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The brief description below is designed to familiarize you with my backround, training, professional credentials and work experience. 

MICHAEL DAVID KOTZEN, DPM

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: October 25, 1974
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Deerfield High School, Illinois 1989-1993
The University of Arizona, Tucson 1993-1998
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, Cleveland 1998-2003

POST DOCTORAL TRAINING:

Residency in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery (RPR, PSR-24) 2003-2006
Medical Center of Kingwood,Texas                                                           

LICENSURE:

California License Number: E4686       

HOSPITAL/SURGERY CENTER APPOINTMENTS:

St. Joseph Medical Center, Burbank, California
San Gabriel Valley Medical Center, San Gabriel, California
Valley Presbyterian Hospital, Van Nuys, California
Encino Plaza Surgical Center, Encino, California

CURRENT AND PAST PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS:

American Podiatric Medical Association
American Diabetes Association
American Association Podiatric Practice Management
California Podiatric Medical Association
Los Angeles County Podiatric Medical Society

CURRENT AND PAST PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

American Heart Association BLS Certification
American Heart Association ACLS Certification
El Nino Clinic, Reynosa, Mexico
Harris County Health Fair Physician Volunteer
Houston Marathon Physician Volunteer
Futura-CSI Cadaver Workshop
Special Olympics Physician Volunteer
Run For The Cure Volunteer
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Run Volunteer
A/V Volunteer at TPMA “The Big Meeting”
Kingwood “School Days” Physician Volunteer
Depuy-External Fixation Workshop
Koby Surgical-Plantar Fascial Release and Neuroma Decompression
Pfizer-COX2 Inhibitors Update
3M-Casting Workshop
KMI-Cadaveric Joint Prosthesis Workshop
KCI-Applications of WoundVac Therapy in Podiatry
HealthTronics-Ossatron Certification Workshop
Jobst-Compression Therapy in Podiatry
Arthrex-Bone Anchors and Tendodesis
Harvest-Protein Rich Plasma Applications for Podiatry
Dermik-Podiatric Dermatology Pearls
UTSAHSC-Diabetic Foot Update
Dynasplint-Applications in Podiatric Rehabilitation
Langer Labs–Durable Medical Equipment
Dermpath–Biopsy Workshop

PRESENTATIONS:

Atrophie Blanche
Complications of HAV Surgery
Introduction and Evaluation of HAV
Vertical Talus
Triple Arthrodesis
Puncture Wounds
Rheumatoid Forefoot Reconstruction
Soft Tissue Masses
Calcaneal Fractures
Local Anesthetics

HOBBIES AND INTERESTS:

Basketball, Golf, Tennis, Mountain Biking, Guitar, Computers, Finance, Photography, and Travel.

REFERENCES:

Ronald S. Lepow, D.P.M. (Podiatric Mentor)
Houston, Texas(713) 790-0530

Jack Morgan, D.P.M. (Podiatric Mentor)
Monterey Park, California(626) 288-2760

Randal M. Lepow, D.P.M. (Residency Director)
Houston, Texas (281) 348-3338

Ronald M. Willis (Long-term family friend)
Chicago, Illinois (773) 472-5246

15243 Vanowen St., #411B
Van Nuys, CA 91405


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