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Joseph Drago, D.P.M.


Education Two year medical-surgical residency certificate, Lindell Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri from 1981-1983.
  New York College of Podiatric Medicine, NY, D.P.M. 1977-1981
  Tulane University, New Orleans, LA., BS., 1973-1977
  LaSalle Military Academy, Oakdale, NY. 1973
   
Podiatric Experience Private practice 25 years
 

Lindell Hospital, July 1971-June 1983, Extensive training in Podiatric Medicine.

  Surgery, forefoot and rear foot, two years
   
Hospital Privleges DePaul Hospital
  Des Peres Hospital
  St. Anthony's Hospital
  St. Mary Health Center
  Surgical Center of St. Louis
   
Professional Papers/Presentations "Emphysenatous Cellulitis in the Diabetic" Journal of the American Podiatry Association, April 1981
  "Elevated Temperature in the Postoperative Patient" Journal of Foot Surgery, November 1982
  "Evaluation of Postoperative Care for Phenol Nail Procedures" JFS., September 1983
  "Fever in the Postoperative Patient": Presentation Missouri State Podiatry Society, Kansas City, Missouri, October 1982. Midwest Podiatry Conference, Chicago, Illinois 1984
  "Scintigraphic Evaluation of the Diabetic Foot" JFS., January 1984
  "Comprehensive Review of Hallux Limitus JFS. 1984
   
Honors 1982 Annual Award for Excellence in Medical Writing in The Journal of Foot Surgery, second place
  Pi Delta National Podiatry Honor society
  Cum Laude Graduate, NYCPM
   
Professional Affiliations Fellow, American College of Foot Surgeons
  Diplomate, American Board Podiatric Surgery
  Member, A.P.M.A
  Past President, St. Louis Podiatric Medical Society
  Past President, Missouri Podiatric Medical Association