Ronald Belczyk

DPM

DR. BELCZYK

 

Appointments

9/2015-Present
Consultant Physician
Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery
Center for Reconstruction and Wound Healing Sherman Oaks Hospital – Sherman Oaks, CA

02/2015-8/2015
Medical Director
Amputation Prevention Center
Sherman Oaks Hospital – Sherman Oaks, CA

2015-Present
Department Chair
Amputation Prevention Subcommittee Dept of Surgery
Sherman Oaks Hospital – Sherman Oaks, CA

2014- 2015
Associate Medical Director
Sherman Oaks Hospital – Sherman Oaks, CA

2014-Present
Educational Chairman
Sherman Oaks Hospital – Sherman Oaks, CA

2010-Present
Consultant Physician
Valley Presbyterian Hospital – Van Nuys, CA

2012-2015
Fellowship Director
Surgical Limb Salvage
Western University of Health Sciences
College of Podiatric Medicine
Amputation Prevention Center
Sherman Oaks Hospital – Sherman Oaks, Ca

2011-Present
Assistant Clinical Professor
Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
Western University of Health Sciences
College of Podiatric Medicine – Pomona, CA

2011-2011
Department Chair
Patient Safety Committee
Valley Presbyterian Hospital – Van Nuys, Ca

2014- Present
Adjunct Teaching Faculty
Chino Valley Medical Center Podiatric Surgery Residency – Chino, CA

2013- present
Adjunct Teaching Faculty
Silver Lake Medical Center Podiatric Surgery Residency – Los Angeles, CA

2011-Present
Adjunct Teaching Faculty
White Memorial Podiatric Surgery Residency – Los Angeles, CA

2010-Present
Adjunct Teaching Faculty
Cedars Sinai Podiatric Surgery Residency – Los Angeles, CA

2009 – 2010
Assistant Professor
Podiatric Surgical Residency
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio – San Antonio, TX
Department of Orthopaedics

2008 – 2009
Clinical Instructor
Podiatric Surgical Residency
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
San Antonio, TX Department of Orthopaedics

Education and Training

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio 2008- 2009 San Antonio, TX

Department of Orthopaedics

Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship Under the mentorship of Thomas Zgonis, DPM

General Hospital & Metropolitan Hospital 2009 Department of Orthopaedics and Surgery

Athens, Greece Ilizarov Fellowship

Under the mentorship of Vasilios Polyzois, MD, PhD Duration: 1 week

Clinica Luganese 2009

Lugano, Switzerland AO Fellowship

Under the mentorship of PD Dr. med. Kaj Klaue Duration: 4 weeks

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 2007 – 2008 Pittsburgh, PA

Department of Orthopaedics Foot and Ankle Fellowship

Under the mentorship of Dane Wukich, MD

Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center for Restorative 2007 Traumatology and Orthopaedics

Kurgan, Russia Ilizarov Fellowship

Under the mentorship of Professor V. Shevtsov Duration: 6 weeks

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 2004 – 2007 Pittsburgh, PA

Podiatric Surgery Residency

Samuel Merritt College 2000 – 2004

California College of Podiatric Medicine Oakland, CA

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

 

University of California- San Diego 1998 – 2000 La Jolla, CA

B.A. Cultural Anthropology

Relevant Experience

ADA, ERP DSMES Recognition Symposium LA, 2016 ACFAS, 75th Annual Scientific Conference, 2016

What are the codes that Trigger Audits in Podiatry and What is the Appropriate Documentation to Survive them, PICA, 2015

SAWC, Fall, 2015

19th Annual Max Gaspar Symposium Contemporary Management of Challenging Vascular Complications, 2015

Fourth Annual Diabetic Foot Update, 2014

Fix it. Fuse it. Foot and Ankle Course. Techniques in Forefoot, Hindfoot, And Ankle Reconstruction, 2014

Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2014 ACFAS, 72nd Annual Scientific Conference, 2014 Introductory Course in Hyperbaric Medicine, 2014 Convamed Foot and Ankle Course, 2013

