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Dwayne Highsmith, DPM is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is an active staff member of NorthBay Medical Center and VacaValley Hospital. Dr. Highsmith is a podiatric consultant for the Medical Board of California, the California Board of Podiatric Medicine and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. After attending Washington State University, Dr. Highsmith received his doctorate degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine. In 1987, he completed a two-year surgical residency, and in 1989, Dr. Highsmith became board certified in foot and ankle surgery. During Dr. Highsmith's career, he has been active in podiatric training and evaluation. He has served as a clinical associate professor at Pacific Coast Hospital, and on the credentialing committee for the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS). He has traveled the United States as an on-site surgical residency evaluator for the Council on Podiatric Medicine/Joint Residency Review Committee, and for 16 years, Dr. Highsmith served on the Examination Commission and Expert Panel for the California Board of Podiatric Medicine. In addition, he has been a Qualified Medical Evaluator for the State of California for 20 years. Dr. Highsmith specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of the foot and ankle, including foot and ankle deformities. His expertise emphasizes medical and surgical treatment and lifestyle management in order achieve the best results for his patients.
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Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine
Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Stress Fracture of Foot
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Hammer Toe Repair
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Nail Avulsion and Excision
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Washington State Univeristy
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
Samuel Merritt School Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1985
San Francisco General Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
St Mary's Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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