Di Nucci, K DPM

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Di Nucci, K DPM

Practice Experience

Foot & Ankle Center of Arizona
7304 E. Deer Valley Road, Suite 100
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
8/06 – current

Foot & Ankle Center of Nebraska
Private Practice
7337 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68114
8/96-8/99;
7/00-5/06

Valley Foot & Ankle Clinic
Private Practice
401 S. 43rd Street #110
Renton, WA 98055
8/99-6/00

Valley Medical Center – Wound Healing Institute
400 South 43rd Street
Renton, WA 98055
12/99-6/00

Residency Training:

Fifth Avenue Hospital
10560 5th Avenue N.E. Seattle, WA 98125
Waldo Podiatric Surgical Residency
Byron Hutchinson D.P.M., Director
+Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery
7/93-6/95

Fellowship Training:
THC-Seattle Hospital
10560 5th Avenue N.E. Seattle, WA 98125
Waldo Podiatric Surgical Residency
Mary Crawford D.P.M., Director
+Advanced Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery
7/95-6/96

Additional Training:
The Orthobiologic Institute
8th Annual seminar from the world leaders in Orthobiologics
Stem Cells, PRP, BMAC, Shockwave, US guided techniques
Las Vegas, NV
6/17

Orthofix Academy
Super Charged Tibia to Toe Course
Comprehensive External Fixation course
TRUE/LOK, Sheffield Ring Fixator, XCaliber, Pennig, Retronail
Dallas, Texas
Drs. Samchukov MD, Cherkashin MD, Kirenko MD (Kurgan Faculty)
6/07

Major Foot Deformity External Fixation Workshop
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Guido La Porta DPM Course Director Las Vegas, NV
3/06

Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Lower Extremity Nerve Surgery Course
Union Memorial Hospital
A. Lee Dellon M.D. Course Director Baltimore, MD
7/05

Advances in Lower Extremity External Fixation
Monolateral and Ring External Fixation in Foot & Ankle Deformities
Orthopaedic Learning Center Chicago, IL
5/04

Wound Healing Symposium
Comprehensive Healthcare Group
James Smith M.D. Course Director Hauppage, New York
12/99

Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle
Orthopaedic Learning Center
James Guhl M.D. Course Director Chicago, IL
11/97

Comprehensive Care of the Diabetic
University of Texas Health Science Center
Lawrence Harkless D.P.M. Director San Antonio, TX
5/96-6/96

AO Trauma Fellowship
Harborview Medical Center Seattle, WA
Sigvard T. Hansen M.D. Director
4/8-5/10, 1996

Advanced Podiatric AO/ASIF Course
Monterey, CA
1/95

Microneurovascular Surgical Course
MOET Institute San Francisco, CA
3/94

Professional Education:
Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
Chicago, IL
Degree: Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, Bachelors of Science
Honors: Cum Laude
1989-93

Pre-Professional Education:
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
1987-89

University of Missouri Columbia, MO
1986-87

Research and Publications:

Clinical Practice Guidelines: American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Diagnosis and Treatment of Forefoot Disorders. Sections 1-5. James L. Thomas, DPM, Edwin Blitch, DPM, Martin Chaney, DPM, Kris DiNucci, DPM, Kimberly Eickmeier, DPM, Lawrence Rubin, DPM, Mickey Stapp, DPM, John Vanore, DPM.
J Foot Ankle Surgery 48 (2) 2009.

“Revisional Peripheral Nerve surgery”, Jarrett D. Cain DPM, Kris A. DiNucci DPM
Clin Podiatr Med Surg 2009;26 (1) 11-22.

“Biomechanical Consequences of Lateral Column Lengthening of the Calcaneus:
Part 1. Long Plantar Ligament Strain”, Kent R. DiNucci DPM, Jeffery Christensen
DPM, Kris DiNucci DPM.
J Foot Ankle Surg. 43:10, 2004.

“Closed Kinetic Chain Tarsal Mechanics of Subtalar Joint
Arthroeresis”, Jeffery Chistensen DPM, Neil Campbell DPM, Kris DiNucci DPM.
1996 William J. Stickel Gold Award
J. Podiatr. Med. Assoc. 86:467, 1996.

