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Ryan Fitzgerald, DPM,FACFAS,

  • General

    • Limb Salvage, Complex Lower Extremity Reconstruction, Community Medicine, Wound Care, Medical Education

    Books/Chapters

    • Fitzgerald RH. Complex Soft Tissue Trauma. in McGlamry's Comprehensive Textbook of Foot and Ankle Surgery. 4th ed. Pending Publication 2009, Fitzgerald RH. "Tendon Injury and Lacerations." in McGlamry's Comprehensive Textbook of Foot and Ankle Surgery. 4th ed. Pending Publication 2009

    Journals/Articles

    • Fitzgerald RH Bharara M Mills JL Armstrong DG. Nanoflex powder dressing for necrotising fasciitis. Int Wound J. 2009 Apr;6(2):133-9, Fitzgerald RH Mills JL Joseph W Armstrong DG The Diabetic Rapid Response Acute Foot Team (DRRAFT): Seven Essential Skills for Targeted Limb SalvageEplasty. 2009;9:e15. Epub 2009 May 5, Fitzgerald RH.What the literature Reveals about Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis. Podiatry Today 03 March 2009: 74-85., Fitzgerald RH Armstrong DG. Advanced Palliative Wound Care Submitted for publication in Eplasty, Fitzgerald RH Steinberg JS. Collagen in Wound Healing: Are We Onto Something New or Just Repeating the Past? Wounds. Submitted for publication, Fitzgerald RH. Aloha from The National PRESENT-Residency Insight Ezine August 2nd 2008, Fitzgerald RH. Welcome to the Island PRESENT-Residency Insight Ezine July 2nd 2008, Fitzgerald RH. What's the Buzz About Honey? PRESENT-Residency Insight Ezine June 25th 2008, Fitzgerald RH. Who Will You Be? PRESENT-Residency Insight Ezine May 22nd 2008, Fitzgerald RH. Evaluation of Nutritional Status in the Diabetic Patient.PRESENT-Residency Insight Ezine April 30th 2008, Fitzgerald RH. Warning: Contents Under Pressure - A Resident's Guide to Stress Coping Mechanisms.PRESENT-Residency Insight Ezine March 12th 2008, Fitzgerald RH. Utilizing Your Residency Experience. PRESENT-Residency Insight Ezine February 6th 2008, Kominsky Stephen (Ed.). (2007). Compendium of Podiatric Medicine Surgery. Brookville MD: Data Trace Publishing Company

    Licenses

    • Podiatrist

    Honors/Awards

    • 2006 American Board of Podiatric Surgery Michael L Stone Professional Conduct Award, Dennis Frisch DPM/Hunsaker Memorial Scholarship, Pi Delta National Podiatric Honor Society

    Lectures/Presentations

    • The Diabetic Rapid Response Acute Foot Team (DRRAFT): Seven Essential Skills for Targeted Limb Salvage --DFCON, Microskin Grafting in the Management of Diabetic Ulcerations --Diabetic Foot International Conference (DFCON) Los Angeles CA 2009, An Interdisciplinary Approach to Limb Salvage: Toward an Irreducible Minimum --Diabetic Foot International Conference (DFCON) Los Angeles CA 2009, Nanoparticulate Aggregate Wound Dressing in the Management of Soft Tissue Wounds --Diabetic Foot International Conference (DFCON) Los Angeles CA 2009, A New Technique to Allow Immediate Protected Weight-bearing following Tarsometatarsal Arthrodesis --ACFAS Scientific Conference Washington DC 2009, The K-Modification for Lesser Metatarsal Osteotomies --ACFAS Scientific Conference Washington DC 2009, Utilization of Microskin Grafting Techniques in Diabetic Limb Salvage --Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference Washington DC 2008, Advanced Reconstructive Techniques Following Bilateral Gunshot Wounds --APMA National Scientific Conference Honolulu HI July 2008, The use of Candida in the treatment of Verrucae Plantaris --APMA National Scientific Conference Honolulu HI July 2008, Pes Planus Reconstruction in the Pediatric Patient --PRESENT-Residency Insight January 14th 2009, Suture 101: A Podiatric Surgeon's Guide to Suture Technique --PRESENT Online Lecture Series: December 15th 2008, Pan-Metatarsal Head Resections: A Limb Salvage Alternative to TMA --Vascular Surgery Conference University of Arizona Oct 24th 2008, Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Reconstruction --PRESENT-Residency Insight August 27th 2008, Lower Extremity Trauma: 5th metatarsal Fracture: a Case Presentation --PRESENT-Residency Insight July 24th 2008, Plantar Soft Tissue Mass in the Pediatric Patient, a Case Presentation --PRESENT-Residency Insight June 11th 2008, Lower Extremity Trauma-Forefoot Degloving Injury, a Case Presentation --PRESENT-Residency Insight April 2nd 2008, Pediatric Bone Lesions: Neurofibromatosis as an Incidental Finding --PRESENT-Residency Insight March 12th 2008, Limb Salvage in a Patient with Gas Gangrene: A Case Presentation --Washington Hospital Center Washington DC December 6th 2007, Apligraf: Clinical Applications -- Georgetown University Hospital Washington DC September 18th 2007, Compartment Syndrome Following Calcaneal Fractures --Barry University Miami Shores Florida March 13th 2007,