Baptist Health Bethesda Hospital East
Julio C. Ortiz DPM FACFAS
Palm Beach Lakes Surgery Center
Park Creek Surgery Center
Delray Ambulatory Surgery and Laser Center
Baptist Health Northpoint Surgery Center
Baptist Health Bethesda West Surgery Center
Hand Surgery and Sports Medicine elective rotations available
Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery including Trauma, Arthroscopy, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Limb Salvage/Charcot Reconstruction, External Fixation, Total Ankle Replacement, etc.
Educational Stipend $1,500 per academic year.
License, exam, and professional memberships stipend $1,500 per academic year.
$75/mo. cell phone allowance
$25/day food stipend
We will notify applicant if application is incomplete.
The program started in 2010 and is fully approved by CPME as PMSR w added credential in RRA. There is an emphasis on reconstructive forefoot, rearfoot, ankle and lower leg surgery of all types as described above. We are very active with Emergency Room call where podiatric attendings cover all pathology below the tibial tuberosity. Residents cover this call at all times. There is ample time for surgery as well as pre/post op clinical management, practice management and ancillary rotations. Strong emphasis on podiatric office rotations, practice management and wound care/limb salvage clinics as well.