Clinical Instruction:

Faculty Member:
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Surgical Skills Courses
Orthopaedic Learning Center Chicago, IL
2003-present

Providence Medical Center Podiatric Surgical Residency
Providence Medical Center Seattle, WA
8/99-7/00

Green River Podiatric Surgical Residency
HealthSouth Surgical Center Auburn, WA
8/99-7/00

Committees Served:

American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Fellowship committee: Board Liaison
2012 – 2013

American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Surgical Skills Committee: Chairman
2008 – 2011

American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Surgical Skills Committee
2005 – 2011

American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Oral Examination Committee
2003 – 2006

American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Consumer Education Committee
2004 – 2005

Positions Served:

American College of Foot & Angle Surgeons
Board of Directors
2012 – 2015

Oral Board Examiner
American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Reconstructive Rearfoot & Ankle and Foot Examinations
2002 – 2006

American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
National Media Spokesperson
2003 – present

Board of Trustees
Nebraska Podiatric Medical Association
2003 – 2005

Instructional Courses:

Instructor:
Advances in Forefoot Surgery Workshop and Seminar
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Regional Mtg.
Flushing, NY
11/13

Course Co-Chairman and Instructor:
Sports Medicine Surgical Skills Course
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Chicago, IL 09/11

Course Chairman and Instructor:
Tendon Repair Surgical Skills
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Dallas, TX 11/10

Course Chairman and Instructor:
Complex Foot Reconstruction
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Las Vegas, NV 11/09

Instructor:
Foot and Ankle Tenodesis Workshop
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Washington D.C 3/09

Course Co-Chairman and Instructor:
Master Course in Foot and Ankle Surgery
Arthrex Scottsdale Lab
Scottsdale, AZ 2/09

Course Chairman and Instructor:
Arthrodesis Toe to Ankle
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Spine Education and Research Institute
Denver, CO 9/08

Instructor and Moderator:
Internal Fixation Workshop Rearfoot:
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Long Beach, CA 2/08

Course Chairman and Instructor:
No Bones About It—Soft Tissue Issues
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
AAOS Orthopedic Learning Center
Chicago, IL 9/06

Instructor and Moderator:
Internal Fixation Workshop Rearfoot & Ankle:
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.

Instructor and Moderator:
Advanced Forefoot Fixation Workshop:
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Las Vegas, NV 3/06

Instructor:
Advanced Forefoot Fixation Workshop:
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
New Orleans, LA 4/05
San Diego, CA3/04

Instructor:
The “Other” Fixation Workshop:
External Fixation Workshop for the Foot & Ankle Surgeon
(Mini-Fixator to Hybrids on Saw bones)
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Beverly Hills, CA 2/02

National & Regional Lecture Presentations:

Successful topical treatment of Onychomycosis
Podiatry Institute: Marlinz Pharma Lecture Series
Boston, MA 10/17
New Orleans, LA 2/18
Phoenix, AZ 4/18
San Diego, CA 9/18
Philadelphia, PA 10/18

Hallux Varus: Fusion
Great toe Arthritis: Metallic Hemi-implants
Endobutton technology for Foot & Ankle Surgery
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Nashville, TN
3/18

Flexible flatfoot: Deciding on Calcaneal Osteotomies
Endobutton technology
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Austin, TX
2/17

Flexible Flatfoot: Calcaneal Osteotomies
Endobutton technology
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Austin, TX
2/16

Posterior Tibial tendon dysfunction: Comparing Calcaneal osteotomies
Plantar Plate repair: Plantar Approach
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Phoenix, AZ
2/15

The Hammered toe: When to perform a FDL transfer
Neuroma: Open surgery; when and where
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Orlando, FL
2/14

Advances in Forefoot Surgery and Workshop
Plate fixation and understanding different constructs
1st MTP fusion
Lesser metatarsal non-union repair
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Regional seminar
Flushing, NY
11/13

Hallux Valgus deformity with Metatarsus Adductus
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Las Vegas, NV
2/13

A Critical Look at the Lapidus Bunionectomy
Focus on the Forefoot: Rheumatoid Forefoot
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
San Antonio, TX
2/12

Ossicles of the Foot in the Athlete
Plantar Heel Pain
Sports Medicine Surgical Skills Course
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Chicago, IL 09/11

Non-Osteotomy correction of Hallux Valgus
International Foot and Ankle Foundation
Las Vegas, NV 08/11

