Foot and Ankle Surgery Symposium

Des Moines, IA US
May 6, 2011 to May 7, 2011

The program will include a wide range of lectures regarding foot and ankle surgery. Current state of the literature will be reviewed, new techniques will be demonstrated and potential pitfalls discussed.

Target Audience

Foot and ankle surgeons, podiatric residents and podiatric students in the midwest region.


  • The Lesser Metatarsals
  • The Athlete
  • Reconstructive Dilemmas
  • The Diabetic Foot
  • Update on Ankle Fractures
  • Hallux Rigidus


  • Compare and contrast appropriate treatment alternatives for the management of hallux rigidus deformities.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of advances in podiatric sports medicine.
  • Evaluate and recommend treatment plans for complex hindfoot deformities.


  • Eric A. Barp, D.P.M., FACFAS, West Des Moines, IA 
  • Don Buddecke, D.P.M., FACFAS, Bellevue, NE 
  • Richard Derner, D.P.M., FACFAS, Lake Ridge/Stafford, VA 
  • Jill Frerichs, D.P.M., FACFAS, Des Moines, IA 
  • Sean T. Grambart, D.P.M., FACFAS, Urbana, IL 
  • William P. Grant, D.P.M., FACFAS, Virginia Beach, VA 
  • Mark A. Hardy, D.P.M., DABPS, FACFAS, North Olmsted, OH 
  • Michael S. Lee, D.P.M., FACFAS, Des Moines, IA (Chair)
  • Scott C. Nelson, D.P.M., FACFAS, Omaha, NE 
  • Collin E. Pehde, D.P.M., FACFAS, Des Moines, IA (Co-Chair)


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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 12.00 CPME
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/06/2011 - 1:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
05/07/2011 - 5:15pm CDT
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Student Education Center Auditorium
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 12.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 12.00 CPME


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