IPFH in the News
02/16 - Terrence P. Sheehan, MD - Lower Extremity Review
Dr. Sheehan makes a strong case for the use of a multidisciplinary, collaborative care model for patients with feet at risk of ulceration and amputation.
01/16 - Paul Schindler - Manhattan Express News
Dr. Rock Positano, IPFH Scientific Advisory Board member, is profiled in this article, in which he notes that his interest in the foot and the ankle was sparked by his study of Leonardo da Vinci’s anatomical drawings.
01/16 - Lori S. Weisenfeld, DPM - InfectionControl.tips
Dr. Weisenfeld explains that diabetic foot infections are common and preventable occurrences that raise the risk of amputation. Regular foot screenings by a primary care physician are a first line of defense against such infections, and can be life and limb savers for patients.
12/15 - Christopher Dabe - The Times Picayune
IPFH Scientific Advisory Board member Rock Positano, DPM, says New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees' plantar fascia injury is "one of the more unpleasant, uncomfortable problems that an athlete ... can experience."
09/15 - Dr. Max Gomez - CBS New York
IPFH Scientific Advisory Board member Dr. Rock Positano tells Dr. Max Gomez that plantar fasciitis may not always be the source of heel pain, and discusses other possible causes.