Dr. Gavin Chalmers reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Chalmers specializes in Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery with special interest in conservative and surgical treatment of foot deformities, infections, diseases, and injuries. He is in private practice in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Education and Training
MS: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, 1988
PhD: California College of Podiatric Medicine, San Francisco, CA, 1994
Residency in Foot and Ankle Surgery: Kaiser Foundation Hospitals in Hayward, Fremont, and Union City, CA
American Board of Podiatric Surgery
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
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