, E., Buitrago, M., Rascon, V., Patient Related Results from 193 Endoscopic Decompressions for Morton's Syndrome-Multisurgeon Study th EFAS Congress, Geneva, Switzerland 2-4 September, 2010
  2. Barrett, S., Maxka, J., Mieras, J., Cooper, K. “Reducing the Pain of Local 1% Lidocaine Infiltration with a Preceding Bacteriostatic Saline Injection: a Double-Blind Prospective Trial” 2008 Midwestern University Student Research Day
  3. Barrett, S., Singleton, T., Mieras, J. “Contralateral Peak Plantar Pressures with a Post-Op Boot: A Preliminary Study”  2008 ACFAS National Conference, Long Beach,
  4. Carl, T.,  Bowen, J., Tassone, J., and Barrett, S.L.  “Presentation of Charcot Marie Tooth in a Podiatric Practice:  A Case Study.” 2006 Midwestern University Student Research Day, Glendale, AZ
  5. Carl, T., Barrett, S.L., “Computerized Analysis of Plantar Pressure Variation in Different Shoe Gear” 2005 Midwestern University Student Research Day
  6. Carl, T., Barrett, S.L., “Computerized Analysis of Plantar Pressure Variation in Different Shoe Gear” 2006 ACFAS National Conference, Las Vegas, NV

EDUCATIONAL INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO/DVD PRODUCTIONS:

  1. Barrett, S.L., “Clinical Local Anesthesia” Midwestern University College of Health   Sciences, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program.  2005  48 Minutes

  2. Chapters:
"Introduction"
  1.  Infiltrative Skin Block
  2. Digital Block
  3. Hallux Block
  4. Mayo Block
  5. Lesser Metatarsal Block
  6. Deep Peroneal Block
  7. Superficial Peroneal Block
  8. Sural Nerve Block
  9. Combined Posterior Tibial/Sural Nerve Block
  10. Ankle Block
  11. Improve your Technique & Summary

2.  Barrett, S.L., ”The Bunion” 2nd Edition, Midwestern University College of Health     Sciences, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program.  2006  Two DVD Set.  DVD One 1hr. 17 Minutes  DVD Two 1 hr. 20 Minutes This is an updated version of the 2005 version with increased focus on intraoperative anesthesia, monitoring, and airway management.

 

DVD One Chapters:

  1. Pre-Op Consult
  2. Surgical Procedure
  3. Post-Op Consult

DVD Two Chapters:

  1. Physical Examination
  2. Surgical Instrumentation
  3. Cautery
  4. Anesthesia Procedures
  5. Patient Postitioning
  6. Tourniquet

3.  Barrett, S.L., “Basic Surgical Instrumentation Handling & Suturing  Technique” Midwestern University College of Health Sciences, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program, 2006.  37 Minutes

Chapters:

  1. Maloney, CT., Barrett, S.L., “Local Skin Flaps Demo” Midwestern   University College of Health Sciences, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program, 2006.  34 Minutes
  2. Maloney, CT., Barrett, S.L., “Podiatric Plastic Surgery” Midwestern University College of Health Sciences, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program, 2006.
  3. Barrett, S.L., “Grapefruit Demo” Midwestern University College of Health Sciences, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program, 2006. 2 Minutes (This silent demonstration of a sectioning of a grapefruit illustrates surgical tissue planes and their differences and required dissection techniques)
  4. Barrett, S.L., “Deep Peroneal Nerve Block, Posterior Tibial Nerve Block with Combined Sural Nerve Block” Midwestern University College of Health Sciences, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program, 2005.

 

LECTURES & PRESENTATIONS:

 

“Foot and Ankle Endoscopy:  EGR, EPF, and EDIN”, Spectromed, Graz, Austria, Sept. 7th, 2010

 

“Endoscopic Tarsal Tunnel Decompression.”  8th EFAS (European Foot and Ankle Society) Congress, Geneva, Switzerland, Sept. 3rd, 2010

 

“Constructing a New Paradigm for Heel Pain via the Staging and Grading of Plantar Fasciopathy” 13th International Congress of the International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment, Chicago, IL June 24th, 2010

 

“Peripheral Nerve Injury and Physiology” Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons Annual Meeting Advanced Cadaveric Workshop, Fort Worth, Texas September 23rd, 2009

 

“Decompression for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy.” Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeon Annual Meeting Advanced Cadaveric Workshop, Fort Worth, Texas September 23rd, 2009

