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March is National Nutrition Month and at the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development one area that we help our members to focus on is appropriate balance between professional and personal life as well as overall satisfaction. Good health for the podiatric physician is essential for being on top of…
Ever wonder what the difference is between good podiatric practices and great ones? Why do some practices rise far above while others remain mediocre? At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we’ve had the opportunity to meet many veteran practitioners who have risen to the top of their…
At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED)one aspect of practice management that all our podiatric physicians, from brand new practitionersto veteran foot doctors, have to deal with is receiving payment for services rendered in a timely manner. The medical profession is one of the few remaining places where…
At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), one topic we hear frequently discussed among our members is the marketing of a podiatric practice. How do you let patients know about the many services you provide and encourage a proactive approach to foot health? April offers a good opportunity…
As an experienced podiatric practitioner, you’ve been there, done that, seen it all and managed to run a successful practice now for decades. So why do you need to join yet another professional organization? At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) our mission is “To bridge the gap…
At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) one area we focus on is maintaining a balance between practice and personal life and achieving overall satisfaction in what you do. The life of a podiatric practitioner can be stressful and one with long stretches of going full tilt with…
If you are a brand new graduate looking to start your own podiatric practice or a foot doctor that’s been in the field a while but is ready to make a move, there are many factors to consider in choosing a practice location. At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and…
Here at the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we have an exciting opportunity to add to your summer schedule. Announcing the “Elevate Your Practice Meeting,” held in conjunction with AMERX Health Care, Blue Orchid Marketing, Foot-Steps, OHI & Web Power Advantage, which has been set for Saturday, August…
To Effectively Utilize AFOs, Define and Assign Roles and Responsibilities Many of the conditions seen in podiatry practices have a biomechanical basis in their etiology and can be effectively treated with prefabricated and custom ankle foot orthoses. Essential to providing good, consistent, profitable care is determining protocols, assigning responsibility, to…
At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we are concerned with the career of the podiatric professional from student to retirement. For fourth year students, one of the most important elements of the educational experience is the externship. This unique part of your training is about learning and…