Luna Summit for Wound Care, 2013 Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference, 2013 Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2013 DFCon, 2013

ACFAS, 71st Annual Scientific Conference, 2013 Chicago Flap Cadaver Dissection Skills Workshop, 2012 Chicago Lower Extremity Surgical Symposium, 2012 Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2012

Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference, 2012 Master Charcot Roundtable Course, 2012 DFCon, 2012

Star Ankle Implant Cadaver lab, 2011 DFCon, 2011

ACFAS, Complex Foot/ Ankle Applications Circular External Fixators, 2011 ACFAS, Techniques in Revisional Surgery Workshop, 2011

ACFAS, Complex Techniques in Diabetic Reconstruction Workshop, 2011 ACFAS, 69th Annual Scientific Conference, 2011

Advanced Foot and Ankle Dissection Course for Podiatrists, Stryker, 2011 External Fixation for the Foot & Ankle- Wright Medical, San Antonio, TX 2009 4th Annual International External Fixation Symposium, 2008

ACFAS, Advanced Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy Skills Course, 2008 UPMC, Synthes IM Nail workshop, 2008

ACFAS, Challenging Foot and Ankle Procedures Course, 2007

 

ACFAS, 65th Annual Scientific Conference, 2007 UPMC, Basics of External Fixation Course, 2006 ACFAS, No Bones About It- Soft tissue Course, 2006

Ponsetti Method at Baltimore Limb Deformity Course, 2006 Advanced AO course in Internal Fixation, 2006

ACFAS, 64th Annual Scientific Conference, 2006 ACFAS, Trauma Surgical Skills Course, 2006 ACFAS, Plastic Surgery Surgical Skills Courses, 2006

ACFAS, Major Foot Deformity External Fixation Pre-Conference Workshop, 2006

External Fixation Course, Pre-meeting Workshop Diabetic Foot Update, 2005 ACFAS, Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy Surgical Skills Course, 2005

UPMC, Versa Nail Course, 2005

Diabetic Foot Update: Charcot Reconstruction, 2005

Current Concepts in Foot & Ankle Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, 2005 ACFAS, Advanced External Fixation, Taylor Spatial Frames, 2005 Baltimore Limb Deformity Course, 2005

Advanced External Fixation, Taylor Spatial Frame, 2005 West Penn Foot and Ankle Symposium, 2005

AO Basics of Internal Fixation, 2005

Charcot Reconstruction Utilizing External Fixation: A Surgical Workshop, 2004 ACFAS Foot and Ankle Applications of Circular Frames, 2004

Presentations

11th Annual International External Fixation Symposium- Dec.10-12 Topic Pending

Audience: Audience: Physicians, Residents, Students

Sherman Oaks Hospital Community Education Series- June 9, 2016 Diabetes and Wound Healing

Audience: Attendings, medical staff, nurses, patients

One Generation Community Education- April 20, 2016 Nutrition and Wound Healing

Audience: local community members

Sherman Oaks Hospital Community Education Series Nutrition and Wound Healing

Audience: Attendings, medical staff, patients

UCSD Grand Rounds, Dept of Plastic Surgery, 2015 Diabetic Charcot Foot

 

Audience: Attendings, Residents, Students Sherman Oaks Street Fair. 2015.

Advanced Diabetic Complications and its Reconstruction. Audience: General Public.

