• ABFAS President Amberly Paradoa, DPM, D.ABFAS, (center) with (from left) Alisha Joshi, Eric Flaherty, Brian Wong, and Ksenja Llazar. ABFAS Partners with Podiatry Students October 18, 2022
    Recognizing the vital role the student pipeline plays in ensuring the future of podiatry, ABFAS has partnered with the American Podiatric Medical Students Association (APMSA) to help ensure the future of the profession.
  • ABFAS logo Newly Board Qualified and Board Certified DPMs October 17, 2022
    We welcome all newly ABFAS Board Qualified DPMs and congratulate new Diplomates. We admire your dedication to the field of foot and ankle surgery. This list includes candidates and Diplomates newly Board Qualified or Certified between Sept. 1, 2021 and Sept. 22, 2022.
  • ABFAS logo ABFAS 2022 Highlights October 17, 2022
    A productive year for the ABFAS Board, Diplomates, and staff has included strengthening the ABFAS candidate experience, protecting the profession, and welcoming new officers, Directors, and committee members.
  • Jeffery L. Giesking, DPM A Message from ABFAS President Jeffery L. Giesking, DPM, D.ABFAS October 15, 2022
    Working together, I am confident we can continue to grow our community and deliver on our important mission, ensuring patients, providers, and physicians know ABFAS is truly the professional gold standard and a credential they can trust.
  • Nilin Rao, DPM, D.ABFAS Profile in Excellence: Nilin Rao, DPM, D.ABFAS September 26, 2022
    It’s a rare twentysomething who is focused on one day becoming Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS). Nilin Rao, DPM, D.ABFAS, is a rare individual.
  • ABFAS logo ABFAS Statement on Opening of ABPM’s Certificate Registration September 7, 2022
    Several leading podiatric organizations have raised serious concerns about ABPM’s rush to launch the new CAQ and the potential confusion it may cause among patients and hospitals. We have been encouraged to see many comments that reflect concerns we share.
  • ABFAS logo Latest ABFAS Examination Pass Rates Show Why Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery from ABPM is Unnecessary August 17, 2022
    New ABFAS examination pass rate data illustrates why the rationale behind a new, unrecognized CAQ in Podiatric Surgery being offered by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM) is unnecessary.
  • ABFAS logo ABFAS Statement on ABPM Certificate of Added Qualification in Podiatric Surgery August 5, 2022
    The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) is the only recognized certifying board for foot and ankle surgery in the United States. We are deeply concerned about the announcement by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM) that it plans to issue a new, unrecognized certification in podiatric surgery.
  • Podiatry Logging Service logo The New, Improved PLS August 4, 2022
    As part of our ongoing goal to improve the ABFAS candidate experience, we have made major upgrades to the Podiatry Logging Service (PLS). If you’re logging your cases for Case Review—or if you are planning to—it's a good idea to visit the new PLS website now to review the improvements.
  • Samuel Mendicino, DPM, D.ABFAS In Memory of Samuel S. Mendicino, DPM, D.ABFAS July 26, 2022
    ABFAS mourns the loss of Past President Samuel S. Mendicino, DPM, D.ABFAS, who passed away July 24, 2022.