Jeffrey McAlister, DPM
Jeffrey E. McAlister, DPM is a fellowship-trained and board certified foot and ankle surgeon specializing in advanced foot and ankle reconstruction, sports medicine, total ankle replacements, trauma and limb salvage. He is dedicated to advancing quality patient care, educating the medical community through national and international lectures, and publishing new surgical techniques. Dr. McAlister completed a prestigious orthopedic foot and ankle fellowship in Columbus, Ohio at the Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center under Drs. Christopher Hyer, Gregory Berlet and Terrence Philbin. This extensive year comprised of high volume surgery, research, and practice management. Research interests during his year involved bunion correction, total ankle replacements, and biologics in foot and ankle. Here he specifically trained on the Inbone/Prophecy, Salto Talaris, and STAR total ankle systems. His mentors are pioneers in the realm of foot and ankle surgery and this was the most influential year of his career. Dr. McAlister completed an extensive residency-training program in the busy suburbs of northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. The INOVA Fairfax Hospital Podiatric Residency has a distinct advantage with specialized training in orthopedic trauma, adult and pediatric reconstruction, and diabetic limb salvage including Charcot deformity. Specific rotations included internal medicine, infectious diseases, vascular surgery, emergency medicine, and general surgery. Here, he served as Chief Resident for the Limb Salvage Service at Georgetown University Hospital under Drs. John Steinberg and Chris Attinger. The Limb Salvage Service is a dedicated team at Georgetown whose focus are diabetic ulcer prevention, limb salvage and reconstructive plastic surgery.
|Time||September 7, 2017 6:30am - 7:30am|
|Location||Rio Vista Recreation Center|
What is AZSMS(Arizona Sports Medicine Society)?
The Arizona Sports Medicine Society (AZSMS) is a member-based trade organization serving professionals dedicated to education and continual learning within the field of sports medicine. Founded in 2007, the AZSMS is comprised of primary care physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, certified athletic trainers, coaches and other community members whose goal is to participate in a forum that provides evidence-based medical information and networking opportunities. AZSMS offers educational forums, conferences and events in Arizona. Through monthly meetings, AZSMS provides CEU and CME credits presented by experts in their field. In addition to educational opportunities, members can take advantage of networking events, group discounts, physician interaction and other resources.