Smith and Nephew Ilizarov Meeting March 13, 2015 Charcot Reconstruction- Basics Overview

Audience: Surgeons, Residents, Students, Company Reps

North Carolina Regional Conference, 2015 Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention Audience: Podiatry Faculty, Residents, Students

Fourth Annual Diabetic Foot Update, 2014 Routine Foot Care versus L.E.A.P. Audience: Physicians, Residents, Students

Fourth Annual Diabetic Foot Update, 2014

Charcot Foot Update: Do We Have To Fix Everyone Audience: Physicians, Residents, Students

Fourth Annual Diabetic Foot Update, 2014

How to Minimize Recurrent Ulcerations: The Surgeons’s View Audience: Physicians, Residents, Students

White Memorial Hospital Podiatry Residency Program, 2014 Diabetic Ulceration Pathogenesis and Limb Salvage Audience: Podiatry Faculty, Residents, Students

Lecture Series- Sherman Oaks Hospital, 2014 Wound Care- Diabetic Limb Salvage Audience: Residents, Nursing, Administration

Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2014 How Different is the Diabetic Patient Really? Audience: Podiatric surgeons

Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2014

An Evidence Based Strategy for the Debridement Arsenal Audience: Podiatric surgeons

UCSD Grand Rounds, Dept. Plastic Surgery, 2014 Diabetic Limb Salvage

Audience: Residents, Attendings, Students.

 

ACFAS, 72nd Annual Scientific Conference, 2014 How Fellowship Helped Me…or Not

Audience: Podiatric Surgeons

Visiting Professor UPMC, 2013

Indications for Circular Ring Fixation and Frame Considerations with lab Audience: UPMC Podiatry Residents and Fellows

Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2013 Advanced Therapies: Are They Really Useful? Audience: Podiatric surgeons

Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2013 Considering Other Causes for Non-Healing Ulcers Audience: Podiatric surgeons

Western Foot and Ankle Conference, 2013 Complicated Case Panel

Audience: Podiatric surgeons

DFCon, 2013

Complicated Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Tricks

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Wound care specialists, Vascular surgeons, Nursing, Physical therapy

DFCon, 2013

Workshop Next-Gen Wound Assessment from 3D I see U to EPT’s to ICG Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Wound care specialists, Vascular surgeons, Nursing, Physical therapy

DFCon, 2013

Transmetatarsal Amputation

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Wound care specialists, Vascular surgeons, Nursing, Physical therapy

DFCon, 2013

Strategies to Simplify Wound Care: From Dressings to Devices Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Wound care specialists, Vascular surgeons, Nursing, Physical therapy

DFCon, 2012

Wound healing devices

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Wound care specialists, Vascular surgeons, Nursing, Physical therapy

 

Master Charcot Roundtable Course, 2012 Soft Tissue Envelope of the Charcot Foot Audience: Podiatrists

Region Three APMA, 2011

Plastic Surgery Techniques in the Diabetic Foot Audience: Podiatrists, residents and medical students

Region Three APMA, 2011

Fusions in the Diabetic Foot, Improving the Difficult Audience: Podiatrists, residents and medical students

Unite Xenograft Webinar, 2011

Complex Reconstruction of Diabetic Foot and Ankle Wounds Utilizing Unite Biomatrix to Transform Chronicity into Acute Healing

Audience: Synovis Company Representatives

DFCon, 2011

Hope for Heels and Healing: Treating Heel Wounds and Others with Dressings Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Wound care specialists

Synthes Educational Foot and Ankle Lecture Series, 2010 AO Basic Foundations

MPJ Fusion Scarf Osteotomy

Basic Fundamentals, Biology, and Foot Biomechanics.

Podiatric Surgery Board Review Course. 4th Annual International External Fixation Symposium, 2008

Ankle fractures.

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, residents and medical students

Podiatric Surgery Board Review Course. 4th Annual International External Fixation Symposium, 2008

Compartment Syndrome and Crush Injuries.

