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Occupational Supply Demand
Unit of Analysis
5127A Podiatry
Program(s) of Study and Training

A two-year residency training program that prepares podiatrists for primary practice in podiatric healthcare and foot surgery certification. This includes diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the human foot, ankle, and their governing and related structures, including the leg, and the local manifestations of systemic conditions, by all appropriate systems and means. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.

A three-year residency training program that prepares podiatrists for primary practice in podiatric healthcare, foot surgery certification, and reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.

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.

Occupation(s)

Diagnose and treat diseases and deformities of the human foot.