Specialty: Reconstructive Surgery

Clair Bello, DPM

Dr. Bello was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He attended the University of Utah and upon graduation enrolled at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in New York City. After graduation he fulfilled his Podiatric Medical and Surgical residency training at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx, NY. Upon graduation he joined Northern …

Nathan Schwartz, DPM

Dr. Nathan Schwartz has practiced in Georgia for over 30 years, specializing in foot and ankle reconstructive surgery. He has been published in professional journals and authored a text on ultrasound of the foot and ankle. He has developed several surgical procedures that are widely used by foot and ankle surgeons throughout the world and …

Dr. Jose Gonzalez, DPM

Dr. Gonzalez received his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Texas at El Paso in 2008 and then obtained his Doctorate at Kent State University in May 2014, graduating on the Dean’s list with a KSUCPM Mint Scholarship.  He completed his surgical residency in Ankle and Foot at Dekalb Medical Center in June …

Ryan Fitzgerald, DPM

Minimally Invasive Surgery Total Ankle Replacement Subchondroplasty Procedure Dr. Ryan Fitzgerald was born in Charlottesville, Virginia and spent his childhood between living overseas and in central Virginia. He attended Hampden Sydney College, in Virginia, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. Upon graduation, he pursued a career in medicine, and moved to Miami, Florida, …

Ira Kraus, DPM

Dr. Ira Kraus is currently the Treasurer of the American Podiatric Medical Association and has been a member of the APMA Board of Trustees since March 2006. He graduated from the Washington and Jefferson College in 1985 and attended the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. For the last 22 years, he has been in …

Mohammad Sharif, DPM

Dr. Sharif graduated from North Carolina State University where he obtained a B.S. in Chemistry. He received his doctorate from Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Sharif’s post-doctoral training included a one-year internship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. He completed a three-year surgical residency, …