• October 18, 2012
    Mark your calendars for one of the premier foot & ankle seminars in the country for October 2012! This will be the 25th anniversary of the Fall Classic and will be highlighted by nationally and internationally recognized experts in the field of foot & ankle medicine and surgery!
    Thursday, October 25th AAPPM: CONCEPTS IN PRACTICE MANAGEMENT How to Drastically Improve Your Practice...
  • August 31, 2012
    Dr. Hardy will be included as faculty at the 25th Annual Indian Foot & Ankle Society Meeting in Agra, India. It is hosted by the Agra Orthopaedic Society and the U P Orthopaedic Association. The dates of the meeting are 31 August through 2 September.
  • July 9, 2012
    Dr. Hardy has been elected to the Executive Committe for the Asia Pacific Society for Foot and Ankle Surgery. His tenure will last through the 2015 meeting in Hong Kong.
  • July 8, 2012
    The Foundation would like to welcome our incoming 1st year residents: Dr. Chris Hehemann, Dr. James Connors and Dr. Nicole Nicolosi. We are fourtunate to have such a stellar 1st year class!
  • July 8, 2012
    The Foundation would like to congratulate Drs. Hild and Hehemann on their accomplishments and recent graduation. We expect big things from you both and couldn't be prouder!
  • May 8, 2012
    Residency Rumble First Place Winners Erik Lew, DPM, Sonya Morse, DPM, Nicole Humphries, DPM, Thomas Fusco, DPM, Francia Squatrito, DPM from Community Health Partners Hospital and the Cleveland Clinic Foundation programs. 2nd Annual PRESENT Residency Education Summit Midwest culminated with a unique ResEd Summit tradition - the Residency Rumble. This year's Rumble had 68 residents grouped into 17 teams,...
  • April 11, 2012
    8:10-8:30 AM: The lateral release: is it necessary? – Mark Hardy, DPM, FACFAS
    8:30-8:50 AM: Update on digital surgery – Christopher Hyer, DPM, FACFAS
    9:00-9:20 AM: Lapidus pearls – Jordan P. Grossman, DPM, FACFAS
    9:20-9:35 AM: Crescentic osteotomy for hallux valgus – Mark Hardy, DPM, FACFAS
    9:35-9:50 AM: My thoughts on 1st MTP arthrodesis - Christopher...
  • March 3, 2012
    Congratulations to Foundation faculty member, Dr. Jordan Grossman, as the president-elect for the Ameican College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons! He will be inducted as president at the next Annual Scientific Conference in Las Vegas, February 2012!
  • March 1, 2012
    Program Residents, Dr. Gina Hild, Dr. Dave Hehemann, Dr.Brian Freeman, Dr. Jennifer Gerres and Dr. Kelly Bumpus are presenting research posters at the 2012 Annual Scientific Conference of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) in San Antonio, Texas. Conference dates are February 29th through March 4th. Congratulations on their aceptance and hard work!!
  • March 1, 2012
    Foundation faculty members, Dr. Georgeanne Botek, Dr. Jordan Grossman and Dr. Mark Hardy are speaking at the 2012 Annual Scientific Conference of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) in San Antonio, Texas. Conference dates are February 29th through March 4th.
  • January 19, 2012
    The North West Ohio Association of Podiatric Medicine (NWOAPM) will host the 12th Annual Scientific Seminar at a new venue; Kalahari Resort and Conference Center in Sandusky, Ohio, Jan 19- Jan 21, 2012. A wide spectrum of lecture topics delivered by nationally recognized speakers will be entertained in the world’s largest indoor water park that Kalahari Resort amply provides. Hosted in a 5-star...
  • January 18, 2012
    The Cleveland Clinic-Kaiser Permanente Residency Program interviews will be held on January 18, 2012. Individual interview schedules will be forthcoming to all accepted applicants.
  • October 30, 2011
    Dr. Hardy returned from Chongqing, China where he presented five lectures and served as moderator at the First Asia Pacific Scientific Meeting for Foot and Ankle Surgery. The meeting was sponsored by the Chinese Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, the Asia Pacific Society for Foot and Ankle Surgery and Southwest Hospital. The meeting brought together more than 600 hundred foot and ankle surgeons,...
  • October 20, 2011
    The Fall Classic Seminar will host an inaugural Poster Competition for this year's meeting. Submissions will be accepted in the categories of: Individual, Institutional and Student. For more information, contact Dr. Mark Hardy at
  • October 20, 2011
    A series of challenging and unusual case presentations by the Seminar Faculty and Residents of the Greater Northeastern Ohio area. Audience participation is invited and encouraged. Initial presentation and discussion of the case will follow with an outcome presentation and summary of treatment with long-term follow-up outcome. Submissions should be made to the session moderator, Dr. Molly Judge, at...
  • September 28, 2011
    Dr. Jennifer Gerres, a second-year resident with the Program was chosen as one of the local social media personalities to report on the Cleveland Clinic's "Ideas for Tomorrow" event, with keynote speaker Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve.
    Ben Bernanke, the Chairman of the Federal Reserve, spoke to a group of over seven-hundred Greater Clevelanders as part of the Cleveland Clinic's "Ideas...
  • August 2, 2011
    Please welcome baby Grace Hehemann and baby Aubrey Freeman to the Cleveland Clinic-Kaiser Permanente family!! They are the "new arrivals" of current residents and proud parents, Dr. & Mrs. Dave Hehemann and Dr. and Mrs. Brian Freeman, respectively.
  • August 1, 2011
    Senior resident, Dr. Gina Hild, will participate in a unique pathology mini-fellowship with Bako Podiatric Pathology Services in Alpharetta, GA. Congratulations, Dr. Hild!
  • June 30, 2011
    Dr. Andrew Diller and Dr. Sean McMillin completed their 3-year Foot & Ankle Surgical training with the Cleveland Clinic-Kaiser Permanente Residency on June 30, 2011. Both did a wonderful job and we are happy to keep them close to home as they will be joining practices in the greater Akron-Canton area.
  • April 1, 2011
    Staff and Residents from the Cleveland Clinic-Kaiser Permanente Foot & Ankle Residency Program contributed to the April 2011 edition of Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, entitled, Recent Advances in Hallux Rigidus Surgery. The Program's director of research and publications, Dr. Molly S. Judge, was the guest editor for the edition. Please pick up an issue and check out the latest techniques...