Joint preservation procedures for 1st MPJ
Lapidus Arthrodesis
1st MTPJ A-Z Workshop and Seminar
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Los Angeles, CA 8/11

Adult Acquired Flatfoot: Evaluating the patient
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Lauderdale, FL 3/11

Jones Procedure
Extensor Digitorum Communis tendon transfer for Extensor Recruitment
Tendon Repair Surgical Skills
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Dallas, TX 11/10

Cotton Osteotomy for Stage 2 PTTD
Surgical Pearls for Foot and Ankle Surgery
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Las Vegas, NV 2/10

Implant arthroplasty of the 1st MTP joint
Cotton Osteotomy for Stage 2 PTTD Reconstruction
Complex Foot Reconstruction
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Wright Medical Mobile Lab
Las Vegas, NV 11/09

Current Concepts in Hallux Valgus Repair
Achilles Tendon Insertional tendinopathy
CPMA Fall Meeting
Colorado Springs, CO 10/09

Controversies in the Adult Acquired Flatfoot
Forefoot Reconstruction of the Rheumatoid Foot
Non-Osteotomy correction of Hallux Valgus
Associated Pathology of the Cavus Foot
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Washington D.C. 3/09

Current Concepts in Hallux Valgus Repair; Hindfoot and Midfoot Fusions;
First MTP Implant Arthroplasty; First MTP arthrodesis;
Achilles Tendon Primary Repair, FHL Transfer and Tendon Reconstruction
Master Course in Foot and Ankle Surgery
Arthrex Scottsdale Lab
Scottsdale, AZ 2/09

Equinus correction: Gastrocnemius Recession and TAL
Arthrodesis in PTTD
Triple Arthrodesis
Isolated Subtalar joint Arthrodesis
Arthrodesis Toe to Ankle
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Surgical Skills Course
Spine Education and Research Institute
Denver, CO 9/08

Metatarsus Adductus Bunion
Bunion Complications: Recurrence
Rearfoot surgery Pearls: Panel Discussion
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Long Beach, CA 2/08

Anterolateral Leg Compartment Syndrome
Overview of Entrapment Peripheral Neuropathies
New Technologies and Applications: Neuropathy
No Bones About It—Soft Tissue Issues Surgical Skills Course
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
AAOS Orthopedic Learning Center
Chicago, IL 9/06

Navicular Stress Fracture: Case Presentation
WA State Podiatric Annual Mtg. Lake Chelan, WA
4/96

Navicular Stress Fractures: A Diagnostic & Management Protocol
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
New Orleans, LA 3/96

Workmen’s Compensation Board Symposium
University of Alberta: Edmonton, Canada
Lower Extremity Repetitive Strain Injuries”
Featured Speaker:
Lectures Presented: Anatomy of the Foot & Ankle, Lower Extremity Overuse Injuries, Plantar Heel Pain, Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Achilles Tendon Disorders, Anatomy of a Workboot
12/95

Rheumatoid Rearfoot & Ankle Deformites
Ankle Arthrodesis: Indications & Technique
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Las Vegas, NV 3/06

Surgical treatment of Equinus Deformity
4th Annual Orange County Podiatric Medical Assoc. Meeting
Huntington Beach, CA 10/05

Triple Arthrodesis
Medial Column Procedures Flatfoot Reconstruction
Non-surgical treatment of Adult Acquired Flatfoot
Adult Flatfoot Symposium: Live video broadcast
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Oklahoma City, OK 8/05

Controversies in Reconstructive Foot Surgery
Preserving the Foot in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Northwest Podiatric Foundation Summer Meeting
Swedish Hospital
Seattle, WA 6/05

Fusions in Flatfoot Surgery
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
New Orleans, LA 4/05

Subtalar Joint Fusion
Conservative Treatment of Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Flatfoot Seminar
AAOS Orthopedic Learning Center
Chicago, IL 8/04

Foot & Ankle Care in the Aging Adult
Charting the Course in Gerontological Nursing
Nebraska Methodist Hospital – Peter Kiewit Conference Center
Omaha, NE 4/04

Diabetic Foot Care
Diabetic Support Group
Bergan-Mercy Hospital
Omaha, NE 4/04

Lapidus Arthrodesis: Indications, Technique, & Pearls
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
San Diego, CA 3/04

