Podiatric Medicine and Surgery: Foot and Ankle Team
JAMES A. CANCILLERI, DPM
Board Certified, American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
GREATER HARTFORD ORTHOPEDIC GROUP: August 2015 – Present
Podiatric Medicine and Surgery: Foot & Ankle Team
FOOT & ANKLE SPECIALISTS OF SOUTH JERSEY: January 4, 2015- July 31, 2015
Voorhees, N.J. Podiatric surgical group practice with multiple offices and treatment specialties ranging from podiatric sports medicine (consultant to the Philadelphia Flyers Professional Hockey Team) to a variety of common foot and ankle conditions. Also, the group is solely responsible for clinical and podiatric surgical care of “Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center Wound Care Center”, Camden, N.J.
RELIANCE MEDICAL GROUP: March 2014 – January, 2015 Northfield Podiatry and Pennsauken, N.J. Broadway Medical Practice
Responsible for a wide range of podiatric medicine and surgery with an emphasis on wound care, sports medicine, and other diseases, injuries, and chronic problems affecting the lower extremities, including but not limited to sprains, fractures, bunions, Achilles tendonopathy, heel pain, skin and nail problems, diabetic foot care.
ROTHMAN INSTITUTE ORTHOPAEDICS: October 2010 – August 2013
Foot & Ankle Team: Emphasis on sports medicine, trauma, acute and chronic musculoskeletal pathology, and wound care. Highly experienced and proficient in workers’ compensation and IME’s. Developed working relationship between Rothman Institute research team and Tekscan Inc. for integration of biomechanical pedobarographic analysis in pre-operative vs. post-operative hip, knee, foot/ankle patients. Wrote the research protocol and successfully received IRB approval.
ATLANTICARE WOUND HEALING CENTER: April 2009 – September 2011 involved within a full scope of lower extremity wound care, clinically, diagnostically, and surgical, both acute and chronic.
INSTEP BALANCE SYSTEM: March 2004 – September 2006 Created concept and formulated working plan of integrating customized foot orthotics to the workplace environment for reducing lower extremity fatigue and chronic musculoskeletal ailments secondary to long-term standing and walking while at work. Worked with the presidents and executive staffs at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut and Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey for pilot studies and special program offers to thousands of employees proving the effectiveness of the orthotic program offered.
PRIVATE PRACTICE: October 1994 – September 2010: Chief Administrator of Private Practice “The Centre for Foot & Ankle Care, P.A.,” Clinical duties: Surgical and Non-surgical podiatric care. Performed a variety of office procedures including PADnet, PRP, Diagnostic Ultrasound, and x-rays. Hospitial consultations, emergency call, elective foot and ankle surgery. Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy. Practice Development and Formation March 1994 – August 1994; Owner and President
ASSOCIATE: Affiliated Podiatrists of So. Jersey, Ltd., Vineland, N.J., October 1991 – February 1994
ASSOCIATE: Dr. Kenneth Shapiro February 1991 – October 1991
ASSOCIATE: Dr. Richard Lizerbram November 1990 – July 1991
North Wales, PA
LAWNDALE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL: July 1989 – June 1990
Philadelphia, PA; Podiatric Surgical Residency
ROSALIND FRANKLIN UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE, SCHOLL COLLEGE OF PODIATRIC MEDICINE, Chicago, Illinois 1986 – 1989
Degree Earned May 1989
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine May 1989
PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF PODIATRIC MEDICINE 1985 – 1986
Bachelor of Arts, Biology 1983
Bachelor of Arts, Education 1977
Diplomate – American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Recertified 2012
Diplomate – American Board of Podiatric Medicine
Fellow – American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Fellow – American Professional Wound Care Association
Former Department Chairman – AtlantiCare Surgery Center
Certified by Diversified Clinical Services in Problem Wound Management & Hyperbaric
Medicine, The Woodlands, Texas, April 2009
Physician Certified in Wound Care – Council for Medical Education and Testing
“Top Docs” Selection, SJ Magazine, 2012
Top Ranked by Healthgrades.com with 108 responses/ 96% satisfaction
American Podiatric Medical Association
Medical/Surgical Staff – Saint Francis Care Medical Center, Hartford, CT
“Essentials and Tips for Accurate Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Diagnosis,” American Board
of Podiatric Medicine, Resident Newsletter, 2013
Consulting Author: ”Essential Procedures for Practitioners in Emergency, Urgent, and
Primary Care Settings, – A Clinical Companion,” ©2011 Springer Publishing Company, LLC.