Young Member’s Institute

Saturday, January 20, 2024

Complications Seminar for Residents & Fellow

8:30am – 3:00pm

Soho Complex (7th Floor)


8:30am – 8:50am

Hard to Play Both Sides of the Fence

Jeff Ng, DPM (PGY-2), Tiffany Ngo, DPM (PGY-2)

New York College of Podiatric Medicine/Metropolitan Hospital Center


8:50am – 9:10am

Calcaneal Fracture Complication

Wei Dong, DPM (PGY-3), Arashdeep Singh, DPM (PGY-3), Alexander Malek, DPM (PGY-3)

NY Presbyterian Queens


9:10am – 9:30am

An Unexpected Presentation of a Supernumerary Digit

ariq Rasheed, DPM (PGY3); Akash Shah, DPM (PGY2)

Maimonides Midwood Community Hospital


9:30am – 9:50am

Primary Achilles Repair – Wound Dehiscence and Examination of Unique Modalities to Prevent Their Initial Presentation and Manage These Complications in the Event They Do Occur

Zhisheng Shao, DPM  (PGY1), Carl Jean, DPM, Tyler Miranda, DPM, Peter Mollica, DPM 

One Brooklyn Health


9:50am – 10:10am

Complications, the Surgeon’s Achilles Heel

Georgia Xenophontos, DPM (PGY2)

North Shore-Long Island Jewish


10:10am – 10:30am      



10:30am – 10:50am

Flow But No Flow

Junaid Akbar (PGY2), Michelle Dejesus (PGY2), Shrey Vaishnani (PGY1)

Lenox Hill Hospital


10:50am – 11:10am

Innovative Surgical Limb Salvage Approach in a Revisional Charcot Reconstruction

Lina Dobronevsky, DPM (PGY2), Caitlyn Minihane, DPM (PGY3)

Long Island Jewish - Forest Hills


11:10am – 11:30am

Complicated Clinical Course Induced by Inappropriately Offloaded Lower Extremity Orthopedic Device

Aurora Oliva, DPM (PGY2), Rani Dabal, DPM (PGY2)

Chestnut Hill Hospital


11:30am – 11:50am

Charcot Reconstruction- A Case of Complications at St. Barnabas

St. Barnabas Hospital

Anthony Goez, DPM (PGY3), Elizabeth Peraj, DPM (PGY3), Lorenzo Cenci, DPM (PGY3), Austin Davidow, DPM (PGY3)


12noon – 1:00pm



1:00pm – 1:20pm

Residual Pain Secondary to Brown Recluse Spider Bite 

Jerisan Jeganathan, DPM (PGY2); Sarah Park, DPM (PGY1)

Mount Sinai South Nassau


1:20pm – 1:40pm

Plantar Chronic Ulcer Management in a MVA patient

Ahmad Saad, DPM (PGY-1)

Yale New Haven Health Bridgeport Hospital


1:40pm – 2:00pm

Complications of a Deep Foot Abscess

Irene Limratana, DPM (PGY2), Phil Cynamon, DPM (PGY3), Shohan Alam, DPM (PGY1)

SUNY Downstate


2:00pm – 2:20pm

Stepping Into Complexity: Navigating Complications of a Bunion Surgery - Gone Wrong

Riasat Ali, DPM (PGY-3), Sunakshi Garg, DPM (PGY-3), Hassan Abboud, DPM (PGY3), Bohan Li, DPM (PGY2)

Good Samaritan University Hospital


2:20pm – 2:40pm

Management of a Failed Right Calcaneal Avulsion Fracture ORIF Complicated By an Infected Wound and Underlying Osteomyelitis

Wagih Kaleen, DPM (PGY 3), Tanya Rajamahanty, DPM (PGY 2)

Wyckoff Heights Medical Center


2:40pm – 3:00pm

A Journey through Minimally Invasive Bunion Correction to Resolve Hallux Varus

Nelson Negron, DPM (PGY-3)

Montefiore Medical Center


3:30pm - 5:00pm 

ABFAS & ABPM Certification Overview & Young Member's Panel

  • Luke Cicchinelli, DPM
  • Johanna Godoy, DPM
  • Maddy Walkner, DPM
  • Charles Lombardi, DPM
  • Matthew Feldman, Esq.

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Young Member's Reception

Marquis Ballroom, 9th Floor