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, residents and medical students

4th Annual International External Fixation Symposium, 2008

Live Cadaveric Dissection Course- Plastic Surgical Reconstruction of the Diabetic Foot (STSG, local, muscle and pedicle flaps)

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, residents and medical students

 

4th Annual International External Fixation Symposium, 2008

Live Cadaveric Dissection Course- Charcot Foot and Ankle Reconstruction-

Circular External Fixators

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, residents and medical students

4th Annual International External Fixation Symposium, 2008

Workshop moderator: Charcot Midfoot Fusion and Ankle Fusion- Ilizarov Frame

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, residents and medical students

Cadaveric Lab: Bunion Correction, 2008

Audience: UTHSCSA Podiatric residents and students

Cadaveric Lab: Ankle Fractures, 2008

Audience: UTHSCSA Podiatric residents and students

Current Concepts in Foot and Ankle Surgery. UPMC Southside 8th Annual Podiatry Conference, 2008

Silent Neuropathic Fracture-Dislocations: Stage 0 Charcot

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Podiatrists, residents, medical students

UPMC Resident Lecture Series, 2008 Deformity Planning

Audience: Podiatric surgeons, residents

UPMC Basics of External Fixation Course, 2008 History of Ilizarov

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic Surgeons, residents

UPMC Basics of External Fixation Course, 2008 Basics of External Fixation

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic Surgeons, residents

Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle & Compartment Syndrome.

Conference: An Anatomical Perspective to the Examination and Management of Common Foot and Ankle Pathologies, 2007

Audience: Department of Physical Therapy at Duquesne University.

Current Concepts in Foot and Ankle Surgery. UPMC Southside 7th Annual Podiatry Conference, 2007

 

Complications with External Fixation in patients with diabetes

Audience: Podiatric and Orthopaedic surgeons, Podiatrists, residents, medical students

UPMC Resident Lecture Series, 2006 The Malaligned Ankle

Audience: Department of Podiatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

UPMC Resident Lecture Series, 2006 The Equinovarus Deformity

Audience: Department of Podiatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

UPMC Resident Lecture Series, 2006 Metatarsus Adductus

Audience: Department of Podiatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

UPMC Basics of External Fixation Course, 2006 Principles of Deformity Planning

Audience: Department of Podiatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

Cadaver Lab Instruction, 2006 Basic Suturing Techniques

Audience: Department of Podiatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

Charcot Reconstruction, 2005

Review of Literature and Case Presentation

Audience: Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

Pre-dislocation Syndrome, 2005 Review of Literature

Audience: Department of Podiatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

Lisfranc’s Fracture Dislocation, 2005 Case Presentation

Audience: Department of Podiatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

Abstracts

  1. Pougatsch, D, Shum, K, Belczyk R, Rogers L. Human Amniotic Membrane Allograft to Treat Diabetic Foot Ulcers with Exposed Bone and Tendon. Symposium on Advanced Wound Care. April 2014.
  1. Shum K, Pougatsch D, Rogers L, Belczyk R. Case Series of 49 Consecutive Transmetatarsal Amputations-Preserving length and Function:

 

A Perspective from the Vascular and Podiatric Surgeon. ACFAS 2014.

  1. Shum K, Pougatsch D, Rogers L, Belczyk R. Outcomes of Charcot Reconstruction in Complex Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Previously Offered Amputation. Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference. 2013.
  1. Pougatsch D, Shum K, Belczyk R. Topical Botanical Ointment as an Alternative Treatment for Non-Healing Lower Extremity Wounds of Various Etiologies. Symposium on Advanced Wound Care. Sept. 2013.
  1. Lee L, Rogers L, Belczyk R, Andros G. Limitations of the Angiosome Theory in Predicting Diabetic Foot Ulceration and Healing. Southern California Vascular Surgical Society. 30th Annual Meeting. 2012.
  1. Belczyk R, Wukich, D. Complications Encountered with Circular Ring Fixation in Diabetic Populations.

E-Poster. AOFAS meeting. 2007

Abstract publication. American Diabetes Association’s 67th Scientific Session. 2007

Poster. ACFAS 65th Annual Scientific Conference. 2007

  1. Belczyk R. Radiographic Analysis After Charcot Midfoot Reconstruction. Poster. ACFAS 64th Annual Scientific Conference. 2005
  1. Ganiats T, Belczyk R. Whose Preferences? The Effect of Perspective on Time Preference.