 

“Endoscopic Decompression for Morton’s Entrapment.” Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeon Annual Meeting Advanced Cadaveric Workshop, Fort Worth, Texas September 23rd, 2009

 

“Endoscopic Gastrocnemius for the Management of Forefoot Nerve Entrapment.” Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons Annual Meeting Advanced Cadaveric Workshop, Fort Worth, Texas September 23rd, 2009

 

“Endoscopic Tarsal Tunnel Decompression” Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons Annual Meeting, Fort Worth, Texas September 25th, 2009

 

“Point-Counter Point:  Diabetic Neuropathy Surgery versus Medical Care.”  Barrett, S.L., Jacobs, A.  93rd Annual APMA Region IV Mid-Eastern CME Summer Seminar, June 4th, 2009

 

“Point-Counter Point:  Heel Pain:  Surgery versus Medical Care.” Barrett, S.L., Boberg, J.S. 93rd Annual APMA Region IV Mid-Eastern CME Summer Seminar, June 4th, 2009

 

“Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Surgery”  Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA March 19th, 2009.

 

"Endoscopic Gastrocnemius Recession (EGR), Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy (EPF), Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve (EDIN), and Subtalar Arthroeisis”  Podiatry Institute, Atlanta, Georgia   January 21, 2009

 

Chairman, Free Papers:  Arthroscopy II International Congress of Mini-Invasive Foot and Ankle Surgery, Murcia, Spain April 24th, 2009

 

LIVE SURGERY:  Endoscopic Decompression of Morton’s Entrapment. II International Congress of Mini-Invasive Foot and Ankle Surgery, Murcia, Spain April 24th, 2009

 

“Plantar Fasciitis” II International Congress of Mini-Invasive Foot and Ankle Surgery, Murcia, Spain April 25th, 2009

 

“Endoscopic Treatment of Plantar Fasciitis”

Advanced Course GRECMIP, National Annual Meeting Clinique du Sport de Bordeaux-Merignac, France

September 24th, 2008.

 

“Endoscopic Decompression of Morton’s Entrapment”

University of Bordeaux GRECMIP National Annual Meeting

September 25th, 2008

 

“Treatment of Gastrocnemius Equinus via Endoscopy”

University of Bordeaux GRECMIP National Annual Meeting

September 26th, 2008

 

“The Use of Autologous Platelet Concentrate in Podiatric Surgery—Heel Pain.”  Oregon Podiatric Medical Association Spring Meeting

Bend, Oregon

March 28th, 2008.

 

“How does being a Pilot and MBA Help Podiatric Practice Management?”  American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management National Meeting,

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Nov. 9th, 2007

 

“Soaring to Improved Diagnosis and Patient Outcomes.”

American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management National Meeting

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Nov. 10th, 2007

 

“The Use of OrthAdapt for Improvement of Podiatric Surgical Outcomes” Pegasus Biologics Orthopedic Surgeons Advisory Board Meeting

Key Largo, FL

Jan. 27th, 2007

 

“Peripheral Nerve Surgical Decompression for Diabetic and Non Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Thunderbird Hospital, Wound Care Meeting

Glendale, AZ

11/2/2006

 

“Restoration of Sensation in the Diabetic Foot—Does It Work?”

The Western Podiatric Medical Congress

Anaheim, California

June,16th, 2006

 

“Tarsal Tunnel and Other Nerve Releases:  What’s Important”

The Western Podiatric Medical Congress

Anaheim, California

June,16th, 2006

 

“Endoscopic Nerve Decompression and Tarsal Tunnel Surgery Cadaveric Workshop”,

The Western Podiatric Medical Congress

Anaheim, California

June,16th, 2006

 

“EDIN” Surgical Theatre Presentation

The Western Podiatric Medical Congress

Anaheim, California

June,17th, 2006

 

“Tarsal Tunnel” Surgical Theatre Presentation

The Western Podiatric Medical Congress

Anaheim, California

June,17th, 2006

 

“The Use of Autologous Platelet Concentrate in Musculoskeletal Conditions”

2006 Oregon Podiatric Medical Association, Spring Meeting

Welches, Oregon

April 21st, 2006.

 

“Restoration of Sensation, Reduction of Neuropathic Pain, in Patients with Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy”

2006 Oregon Podiatric Medical Association, Spring Meeting

Welches, Oregon

April 21st, 2006.

