Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Dr. Adam J. Katz is a podiatric physician, surgeon and leader in Podiatry in South Florida. Dr. Katz attended the University of South Florida where he completed his Bachelors degree. He pursued his podiatric medical education at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia. After receiving his degree of Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) from Temple University, he completed a 2 year surgical residency program at Lakeview Regional Medical Center in Covington, LA. During this time he received advanced surgical training in comprehensive foot and ankle surgery and also earned a 2 year certificate in lower extremity foot and ankle reconstruction. Through this Podiatry training he also gained extensive knowledge in reconstructive foot surgery, foot and ankle trauma surgery, sports medicine, diabetic foot management, biomechanics, and wound care.
Dr. Adam J. Katz is a Podiatric physician, surgeon and leader in South Florida. Premier Podiatry Group is located in Boynton Beach, Florida. Dr. Katz podiatry practice also serves Lake Worth FL, Delray Beach FL and Boca Raton FL. Dr. Adam J. Katz is Board Certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric surgery. He specializes in the treatment of all aspects of foot and ankle disorders, heel pain, bunions, gout, sprains, ankle fracture and more. Premier Podiatry Group is currently at the forefront of the latest techniques and technology available for correction of deformities and improvement of function foot and ankle conditions. Having comprehensive knowledge and experience he continues to refine and modify techniques to achieve enhanced outcomes for his patients. At Premier Podiatry our patients have shorter recovery times, and minimal to no pain. Dr. Katz also believes the final cosmetic result of the foot is just as important as the structural correction of foot and ankle condition.
Podiatric Training and Education
Dr. Katz attended the University of South Florida where he completed his Bachelors degree. He pursued his Podiatric medical education at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia. After receiving his degree of Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) from Temple University, he completed a 2 year surgical residency program at Lakeview Regional Medical Center in Covington, LA. During this time he received advanced surgical training in comprehensive foot and ankle surgery and also earned a 2 year certificate in lower extremity foot and ankle reconstruction. Through this podiatry training he gained extensive knowledge in reconstructive foot surgery, foot and ankle trauma surgery, sports medicine, diabetic foot management, biomechanics, and wound care.
Foot and Ankle Surgical Training
Following successful completion of this advanced surgical and wound care training program, he moved to Boynton Beach, FL where he opened his private practice. He has been involved with training residents as an active staff surgeon of Podiatric medicine at JFK Medical Center and Bethesda Memorial Hospital. During his time in private practice, Dr. Katz has also served as staff Podiatrist for the Wound Technology Network and Tritech Wound Care Healing Centers. Dr. Katz is well-known in the community for outstanding results in Podiatric surgery. He has unparalleled success rates in diabetic wound management and limb preservation where he utilizes the most modern and state-of-the-art techniques to achieve the fastest possible healing times.
To stay at the cutting edge of his specialty, Dr. Katz maintains active membership in nationally recognized Podiatrist medicine societies including the American Board of Podiatric Surgery (ABPS), American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA), the Florida Podiatric Medical Association (FPMA), and Palm Beach County Podiatric Medical Association (PBCPMA).
Natalia Cardona, DPM, AACFAS
Dr. Natalia Cardona is a specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle disorders. Having dedicated 13 years of her life to her education, it is, without doubt, she is a determined and well-trained physician.
Dr. Cardona is a native of Colombia who grew up in South Florida. Dr. Cardona received her Bachelor’s degree from Florida International University, a Biomedical Science master’s degree from Barry University, and her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from Barry University. She then completed a three-year residency in podiatric medicine and surgery with Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle surgery at Northwest Medical Center. Dr. Cardona continued to enhance her education throughout her Residency by attending multiple conferences and courses such as the Baltimore Limb Deformity course and the International Foot and Ankle Foundation’s Seattle Scientific Symposium and Arthroscopy Course.
Dr. Cardona is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine and is an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Cardona is also an active member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and Florida Podiatric Medical Association.
Dr. Cardona enjoys giving back to the community and has participated in international surgical mission trips, such as the Yucatan Crippled Children’s Project in Mexico and the Steps Of Life Foundation in Dominican Republic. Dr. Cardona is fluent in both English and Spanish, is an avid soccer fan, and enjoys spending time with her family in her free time.
Overall, Dr. Natalia Cardona is an excellent physician who is not only knowledgeable but a compassionate person who is determined to improve lives one step at a time.