Sharon M. Dreeben, M.D.

Sharon Dreeben, M.D., is a prominent medical expert in foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Dreeben has worked with the national news media on a wide range of issues affecting foot health, including women’s footwear, cosmetic surgery for the feet, as well as sports and dance injuries. Her commentary has appeared in numerous articles, and on radio and television programs. As the past Chair of the AOFAS (American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society) Public Education Committee, she helps to inform the public about important foot and ankle health issues.

Dr. Dreeben completed her undergraduate work at Rutgers University in New Jersey, and attended medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry. She trained at Baylor University in Orthopedic Surgery, and subsequently completed a foot and ankle fellowship with Roger Mann, M.D. She opened her practice in San Diego in 1989, exclusively for disorders of the foot and ankle.

College
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ

Graduate School
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ
Toxicology Pilot Program
Johnson & Johnson

Medical School
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ

POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION:
Internship
General Surgery
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ

Residency/Research Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Orthopedic Fellowship
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Roger A. Mann, M.D.
San Francisco, CA

MEDICAL PRACTICE:
Private Practice
Orthopedic Surgery
Limited to Disorders of the Foot and Ankle

BOARD CERTIFICATION:
1994-Present – Orthopedic Surgery
2004-2014 Re-certification – Orthopedic Surgery

FELLOW:
1995-Present – American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
1996-Present – American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society

MEMBER:

1990-Present – San Diego Medical Society
1991-Present – California Medical Association
1996-Present – Western Orthopedic Association

 

 

 

 

 

 

1998-2004
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Program Committee

1995-1997 San Diego Medical Society Legislative Committee

1997-1998
American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society
Clinical Outcomes Committee

2000-2003
American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society
Electronic Media Committee

2000-2002
Grossmont Hospital San Diego, California
Orthopedic Chairman

2001-present
San Diego Ballet Theatre
Board of Directors

July 2003-
American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society
Chairman – Public Education Committee

 

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