 

“Endoscopic Gastroc Recession (EGR), Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve”

Cadaveric Workshop, Midwestern University

Glendale, AZ

December 10th, 2005.

 

“Scientific Chairman, and Moderator:  2005 Annual Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery”

Fellowship Group Annual Meeting

Lake Las Vegas, Nevada

October 8th-9th, 2005.

 

“New Hope for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy”

Texas Tech University Medical School, Division of Family Practice and Internal Medicine Residency Program

July 14th, 2005

 

“Endoscopic Gastroc Recession (EGR), Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve”

Cadaveric Workshop

Chicago, IL

June 25th, 2005

 

“Endoscopic Gastroc Recession (EGR), Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve”

Cadaveric Workshop, Utah Podiatric Medical Association, 2005 Spring Meeting St. George, UT.

April 16th, 2005

 

“Morton’s Entrapment:  Decompression, Excision, Sclerosing, or Cryoablation.” Utah Podiatric Medical Association, 2005 Spring Meeting

St. George, UT.

April 16th, 2005

 

“Updates in the Treatment of Heel Pain”

Utah Podiatric Medical Association2005 Spring Meeting

St. George, UT.

April 15th, 2005

 

“Endoscopic Gastroc Recession”

Utah Podiatric Medical Association, 2005 Spring Meeting

St. George, UT.

April 15th, 2005

 

“Plantar Fasciorraphy:  The New Treatment”

Utah Podiatric Medical Association, 2005 Spring Meeting

St. George, UT.

April 14th, 2005

 

“Growth Factor Workshop”

Utah Podiatric Medical Association, 2005 Spring Meeting

St. George, UT.

April 14th, 2005

 

“EDIN-2: Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve—Didactic and Cadaveric Workshop”

State University of New York—Buffalo, Medical School.

April, 11th, 2005.

 

“Resultant Complex Forefoot Pathology in a Post-operative Case:  Diagnosis, Treatment Planning, and Prognosis.”

Grand Rounds, Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program, Midwestern University, College of Health Sciences

March 23rd, 2005.

 

“Endoscopic Gastroc Recession”

Southwestern Foot and Ankle Symposium

Mesa, AZ

March 19th, 2005.

 

“Plantar Fasciorraphy and the Use of Growth Factors in the Treatment of Heel Pain.”

Southwestern Foot and Ankle Symposium

Mesa, AZ

March 19th, 2005.

 

“The Musculoskeletal Uses of Autologous Platelet Concentrate in Podiatric Medicine”

Midwestern University, College of Health Sciences.  Cardiovascular Sciences General Curriculum Lecture—Visiting Professor

March 15th, 2005

 

“Using Platelet Gel for Chronic Non Healing Wounds and Plantar Fasciitis”

The AMSECT(American Society Extracorporeal Technology)  43rd International Conference

New Orleans, LA

March 4th, 2005

 

“Numb Toes and Other Woes: New Hope for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy”  Glendale Public Library—Foothills Branch

Glendale, AZ  Community Public Health Lecture Series

Feb. 22nd, 2005

 

“Endoscopic Gastroc Recession (EGR), Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve”

Cadaveric Workshop, Midwestern University

Feb. 12th, 2005

 

“Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound”

Good Morning Arizona, live news telecast.  Channel 3 KTRV

Feb. 2nd, 2005

 

“The Role of Peripheral Nerve Decompression/Neurolysis in the Treatment of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy”

Intercollegiate Seminar Series, Midwestern University

Jan. 14th,2005

 

“Endoscopic Gastroc Recession (EGR)Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve, and Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Oregon Podiatric Medical Association Fall Meeting

November 7th, 2004

 

“Live Interactive Web Cast: “ Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy/Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve”

Kuwait Orthopedic Society, Kuwait City, the Al-Razi Hospital.

