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OrthoNeuro Expands Foot & Ankle Services to Include Podiatry

OrthoNeuro announced that Ralph J. Napolitano, Jr., DPM, CWSP, FACFAS will join our multi-specialty physician practice March 1st, 2017.  This addition will expand OrthoNeuro’s foot and ankle division to include additional surgical and non-surgical treatment options and wound care for the foot, ankle, and lower extremity.

Dr. Napolitano is a double board-certified podiatrist and wound care specialist physician (CWSP).  He specializes in medicine, surgery and wound care of the foot, ankle and lower leg. He was the first podiatrist in the state of Ohio to earn the board certification Certified Wound Specialist Physician (CWSP).  Areas of special clinical interest and research include: general podiatric medicine and surgery, wound care and healing, diabetic limb preservation and surgical limb salvage, digital joint replacement and preservation surgery in the foot, lower extremity dermatology and infectious diseases, custom foot orthotics, gait analysis and athletic shoe gear consulting, aesthetic podiatry and laser care. 

Dr. Napolitano is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and American Board of Wound Management.  He is also a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and Ohio Foot and Ankle Medical Association.  He holds clinical privileges at numerous area hospitals, surgery centers, and wound care centers.

He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Music from Baldwin-Wallace College(University) in Berea, Ohio and his medical degree from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio.  He completed his residency training in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Heritage Valley Health System in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was fortunate to earn both academic and music scholarships as well as honors and distinctions throughout his undergraduate and professional schooling career.

Dr. Napolitano is now accepting new patients.  He will begin treating patients on March 1st at OrthoNeuro’s New Albany and Pickerington locations. To schedule an appointment, please contact us at 614-890-6555 or click HERE.