Eugene Patrick Mitchell, D.O.

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri

Education:Bishop Miege High School, 1968Loras College, 1972
Dubuquet, Iowa
B.S. Degree (Biology)University of Missouri 1973-1974
Kansas City, MissouriUniversity of Missouri
Postgraduate Work (Physiology and Anatomy)
(Anatomy Lab Instructor-Medical Students)
Kansas City, MissouriKansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine
June, 1978Kansas City, Missouri
Doctor of Osteopathic MedicinePontiac Osteopathic Hospital 1978-1979
Pontiac, Michigan
InternshipPontiac Osteopathic Hospital 1979-1983Pontiac, Michigan
Orthopedic Residency
Appointments:Clinical Fellow in Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 2001-2005House Officer, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 2001-2005
Board Certification:Board Certified in Foot Surgery – American Board of Podiatric SurgeryBoard Qualified Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery – American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Advanced Surgical Training:Vilex External Fixation System, Temple Univ. College of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PAAnkle Arthroscopy Surgical Skills Course: Orthopedic Learning Center, Chicago, ILTrauma of the Foot and Ankle Surgical Skills Course: Musculoskeletal Learning Center, Denver, COGRAFTJACKET Matrix Science Symposium and Advanced Reconstructive Skills in the Foot and Ankle, Wright Medical Technologies, Phoenix, AZComplex Reconstructive Surgical Skills Course, Red Rock Casino/Wright Medical Mobile Lab, Las Vegas NV
Professional Memberships:Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle SurgeonsDiplomat, American Board of Podiatric SurgeryAlumni Association of the University of MichiganHarvard Club of Boston
Residency Experience:Rotating Podiatric Residency (RPR 2001-2002):
Comprehensive rotations in Podiatry, Endocrinology, Radiology, Gerontology, Pathology, Internal Medicine,
Emergency Room Medicine, Anesthesiology, Orthopedic Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery,
Infectious Disease, Rheumatology, and Rehabilitation Medicine.Podiatric Surgical Residency (PSR 2002-2004):
Extensive training in all aspects of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Extensive training in diabetic limb salvage
Lower extremity fracture management including forefoot, midfoot, rearfoot, and ankle trauma, external fixation, charcot reconstruction
Experience in Plastic Surgery closure techniques including split thickness skin grafts, rotational flaps, transpositional flaps, and muscle flaps
Extensive inpatient medical management
Emergency Room coverage
Orthopedic surgical rotation
Residency Hospital Affiliations:Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts
Rotations in Podiatric Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Neurology, Anesthesiology (Pain Clinic)
Strong emphasis in diabetic foot infections, salvage, charcot reconstruction, external fixation
Active participation with clinic and ER admissions, pre-operative history and physicals, inpatient medical management
New England Baptist Hospital, Boston , Massachusetts
Year long surgical rotation in Orthopedic Surgery (2002)
First Assist coverage for Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon (2002-2004
Extensive training in forefoot surgery, cavus foot reconstruction, flatfoot reconstruction, ankle fracture management, arthroscopy, ankle fusionBeth Israel Deaconess – Needham Campus, Needham, Massachusetts
Year long surgical rotation in Orthopedic Surgery (2002)
First Assist coverage for Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon (2002-2004)
Extensive training in forefoot surgery, cavus foot reconstruction, flatfoot reconstruction, ankle fracture management, arthroscopy, ankle fusionMount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, Massachussets
Extensive training in forefoot surgery, cavus and flatfoot reconstructionChildren’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
Outpatient Clinics:Beth Israel Deaconess Joslin Diabetic Foot Clinic 2001-2004
Outpatient management of the diabetic patient
Minor surgical procedures
Palliative care
Fenway Community Health Center, Boston, Massachusetts 2001-2002
Podiatric management of HIV positive patients
Minor surgical procedures on HIV positive patients
Biomechanical evaluations including plaster castingHarvard University Health Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts 2002-2003
Minor surgical procedures
Palliative care
Articles Reviewed for Publication:A One year Cost and Utilization of a Staged Management Diabetes Foot Program to Standard Care in a State Public Hospital SystemResearch Grant: The Epidemiology of Foot Structure and Ulceration in Diabetic VeteransTreatment of hard to heel diabetic foot ulcers with Promogran and Regranex.A Comparison Study of a New Topical Wound Care Product, HEALZ-PLUS, vs Fourteen Other Wound Care Products,Modalities, and Methods Used to Heal Diabetic Wound Ulcers.Calciphylaxis: A Case of Digital Autoamputation in a Nondiabetic Renal Patient.Spontaneous Bilateral Ankle and Midfoot Sepsis in a Non-Immunocompromised Patient.Digital Amputation for Severe Tophaceous GoutThe In Vitro Elution Characteristics of Vancomycin From Calcium Phosphate/Calcium Sulfate Beads
Outreach Activities2003 Boston Marathon – Medical Volunteer1990-present – Cast Member – Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida (seasonal)
Major Teaching Activities:Cubicin TM (daptomycin for injection) Advisory BoardSt. John North Shores Hospital Residency Program: Lecturer 2004-presentSt. Joseph’s Mercy West Lecturer 2004- presentDetroit Federal Safety and Health Council: Lecture: Diabetes 2004APMA Region 8 Seminar Providence, Rhode Island 2004BIDMC Surgical Grand Rounds: Surgical Management of Osteomyelitis 2003BIDMC Medicine Conference case presentation: AIDS 2001