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10th Annual Alumni Seminar

The West Penn Foot & Ankle Society had another great Alumni Seminar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida this year! We would like to extend a special...

September 2022 Program Briefing

Our goal for this inaugural Program Briefing is to centralize communication and share the latest news and activities taking place within the West...

Annual College Fair Events

We would like to thank everyone who made this years Annual College Fair Events possible - our Alumni, Faculty and Residents who volunteered their...

Jordan Grossman, DPM, FACFAS Inducted Into KSUCPM Hall of Fame

Each year, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine (KSUCPM) recognizes nearly 6,000 prestigious alumni with honors including the...

Lamm Brothers Win The US Youth Sailing Championship

West Penn Foot & Ankle Society Alumni, Bradley Lamm, DPM, FACFAS sons Tyler ‘24 and Drew ‘26 Lamm recently won the US Youth Sailing Championship...

2022 ACFAS Alumni Reception

Thank you to everyone who came out to support the West Penn Foot & Ankle Society and made this year’s Alumni Reception a huge success! It was...

10th Annual Alumni Seminar

The West Penn Foot & Ankle Society had another great Alumni Seminar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida this year! We would like to extend a special...

September 2022 Program Briefing

Our goal for this inaugural Program Briefing is to centralize communication and share the latest news and activities taking place within the West...

Annual College Fair Events

We would like to thank everyone who made this years Annual College Fair Events possible - our Alumni, Faculty and Residents who volunteered their...

Jordan Grossman, DPM, FACFAS Inducted Into KSUCPM Hall of Fame

Each year, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine (KSUCPM) recognizes nearly 6,000 prestigious alumni with honors including the...

Lamm Brothers Win The US Youth Sailing Championship

West Penn Foot & Ankle Society Alumni, Bradley Lamm, DPM, FACFAS sons Tyler ‘24 and Drew ‘26 Lamm recently won the US Youth Sailing Championship...

2022 ACFAS Alumni Reception

Thank you to everyone who came out to support the West Penn Foot & Ankle Society and made this year’s Alumni Reception a huge success! It was...

Society News

10th Annual Alumni Seminar

10th Annual Alumni Seminar

The West Penn Foot & Ankle Society had another great Alumni Seminar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida this year! We would like to extend a special thank you to our key note speaker, Justin Fleming,...

Lamm Brothers Win The US Youth Sailing Championship

Lamm Brothers Win The US Youth Sailing Championship

West Penn Foot & Ankle Society Alumni, Bradley Lamm, DPM, FACFAS sons Tyler ‘24 and Drew ‘26 Lamm recently won the US Youth Sailing Championship in San Diego, California. At the end of June...

March 2022 Program Briefing

March 2022 Program Briefing

Our goal for this inaugural Program Briefing is to centralize communication and share the latest news and activities taking place within the West Penn Residency Training Program. We are thrilled to...

Residency Program

September 2022 Program Briefing

September 2022 Program Briefing

Our goal for this inaugural Program Briefing is to centralize communication and share the latest news and activities taking place within the West Penn Residency Training Program. Congratulations to...

Annual College Fair Events

Annual College Fair Events

We would like to thank everyone who made this years Annual College Fair Events possible - our Alumni, Faculty and Residents who volunteered their time helping prepare and host the event this past...

March 2022 Program Briefing

March 2022 Program Briefing

Our goal for this inaugural Program Briefing is to centralize communication and share the latest news and activities taking place within the West Penn Residency Training Program. We are thrilled to...

Resident Wellness Day

Resident Wellness Day

Dr. Alan Catanzariti and our residents had a great time “Raising The Jolly Roger” at the Pittsburgh Pirates game at PNC Park celebrating Resident Wellness Day.Related Articles

ACFAS Alumni Receptions

2022 ACFAS Alumni Reception

2022 ACFAS Alumni Reception

Thank you to everyone who came out to support the West Penn Foot & Ankle Society and made this year’s Alumni Reception a huge success! It was great to see Alumni, Residents and their families in...

