James McGuire

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Director, Leonard Abrams Center
Phone:  215-777-5787
Educational Background:
Bucknell University
Lewisburg, PA
Bachelor of Arts, Biology
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Cert. of Physical Therapy
Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Formerly the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Professional Memberships:
American Podiatric Medical Association
Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association
Academy of Physicians in Wound Healing
American Board of Podiatric Surgery
American Board of Podiatric Medicine
Pedorthic Footcare Association
Certified in Wound Care by the Council for Medical Education and Testing
Nominated for the Temple University 2001 Stauffer award for distinguished faculty
Advances in Skin and Wound Care:  Roberta Abruzzese 2010 Publishing Award for “Transitional Offloading: An Evidence Based Approach to Pressure
Redistribution in the Diabetic Foot” published April 2010, Advances in Skin and Wound Care.
Recent Publications:
Peer-Reviewed Articles
1.Cutting K, McGuire J. Safe, long-term management of bioburden

that helps promote healing Evidence review of DACC technology.

Journal of Wound Care 05/2015; 24(Sup5a):S3-S5.

2. McGuire JB. Reintroducing the Total Contact Cast to the continuum

of Care. Wound Care Therapies. Spring. 2015

3. Pirozzi K, McGuire J, Meyr. A comparison of two total contact cast

constructs with variable body mass. Journal of Wound Care. APWH

Supplement. Vol. 23, No. 7, July 2014.

4. Priozzi K, McGuire J, Meyr. Effect of Variable Body Mass on

Planter Foot Pressure and Off-Loading Device Efficacy. The Journal

of Foot and Ankle Surgery 53(2014) 588-597

5. McGuire JB, Greene T. What is the Essential TCC? Podiatry

Management, August 2014. Pp117-125

6. McGuire J and Sadoughi N. Hydroconductive Wound Dressings.

Podiatry Management. Vol. 32, No. 6, August 2013, pp 145-150

7. McGuire JB. Maintaining Bacterial Balance with DACC

Technology. Podiatry Management. March 2013. pp 87-94

8. Weingarten MS, Samuels JA, Neidrauer M, Mao X, Diaz D,

McGuire J, et al. Diffuse near-infrared spectroscopy prediction of

healing in diabetic foot ulcers: A human study and cost analysis.

Wound Repair and Regeneration. Vol. 20, Issue 6, pp 911-920. Nov-

Dec 2012

9. McGuire JB. A Transitional Approach to Off-loading the Diabetic

Foot. Advances in Skin & Wound Care: April 2010 - Volume 23 -

Issue 4 - pp 175-188

10. Fowler E, Scott-Williams S, McGuire JB. Practice

Recommendations for Preventing Heel Pressure Ulcers. Ostomy

Wound Management, Vol. 54, Issue 10, 42-57, October 2008.

11. Kravitz SR, McGuire J, Zinszer K. Management of Skin Ulcers:

Understanding the Mechanism and Selection of Enzymatic

Debriding Agents. Advances in Skin & Wound Care: February 2008

- Volume 21 - Issue 2 - pp 72-74

12. Kravitiz SR, McGuire J, Sharma, S. The Treatment of Diabetic Foot

Ulcers: Reviewing the Literature and a Surgical Algorithm.

Advances in Skin & Wound Care: April 2007 - Volume 20 - Issue 4

- pp 227-237

Other Articles

1.McGuire J. Reintroducing the Total Contact Cast to the Continuum

of Care: Reestablishing “Gold Standards” in Wound Healing.

Wound Care Therapies. Spring 2015. Pp18- 24

2. Hampel-Kalthoff C, McGuire J, Munter K, Ehmann S, Will K.

Compression treatment of patients with venous disease or

phlebolymphoedema: Implimentation of a new two-layer

compression bandage system JOBST® Compri2. Meddizin &

Praxis. Vein Diseases/Ulcer Cruris. 2015

3. McGuire J. Transitioning from Open Wound to Final Footwear.

Offloading the Diabetic Foot Part II. Current Pedorthics, July/August


4. McGuire J. Transitioning from Open Wound to Final Footwear.

Offloading the Diabetic Foot Part I. Podiatry Today, June 2012.

5. McGuire J. “Offloading the Diabetic Foot”, Lower Extremity

Review, August, 2009.

Books, Monographs, and Chapters

1. Scarborugh P, McGuire J. Chapter 7: Diabetes and the Diabetic Foot

in Hamm RL. Text and Atlas of Wound Diagnosis and Treatment.

McGraw-Hill Education 2015. Pp193-226

2. Lavery LA, McGuire JB, Baronoski S, Ayello EA, Kravitz S.

Chapter 16, Diabetic Foot Ulcers in Baronoski S, and Ayello EA.

Wound Care Essentials, 3 rd Edition, 2012. Lippincott Williams and

Wilkens. Pp 420-446

3. McGuire J., Albert S. Arthritis and the Geriatric Foot and Ankle:

Biomechanical Considerations, in Lower Extremity Biomechanics:

Theory and Practice, Stephen Albert, editor. 2006