Dr. Shafiq J. Prasla’s professional aspirations began at University of Houston, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. During his undergraduate studies, he became interested in foot and ankle surgery. He then perused his doctorate education at Kent State College of Podiatric Medicine. His passion for foot and ankle reconstructive surgery continued at the rigorous residency training program in Oakland, California.
The residency training program focused on foot and ankle trauma surgery, foot and ankle reconstruction surgery, total ankle replacements, forefoot and hindfoot elective surgery, sports injuries, arthroscopy, Charcot deformity and diabetic limb salvage. Dr. Prasla was fortunate to learn from some of the leaders in foot and ankle surgery during his residency training program. Dr. Prasla has published in scientific journal, lectured at national and local foot and ankle surgery conferences
Dr. Prasla and his team aim to provide individualized care for each of their patients. We understand that not all patients are the same and may require different treatment options given their circumstances. Our goal is to provide care that will get you back on your feet and enjoy your daily activities.