Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency

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Program Director: Gene Caicco, D.P.M.
Program Coordinator: Melanie Moser

Training: Three-year program
Positions: Approved for three positions


Mission Statement

To create a nurturing environment for young podiatric physicians in a multidiscipline setting and procure the skill set necessary to improve the quality of life of those in need.  This skill set is best build with the help of all specialties quidding our residents through diagnostic thought processes and applying procedures both conservative and surgical with the patients best interests first and foremost.  As medicine continues to evolve, the contribution of many disciplines in the hospital setting putting forth the effort towards residency education, will always prove to graduate the best podiatric physicians to serve others.


About our Program


Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital (AAMOH) Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education (CPME) and the Joint Residency Review Committee (JRRC), and includes training at AMOH Oakland and Madison Heights Campus.


Residents rotate through nine area podiatric offices.
The department has more than 20 full-time faculty who participate in resident education. Staff physicians are diplomats of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and fellows of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Residents in this approved PMS-36 program will complete a three-year comprehensive training program, preparing them to diagnose and treat complex medical and surgical conditions of the foot and ankle. Following completion of training, the resident is eligible to take examinations in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.