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Dr. Affan Akhtar, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Wayne, NJ and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 2004 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Akhtar "ExperienceBoard Certified in Foot SurgeryReconstructive Foot & Ankle SurgeryReds Anke and Foot Associates – Current Podiatric SurgeonRobert Wood Johnson Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen TherapySt. Josephs Hospital/Regional Medical Center Patterson and Wayne New Jersey1/2009-1/2013 Secretary – Kimball Medical Center – Dept of Podiatry2007-2008-Medical Education Committee – KMCWound Care Institute – KMC2010-Infection Control Committee – KMCRobert Wood Johnson (Rahway) 2015- performed the first two Total Ankle ReplacementsResidency TrainingPodiatric Medicine & Surgery (PM&S-36)Position: Chief ResidentRoger Williams Medical Center/ Boston University School of Medicine;Providence, RI- 7/2004 – 6/2007Comprehensive clinical and surgical training in foot and ankle surgery:Orthopedic Surgery- Plastic Surgery- Vascular SurgeryMedical rotations:Dermatology, Rheumatology, Neurology, Anesthesia, Radiology, Pathology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, and Internal Medicine.Surgical Courses:Ankle Arthroscopy – AO Comprehensive – Accumed Orthopedic Foot and Ankle – Depuy External Fixation of Foot and Ankle – EBI External Fixation of Foot and Ankle – Othofix External Fixation of Foot and Ankle – Arthrex Foot and Ankle Biologic CourseEducationNew York College of Podiatric Medicine; NY,NY Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine-5/2004Fairleigh Dickinson University; Teaneck, NJ Bachelor of Science-6/2000 Major: Chemical BiologyPublishingsA Closer Look at Metatarsal Osteotomies- Podiatry Today, June, 2011-Affan Akhtar, DPM, AACFAS, Darren Diiulio, DPM, AACFAS, and Luke Cicchinelli, DPM, FACFASProfessional Memberships/ActivitiesAmerican College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons2007 ACFAS Complication Seminar- Lecture preformedAnkle & STJ Fusion American Academy of Podiatric Sports MedicineNew Jersey Podiatric Medical SocietyNYCPM Honor Council Representative 2000-2004American Podiatric Medical AssociationAmerican Professional Wound Care Association"
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Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
1 Board Certifications
Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery