DVA – Carl T. Hayden Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Kelly . Pirozzi DPM
Multiple hospitals and surgery centers in the Greater Phoenix Valley at which residents operate with external faculty.
Surgery, Internal Medicine, Endocrinology Fellowship, Cardiology Fellowship, Pulmonary Fellowship, GI Fellowship, Pharmacology
Opportunity to engage in elective procedure within the Greater Phoenix area.
Complicated clinical and surgical reconstructive pathology. Strong emphasis on research. Inpatient management of complex medical and surgical patients.
Free parking, Podiatry Residency Resource, free meals during work hours
*Clerkship is not required but highly recommended.
Background checks and Drug Screening required.
High-paced program dealing with a full variety of medical and surgical pathologies. Busy daily clinic from which residents develop superior clinical skills and work up surgical cases. All residents exceed surgical requirements. One sixth of time is spent on external podiatric surgical rotations in the Phoenix valley. Graduates have a broad experience caring for complex medical patients in both the inpatient as well as outpatient settings. Furthermore, they have significant experience with a wide variety of podiatric pathologies, wound care, podiatric surgery, and the podiatric/medical training necessary to manage any patient (or complication) encountered in podiatric practice.