Specialized Lesser Metatarsal Osteotomies
Salvage of Failed Hammertoe Surgery
Advanced Forefoot Surgical Skills Seminar
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
AAOS Orthopedic Learning Center
Chicago, IL 8/03

Foot & Ankle Overuse Conditions
Excel Physical Therapy
Omaha, NE 3/03

Sinus Tarsi Syndrome or Nerve Entrapment?
Treatment of Tibial Sesamoid Pathology
Complications of Base Wedge Osteotomies
Kansas State Podiatric Association Annual Fall Meeting
Overland Park, KS 9/02

Evans Calcaneal Osteotomy
Reconstruction of the Rheumatoid Foot
2002 APMA Annual Scientific Meeting Seattle, WA 8/02
Kansas State Podiatric Association Annual Fall Meeting Overland Park, KS 9/02

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Achilles Tendon: Insertional and Noninsertional Pathology
Kansas State Podiatric Association Annual Spring Meeting
Lindsborg, KS 4/02

Long-Term Outlook on the Treatment of Onychomycosis
Lincoln, NE 3/02
Hastings, NE 6/02

Surgical Correction of the Adult Flexible Flatfoot
“The Seattle Experience”
Division Six: American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Chicago, IL 3/02
Kansas State Podiatric Association Annual Spring Meeting Lindsborg, KS 4/02

Rheumatoid Forefoot:
Are we crippling people with Pan Metatarsal Head Resection? (Yes)
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Beverly Hills, CA 2/02

Rheumatoid Forefoot:
Are we crippling people with Pan Metatarsal Head Resection? (Yes)
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Beverly Hills, CA 2/02

Advanced Internal Fixation: Rearfoot Reconstruction
Calcaneocuboid Joint Distraction Arthrodesis
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
Beverly Hills, CA 2/02

Onychomycosis: What you and your patients need to know
Novartis Consultant Physician Lecture Series
Omaha, NE 2/01, 3/01
Lincoln, NE 2/01, 3/01
ND State Podiatric Annual Mtg. Bismark, ND 5/01

Reconstruction of the Rheumatoid Foot
Northwest Podiatric Foundation Lake Tahoe, NV 3/003rd Annual Northwest Foot & Ankle Surgery Symposium
Swedish Medical Center Seattle, WA 3/00

Diagnosis & Management of Tarsometatarsal Injuries
Northwest Podiatric Foundation
Lake Tahoe, NV 3/00

Management of Podiatric Office Emergencies
Northwest Podiatric Foundation Lake Tahoe, NV 3/00
WA State Podiatric Annual Mtg. Lake Chelan, WA 4/00

Musculoskeletal Tumor work-up of the Lower Extremity
Northwest Podiatric Foundation
Lake Tahoe, NV 3/00

Recognition & Treatment of Common Foot Disorders
St. Josephs Medical Center
Omaha, NE 7/99

Treatment of Onychomycosis in the Diabetic Patient
Novartis Production Facility
Lincoln, NE 7/99

Onychomycosis Treatment with Oral Antifungal Medications
Department of Family Medicine
Omaha, NE 7/99

Univ. of Nebraska Med. Ctr.
NE State Podiatric Annual Mtg.
Grand Island, NE 10/96

The Effect of the Evans Calcaneal Osteotomy on the Intraarticular
Contact Characteristics of the Calcaneocuboid Joint
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Annual Mtg.
San Francisco, CA 3/95

American Podiatric Medical Association Annual Mtg.
Seattle, WA 8/95

Surgical Principles of Tendon Transfers
Northwest Podiatric Foundation
Seattle, WA 10/94

Hospital Affiliations:
Arizona:

Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak Affiliate
7400 East Thompson Peak Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
480-324-7000
3/08

John C. Lincoln Hospital Associate
Deer Valley Campus
19829 N. 27th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85027
623.879.5369
12/06

Paradise Valley Hospital Associate
3929 E Bell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602.923.5000
10/06

Scottsdale Healthcare – Shea Affiliate
9003 E Shea Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
480.323.3000
10/06

Licensures:

Arizona #643 Active
California #E4655 Inactive
Iowa #617 Inactive
Nebraska #255 Inactive
Washington #513 Inactive

Certifications:
Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Foot Surgery
Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
7/99, recertified to 2019

Professional Organizations:
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Diplomat, American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
Member, American Podiatric Medical Association
Member, Arizona Podiatric Medical Association