Podiatrist Resume Samples

A Podiatrist undertakes the duty of providing medical and surgical care to people who are dealing with foot, ankle, and leg issues. The job description involves diagnosing illness, treating injuries, and performing surgeries involving lower extremities. A well-crafted Podiatrist Resume indicates the following duties – examining patient’s legs and diagnosing diseases; performing foot and ankle surgeries, treating sports-related foot and leg injuries; using various podiatric techniques and treating deformities; reviewing medical condition and history of patients; and advising patients on foot care and general wellness.

The following requirements are useful for job success – strong knowledge of therapeutic and surgical treatments relating to lower extremities; familiarity with all types of foot problems including deformities and genetic abnormalities; good interpersonal skills; and staying up-to-date with the latest technologies and treatments. A Doctoral degree in Podiatric Medicine is the common qualification required for practicing the profession.

Podiatrist Resume example

Podiatrist Resume

Objective : To secure a Podiatrist position, within a clinic or hospital where may utilize, administrative and clinical skills for the growth of employer, to cater to patients effectively and promptly, and to perform clinical and administrative duties in all areas of the medical practice.

Skills : Chart Maker, EHR, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Registered Medical Assistant /Administrative Assistant Manager for the back office where all post-operative, surgery, and consultation patients were seen, training for new medical assistant employees.
    2. Assisted in surgeries, tray set-up, prepare patients for surgery giving them consent forms to sign Sterilization of surgery instruments and other instrument equipment used.
    3. Opened and closed the office each day, make the schedule for the employees in the office, process payments, scheduling patients, forward calls to the office at the beginning of the day and forwarding the calls to the manager cell phone at the end of each day.
    4. Prepared all surgery forms for the next day, remind patient of appointments, collect patient payments before bringing them back to have surgery.
    5. Responsible for Inventory, cleaning sterilization enclave monthly, clean x-ray processor monthly, faxing prescription.
    6. Ensured proper patient flow in the exam rooms directing the Doctor as to what exam room to go into, knowing which side of the medical area to place post-operative, surgery, and consultation patients.
    7. Explained the procedure to the patients having surgery, explain the bandage care to the post-operative care, changed all bandages on patients, and answered any medical questions from the patients to the best of my knowledge as instructed by the Doctor.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma in Medicine


Podiatrist Resume

Summary : To obtain a position with a medical office that provides opportunities for learning and embraces growth potential within their employees.

Skills : Management, Doctor .

Description :

      1. Examined, diagnosed and treated abnormalities and infections related to the lower leg and foot.
      2. Treated foot and leg problems associated with diabetes and other diseases
      3. Advised patients on foot care and general wellness practices
      4. Utilized diabetic shoes to prevent wounds and immobility
      5. Performed all services and duties in a manner consistent with company policies, procedures, processes, and quality standards
      6. Maintained clinical records and charts as specified by the company Be a part of the nursing facility healthcare team to provide the best outcome for the patient
      7. Experienced with electronic health records - or a willingness to learn
     
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Medicine


Podiatrist Resume

Objective : To secure a challenging Podiatrist position with an organization which will allow to contribute skills, along with opportunities for professional development.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Publications, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the medical, surgical and pedorthic treatment of the foot and ankle.
    2. Obtained history and perform physical examination of foot and ankle/ lower extremity for new and established patients.
    3. Ordered and interpreted diagnostic tests including Xray, MRI and laboratory to diagnose disease and plan treatment options.
    4. Performed noninvasive arterial studies for the diagnosis of vascular disease.
    5. Treated a variety of diseases and conditions of the foot including dermatological conditions: nail disorders and infections, verrucae, ulcers, melanoma; neurological conditions such as nephropathy; disorders of the tendons and joints:arthritis, tendonitis, sprains and dislocations; vascular disorders; tumors, including ganglions, neuroma and lipomas; deformities such as bunions and hammertoes.
    6. Prescribed and/ or fabricates orthodontics, insoles, braces, and custom shoes.
    7. Prescribed medications for the alleviation of conditions of the foot and ankle.
    8. Consulted to hospital and other facilities; work with primary and other specialists for patient care, including referral to and consultation to other specialists for patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Doctor

Podiatrist Resume

Objective : Being around diversified personalities and working with the public is fascinating to . Varied interest and experience able to carry on conversation with ease. A highly organized and dependable person who enjoys being challenged on a professional level. Multiple tasks and problem solving are strong points! Knowing that being a strong team player is essential to the success of a business,feel the skills have acquired would make an asset to company.

Skills : Management, Organizing skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted comprehensive evaluations and regular podiatry care.
    2. Provided wound care management.
    3. Provided emergency care.
    4. Entered patient information and completes required clinical documentation in the electronic medical record.
    5. Communicated in a positive, service oriented manner with external sources (families, responsible parties and facilities including, but not limited to, DON, ADON, management and medical/office staff), and internal sources (HealthDrive office staff, DCS and administration) as needed.
    6. Adhered to OSHA guidelines regarding patient care, disposal of materials, and sterilization of equipment (cold and heat sterilization methods) on a daily basis.
    7. Responsible for applying proper coding guidelines and indicating appropriate billing codes for services provided to patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Podiatric

Podiatrist Resume

Headline : To secure a permanent full time Podiatrist position. Prefer position offering variety of tasks, opportunity for advancement and a chance for continuing education.

