About the Doctor


Husband to Gail for 31 years and father of three: David II (30), Matthew (27), and Nathaniel (19)

Respected teacher, writer, and lecturer.

"I want to use my knowledge and experience to help others."

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry: The College of William and Mary in Virginia: 1983

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Bachelor of Science in Biology: William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Cum Laude.

Certified Podiatric Clerkship: Farrell Podiatry Corporation: Merrillville, Indiana: 1988-1989

Podiatric Residency: Baltimore Veteran's Administration Medical Center: 1989-1990

Podiatric Fellowship: Farrell Podiatry Corporation: 1990-1991

Associate Professor of Residency Training: Baltimore Veteran's Hospital

Professional Articles on the Feet: 1990 Journal of Foot Surgery, 1995 Clinics in Podiatric Medicine

Lecturer: Georgetown University: 4/20/1997: Laser Applications to Skin Pathologies of the Foot.

Frederick Women's Club: Preventive Foot Care

Frederick County Head Start: Children's Foot Problems

Frederick County High Schools: Athletic Injuries in Runners

Frederick Surgical Center, Alcoa: The Diabetic Foot

First National Bank: Athletic Injuries

Frederick Rotary Club: Computerized Gait Analysis: March 27,2012

Frederick Senior Center: Common Problems of the Foot and Ankle: November 6, 2013.


Meeting the high standards of his peers.

"Membership in these organizations lets me gain insight into events which are shaping the future of medicine."

Member: National Society of Conscious Sedation

Member: U.S. Medical Triathlon Association

Member: American Association of Office Endoscopy

Fellow and Past Treasurer: American Society of Podiatric Dermatology

Fellow: American Professional Wound Care Association


Involved in better care.

"To me, a challenge is an opportunity to do something better, and my work is filled with challenges."

Bachelor of Science with honors: The College of William and Mary: 1983

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine: Cum Laude: Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine: 1988.

Member: Durlacher National Podiatric Honor Society: 1987.

Laser Certified: Wenske Laser Center: Chicago, Illinois: 1991 and Baltimore, MD. Flashlamp pulsed dye laser: 1995.

Board Certified: American Board of Lower Extremity Surgery: 1992, recertified in 1998, 2003, 2008, and 2013.

Trained in Diagnostic Ultrasound: Johns Hopkins University.

Diabetic neuropathy testing and nerve conduction studies.

Podiatry Expert Witness

Voted one of "America's Top Podiatrists 2006-2018" by the Consumer Research Council.

Family Foot Care voted Best of Frederick 2021 for Podiatry.


A Nationally Renowned Athlete

"I believe that being a runner has allowed me to empathize with the injuries that many of my running patients develop in their training."

Ranked third in the nation in the high school marathon by Track and Field News: 1977.

National Champion for 18 years and under: RRCA 20K Road Running Championship.

Boston Marathon: 1984

Nationally Ranked Triathlete: 1989

Ranked 62 in the nation in the 50 mile run: 1996.

JFK 50 mile run 750 mile club: Frederick County Record Holder (6:41:29): 1993, 1994, 1996-2007, and 2009

Massanutten Mountain Trails 100 Mile Run: 1998, 2000, 2003, and 2006

Kinney Foot Locker Cross Country Championships: Long  Island, New York-2009: 5th in the Masters Division.

My approach is to treat the person as well as their feet.  I schedule my appointments so I can really listen to my patients, and this makes me a better doctor.

An accomplished violinist: Bermuda International Music Festival: Silver Medalist, 1978.


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