December 8th, 2004


“Consideration of Equinus in Forefoot Nerve Entrapments”

2nd Annual Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery Fellowship Group

Lake Las Vegas, Nevada

September 30th, 2004

 

“New Hope for Diabetic Neuropathy”

Fox News-

Houston, TX

March 31st , 2004

 

“New Hope for Diabetic Neuropathy”

The Palladium for Surgery, Houston, TX,

March 29th, 2004

 

“Heel Pain: EPF Procedures”

Midwest Podiatry Conference

Chicago, IL

March 26th, 2004


“Enhanced Surgical Outcomes with Autologous Platelet Graft Technology”

Midwest Podiatry Conference

Chicago, IL

March 26, 2004

 

“Neuropathy: Specific Decompression Procedures and Their Results”,”Treatment of Recurrent Neuromas”

Midwest Podiatry Conference

Chicago, IL

March 25, 2004

 

“Surgical Treatment of Diabetic Neuropathy”

3rd Annual M. Snyder Foot and Ankle Symposium

Tucson, AZ

March 20, 2004

 

“Update to Peripheral Nerve Surgery/Use of Autologous Platelet Concentrate in Podiatric Surgery”

North Central Academy of Podiatric Medicine,19th Annual No Nonsense Seminar

Independence, OH

March 13, 2004

 

“MEHPS and Emerging Technologies in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Heel Pain”

Texas Podiatric Medical Association-Dallas County, Winter Conference

Dallas, TX

January 31- February 1, 2004

 

“EDIN-2 Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatrsal Neuroma

Second Generation”, "Decompression of Nerves for Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathy”

Texas Podiatric Medical Association Spring Meeting

The Woodlands, TX

May 2nd, 2003

 

“Restoring Sensation in Diabetic Patients”

18th Annual No-Nonsense Seminar

Independence, OH

March 7, 2003

 

“Denervation of the Sinus Tarsi”

American Society for Peripheral Nerve, 12 Annual Scientific Meeting

Kauai, Hawaii

January 12, 2003

 

“EDIN-2 Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatrsal Neuroma”,

Second Generation Cadaveric Workshops:

 

10/08/05       Las Vegas, Nevada

08/13/05       Midwestern University

06/25/05       Chicago, IL

02/12/05       Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ

10/01/04       Las Vegas, Nevada

07/15/04       Youngstown, Ohio

 

Houston, TX:

April 16, 2005

March 26, 2005

June 18, 2004

December 6, 2003

September 6, 2003

May 3, 2003

December 13-14, 2002

November 8-9, 2002

 

“Accelerating Wound Healing with SmartPrep Autologous Platelet Concentrate System”

Houston Podiatric Foundation

Houston, TX

October 14, 2002

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Sociedad de Medicos Podiatras Convention 2002

Dorado, PR

September 28, 2002

 

“Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Neuroma”

Sociedad de Medicos Podiatras Convention 2002

Dorado, PR

September 27, 2002

 

“Decompression of Nerves for Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathy”

Lumbar Spine Interventional Pain Management Seminar, Texas Chiropractic Association

Houston, TX

September 21, 2002

 

“Neurosensory Testing with PSSD: A New Paradigm for Management and

Treatment of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy”

Houston Podiatric Foundation

Houston, TX

May 1, 2002

 

“Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve: Clinical Results 1993-1999”

2002 Annual Meeting, American Society of Peripheral Nerve

Cancun, Mexico

January 13, 2002

 

“Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Surgery Advanced Workshop Instructor”

University of Arizona Medical Center

Tucson, AZ

November 16-18, 2003

 

“Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Surgery Advanced Workshop Instructor” Director of Surgical Education

Union Memorial Hospital

 

Baltimore, MD:

 

March 10-12, 2004

December 3-5, 2003

July 31-August 1, 2003

May 7-9, 2003

March 26-28, 2003

November 13-15, 2002

July 31-August 2, 2002

July 17-19, 2002

May 21-23, 2002

April 3-5, 2002

December 12-14, 2001

August 29-31, 2001

University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, AZ

November 16-18, 2003

 

“Neurosensory Testing with PSSD™: A New Paradigm for Management and Treatment of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy”

 

06/12/01       Oklahoma City, OK

07/17/01       Tampa, FL

07/18/01       Orlando, FL

07/19/01       Fort Lauderdale, FL

08/15/01       Detroit, MI

08/17/01       Chicago, IL

09/25/01       Tucson, AZ

09/26/01       Scottsdale, AZ

09/27/01       Albuquerque, NM

 

“Neurosensory and Motor Testing Certification Training Workshop”

 

05/29-05/30/01         Baltimore, MD

06/07-06/08/01         Houston, TX

07/11-07/12/01         Houston, TX

09/06-09/07/01         Houston, TX

09/20-09/21/01         Tucson, AZ

11/08-11/09/01         Tucson, AZ

12/07-12/08/01         Orlando, FL

02/21-02/22/02         Tucson, AZ

03/21-03/22/02         Houston, TX

05/30-05/31/02         Tucson, AZ

08/23-08/24/02         Columbia, SC

09/12-09/13/02         Tucson, AZ

11/07-11/08/02         Tucson, AZ

12/09-12/10/02         Tucson, AZ

02/13-02/14/03         Tucson, AZ

04/14-04/15/03         Tucson, AZ

11/14-11/15/03         Tucson, AZ

04/16-04/17/04         Tucson, AZ

 

