Inspiring the next
generation of
foot AND ankle
surgeons

The West Penn Foot and Ankle Society supports its members in establishing and nurturing relationships with peers across the country.

We Need Your Support

The Society needs your financial support. Consider making a tax-deductible donation today.

About Us

Mission & Vision

Since 1996, we have been committed to the latest advancement of foot and ankle surgery. We offer free educational opportunities and resources for alumni members.

The West Penn Foot & Ankle Society’s initiatives focuses on developing future leaders, stimulating research, supporting education, and cultivating innovation in the field of foot and ankle surgery.

Alumni

Who We Are

The WPFAS is an esteemed organization comprised of highly respected foot and ankle surgeons from across the nation. Here are some of our Alumni!

Larry Silver, DPM, FACFAS

Larry Silver, DPM, FACFAS

Orlando, FL

Graduated in 1994

Nicki Nigro, DPM, FACFAS

Nicki Nigro, DPM, FACFAS

Pittsburgh, PA

Graduated in 1992

Matt Cikra, DPM, AACFAS

Matt Cikra, DPM, AACFAS

Newport Beach, CA

Graduated in 2021

Kyle Peterson, DPM, FACFAS

Kyle Peterson, DPM, FACFAS

Chicago, IL

Graduated in 2013

Jordan Grossman, DPM, FACFAS

Jordan Grossman, DPM, FACFAS

Akron, OH

Graduated in 1996

ALUMNI SEMINAR

Plan Your Trip!

The countdown is on! Secure your spot at our Fall Retreat in Fort Lauderdale. Booking deadline is October 4th, 2024.

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Foot & Ankle Surgery

Residency Program

The distinguished Foot & Ankle Residency Training Program at West Penn Hospital focuses on developing future leaders, stimulating research, supporting education, and cultivating innovation in the field of foot and ankle surgery. Our 3-year program offers surgical residents the opportunity to train in a supportive, collaborative, and diverse environment.

Sponsorships

Featured Sponsors

We wish to extend a special thank you to our generous sponsors for their financial contribution to the WPFAS. Learn more about our sponsorship opportunities.

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Scott Alter, DPM Lecture Series

Lectures are free for Alumni, Fellows, Residents and Students. The 2024-2025 calendar is now available.

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December 2023 Newsletter

December 2023 Newsletter

WPFAS NewsletterWelcome to our first biannual newsletter! Our goal is to provide updates twice a year, in June and December. Our...

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Fundraising Campaign

Fundraising Campaign

support the society2023 Fundraising CampaignThe West Penn Foot and Ankle Society (WPFAS) is seeking financial support. Our...

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