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Dr. Carmen April – Physician Entrepreneur

Dr. Carmen April

Dr. Carmen April

Podiatrist/Owner – The Foot And Ankle Healthcare Center, PC

          Dr. April has a special passion for diabetic patients and helping them prevent diabetic foot complications and amputations. Specializes in surgical intervention of diabetic foot infections, gangrene, ulcerations, etc

❒  Medical treatment for numerous foot and ankle conditions such as bunions, hammertoes, diabetic foot infections, fungal toenails, heel pain, tendinitis, sports injuries, athlete’s foot and other skin conditions, trauma, fractures, etc.

❒ Created a series of over 100 training videos for the employees to improve better outcomes in everyday office operations

❐ Medical Consultant for a major national Electronic Health Records System

❒ Develops marketing, advertising and branding strategies that introduce new patients to the practice.

❒ Community outreach via health fairs, foot screenings at churches, assisted living facilities, Senior citizen centers, diabetes expos, etc

❒ Expert panelist on Foot & Ankle health topics

❒ Featured in print and visual media on topics including foot & ankle health, patient relations, entrepreneurship, business development, following personal and professional passions

❒ Remote Access Medical Volunteer

❒ Featured in Volume 2, Issue 3 of Mocha Market Magazine as a “Top Minority Medical Specialist in Middle Tennessee”

Podiatry Today Magazine authored article on Community vs. Hospital Acquired MRSA

The Heartbeat Magazine, authored “Double Trouble – Arterial Disease and Diabetes Can Lead To Amputation”

❒ Who’s Who in Nashville And Davidson County Magazine, featured spotlight

❒ Featured in an on-screen interview with HBCU Wellness project at Meharry Medical College on the topic of Diabetes and it’s impact on the lower extremities

❒ Speaker for “Women3: Well, Wealth, Wise” sponsored by UBS. Topic: Proper Foot Health Care

❒ Speaker on Topic of Diabetic Foot Complications to group at Home Mission Haven

❒ Speaker at First Church Unity Youth Ministry. Topic: Proper Foot Care 101″

❒ Interview with Laurel Staples on  “The Day I quit my job” – May 13th, 2013

❒ Featured on “The bRUNcher” blog with Juanita Cousins offering Foot health tips for runners (2013)

❐ 2015 and 2016 Judge for the Nashville Emerging Leader Awards (NELA’s), an award she was the recipient of in 2014

* You can find more info about Dr. April’s Practice, The Foot And Ankle Healthcare Center by following this link: www.MyFootHealthOnline.com

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