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Podiatry Residency Program

Welcome to the UofL Health Podiatric Residency Program website. At UofL Health, we strive to be the best health care system in the nation, providing world-class care to all people. We realize the importance of education through action, preparing the future leaders of medical professions. Our Podiatric Residency Program gives individuals the opportunity to learn in an innovative, educational environment, knowing each person will continue to help others in their future. Working with experts in the field of Podiatry within UofL Health - Jewish Hospital, the University of Louisville Hospital and local practices, our residents get the vast experience they need to be successful contributors to the future of Podiatry.

We appreciate your interest in our Program and are confident you will like what it has to offer you in both education and experience.


A Message from Timothy Ford, D.P.M., ABPS, ABPOPPM

On behalf of the UofL Health Podiatric Residency Program, I welcome you to our website. Our program is one of he most highly sought after residency programs in the country and is affiliated with both UofL Health - Jewish Hospital and UofL Health - University Hospital.

This Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program with Reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery (PMSR with RRA) provides leading edge treatment in the field of foot and ankle pathology, also serving as an educational resource for the general medical community in the complex disorders of the foot and ankle. The Program establishes a center for much needed research in diseases and disorders of the foot and ankle.

Our Diabetic Limb Salvage/preservation & Reconstructive Foot/Ankle Fellowship Program allows further training in this specialty field!

Established in 1987, our residency provides a multidisciplinary approach to medical education that is challenging and rewarding. We continue to strive to provide our community and region with the highest level of foot and ankle care possible. I hope you enjoy our website and the information it provides you!


Timothy Ford, D.P.M., ABPS, ABFAS, ABPM
Director, UofL Health Podiatric Residency Program & Fellowship Program's