Training Program Summary

Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM)
Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM). A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of podiatric medicine, involving the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and injuries to the foot and lower extremities. Includes instruction in the basic medical sciences; anatomy of the lower extremity; functional orthopedics; foot biomechanics; podiatric radiology; dermatology; podiatric surgery; podopediatrics; sports medicine; physical diagnosis; emergency medicine and traumatology; practice management; and professional standards and ethics.
Training Providers for Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM) in California
Provider Name
Program Name
Samuel Merritt College Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM) 

Occupations for Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM) in California
Occupation TitleEstimated Year - Projected YearEmploymentEmployment Change Minimum Educational Requirement View Video
Podiatrists2018 - 20281,1001,2001009.1 First professional degree
Podiatrists2018 - 20281,1001,2001009.1 First professional degree