Associate Professor


Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science (2003)
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (2006), Podiatric Medicine & Surgery
Barry University School of Graduate Medical Sciences (2007), Podiatric Sports Medicine & Surgery

Research Interest

  • Ankle and Foot Sports Injuries
  • Ankle and Foot Reconstruction and Revision Surgery
  • Ankle and Foot Trauma
  • Use of Advanced Imaging of Calcaneal Fractures to improve surgical reconstruction of the calcaneus


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Are Readmission and Reoperation Rates for Lower Extremity Necrotizing Fasciitis Different Between Patients With and Without Diabetes Mellitus?
Ahn J, Farahani F, Raspovic KM, Liu GT, Lalli TA, VanPelt MD, Nakonezny PA, Wukich DK, J Foot Ankle Surg 2021 Jul
The Impact of Hospitalization for Diabetic Foot Infection on Health-Related Quality of Life: Utilizing PROMIS.
Johnson MJ, Wukich DK, Nakonezny PA, Lavery LA, La Fontaine J, Ahn J, Truong DH, Liu GT, VanPelt M, Kim PJ, Raspovic KM, J Foot Ankle Surg 2021 Jul


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Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Educator Award
    UT Southwestern Department of Prosthetics-Orthotics (2019)
  • Young Practitioner Award
    Texas Podiatric Medical Association, Annual Meeting (2011)
  • Dr. Harold Feder Orthopaedic Award
    The Scholl College Podiatric Medicine Finch University Health Science (2001)
  • Award Outstanding Contribution & Scholarly Research Area of Science/Technology
    University of Arkansas Pine Bluff School of Arts Science (1998)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Sports Medicine (2011-2017)
  • American College Of Foot And Ankle Surgeons (2010-2021)
  • American College of Podiatric Sports Medicine (2007-2021)
  • American Podiatric Medical Association (2003-2021)
  • Texas Podiatric Medical Association (2003-2021)