Joseph R. Disabato, DPM

Foot & Ankle Surgeon located in Charlottesville, VA & Culpeper, VA

About Dr. Disabato

Joseph R. Disabato, DPM, of Virginia Foot & Ankle Associates in Charlottesville and Culpeper, Virginia, is a native of Altoona, Pennsylvania and has been in private practice since 1994. He has been trained in traditional podiatric and orthopaedic surgical methods. Dr. Disabato has undergone specialized training in reconstructive surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, plastic surgery, total ankle joint replacement surgery and the Russian Ilizarov Method. He has studied reconstructive and trauma surgery of the lower extremity throughout the USA, Europe, South America, and Russia. His practice encompasses all aspects of foot and ankle care including simple and complex deformity management, medical and surgical intervention of traumatic injuries, microsurgical procedures, total ankle replacement surgery, preventive and interventional management of diabetic foot, ankle and leg complications.


Undergraduate

Bachelor of Science - Chemistry, Saint Francis University - Loretto, Pennsylvania


Medical

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine - Kent State University, College of Podiatric Medicine (OCPM) - Cleveland, Ohio


Residency

Reconstructive and Trauma Foot and Ankle Surgery

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - MHBC - Bedford/Johnstown, Pennsylvania


Fellowship

Lower Extremity Surgery/Osteosynthesis/External Fixation - Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopedics - Kurgan, Russia

Lower Extremity Surgery/Osteosynthesis/External Fixation, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology. Director: Alexander Kirienko, MD, Istituto Clinico Humanitas Hospital - Milano, Italy


Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (Foot and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery)

Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine


Professional Organizations

American Podiatric Medical Association

Virginia Podiatric Medical Association

American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair

Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Fellow, American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine

Fellow, Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons

American Microsurgical Orthoplastic Society


Hospital/Surgery Center Affiliations

Sentara/Martha Jefferson Hospital

Novant Health/UVA, Culpeper Medical Center and Culpeper Surgery Center

Monticello Community Surgery Center


Interesting Facts

Dr. Disabato enjoys fitness training, GP and dirt track motorcycle riding.

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Joseph R. Disabato, DPM, of Virginia Foot & Ankle Associates in Charlottesville and Culpeper, Virginia, is a native of Altoona, Pennsylvania and has been in private practice since 1994. He has been trained in traditional podiatric and orthopaedic surgical methods. Dr. Disabato has undergone specialized training in reconstructive surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, plastic surgery, total ankle joint replacement surgery and the Russian Ilizarov Method. He has studied reconstructive and trauma surgery of the lower extremity throughout the USA, Europe, South America, and Russia. His practice encompasses all aspects of foot and ankle care including simple and complex deformity management, medical and surgical intervention of traumatic injuries, microsurgical procedures, total ankle replacement surgery, preventive and interventional management of diabetic foot, ankle and leg complications.


Undergraduate

Bachelor of Science - Chemistry, Saint Francis University - Loretto, Pennsylvania


Medical

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine - Kent State University, College of Podiatric Medicine (OCPM) - Cleveland, Ohio


Residency

Reconstructive and Trauma Foot and Ankle Surgery

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - MHBC - Bedford/Johnstown, Pennsylvania


Fellowship

Lower Extremity Surgery/Osteosynthesis/External Fixation - Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopedics - Kurgan, Russia

Lower Extremity Surgery/Osteosynthesis/External Fixation, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology. Director: Alexander Kirienko, MD, Istituto Clinico Humanitas Hospital - Milano, Italy


Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (Foot and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery)

Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine


Professional Organizations

American Podiatric Medical Association

Virginia Podiatric Medical Association

American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair

Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Fellow, American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine

Fellow, Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons

American Microsurgical Orthoplastic Society


Hospital/Surgery Center Affiliations

Sentara/Martha Jefferson Hospital

Novant Health/UVA, Culpeper Medical Center and Culpeper Surgery Center

Monticello Community Surgery Center


Interesting Facts

Dr. Disabato enjoys fitness training, GP and dirt track motorcycle riding.


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