Journal of the International Society for Quality of Life Research. 1999

Journal of Medical Decision Making. 1999

Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Belczyk R, Pougatsch D, Sung W, Rogers L. (2013). A Case Report for Treatment of Osteomyelitis of the Great Toe in a Patient with Diabetes using the Extended Reverse Flow Extensor Digitorum Brevis Muscle Flap. Journal of Diabetic Foot Complications. 5(2): 48-54.
  1. Belczyk R, Rogers L, Andros G. (2010). External Fixation Techniques for Plastic and Surgical Reconstruction of the Diabetic Foot. Clin Podiatr Med Surg 28(4): 649-660.
  1. Ramanujam CL, Wade J, Selbst B, Belczyk R, Zgonis T. (2010). Recurrent Acute Compartment Syndrome of the Foot following a Calcaneal Fracture Repair. Clin Podiatr Med Surg 27(3): 469-474.

 

  1. Belczyk R, Ramanujam CL, et al. (2010). Combined Midfoot Arthrodesis, Muscle Flap Coverage, and Circular External Fixation for the Chronic Ulcerated Charcot Deformity. Foot Ankle Spec. Feb; 3(1): 40-44.
  1. Langlois MR, Derk F, Belczyk R, Zgonis T. (2010). Trimethoprim- Sulfamethoxazole-Induced Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: A Case Report. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. Jul-aug; 100(4): 299-303.
  1. Racz R, Belczyk R, et al. (2010). Synovial Sarcoma of the Foot: A Case Report. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. May-Jun; 100(3): 216-219.
  1. Ramanujam CL, Belczyk R, et al. (2009). Bone Growth Stimulation for Foot and Ankle Nonunions. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. Oct; 26(4): 607-618.
  1. Belczyk R, Stapleton JJ, Blume PA, Zgonis T. (2009). Plantar Foot Donor Site as a Harvest of a Split- Thickness Skin Graft. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. Jul;26(3):

493-497.

  1. Belczyk R, Stapleton JJ, Grossman J, Zgonis T. (2009). Complications and Revisional Hallux Valgus Surgery. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. July;26 (3): 475-484.
  1. Belczyk R, Stapleton JJ, Zgonis T, Polyzois VD. (2009). A Case Report of a Simultaneous Local Osteochondral Autografting and Ankle Arthrodiastasis for the Treatment of a Talar Dome Defect. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. April;26 (2): 335-342.
  1. Stapleton JJ, Belczyk R, Zgonis T, Polyzois VD. (2009). Combined Medial Displacement Calcaneal Osteotomy, Subtalar Joint Arthrodesis, and Ankle Arthrodiastasis for End- Stage Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. Apr; 26(2): 325-333.
  1. Belczyk R, Stapleton JJ, Zgonis, T. (2009). A Case Report of a Double Advancement Flap Closure Combined with an Ilizarov Technique for the Chronic Plantar Forefoot Ulceration. Int J Low Extrem Wounds. Mar;8(1): 31- 36. Epub 2009 Jan 22.
  1. Stapleton JJ, Belczyk R, Zgonis T. (2009). Surgical Treatment of Calcaneal Malunions and and Postraumatic Deformities. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. Jan;26(1): 79-90.
  1. Stapleton JJ, Belczyk R, Zgonis T. (2009). Revisional Charcot Foot and Ankle Surgery. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. Jan;26(1): 127- 139.
  1. Wukich DK, Belczyk RJ, Burns PR, Frykberg RG. (2008). Complications Encountered with Circular Ring Fixation in patients with Diabetes Mellitus. Foot Ankle Int. Oct;29(10): 994-1000.

