Dr. Samuel Mendicino, DPM
Dr. Samuel S. Mendicino is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh where he received a B.S. in Biological Sciences. He received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine in 1983 from the Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago where he served as the student body vice president. He completed a residency in foot and ankle surgery at the Harris County Podiatric Surgical Residency in Houston, Texas and was the chief resident during his last year. Dr. Mendicino has been in practice since 1985 and is board certified in foot and ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery (ABPS).Dr. Mendicino is regularly consulted by other lower extremity surgeons on unusual or complex cases. Often these patients are referred to him for their care. In addition to performing elective, traumatic, arthroscopic, endoscopic, pediatric, and reconstructive surgery of the ankle and foot, Dr. Mendicino provides non-surgical care. He has completed specialized training in advanced nerve decompression for the treatment of lower extremity neuropathy. Dr. Mendicino's hobbies include hunting and fishing and he enjoys traveling. His family includes his wife Wanda (an operating room nurse), daughter Hannah, and son Sam.
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- West Houston Medical Center
- American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Education and training
- Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
- University of Pittsburgh (Bachelor's)
- West Houston Medical Center, Residency in Foot and Ankle Surgery
- American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Foot and Ankle Institute
12121 Richmond Avenue, Suite 415
Houston, TX 77082