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Albert D'Angelantonio, III, DPM, AACFAS
Plastic Surgery

 
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Administrative Office:
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
South Pavillion - 7th Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistant: Elizabeth Kelly
Administrative Telephone: 215-662-7603
Administrative Fax:215-615-3397

Clinical Offices:
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Center for Human Appearance
South Pavillion 1st Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Clinical Telephone: 215-662-7300

Penn Medicine at Woodbury Heights
1006 Mantua Pike
Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097
Clinical Telephone: 215-662-7300

Contact Information (internal use only)

albert.d'angelantonio@uphs.upenn.edu

 

Dr. Albert D’Angelantonio III joins Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health Systems as an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is the first Podiatrist to join Penn Medicine and the Division of Plastic Surgery with dedicated expertise in foot, ankle and lower leg reconstruction. Dr. Albert D’Angelantonio III as he was selected from the most highly qualified and sought after individuals in the United States as the very first Podiatric Surgeon complete a dedicated lower extremity fellowship within the Division of Plastic Surgery of Penn Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His fellowship training focused on providing patients with both functional and aesthetic outcomes for all conditions of the foot, ankle, and lower leg.

Prior to his fellowship training Dr. D’Angelantonio III completed a comprehensive Podiatric / Foot and Ankle 4 year surgical residency program within the University of Pennsylvania Health Systems at Penn Medicine Presbyterian Medical Center. He is trained in the most advanced and sophisticated techniques in foot and ankle surgery to-date.

Additionally, Dr. D’Angelantonio III has collaborated with Penn Plastic Surgery pioneering the Advanced Center for Wound Healing and Reconstruction housed at Penn Medicine Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, focusing his skills on advanced approaches to wound healing in the lower extremities. The new center offers true Multidisciplinary care with collegiality of specialists from various expertise providing the highest quality of care for patients. Dr. D’Angelantonio III continues to demonstrate his outstanding ability in treating all foot and ankle disorders.

His research goals aim to continue collaborating with Plastic Surgery, improving the current operative techniques used in lower extremity reconstruction and limb preservation. He is currently an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons where he serves as a member of the manuscript review panel of the Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery. His background in electrical and computer engineering augments well to the foot and ankle as Dr. D’Angelantonio III is an innovator of new techniques that have proven to decrease potential complications improving both functional and aesthetic outcomes keeping patients walking.

 
Faculty Appointments
2013 – Present Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2012 – 2013 Instructor of Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
2012 - present Attending Surgeon
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2012 - present Active Surgeon
Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2012 - present Active Surgeon
Rittenhouse and Tuttleman Surgical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2008 - present Active Surgeon
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Education/Training
2012 - 2013 Plastic Surgery Fellow with Attending Exception in Lower Extremity Reconstruction
Division of Plastic Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Pennsylvania
 
2011 - 2012 Chief Resident, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, with Certification in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery, Division of Foot & Ankle Surgery
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Pennsylvania
 
2008 - 2011 Surgical Resident, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, with Certification in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery, Division of Foot & Ankle Surgery
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Pennsylvania
 
2004 - 2008 Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.)
Philadelphia Pennsylvania
 
2003 Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1999 - 2003 Temple University
Bachelor of Science Electrical and Computer Engineering
Philadelphia Pennsylvania
 
Memberships/Societies
2004 - present Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS)
 
2004 - present American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine
 
2004 - present American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)
 
2004 - present American Professional Wound Care Association (APWCA)
 
2004 - present American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
 
2004 - present American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management
 
2004 - present American Diabetes Awareness
 
1999 - 2004 Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (Inactive)
 
1999 - 2004 IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (Inactive)
 
Local
2011 - present Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Society, Active Delegate
 
2011 - present New Jersey Podiatric Medical Society, Active Delegate
 
2004 - present Stirling-Harford-DiPrimio Honorary Anatomical Society, Active Member, TUSPM
 
Research
 
Dr. Albert D’Angelantonio III research goals aim to improve the current operative techniques used in lower extremity reconstruction and limb preservation. He is currently a member of the manuscript review panel of the Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery. His background in engineering augments well to the lower extremities as Dr. D’Angelantonio III is an innovator of new techniques that have proven to decrease potential complications improving both functional and aesthetic outcomes keeping patients walking.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Publications
 