Skills : Clinical care, Management.

Description :

    1. Collected and managed payments.
    2. Operated high volume calls.
    3. Resolved client and patients' complaints.
    4. Proven ability in recognizing patients' needs thereby solving their problems instantly.
    5. Ordered supplies, track inventory and assist stockroom staff as needed Explain billing policy to patients' complaining.
    6. Delegated responsibilities to employs to meet company's expectations.
    7. Cross-trained team members to make sure faultless service is offered to the patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma in Medicine

Podiatrist Resume

Summary : To acquire a full position as a Podiatrist and utilize knowledge and skills for providing efficient treatments and emotional support to the patients.

Skills : Computer, Phone Etiquette, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Responsible in assisting the medical professional in daily duties.
    2. Responsible for preparing the examination rooms for the patients, and preparing the patients for examination to be performed by the medical professional.
    3. Assisted medical professionals in the proper care and examination of patient's care and injuries.
    4. Performed X-Rays of the patients, and developed the X-Rays for examination by the doctor for medical care.
    5. Responsible for assessing, diagnosing, treating and evaluating the feet of persons with diabetes to identify individuals at high risk for amputation.
    6. Performed outpatient and inpatient minor and major surgical procedures under anesthesia.
    7. Adhered to clinical standards of dress appropriate for health care professionals. 
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Medicine

Podiatrist Resume

Objective : Organized and reliable professional looking to obtain a Podiatrist position focused on utilizing skills, while continuing to grow, and advance within this field.

Skills : Wound Care, Trauma, Elective Forefoot Procedures.

Description :

    1. Responsible for answering phones and scheduling appointments and surgeries, prepared charts, verified insurance information, submitted authorizations as needed.
    2. Collected copayments and collections on patient's accounts, prepared deposits, and made financial arrangements, and maintained a surgical log.
    3. Responsible for Back office duties included preparing patients for examinations by obtaining medical history and vital signs, surgical instruments and tray set up for minor surgeries, assisted with bandaging techniques.
    4. Ability to follow Doctors' orders to advise patients on specific medical issues within established parameters.
    5. Maintained inventory of medications and office supplies, kept rooms/areas clean and stocked, and washed all instruments for Autoclaving.
    6. Performed bunion procedures with internal fixation, ankle arthroscopy, est, epf, EGR, etc.
    7. Set up exam rooms and checks in patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Medicine

Podiatrist Resume

Headline : To obtain a position as a Podiatrist in an office where professional skills may be utilized to help others and provide quality services at all times.

Skills : Leadership, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Responsible for planning, implementing & attending marketing events.
    2. Worked with a pre-planned system of recalling patients, managing media and advertising campaigns.
    3. Assisted to achieve marketing goals.
    4. Responsible for front desk duties including but not limited to scheduling patients and meetings, billing, receiving payments from patients and companies, and any other tasks that the Doctor is in need of assistance with.
    5. Assisted with patient care when needed.
    6. Maintained a patient recall system, including continuity of care log for lab tests, referrals, and transfers.
    7. Obtained vital signs. Reported significant findings and pertinent patient observations to clinic physicians. Performs punctures as ordered.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Podiatrist Resume

Summary : To obtain a Podiatrist position within a healthcare facility that utilizes and further develops the training received as a Graduate Licensed Practical Nurse.

Skills : Patient care, Billing.

Description :

    1. Provided primary pediatric medicine to Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) patients.
    2. Performed initial examinations and prescribes routine treatment.
    3. Prescribed medications as needed. -Orders needed tests and x-rays.
    4. Established patient treatment plans. -Refers patients to specialists, clinics and support services as appropriate.
    5. Admitted patients to affiliated hospitals.
    6. Maintained problem-oriented medical records.
    7. Reviewed lab reports daily. Rotates on-call coverage for evenings, holidays, and weekends.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Podiatry

Podiatrist Resume

Objective : A responsible and challenging Podiatry practice with growth potential. To offer the best quality care to all patients while perfecting clinical skills and knowledge. Demonstrate genuine concern as a Health care provider in a professional environment by utilizing a background of respect, hard work, and integrity.

Skills : Medisoft, Mdx.

Description :

    1. Attended in-services and training or other required meetings to enhance professional growth and development through educational programs.
    2. Provided outreach and speaking to community groups.
    3. Assisted in the development of procedures and policies related to accountability.
    4. Assisted in developing and implementing metrics to measure effectiveness of this position.
    5. Adhered to universal precautions and infection control standards of practice within the clinical setting.
    6. Maintained competency in organizational emergency protocols and response.
    7. Adhered to HIPAA practice standards of patient confidentiality at all times including use of EHR.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate