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

Amputation and infection are the greatest fears in patients with diabetes foot complications.
Wukich DK, Raspovic KM, Jupiter DC, Heineman N, Ahn J, Johnson MJ, Liu GT, VanPelt MD, Lafontaine J, Lavery L, Kim P, Nakonezny PA, J Diabetes Complications 2022 Jul 36 7 108222
One- and Two-Year Analysis of a Five-Year Prospective Multicenter Study Assessing Radiographic and Patient-Reported Outcomes Following Triplanar First Tarsometatarsal Arthrodesis With Early Weightbearing for Symptomatic Hallux Valgus.
Liu GT, Chhabra A, Dayton MJ, Dayton PD, Duke WJ, Farber DC, Hatch DJ, Kile DA, Koay J, McAleer JP, Raissi A, Raspovic KM, Santrock RD, Taylor RP, VanPelt MD, Wukich DK, J Foot Ankle Surg 2022 Apr


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