Dr. Paul Scherer Discusses the Keys of Assessing and Evaluating Orthotics

Dr. Paul SchererABPM Diplomate, Dr. Paul Scherer, authored an article entitled “Keys to Assessing Orthotic Function″ and was featured in the September 2015 issue of Podiatry Today.

In this article, the doctor discusses pertinent principles in evaluating orthoses, ranging from the longitudinal arch contour and hallux dorsiflexion to heel cup fit and midtarsal joint motion. Read full article here


Paul Scherer, DPM has been board certified with the ABPM since 1979.

Source: Podiatry Today Magazine, September 2015

Dr. Michael Brody is Appointed as HIPAA Compliance Specialist

Dr. Michael Brody

Dr. Michael Brody, HIPAA Compliance Specialist

Webair, a leading provider of cloud hosting and managed solutions, announced the appointment of Dr. Michael Brody as HIPAA Compliance Specialist. As Webair’s healthcare Subject Matter Expert (SME), Dr. Brody provides invaluable insight into current healthcare information technology practices through regular contribution of online health technology content and assistance in overall product and service strategy. He is also instrumental in speaking with Webair’s healthcare customers and technical engineers to help plan and architect technical solutions that comply with various Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and security requirements.

With more than 28 years of experience in the field of medicine, Dr. Brody currently operates a private practice in Southold, New York, and is a staff podiatrist and clinical instructor at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, where he founded the podiatry residency program. An expert in his field, Dr. Brody has traveled across the nation educating many businesses and healthcare organizations in the field of Health Information Technology (HIT) and Meaningful Use.

Michael L. Brody, DPM has been board certified with the ABPM since 1996.

Source: Podiatry Management News, Online

The 25th Annual Limb Deformity Course Features ABPM Diplomates

The 25th Annual Baltimore Limb Deformity Courses hosted doctors from over 33 countries as well as 30 different states in the United States. These courses included both lectures and hands-on labs that were designed for orthopedic surgeons, podiatrists and allied health professionals who treat long-bone deformities.

Doctors at the 15th Annual Baltimore Limb Deformity Course

(L-R) Drs. Peter Blume, Jacob Wynes, Bradley Lamm, Guido LaPorta, and Lee Sanders.

Lectures included presentations from world renowned doctors, Dr. Peter Blume and Dr. Lee Sanders, who are also board certified with The American Board of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Peter Blume has been an ABPM Diplomate since 1996 and Dr. Lee Sanders has been an ABPM Diplomate since 1979.

Source: Podiatry Management News, Online; LifeBridge Health

Dr. Lee Rogers and Dr. Robert Snyder Publish CME Article on Offloading for Wound Healing

Authors, Dr. Lee Rogers and Dr. Robert Snyder

Authors, Dr. Lee Rogers and Dr. Robert Snyder

ABPM Diplomates, Dr. Lee Rogers and Dr. Robert Snyder’s CME article entitled “Review of the DFU Off-loading Consensus of 2014″ was featured in the August 2015 issue of Podiatry Management Magazine.

In this article, the doctors review the contribution of off-loading to wound healing, the various methods of off-loading, and the eight consensus states by the 2014 Consensus Panel on Offloading the Diabetic Foot Ulcer. Read full article here

Lee Rogers, DPM has been an American Board of Podiatric Medicine Diplomate since 2008 and Robert Snyder, DPM has been an American Board of Podiatric Medicine Diplomate since 1992.

Source: Podiatry Management Magazine, August 2015

Dr. Chet Evans Participates in FPHA’s 126th Annual Meeting

Dr. Chet Evans with FPHA Executive Director, Sandy Magyar

Dr. Chet Evans with FPHA Executive Director, Sandy Magyar

This week, the Florida Public Health Association (FPHA) met for its 126th Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL. This year’s theme centered on disaster preparedness. Participating and in attendance was Chet Evans, MS, DPM, past chair and long-time member of the Podiatric Health Section of the American Public Health Association.

Dr. Evans encouraged all podiatric physicians to join the American Public Health Association, or at least their state component and have a voice in these issues. He is currently the Executive Director of the Rollins College Center for Health Innovation and was Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine during Hurricane Andrew, which devastated South Florida in 1992.

Dr. Chet Evans has been board certified with the ABPM since 1993.

Source: Podiatry Management News, Online 

SCPM Names ABPM Diplomate Alumnus of the Year

Dr. Laura Pickard, Alumnus of the Year at SCPM

Dr. Laura Pickard, Alumnus of the Year at SCPM

Laura J. Pickard, DPM has been named Alumnus of the Year by the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine (SCPM). Dr. Pickard is a 1990 graduate of the Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. She completed her podiatric residency program at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, IL. She is Past President of the Illinois Podiatric Medical Association and currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the American Podiatric Medicial Association.

Dr. Laura Pickard has been an ABPM Diplomate since 1994.

Source: Podiatry Management, Online



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