Physicians

James A. Marks, D.P.M.

Medical Director, Washington Health System Wound and Skin Healing Center and Hyperbaric Medicine

 

Board Certification:
Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Diplomate, American Board of Quality Assurance & Utilization Review Physicians

 

Education:
Greenford High School, Greenford, OH
SouthRange High School, North Lima, OH
Kent State University, Kent, OH
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine; Cleveland, OH
Hyperbaric Medicine Team Training;
Nix Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas
ACLS certified

Integrity Extremity Reconstruction; Anspach Laboratory Facility, West Palm Beach, FL

KCI Vac Therapy Training; San Antonio, TX

Radiology Safety Lecture, 39th Annual Goldfarb Foundation Clinical Conference; King of Prussia, PA

STAR™ Total Ankle Replacement Training Course; Pittsburgh, PA

 

 

Brent E. Angott, D.O.

General Surgery

 

Board Certification:
American Osteopathic Board of Surgery

 

Education:
Pinnacle Health System, PA (Traditional Internship)
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Westminster College, PA

 

 

Dennis P. Brown, M.D.

General Surgery & Vascular Surgery

 

Board Certification:
American Board of Surgery

 

Education:
The Ohio State University Hospital (Internship)
The University of Southern California College of Medicine, CA
The University of California College of Arts & Sciences, CA

 

 

Gerald I. Kaufer, M.D., F.A.C.S.

General Surgery & Hyperbaric Medicine

 

Board Certification:
Pennsylvania Medical License
Claifornia Medical License
Board Certified in Surgery
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certificate

 

Education:
University of Oklahoma Hospital, OK (Internship)
University of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine, PA
University of Pittsburgh, PA

 

 

Nicholas J. Lowery, DPM

Foot and Ankle Surgery and Podiatry

 

Board Certification:
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

American Podiatric Medical Association

 

Education:
UPMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, PA (Fellowship)
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA (Residency)

Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, OH

Duquesne University, PA

Hyperbaric Medicine Team Training Nix Medical Center; San Antonio, Texas

 

Other:

American Diabetes Association - Foot Committee Chairman

 

 

John M. Mitchell, M.D.

General Surgery

 

Education:
Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine

Rootstown, OH

Doctor of Medicine, 9/94 – 5/99

 

Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

 

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, 9/90 – 6/94

General Surgery Residency, Mercy Hospital

Pittsburgh, PA, 7/99 – 6/04

 

Awards:

Leadership Award as Board Chair, Tri-State Christian Academy (from Paideia Inc., 2009)

Specialist Preceptor of the Year, Northern Region (from WV School of Osteopathic Medicine, 2013)

 

 

Carlos Valladares, D.O.

General Surgery

 

Board Certification:
American Osteopathic Board of Surgery

 

Education:
Deleware Valley Medical Center (Internship)
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Dension University, OH