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Dr. Richard Bellacosa graduated from Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine, completing a two-year podiatric surgical residency at Northlake Community Hospital in Northlake, Illinois. He is a past president of the Texas Podiatric Medical Association and has served on committees for the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Texas Podiatric Medical Association, the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners and the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, as well as local hospital and insurance committees. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and a current member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Texas Podiatric Medical Association, and the Bexar County Podiatric Medical Society. Besides being in private practice with San Antonio Podiatry Associates, P.C., he holds an appointment as a clinical associate professor with the Podiatry Service of the Department of Orthopedics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He resides in San Antonio with his wife, Jody, and three grown children.
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This content was provided by Dr. Bellacosa "The doctors with San Antonio Podiatry Associates are specialists in the medical and surgical treatment of conditions affecting the foot and its related structures. Our comprehensive care is aimed at foot conditions affecting patients of all ages, including the treatment of such common painful conditions as bunions, corns associated with hammertoes, calluses, ingrown nails, and heel and arch pain. Additionally, our practice offers expertise in the management of more complex foot ailments including flat feet, high arched feet, fractures and dislocations, ankle and sports injuries. Specialized care is also provided for those patients with associated systemic conditions such as diabetes and arthritis."
Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
Podiatry Sports Medicine
Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Stress Fracture of Foot
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Hammer Toe Repair
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Wound Care and Management
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Texas.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Undergraduate School | Graduated
Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School | Graduated
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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