Jane Pontious

Jane Pontious, DPM
 
Chair, Department of Podiatric Surgery
Professor, Department of Podiatric Surgery
Diplomat, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Director, Clinical Education
Phone:  215-625-5354
 
Educational Background:
 
Wagner College
Staten Island, NY
 
College of Staten Island
Staten Island, NY
Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry
 
Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
 
Professional Memberships and Societies
 
American Podiatric Medical Association
Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association
American Association of Women Podiatrists
American Board of Podiatric Surgery
American College of Foot Surgeons
American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
American College of Foot and Ankle Pediatrics
Temple University Teaching Academy
 
Board Certification(s):
 
Board Certified ABPS and ABPOPPM
 
Awards:
 
American College of Podiatric Radiologists – Honorable Mention: The Diabetic Charcot Foot
Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
Dr. Majorie Sitkoff Memorial Award for Academic Excellence, PCPM
Leonard Hymes Memorial Award, PCPM
Clinical Award, PCPM
Professor Louis M. Newman Honorary Surgery Award
Nominee from TUSPM for Stauffer Award for Distinguished Faculty Service
Nominee from TUSPM for Linback Award for Distinguished Teaching
First Annual Outstanding Faculty Service Award             
Leadership Academy Temple University                            
Higher Education Certificate                                              
Provost Academy at Temple University   
Outstanding Faculty Service Award                                               
Speaker at the Annual Faculty Conference on Teaching Excellence
Outstanding Leadership and Teaching Recognition Provost Dia and Temple Athletics Department
 
Clinicians of the Year:
 
Fourteen Time Clinician of the Year, 1989-2010
 
Publications:
 
Pontious J, Boc SF, Chairman EL, Schiff S: The Vascular and Neurologic Manifestations of Diabetes Mellitus. Metropolitan Hospital, Central Division, Phila., PA pp 1-31
 
Pontious J, Lasday S, Mele R: Piezogenic Pedal Papules Extending into the Arch. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 80:444-445, 1990.
 
Camasta CA, Pontious J, Boyd RB: Quantifying Magnification in Pedal Radiographs. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 81:545-548, 1991.
 
Pontious J, Hillstrom HJ, Monahan T, Connelly S: Talonavicular Coalition Objective Gait Analysis. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 83:379-385, 1993.
 
Pontious J, Mahan KT, Carter S: Characteristics of Adolescent Hallux Abducto Valgus. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 84:208-218, 1994.
 
Pontious J, Mahan KT, graham ME: Digital Dissecting Hematoma A Differential Diagnosis. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 84:311-314, 1994.
 
Pontious J, Mahan KT: A Retrospective Analysis of Adolescent Hallux Abducto Valgus. In Camasta CA, Vickers NS, Ruch JA (eds.): Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Leg – Update ’94. The Podiatry Institute; Tucker, GA, 1994, pp 118-121.
 
Mahan KT, Pontious J, MRI and Tibialis Posterior Tendon Joint Pathology. In Camasta, CA, Vickers NS, Ruch JA (eds.): Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Leg – Update ’94. The Podiatry Institute; Tucker, GA 1994, pp. 18-20.
 
Pontious J, Brook JW: Tailor’s Bunion. In Camasta Cam, Vickers NS, Carter SR (eds.): Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Leg – Update ’95. The Podiatry Institute; Tucker, GA 1995, pp. 119-120.
 
Pontious J, Brook JW, Hillstrom HJ: Tailors’ Bunion: Is Fixation Necessary? J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 86:63-73, 1996.
 
Pontious J, Marcoux JT: Autogenous Calcaneal Bone Graft Repair of a Closing Base Wedge Osteotomy Nonunion. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 86:25-32, 1996.
 
Pontious J, Flanigan KP, Hillstrom HJ: Role of the Plantar Fascia in Digital Stabilization. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc. 86:43-47, 1996.
 
Pontious J, Brook JW: A Surgical Approach to the Tailor’s Bunion. In Vickers NS, Miller SJ, Mahan KT, Yu GV, Camasta CA, Ruch, JA (eds): Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Leg ’96. The Podiatry Institute, Tucker, GA 1996:176-179.
 
Pontious J: Continuous Passive Motion in Podiatric Surgery. In Vickers NS, Miller SJ, Mahan KT, Yu GV, Camasta CA, Ruch JA (eds): Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Leg – Update 96. The Podiatry Institute, Tucker, GA 1996: 105-107.
 
Pontious J: Martin W: Lesser Metatarsal Surgery for the Treatment of Chronic Interactive Plantar Keratosis. In Vickers NS, Miller SJ, Mahan KT, Yu GV, Camasta CA (eds): Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Leg – Update 97. The Podiatry Institute, Tucker, GA 15-21, 1997.
 
Pontious J, Labovitz JM: Periungual Fibromas Associated with Tuberous Sclerosis: Discussion and Case Report. The Lower Extremity, Vol. 4, No. 1, October 1997.
 
Pontious J, Marcoux, JT: Injerto Con Hueso Calcaneo Para Reparar Una Osteotomia De Base En Cuna De Cierre Sin Union. EL PEN. 70:344-351, 1997.
 