Research Publications, peer reviewed (print or other media)
Plastic Surgery
  1. D’Angelantonio III A, Kovach III S, Metha S, Levin L. S, Sarwer, D, S: Psychosocial impacts after lower extremity amputation, In Progress
Foot & Ankle Surgery
  1. Brigido Stephen A., Bleazey Scott T., Gordon Nicole M., D’Angelantonio III Albert, Schoenhaus Harold D.: A Retrospective Analysis Evaluating Allogeneic Cancellous Bone Sponge for Foot and Ankle Arthrodesis. The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery: Official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Volume 52, Issue 1, Pages 28-31, Jan 2013.
  2. Multi-Center Trial –In Progress: A Prospective, Randomized, Multi-Center Trial, Evaluating the Effectiveness of the V.A.C. Ulta Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System with V.A.C. VeraFlo Dressing System in Operatively Debrided Wounds: In Progress.
  3. D’Angelantonio III Albert, Kovach III Stephen J: A Retrospective Review Evaluating the Outcomes of Free Tissue Reconstruction for Plantar Foot Defects. In Progress.
  4. Mutli-Center: Retrospective Study Examining the Clinical Outcomes for the Use of Integra, Negative Pressure Wound Therapy, Local Flaps and Tissue Flaps for Complex Lower Extremity Wounds. In Progress.
Research Publications, Non-Peer Reviewed
  1. D'Angelantonio A, Malay DS, Contento R, Winner R: Instructional technique guide: Closed reduction of the supination-eversion Stage IV (Weber Type B) ankle fracture. Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery 48(3):394-397, May/June 2009.
  2. Brigido SA, Bleazey ST, Protzman NM, D'Angelantonio A, Schoenhaus HD: A retrospective analysis evaluating allogeneic cancellous bone sponge for foot and ankle arthrodesis.  Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery 52(1):28-31, Jan./Feb. 2013.
  3. D’Angelantonio A 3rd, Schoenhaus H: Triple Arthrodesis Through a Single Incision Technique, Clinical Practice Guidelines, In Progress
Alternative Media
  1. Men’s Health Magazine expert commentary, July 28 2014
  2. CBS-3 FDA Warning Over The Counter Diabetic Foot Cream Products - Are They Safe? CBS-3 2014
  3. Nikki Dowling Weight Watchers Magazine Media - Athlete's Foot. Weight Watchers Magazine 2013
  4. D'Angelantonio A III:  I'm in my 20s and my toe nails are thick and discolored. What's going on? Can I get rid of it? http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/healthcare/Im-in-my-20s-and-my-toe-nails-are-thick-and-discolored-Whats-going-on-Can-I-get-rid-of-it.html June 2012.
 
Awards and Honors
2012 - 2014 Recognized by America's Top Doctors
 
2012 - 2014 Recognized Annually in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs issue from 2012 through 2014
 
2012, 2013, 2014 Recognized by Best Doctors in America
 
2013 - present Who’s Who Top Doctors Lifetime Honor Edition
 
2014 - present Who’s Who Top Doctors Honor Edition
 
2013, 2014 Recognized as Penn Medicine Health Care Hero
 
2012 - present Consumers’ Research Council of America, America’s Top Foot and Ankle Surgeon
 
2008 Michael L. Stone Outstanding Physician Professional Conduct Award
 
Lifetime Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, TUSPM Lifetime
 
2006 - 2008 APMA Educational Foundation Scholarship for Outstanding Performance
 
2005 - 2008 Rank #1 Lower Extremity Anatomy Attaining the Highest Cumulative GPA of 98.4, TUSPM
 
2004 - 2008 Stirling-Harford-DiPrimio Honorary Anatomical Society for Excellence in Anatomy
 
2004 - 2008 Dean’s List, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
 
2004 - 2008 Academic Excellence Scholarship Award, TUSPM
 
2007 Pi Delta National Podiatric Medical Honor Society, TUSPM
 
2007 Dr. John Buckholtz & Dr. Harold Vogler Surgical Scholarship
 
2007 Stanley Grode D.P.M. Memorial Scholarship of Anatomical Excellence
 
2007 Dr. Bernard and Susan Master Academic Excellence Scholarship
 
2006 J. David Derr Scholarship for Outstanding Performance Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
 
2006 Lockheed Martin Certificate of Recognition for 5 years of Dedicated Service
 
2004 Academic Achievement Scholarship Award, TUSPM
 
1999 - 2003 Academic Achievement Scholarship Award, Temple University Bachelor of Science Degree
Dr. Albert D'Angelantonio, III
 
Recognized as one of
America’s Top Docs for
2012 - 2014 by the
Consumers Research
Council of America

 

 
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