A Guide To Endoscopic Decompression For Intermetatarsal Neuromas
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Dr. Fanous is the President as well as a Fellow and the Co-Scientific Chairman of the Academy of Ambulatory Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is the President and CEO of Advanced Medical Management, a medical consulting firm. Dr. Fanous is a former founder and Director of Podiatric Medical Education and Residency Training Program at Anaheim General Hospital in Anaheim, Calif. He is in private practice in Southern California.
Dr. Fanous notes the opinions and assertions contained herein are his views and should not be construed as reflecting the views of the Academy of Ambulatory Foot and Ankle Surgery.
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