“MEHPS: Multiple Etiology Heel Pain Syndrome

Neurosensory Testing with PSSD:  A new Paradigm for Management and Treatment of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy”

The Oklahoma Podiatric Medical Association Fall 2001 Scientific Seminar

Monkey Island, OK

October 4, 2001

 

“New Advances in Heel Spur Surgery:  Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Training Symposium

 

DATE

COURSE LOCATION

 

DATE

COURSE LOCATION

 

09/29/02

Dorado, Puerto Rico

 

02/16/01

Houston, TX

02/01/01

New York, NY

 

10/14/00

Houston, TX

03/02/00

New York, NY

 

07/27/00

Dallas, TX

12/10/99

Phoenix, AZ

 

10/15/99

Houston, TX

02/20/99

New York, NY

 

11/11/98

Hershey, PA

02/21/98

New York, NY

 

11/15/97

Savannah, GA

11/06/97

Hershey, PA

 

02/28/97

New York, NY

11/07/96

Hershey, PA

 

08/18/96

Orlando, FL

06/21/96

Washington, DC

 

05/02/96

Newport, RI

04/20/96

Chicago, IL

 

04/19/96

Chicago, IL

01/26/96

New York, NY

 

01/25/96

New York, NY

12/07/95

St. Petersburg, FL

 

11/02/95

Hershey, PA

09/29/95

Dallas, TX

 

08/12/95

Seattle, WA

06/15/95

New York, NY

 

04/29/95

Houston, TX

04/28/95

Washington, DC

 

04/01/95

Chicago, IL

03/31/95

Chicago, IL

 

03/10/95

Atlanta, GA

01/13/95

Los Angeles, CA

 

12/11/94

Miami, FL

11/04/94

Hershey, PA

 

11/03/94

Hershey, PA

10/14/94

Chicago, IL

 

09/16/94

Dallas, TX

09/09/94

New Orleans, LA

 

08/28/94

New York, NY

08/14/94

San Francisco, CA

 

07/23/94

St. Louis, MO

06/12/94

Washington, DC

 

04/29/94

Houston, TX

04/16/94

Las Vegas, NV

 

03/26/94

Cleveland, OH

03/06/94

Atlanta, GA

 

02/12/94

Phoenix, AZ

01/23/94

New York, NY

 

12/11/93

Orlando, FL

11/12/93

Houston, TX

 

10/24/93

Los Angeles, CA

10/11/93

Brighton, England

 

10/09/93

St. Louis, MO

09/18/93

Denver, CO

 

09/03/93

New York, NY

08/22/93

Philadelphia, PA

 

08/08/93

New Orleans, LA

07/23/93

Dallas, TX

 

07/11/93

Raleigh, NC

05/15/93

Chicago, IL

 

05/07/93

San Antonio, TX

04/04/93

Boston, MA

 

02/26/93

Houston, TX

02/21/93

New York, NY

 

02/14/93

San Diego, CA

01/16/93

Phoenix, AZ

 

12/13/93

Miami, FL

11/21/92

Atlantic City, NJ

 

10/17/92

San Francisco, CA

08/16/92

Houston, TX

 

08/15/92

Houston, TX


“Endoscopic Decompression of the Intermetatarsal Nerve:  The EDIN Technique”


DATE

COURSE LOCATION

 

DATE

COURSE LOCATION

02/16/01

Houston, TX

 

02/01/01

New York, NY

10/14/00

Houston, TX

 

07/27/00

Dallas, TX

03/02/00

New York, NY

 

10/15/99

Houston, TX

02/20/99

New York, NY

 

11/11/98

Hershey, PA

02/21/98

New York, NY

 

11/07/97

Hershey, PA

03/07/97

Houston, TX

 

02/28/97

New York, NY

12/05/96

St. Petersburg, FL

 

11/08/96

Hershey, PA

08/17/96

Orlando, FL

 

06/22/96

Washington, DC

05/02/96

Newport, RI

 

03/21/96

New Orleans, LA

03/20/96

New Orleans, LA

 

