Dr. Michael Z. Fein

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Dr. Michael Z. Fein

Dr. Fein has spent more than 35 years treating patients with foot and ankle problems in the Bethel-Danbury area.  He has been recognized multiple times by CONNECTICUT magazine as one of “Connecticut’s Top Doctors ” and  has been recognized by his peers as Podiatrist of the Year.  He serves as the Chief of Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgery at Danbury Hospital and is the onsite director for the St. Barnabas podiatric surgical residency at Danbury Hospital.  Dr. Fein is certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.  He currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association where he serves as the Medicare liaison for podiatry for the state of Connecticut. 

Dr. Fein specializes in diabetic foot care, ulcer management, and infectious problems. 

Broad Street Hospital and Medical Center, Philadelphia, P.A.
Podiatric Surgical Resident, July 1981 – July 1982

Temple College of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, P.A.
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, June 1981

Rutgers College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.
September 1974 – June 1977

2005 – present Wound Care Specialist Morganti Center for Wound Care,Danbury Hospital
1999 – 2018 Connecticut Family Orthopedics, 33 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, Connecticut 06810
1996 – 2013 Diabetic Foot Specialist, Diabetes and Endocrinology Center, Main Street, Danbury, Connecticut
1982 – present Michael Z. Fein, D.P.M., P.C., 8 School Street, Bethel, Connecticut 06801

Recertified, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, July 2011
Recertified, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, July 2001
Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, July 1993

Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors, 2004 – 2017
Connecticut Podiatrist of the Year 2006

Chief, Section of Podiatric Surgery, Department of Surgery Danbury Hospital
Attending Danbury Hospital, Dept. of Surgery, Danbury, Connecticut
Coordinator Danbury Hospital St. Barnabas Podiatric Surgical Residency
New Milford Hospital, New Milford, CT
Danbury Surgical Center, Danbury CT

Carrier Advisory Committee NGS Medicare
Chairman, Medicare Committee, CPMA
President, Fairfield County Podiatric Medical Association, 1999 – 2001
American Podiatric Medical Association, 1981 – present
Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association, 1982 – present
Medicare Committee 1990 – present
Member, Society for Vascular Surgery
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Fellow, American Professional Wound Care Association

Course Coordinator Danbury Hospital Podiatric Seminar 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013

Podiatric Consultant Americares
Podiatric Consultant Kevin Cares