Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency

Program Director: Gene Caicco, DPM
Program Coordinator: Stacy Cavender
3 Year Training Program
3 Approved Position

The Ascension Podiatry Experience

About our Program

Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital (AMOH) Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medicine Education (CPME) and the Joint Residency Review Committee (JRRC), and includes training at AMOH Warren 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 physician 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 month 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. 


Mission Statement

To create a nurturing environment for young podiatric physicians in a multidisciplinary setting  necessary to improve the quality of life of those in need.  This skill set is best to build with the help of all specialties guiding 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.

Vision

The Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program will provide the education and training necessary to develop our next generation of podiatric physicians. 


Values 

AMOH Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program offers: 

  • Comprehensive Training Rotation     
  • Technical  Opportunities
  • Challenging Rotations
  • Challenging Didactics
  • Academic Opportunities
  • Bi-Monthly Journal Club
  • Monthly Cadaver Lab
  • Weekly Textbook Chapter Reviews

    For additional information about our program please contact our Program Coordinator, Stacy Cavender, stacy.cavender@ascension.org