Southernmost Foot and Ankle Specialists has maintained a commitment to friendly service, the latest technology and clinical procedures since 1982. From the day we opened for business, our philosophy has been that the patient always comes first. We are completely dedicated to our patients. Moreover, a staff member is always available to answer any questions, or to help you determine your special needs. Your comfort and satisfaction is very important to us. We are an on-site emergency and wound care center which specializes in foot, leg and ankle injuries and care.

We have created this website to provide you with the information you need to experience immediate comfort and relief. Additionally, we welcome your input. Southernmost Foot and Ankle Specialists invites you to e-mail, call, or visit us with any questions, concerns or comments that you’d like to discuss.

 

Bradley J. Makimaa

D.P.M., FACFAS

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Dr. Makimaa competed in the Ironman World Championship in Kona, HI October 2015

Meet Dr. Bradley Makimaa

Dr. Makimaa is an athlete and a doctor. Dr. Makimaa competed in the Ironman World Championship in Kona, HI October 2015. His high school sports included soccer, basketball and track. In undergraduate school he played rugby and in medical school he played on the basketball team. This lead him to an obvious career in sports medicine. He is a foot and ankle specialist.

Dr.Makimaa is seeing emergency patients and minor surgical patients in the office. Larger surgical procedures and trauma surgery are done at Lower Keys Medical Center. He specializes in sports medicine injuries and well as training programs and preventive care for all athletes. He also sees numerous diabetic and wound care patients.

Dr. Makimaa graduated Barry University School of Podiatric medicine in 1996. He then had an extensive surgical residency in Foot & Ankle Surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami, FL and Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Miami, FL. He had Wound Care Training: Mount Sinai Wound Care Center, Miami, FL and Miami Heart Wound Care Center, Miami, FL. He is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Florida Podiatric Medical Association and a Fellow of American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons. He has given numerous lectures over the years and enjoys teaching both students and local community groups. He has been listed in America’s Top Podiatrists several times.

Dr. Makimaa is the president of Southernmost Foot and Ankle Specialists. Dr. Makimaa and his family live in Key West

    • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 1996
    • Residency Training: Foot & Ankle Surgery Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami, FL and Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Miami, FL
    • Board Certified in Foot Surgery by American Board of Podiatric Surgery
    • Wound Care Training: Mount Sinai Wound Care Center, Miami, FL and Miami Heart Wound Care Center, Miami, FL
    • Member: Fellow of American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association, Florida Podiatric Medical Association
    • Practice Locations: Key West & Marathon, FL
    • Hospital Staff: Lower Keys Medical Center, Key West, FL
    • Specializing in reconstructive foot surgery , bunion surgery, sports medicine injuries and diabetic wound care

 

Michael G. Simmons

D.P.M.

    • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 1996
    • Residency Training: Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY; Podiatric Residency: Michigan Hospital Medical Center, Detroit, MI
    • Member: American Podiatric Medical Association, Florida Podiatric Medical Association
    • Practice Locations: Homestead, Key Largo, & Ocean Reef, FL
    • Hospital Staff: Homestead Hospital, Homestead, FL
    • Sports medicine injuries, diabetic wound care, nursing homecare and routine foot care

 

Mick Derouin

D.P.M., CWSP, FAACCWS, FAPWCA

    • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 1996
    • Residency Training: Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence, RI (Brown Univ. affiliate), VA Connecticut Healthcare Systems, West Haven, CT (Yale Univ. affiliate)
    • Fellow of American College of certified wound specialist.
    • Fellow of Professional Wound Care Association.
    • Wound Care Training/Experience: Board certified in wound care. Director of Lower Keys Medical Center Wound Care Center, Podiatric Consultant, Joslin Center for Diabetes New Britain, CT, Yale University Vascular Clinic
    • Masters Degree Biomedical Sciences 1994
    • Member: Associate of American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association, Florida Podiatric Medical Association
    • Practice Locations: Key West, Big Pine & Marathon, FL
    • Hospital Staff: Fisherman’s Medical Complex, Lower Keys Medical Center
    • Specializing in wound care, diabetic limb salvage, reconstructive foot surgery

 

Dmitry Sandler

D.P.M., FACFAS

    • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 1999
    • Residency Training: Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery Plantation General Hospital, Plantation, FL
    • Board Certified in Foot Surgery by American Board of Podiatric Surgery
    • Wound Care Training: Plantation General Hospital Wound Care Center, Planation, FL and Florida Medical Center Wound Care Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    • Member: Fellow of American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association, Florida Podiatric Medical Association
    • Practice Locations: Homestead & Tavernier, FL
    • Hospital Staff: Homestead Hospital, Homestead, FL; Jackson South Hospital, Miami, FL
    • Specializing in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery , trauma foot and ankle surgery, sports medicine injuries, bunion surgery, arthroscopy and endoscopy techniques and diabetic wound care

 

Liana Korytowski-Seldin

D.P.M., AACFAS

    • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 2001
    • Residency Training: Westchester General Hospital in Miami, FL and Cedars Medical Center in Miami, FL
    • Member: Associate of American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine, American Podiatric Medical Association, and Florida Podiatric Medical Association
    • Practice Locations: Coral Gables and Homestead, FL
    • Hospital Staff: Homestead Hospital, University of Miami Hospital, and South Miami Hospital
    • Specializing in reconstructive foot surgery, trauma, sports medicine injuries, bunion surgery, and diabetic wound care

 

Francis Wodie, Jr

D.P.M.

    • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Barry University 2009
    • Residency Training: Kendall Regional Medical Center PMSR36 Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
    • Member: American Medical Association, Florida Podiatric Medical Association
    • Practice Locations: Homestead, FL
    • Hospital Staff: Homestead Hospital, Kendall Regional Medical Center, Jackson South, West Kendall Baptist Hospital
    • Specializing in all podiatric care needs, routine, trauma, surgeries, wound care, sports medicine, and reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgeries.