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Albert D'Angelantonio , III DPM, FACFAS

Albert D'Angelantonio III DPM, FACFAS

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Penn Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-7300
Fax: 215-615-3397
Education:
BS (Electrical and Computer Engineering)
Temple University, 2003.
DPM (Foot and Ankle Surgeon)
Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, 2008.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Dr. Albert D’Angelantonio, III was selected from the most highly qualified and sought after individuals in the United States as the very first fellow to pioneer a dedicated lower extremity fellowship within the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Penn Medicine at the prestigious Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His completed fellowship training focused on providing patients with both functional and aesthetic outcomes for all conditions of the foot, ankle, and lower leg.
Prior to his fellowship training

Dr. D’Angelantonio III completed one of the most comprehensive surgical training programs in the country. He was trained in the most advanced and sophisticated techniques in foot and ankle surgery to-date. This was accomplished through a rigorous 4 year surgical residency within the University of Pennsylvania Health Systems covering all aspects of the foot and ankle, along with the major reconstructive and traumatic surgeries of the lower extremities.

Dr. D’Angelantonio III is Board Certified in all aspects of foot surgery as well as reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery. He has an in-depth knowledge and comprehensive experience with pre-operative treatment planning, operative experience and post-operative care of patients with congenital and acquired deformities of the foot and ankle.

Dr. D’Angelantonio III continues to demonstrate his outstanding ability in treating all foot and ankle disorders.

Description of Other Expertise

SPECIAL SURGICAL INTERESTS
Foot, Ankle and Lower Leg, All aspects of Foot and Ankle Surgery Functional, Cosmetic and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of the Foot, Ankle and Lower Extremities
Foot, Ankle and Lower Leg Trauma, Reconstruction, and Functional Limb Preservation
Surgical Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle
Minimally Invasive Foot, Ankle and Lower Leg Surgery
Foot, Ankle and Lower Leg Sports Medicine
Foot and Ankle Deformity Correction

Description of Research Expertise

Dr. D'Angelantonio III research goals aim to improve the current operative techniques used in lower extremity reconstruction and limb preservation. His background in engineering augments well to the lower extremities as he is an innovator of new techniques that have proven to decrease potential complications improving both functional and aesthetic outcomes keeping patients walking

Selected Publications

Cindy Kuzma: Men's Health Expert Commenatary 9 Nail Problems You Shouldn’t Ignore. http://www.menshealth.com/health/nail-problems-you-shouldnt-ignore. Men's Health, May 2015.

Eric Spitznagel: Men's Health Expert Commentary. http://www.menshealth.com/health/testing-stinky-feet-cures 2015.

CBS-3: FDA Warning Over The Counter Diabetic Foot Cream Products - Are They Safe? \{CBS-3} 2014.

Penn Medicine: ABC News Chat with Penn Medicine "Center for Wound Healing and Reconstruction" ABC News 2014.

Men’s Health Magazine: Expert commentary Men’s Health Magazine. \{Men’s Health Magazine http://www.menshealth.com/grooming/cures-for-smelly-feet} 2014.

Brigido Stephen A, Bleazey Scott T, Protzman Nicole M, D'Angelantonio Albert, Schoenhaus Harold D: A retrospective analysis evaluating allogeneic cancellous bone sponge for foot and ankle arthrodesis. The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons 52(1): 28-31, Jan 2013.

D'Angelantonio Albert M, Schick Faith A: Ankle distraction arthroplasty combined with joint resurfacing for management of an osteochondral defect of the talus and concomitant osteoarthritis: a case report. The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons 52(1): 76-9, Jan-Feb 2013.

Nikki Dowling: Weight Watchers Magazine Media - Athlete's Foot. Weight Watchers Magazine 2013.

Albert D’Angelantonio III, D.P.M: I'm in my 20s and my toe nails are thick and discolored. What's going on? Can I get rid of it? http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/healthcare/Im-in-my-20s-and-my-toe-nails-are-thick-and-discolored-Whats-going-on-Can-I-get-rid-of-it.html June 2012.

D'Angelantonio Albert M, Schick Faith A, Arjomandi Neda: Triple arthrodesis. Clinics in podiatric medicine and surgery 29(1): 91-102, Jan 2012.

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Last updated: 08/23/2015
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