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Albert D'Angelantonio, III, DPM, FACFAS

Albert D'Angelantonio, III, DPM, FACFAS Surgeon

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Dr. D'Angelantonio is employed by Penn Medicine.

In New Jersey, providers are affiliated with Penn Medicine through Clinical Health Care Associates of New Jersey.

About Dr. Albert D'Angelantonio, III

Recognized as one of America's Top Foot and Ankle Surgeons from 2012 - 2017 by the Consumers Research Council of America

Recognized by Best Doctors in America from 2012 - 2017

Recognized as a Penn Medicine Health Care Hero from 2013 - 2017

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Penn Medicine.

Overall Ratings

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery and Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Foot Surgery, 2015
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery, 2012

Additional Certification:

  • Board Certified by The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Clinical Expertise:

  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Ankle Deformity
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Replacement (Arthroplasty)
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Ankle Trauma
  • Bunions
  • Cartilage Injuries
  • Cavus Foot (High Arched Foot)
  • Diabetic Foot and Ankle Conditions
  • Endoscopic Heel Surgery
  • Flat Foot (Pes Planus)
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament Repair
  • Foot Arthritis
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Fusion
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot Tendonitis
  • Fracture Reconstruction
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Lower Extremities Plastic Surgery
  • Lower Extremity Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Operative Ankle Surgery
  • Overlapping Toes
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Skin Grafting
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Sport Related Ankle Injury
  • Sports Injury
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome (TTS)
  • Tendon Injuries & Tendonitis
  • Tendon Transfers
  • Total Ankle Replacement

Description of Clinical Expertise

Dr. Albert D’Angelantonio, III was selected from the most highly qualified and sought after individuals in the United States as the very first and only fellow to pioneer a dedicated lower extremity fellowship within the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Penn Medicine at the prestigious Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His completed fellowship training focused on providing patients with both functional and aesthetic outcomes for all conditions of the foot, ankle, and lower leg. Dr. D'Angelantonio III is now the Director of the Lower Extremity Fellowship within the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Penn Medicine

Prior to his fellowship training Dr. D’Angelantonio III completed one of the most comprehensive surgical training programs in the country. He was trained in the most advanced and sophisticated techniques in foot and ankle surgery to-date. This was accomplished through a rigorous 4 year surgical residency within the University of Pennsylvania Health Systems covering all aspects of the foot and ankle, along with the major reconstructive and traumatic surgeries of the lower extremities.

Dr. D’Angelantonio III is Board Certified in all aspects of Foot Surgery as well as Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery. He has an in-depth knowledge and comprehensive experience with pre-operative treatment planning, operative experience and post-operative care of patients with congenital and acquired deformities of the foot and ankle.

Dr. D’Angelantonio III continues to demonstrate his outstanding ability in treating all foot and ankle disorders as he is recognized annually as one of the Top Surgeons in his field.


Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Amerihealth
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Medicare
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Podiatric Medical School: Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Residency: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Memberships

American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management, National American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, National American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine , National American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine, National American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons , International American Diabetes Awareness, National American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA), National American Professional Wound Care Association (APWCA), National Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association (PPMA), Local Society for Vascular Surgery, National Stirling-Harford-DiPrimio Honorary Anatomical Society,, Local

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. D'Angelantonio is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Description of Research Expertise:

Dr. D'Angelantonio III research goals aim to improve the current operative techniques used in lower extremity reconstruction through the most advanced techniques improving functional and aesthetic outcomes. His background in engineering augments well to the lower extremities as he is an innovator of new techniques that have proven to decrease potential complications improving both functional and aesthetic outcomes keeping patients walking.

Selected Publications:

Surgical Management of Foot and Toe Deformities https://www.pennmedicine.org/for-health-care-professionals/for-physicians/physician-education-and-resources/clinical-briefings/2017/1-january/foot-deformity-clinical-briefing : 2017.

Hot Topics for the Primary Care Provider Penn Medicine Cherry Hill : 2016.

Great Save: Diabetic Patient Back on His Feet After Near Amputation Penn Medicine in the News : 2016.

Why Your Feet Smell So Bad — And What to Do About It http://www.livestrong.com/article/1012195-feet-smell-bad/ : 2016.

D'Angelantonio III, Mohler: Stem Cell treatment for Diabetic foot ulcers In progress : 2015-2016.

Retrospective study examining the clinical outcomes for the use of Integra, Negative Pressure Wound Therapy, Local flaps and Tissue flaps for Complex Lower Extremity Wounds In progress : 2015-2016.

Men's Health Expert Commenatary 9 Nail Problems You Shouldn’t Ignore http://www.menshealth.com/health/nail-problems-you-shouldnt-ignore : 2015.

Men's Health Expert Commentary http://www.menshealth.com/health/testing-stinky-feet-cures : 2015.

FDA Warning Over The Counter Diabetic Foot Cream Products - Are They Safe? CBS-3 : 2014.

Expert commentary Men’s Health Magazine Men’s Health Magazine http://www.menshealth.com/grooming/cures-for-smelly-feet : 2014.

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Academic Contact Info

Penn Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-7300
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)

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