 

  1. Belczyk RJ, Wukich DK. (2008). Stage 0 Charcot: Foot and Ankle Special Interest Group. Orthop Phys Ther Pract. 20(3):146-7.
  1. Belczyk RJ, Sung W, Wukich DK. (2008). Technical Tip: A Simple Method for Proper Placement of an Intramedullary Nail Entry Point for Tibiotalocalcaneal or Tibiocalcaneal Arthrodesis. The Foot and Ankle Journal. Sept;1(9)4.
  1. Belczyk RJ, Combs D, Wukich DK. (2008). Tips and Techniques: Conical Shaping of Structural Allografts for Bone Block arthrodesis in failed first MPJ arthroplasty. The Foot and Ankle Journal. Aug;1(8):4.
  1. Belczyk RJ, Wukich DK. (2008). Clinical Tip: Extraction of a difficult to remove intramedullary antibiotic rod in the ankle. The Foot and Ankle Journal. Aug;1(8):4.
  1. Frykberg RG, Belczyk R. (2008) Epidemiology of the Charcot Foot. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. 2008 Jan;25(1):17-28.
  1. Wukich DK, Belczyk RJ. (2006) An Introduction to the Taylor Spatial Frame for Foot and Ankle Applications. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. Jan; 16(1): 2-9.
  1. Belczyk RJ, Wukich DK. (2006) Correction of Rockerbottom Deformity Using the Butt Frame. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. Jan; 16(1): 23-31.

Non-Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Vincetti R, Belczyk R. (2014). Can the Flexor Digitorum Brevis help manage a soft tissue defect following open total calcanectomy? Podiatry Management. In Print
  2. Pougatsch D, Shum K, Belczyk R. (2013). Reverse Sural Artery Adipofascial Turndown Flap for Ulceration with Achilles Exposure. Podiatry Management. In Print.
  3. Pougatsch D, Belczyk R. (2013). Chronic Wounds in the Diabetic Population with End-Stage Renal Disease. Podiatry Management. Volume 32. Issue 6.
  4. Chan V, Pougatsch D, Belczyk R. (2013). Current Insights On Treating Ankle Fractures in Patients with Diabetes. Podiatry Today. Volume 26. Issue 6.

 

  1. Belczyk R, Chan V. (2013). The Extended Distally Based Extensor Digitorum Brevis Muscle Flap for Coverage of Hallux Osteomyelitis in a Patient with Diabetes. Podiatry Today. Volume 26. Issue 3.
  1. Belczyk R in article (2013). Podiatrists and Vascular Surgeons: An Evolving Relationship. Podiatry Management. Vol 32. Number 1.
  1. Shum K, Belczyk R, Rogers L, Andros G. (2012). Can Great Toe Pedicle Flaps Have an Impact for Complicated DFU’s ? Podiatry Today. Vol 25. Issue 8.
  1. Belczyk R. Case 3: A Split- Thickness graft donor site. Using a Flexibly Cross linked Acellular Biomatrix in Clinical Practice: Case Reports. Wounds International. 2012
  2. Pougatsch D, Belczyk R, Rogers L, Andros G. (2011) Considerations for Revascularization in Patients with Diabetes. Podiatry Management. Vol. 30. Issue 9.
  3. Belczyk R, Rogers L, Andros G. (2011). Can the Medial Plantar Artery Flap Be Beneficial for Diabetic Heel Ulcers? Podiatry Today. Vol 24. Issue 10.
  1. Belczyk R, Rogers L, Andros G. (2010). Proximally Based Abductor Digiti Minimi Muscle Flap for Plantar Heel Ulcers. Podiatry Management. Jan.
  1. Belczyk R. Abstract Reviews. Compendium of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. 2003
  1. Belczyk R., Rodriguez, R. Achilles Tendonitis. Sports Medicine Podiatric Handbook. 2003
  1. Belczyk R. The Legal Environment of Podiatry. The Foot and Ankle Journal. 2002
  1. Belczyk R. Introduction of Shoes. Sports Medicine Podiatric Handbook.

2002

Book Chapters

  1. Belczyk R, Rogers L, Andros G. The Diabetic Foot. In Moore W. Current Therapy in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. A Comprehensive Review, 8th edition. Elsevier. 2012.
  1. Belczyk R, Rogers L, Andros G. Cutaneous Ulcers in the Neuro-Ischemic Diabetic foot. In Stanely; Current Therapy in Vascular and Endovascular

 

Surgery, 5th edition. Elsevier. 2014.

