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Richard P. Mistretta, DPM - Annette D. Filiatrault, DPM - Grahm Bahnson, DPM

Atlanta, GA

 
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Richard P. Mistretta, DPM
    Dr. Mistretta received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Lehigh University and his Doctorate degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. He completed a three-year residency in foot & ankle reconstructive & traumatologic surgery at Hutzel Hospital – Detroit Medical Center. As Chief Resident he directed the podiatric section of the Diabetes Clinic at Wayne State University Health Center in Detroit. He completed an AO/ASIF trauma fellowship at St. Vincenz & Elisabeth Hospital in Mainz, Germany.
    Dr. Mistretta is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is an A-O/ASIF Fellow (Association for the Study of Internal Fixation) and a member of the A-O Alumni Association. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is past President of the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association. He served on the Georgia State Board of Podiatry Examiners. He is the Treasurer of the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Mistretta has published articles in both the Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery. He is on staff at Gwinnett Medical Center (Duluth and Lawrenceville) and Piedmont Hospital. Dr. Mistretta plays the drums and lives in Suwanee with his wife and 2 children.

 

Annette D. Filiatrault, DPM
    Dr. Filiatrault completed her undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree from Vanderbilt University, graduating magna cum laude. She received her Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences and her Doctorate degree from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami. Additionally, she was valedictorian of her graduating podiatric medical school class. She completed a three-year residency in foot & ankle reconstructive surgery at the prestigious Northlake Medical Center in Tucker, Georgia. As a 3rd year resident she helped to run cadaver courses for the Podiatry Institute.
    Dr. Filiatrault is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. She is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association, and the American Podiatric Medical Association. Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors for nationally recognized: The Podiatry Institute. She continues to extensively lecture on reconstructive foot & ankle surgery and is co-chairperson of the Utah Winter Seminar. Dr. Filiatrault does most of her surgery at Piedmont Hospital, Dekalb Medical Center, and the Atlanta Center for Foot and Ankle Surgery. She has written chapters for the 4th edition of McGlamry's Comprehensive Textbook of Foot and Ankle Surgery. She is proud to be a Piedmont Clinic member. Dr. Filiatrault has a special interest in Sports Medicine and was a Division I soccer player at Vanderbilt during which time they won the SEC championship twice. She continues to play twice a week and has previously played for the Atlanta Silverbacks, a women's semi-professional soccer team, for which she has served as the team podiatrist.

 

Grahm Bahnson, DPM
    Dr. Bahnson received his medical degree from the College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Des Moines University in Iowa and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree at Augustana College. He completed a three-year surgical residency with training in reconstructive foot, rearfoot and ankle surgery at the Atlanta Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Decatur, Georgia. During his residency, Dr. Bahnson wrote papers and lectured on numerous medical topics at a variety of conferences including the Podiatry Institute Atlanta Seminar and the GPMA Summit. He has also collaborated on several poster abstracts on subjects including limb salvage and the manifestation of myeloproliferative disease in the lower extremity.
    Dr. Bahnson has enjoyed serving on several surgical mission trips to Honduras, performing and assisting with extensive reconstructive surgical procedures for low-income patients with congenital, metabolic, and traumatic deformities. He has volunteered at multiple Atlanta-area road races in the medical tent and for charitable events. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association. During his free time, Dr. Bahnson enjoys running, skiing, hunting, concerts, live theatre, and playing the piano.