12/08/95

St. Petersburg, FL

11/03/95

Hershey, PA

 

09/30/95

Dallas, TX

08/25/95

Los Angeles, CA

 

06/16/95

New York, NY

05/12/95

Las Vegas, NV

 

04/27/95

Washington, DC

04/14/95

Houston, TX

 

04/08/94

Houston, TX

09/29/02

Dorado, Puerto Rico

 

 

 


“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy—Surgical Technique”

Harris County Podiatric Surgical Residency Program Heel Pain

Houston, TX

July 13, 1999

 

“Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Nerve”

19th Annual IPMSA Mid-Winter Seminar

Chicago, IL

January 24, 1997

 

“New Concepts and Options in Bone Grafting

Bone Grafting in Foot Surgery”

Newport Beach, CA

May 4, 1996

 

“Pros and Cons of EPF”

Midwest Podiatry Conference

Chicago, IL

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

William L. Goldfarb Clinical Conference

Hershey, PA

November 3-6, 1994

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

70th Annual Ontario Podiatry Convention

Toronto, Ontario

September 25, 1994

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy:  Updates in Heel Spur Surgery

Heel Anatomy:  Relationship to Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy and

Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Neuroma”

Virginia Podiatric Medical Association

June 18, 1994

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy

EDIN Procedure:  Endoscopic Decompression for the Release of Intermetatarsal Neuromas”

Kentucky Podiatric Medical Association Spring Seminar

April 30, 1994

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Grant Medical Center

Columbus, OH

February 26, 1994

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Midwinter Seminar, William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Chicago, IL

January 14, 15, 1994

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Memorial Hospital

Greensboro, NC

September 1, 1993

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Universidad Autonoma Del Estado de Mexico

Toluca, Mexico

June 14, 1993

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

American College of Foot Surgeons

Annual Meeting and Scientific Seminar

February 13, 1993

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy:  New Surgical Technique”

Barry University

Miami, FL

December 11, 1992

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy”

Good Morning Houston-KTRK TV

November 18, 1992

 

“Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy:  New Surgical Technique”

Annual U.S. Air Force Podiatry Seminar

Norfolk, VA

March 5-7, 1991

 

“Austin Bunionectomy with Herbert Screw Internal Fixation”

Actual Patient Surgical Demonstration

Friendship Hospital; Beijing, China

October 29, 1987

 

“Plantar Skin Flaps”

Sino-American Conference on Foot Disorders

Beijing, China

October 27-November 6, 1987

 

“Macrodactyly-Surgical Approaches to Correction”

Twelve Oaks Hospital

Houston, TX

October 7, 1985

 

 

CURRENT HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES

 

  • St. Michael’s Center for Special Surgery, Houston, TX
  • Basin Surgical Hospital, Odessa, TX
  • Odessa Regional Hospital; Odessa, TX
  • Healthsouth Surgery Center of the Permian Basin; Odessa, TX
  • Arrowhead Hospital, Glendale, AZ
  • Canyon Surgical Center, Phoenix, AZ
  • St. Michael’s Center for Special Surgery, Austin, TX
  • St. Michael’s Center for Special Surgery, Dallas, TX
  • St. Michael’s Center for Special Surgery, Las Vegas, NV
  • St. Michael’s Center for Special Surgery, Scottsdale, AZ
  • John C. Lincoln Hospital, Phoenix, AZ Deer Valley Campus

 

 

PRIOR HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES

 

  • TOPS Surgical Specialty Hospital; Houston, TX
  • Houston Northwest Hospital; Houston, TX
  • Healthsouth Surgery Center; Conroe, TX
  • Healthsouth Surgery Center, Tucson, AZ
  • Dolly Vinsant Memorial Hospital, San Benito, TX
  • The Palladium for Surgery; Houston, TX
  • Valley View Surgery Center; Dallas, TX



PRECEPTORSHIPS



Midwestern University, College of Health Sciences

Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program

2008-present

Glendale, AZ

 

Residency Training Program/Attending Physician 

Houston Podiatric Foundation 

Randall Lepow, DPM, Director

6624 Fannin #1690

St. Lukes Medical Tower

Houston, TX   77030

1992-2005

 

University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences 

College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

2150 Grand Avenue

Des Moines, IA   50312

July 1, 1992-June 30, 1993

 

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CorVel Corporation

American Family Physician manuscripts

Concentra Medical Corporation

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