  1. Jeffries LC, Rodriguez RH, Belczyk R, Zgonis T. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for the Complicated Diabetic Foot Wounds. In: Zgonis T. Surgical Reconstruction of the Diabetic Foot and Ankle. Philadelphia, PA, USA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2009.
  1. Martin RL, Carcia CR, Belczyk R, Wukich DK. Foot and Ankle. In: Sueki D, Brechter J, eds. Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Clinical Advisor. Foot and Ankle. Maryland Heights: Mosby Elsevier; 2010:252-264.
  1. Wukich DK, Belczyk RJ. Silent Neuropathic Bone Injuries and Dislocations – Stage 0. In: Frykberg RG, ed. The Diabetic Charcot Foot: Principles and Management. Brooklandville, MD: Data Trace Publishing Company; 2010:117-130.

Basic Science Research

Student researcher in biochemistry lab, studied ribosomal translocation. The Simpson Joseph Research Group. UC San Diego. 1998-1999.

Awards

Pride in Profession. Valley Presbyterian Award. 2013 Golden Sneaker Award. JDRF. 2011

Synthes Educational Grant. 2006

Foundation for Excellence in Podiatric Medicine Scholarship. 2002

State Licensure

California Texas

Professional Memberships

American Board of Podiatric Surgery-Board Qualified in Foot Surgery Board Qualified in Reconstructive Rearfoot/ Ankle Surgery

American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons American Podiatric Medical Association American Diabetes Association

AO Alumni

Society for Vascular Surgery Associate member

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Skills

Spanish

Media Appearances

  1. Radio co-host. Up on Medicine- LA Talk Radio. 8/14- present
  2. Radio Appearance. The digital doctor. Jeff Levy. 2/14/14.
  3. Television appearance. Univision. 8/15/13.
  1. KABC. Radio appearance. Peter Tillman and Dr. Kipper. The Medical Show. 7/20/13.
  1. Radio Appearance. The digital doctor. Jeff Levy. 7/10/13.
  1. The Charcot Foot. American Health Journal- PBS SoCal. 5/14/13.
  1. Radio appearance. The digital doctor. Jeff Levy. 4/8/13.
  1. Center keeps elders on their feet. HealthyCal. 7/28/12.
  1. Linea Salud Med Expert. La Opinion. 6/15/12.
  1. Rude Awakening: Obesity. BBC America. 3/1/12.
  1. Cadaver feet help Valley Presbyterian doctor take next step in training. Daily News. 10/25/11.
  1. Big rig full of cadavers excites doctors. San Jose Mercury News. 10/25/11.
  1. Vons Funds Medical Program Using Apple Devices. San Fernando Valley Business Journal. 4/11/11.

Charitable/ Community Activities

  1. Chili Cook Off & Stroke Awareness. Encino, CA. April 30th, 2016.
  2. Career Fair & Health Expo. Valley College. CA. 2016.
  3. Spring into Wellness Health Expo. Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce. Sherman Oaks, CA. April 9th, 2016.
  4. American Diabetes Association Walk. Valencia, CA. 2015.

2. Foot screening. Sherman Oaks Street Fair. Sherman Oaks, CA. 2105

 

5. Foot screening. Taste of Encino Street Fair. Encino, CA. 2015.

3. Organizer of Fundraiser. Fritz Coleman Speaks to a Generation. A benefit for podiatric students at the College of Podiatric Medicine Western University of Health Sciences at the Ice House. Pasadena, CA. 2015

  1. American Diabetes Association Walk. Valencia, CA. 2014
  1. American Diabetes Expo. Los Angeles, CA. 2013.
  1. American Diabetes Expo. Los Angeles, CA. 2012.
  1. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk. Los Angeles, CA. 2012.
  1. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk. Los Angeles, CA. 2011.
  1. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk. Los Angeles, CA. 2010.

References

References Available Upon Request

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