2020 ACFAS Alumni Reception

2020 ACFAS Alumni Reception

West Penn Foot and Ankle Society making lasting memories at their 20th Annual West Penn Alumni Reception at ACFAS in San Antonio, Texas. Congratulations to Scott Nelson, DPM, FACFAS for becoming the...

2019 ACFAS Alumni Reception

2019 ACFAS Alumni Reception

West Penn Foot and Ankle Society making lasting memories at their Annual West Penn Alumni Reception at ACFAS in New Orleans. Congratulations to Christopher Reeves, DPM, FACFAS for becoming the ACFAS...

2018 ACFAS Alumni Reception

2018 ACFAS Alumni Reception

West Penn Foot and Ankle Society making lasting memories at their Annual West Penn Hospital Alumni Reception at ACFAS in Nashville. A huge thank-you to all of the Alumni and Residents who attended...

2016 ACFAS Alumni Reception

2016 ACFAS Alumni Reception

West Penn Foot and Ankle Society making lasting memories at our Annual West Penn Alumni Reception at ACFAS in Austin, Texas. A huge thank-you to all of the Alumni and Residents who attended the...

Alumni Seminars

10th Annual Alumni Seminar

10th Annual Alumni Seminar

The West Penn Foot & Ankle Society had another great Alumni Seminar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida this year! We would like to extend a special thank you to our key note speaker, Justin Fleming,...

8th Annual Alumni Seminar

8th Annual Alumni Seminar

We were thrilled to have another successful West Penn Alumni Seminar in Hilton Head, South Carolina! A special thank you to the alumni, residents and their families for coming to this event.Related...

7th Annual Alumni Seminar

7th Annual Alumni Seminar

We were thrilled to have another successful West Penn Foot & Ankle Society Alumni Seminar in Scottsdale, Arizona! A special thank-you to the Alumni, Residents and their families for coming to...

9th Annual Alumni Seminar

9th Annual Alumni Seminar

We were thrilled to have another successful West Penn Alumni Seminar in Coronado Island, California! It was wonderful to see alumni, residents and their families. A special thank you to our guest...

Resident Spotlight

Vincent Vacketta, DPM

Vincent Vacketta, DPM

Dr. Vacketta graduated in 2022 and will be attending the fellowship Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center Fellowship with Mark A. Prissel, DPM, FACFAS, Co-Director and Christopher Hyer, DPM, MS, FACFAS,...

Steven Georgian, DPM

Steven Georgian, DPM

Dr. Georgian graduated in 2022 and is employed at Foot & Ankle Specialist of George Regional Hospital, Lucedale, Mississippi.aboutDr. Georgian graduated in 2022 and is employed at Foot &...

Kimberly Lockridge, DPM

Kimberly Lockridge, DPM

Dr. Lockridge graduated in 2022 and will be attending the fellowship at Foot & Ankle Institute Fellowship with Sandra R. Raynor, DPM, FACFAS in Indianapolis, Indiana.aboutDr. Lockridge graduated...

Jacob Jones, DPM

Jacob Jones, DPM

Dr. Jones graduated in 2022 and will be attending the fellowship at American Foundation of Lower Extremity Surgery and Research Fellowship with J. John Anderson, DPM, FACFAS in Alamogordo, New...

Resident Research

Textbook Chapters and Periodicals

Medial Column Stabilization, Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, (July 1991) Guest Editor for Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Rearfoot Surgery, (May 1991) First Metatarsocuneiform Joint Arthrodesis, Chapter 7 in Comprehensive Textbook of Hallux...

Non Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Elective Surgery in the Diabetic Foot, Podiatry Times, (Fall 1998)  Current Concepts in Flatfoot Surgery, Podiatry Today, (October 2003)  A Guide to Treating Crush Injuries, Podiatry Today, (March 2004) Treatment of Acute Fractures in Diabetic Neuropathic...

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Epidermolysis Bullosa: A case presentation and review of the literature, The Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, (May 1984) Peroneus Longus Tendon Lengthening, The Journal of Foot Surgery, (November/December 1986) Rotational Skin Flaps for Treatment...