Course Director
H. John Visser, DPM, FACFAS
Director Residency Training in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
SSM DePaul Health Center
St. Louis, MO
Mineral Area Regional Medical Center
Farmington, MO
Midwest Podiatry & Associates, LLC
Creve Coeur, MO

Honored Guests
Jack M. Schuberth, DPM
Chief, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Kaiser Hospital
San Francisco, CA

Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
Dr. Allen M. Jacobs & Associates, Ltd., P.C.
St. Louis, MO

Invited Course Faculty

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Educational Objectives:
  • Review and discuss appropriate indications for the various surgical techniques utilized in managing foot and ankle pathology.
  • Discuss the decision-making processes behind the successful outcomes of frequently seen foot and ankle problems.
  • Review and evaluate the operative and non-operative treatment options including the latest surgical techniques and trends, currently recommended for foot and ankle pathologies as presented by expert faculty.
  • Describe proper surgical technique and demonstrate surgical approaches which best facilitate access to the foot and ankle, following 3D cadaver demonstrations performed by faculty.
  • Identify alternative options and proper choices for fixation of fractures and osteotomies.
  • During the cadaver lab sessions, identify the surgical anatomy of the foot and ankle and perform the various surgical management and fixation procedures discussed and demonstrated by the expert faculty.

Physicians/Podiatrist - $1,495
Residents/Fellows/USA Military - $995

How do I Pay?

Email Address:  Please ensure you register with your personal email address as this is how you will receive pertinent course information and your Continuing Education Credit transcript. If you have taken a course with us previously, you will need to sign into our new registration program to register.

Please email the Course Coordinator should you have any questions or problems with registration.

Cancellation Policy:
A refund less 10% for the registration fee will be refunded if cancelled before October 10, 2014. If you paid by credit card we will refund the credit card on file, please note it does take 5-10 days to post back to your credit card.
Brian Carpenter, DPM
Associate Professor - University of North Texas Health Science Center - Fort Worth, TX
Lawrence A. DiDomencio, DPM
Section Chief, Department of Surgery, St. Elizabeth Hospital - Kent State College of Podiatric Medicine - Canfield, OH
Robert K. Duddy, DPM
- Mid-west Podiatry & Associates, LLC - Creve Coeur, MO
Lawrence M. Fallat, DPM, FACFAS
Program Director - Oakwood Annapolis Hospital - Wayne, MI
Alan Jacobs, DPM
- xxx, MO
David E. Karges, DO
Professor, Chief of Foot and Ankle - Saint Louis University School of Medicine - St. Louis, MO
Gary Schmidt, MD
- Schmidt Foot & Ankle - St. Louis, MO
A. Douglas Spitalny, DPM
Adjunct Faculty - General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital - Waynesville, MO
H. John Visser, DPM, FACFAS
- Mid-West Podiatry and Associates, LLC - Creve Coeur, MO
Jared J. Visser, DPM
- Midwest Podiatry & Associates, LLC - Creve Coeur, MO
This meeting is sponsored by the Missouri Podiatric Medical Association in affiliation with Saint Louis University School of Medicine.  The Missouri Podiatric Medical Association is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a Sponsor of continuing Medical Education in Podiatric Medicine. This program has been approved for 14.75 continuing education contact hours.

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Course Hotels - Updated 9-29-2014

Chase Park Plaza - sold out
Hotel Ignacio -   sold out

The Cheshire is located at 6300 Clayton Road, Saint Louis MO 63117
$209 per night - Group Reference Number is 89922
Reserve a Room at the Cheshire - Foot & Ankle - Expires 10/17/2014

Water Tower Inn - $75 per night

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