Pontious J, Lane G, Moritz JC, Martin W: Observation of the “V” Osteotomy Following Lesser Metatarsal Surgery. JAPMA Podiatric Medical Association. 88:323-331, 1998.
 
Good J, Pontious J: Ganglions. Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Ankle – Update ’98. The Podiatry Institute, Tucker, GA 255-260, 1998.
 
Pontious J, Good J, Maxian S: Ganglions of the Foot and Ankle: A Retrospective Analysis of 63 Procedures. Accepted for publication, JAPMA 1998.
 
Martin, D,Pontious J: Pre-operative Evaluation of HAV Deformity Comprehensive Textbook of Foot Surgery, 3rd edition, 2001
 
Dalton S, Pontious J, Lemont H: Contact Coral Dermatitis. JAPMA 89:143-145, 1999.
- accepted for publication, JAPMA 2001
 
Lamm B, Pontious J: Hemangioma: A Case Report. JAPMA 91: 96-98, 2002 publication, JAPMA 2002
 
ePregnancy, July 2002: "Pamper your Piggies" p 50-51 (expert opinion)
 
Pontious J, Zielaskowski L: Extensor Hallucis Tendon Rupture Repair Utilizing Fascia
Lata Allograft.  JAPMA. Vol. 92, #8, 9/02 page 467 - 470
 
Pontious J, Zielaskowski L, King G:  Extensor Lipoma of the Foot: A case report.
JAPMA Vol. 95, #5, Sept/Oct. 2003 page 402 - 405
 
Content Expert for Patient Brochure, American College of Foot Surgeons, Topic: Ganglions, published 2005
 
Real Simple, February 2006 “The Best time of Day to do anything” (expert opinion)
Dunn S, Pontious J: Tailors Bunion.  Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Leg – Updated 2008.  The Podiatry Institute, Atlanta, Georgia.  Pg 27-42, 2008.
 
Moorman, CT, Pontious, J: “Compression Peroneal Palsy Resulting in Extensor Hallucis Longus Dysfunction: A Case Report”, Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery, Vol, 48, #4, July/August, pgs 466-468., 2009
 
Pontious, J, Mahmood, S: Treating a Patient with Painful and Aggressive Periungual Fibromas: Case Study, Podiatry Today, Vol. 24, Issue 7, 2011.
 
Pontious, J, Chair, Dept. of Surgery, TUSPM, Spiess, K: Clear Cell Hidradenoma of Dorsal Medial Forefoot: Podiatry Today, Vol. 25, Issue 4, April 2012.
 
Pontious J, Dunn, S: Tailors Bunion Deformity: McGlamry Comprehensive Textbook of Foot and Ankle Surgery, 4th Edition, Chapter 23, 2012.   
 
Pearls on fifth metatarsal osteotomies for Tailor's Bunion Correction.
Pontious, J., Creech, C. accepted for publication, Podiatry Today 12/2012 and published 2/2013.
 
An Analysis of Outcomes after Use of the Maxwell-Brancheau Arthroeresis Implant
Article by SP Brancheau, KM Walker, DR Northcutt. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2012. 
 
Charcot Neuropathy following Traumatic Hallux Varus Repair:  A Case Report.
Pontious, J., Ahsan, I: Podiatry Today, Vol. 26, Issue 4, April 2013
 
Avascular Necrosis following Brachymetatarsia lengthening- in progress. 
 
Shingles in the Lower Extremity: A Case Report – submitted for publication 2013
 
Quantitative Analysis of Hallux Abductovalgus Transverse Plane Radiographic Parameters
Submitted as an Oral Manuscript for the 2012 ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference
Authors: Andrew J. Meyr, DPM, Adam Myers, DPM and Jane Pontious, DPM
 
Descriptive Quantitative Analysis of Hallux Abductovalgus Transverse Plane Radiographic Parameters. Meyr, A., Pontious, J. et al, Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Vol. 53, Issue 4, Pages 397-404, July 2014.
 
Demographic Description of the Presentation and Treatment of Lower  Extremity and Soft Tissue Infection Secondary to Intravenous Drug Use, or “Skin Popping” Kelly Pirozzi, DPM, Jennifer C. Van, DPM, Jane Pontious, DPM, Andrew J. Meyr, DPM –Journal of Foot and Ankle, Vol. 53, Issue 2, March 2014 pgs. 156-159.
 
Compendium of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery 2014, Chapter 7, Forefoot Surgery, Editor, Jane Pontious, DPM, Andrew J. Meyr, DPM
 
Pontious J, Sansosti, L:  Vitamin D and Bone Healing. Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Ankle – Update 2015. The Podiatry Institute, Tucker, GA.
 
The Current State of Emergency Medical Training in U.S. Schools of Podiatric Medicine
Society of Academic Emergency Medicine
David A. Wald, Jane Pontious, DPM, Christine Miller, DPM, Alvin Wang
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association (JAPMA)
January 2015, Vol. 105, No. 1, pp. 47-50
 
Current Insights on Treating Graves’ Dermopathy in the Foot: A Case Report
Pontious, J., Zinyemba, P.: Podiatry Today, Vol. 28, Issue 2, February 2015