Dr. Mathew J. Sabo

Foot & Ankle Physician, Surgeon
And Reconstruction Specialist

Biography

Dr. Mathew J. Sabo

Foot & Ankle Physician, Surgeon
And Reconstruction Specialist

Matthew J. Sabo, DPM FACFAS created The Foot and Ankle Wellness Center of Western Pennsylvania in 2007 to serve the Armstrong, Butler and surrounding counties with all their foot and ankle needs. Dr. Sabo earned his Bachelor of Science degree at East Stroudsburg University in pre-medicine in 1997, graduating in an accelerated pre-medicine program. He continued his education at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine where he earned his medical degree in 2000. While at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. Sabo received an award for academic excellence. He then went on to complete a forefoot and rearfoot reconstructive surgical residency program at Saint Agnes Medical Center in Philadelphia.

Dr. Sabo Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Sabo has served as a delegate and vice president of the Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association Erie Northwest division. He has spoken at numerous conferences and has contributed chapters to the Hershey Board Certification Review manual as well as articles in podiatric medical journals. He currently serves as the associate director of research at The Snyder Institute of Armstrong County Memorial Hospital. Dr. Sabo currently serves as a Clinical Associate Professor at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Sabo has been serving the Armstrong, Butler, Ford City, Grove City, Monaca, Moon Township and surrounding counties since 2002. He is Board Certified in foot and ankle surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Founding member and Fellow of both American Society of Podiatric Surgeons and the Academy of Physicians in Wound Healing. He currently serves as a reconstructive foot and ankle surgical instructor at Heritage Valley – Beaver. A PMSR/RRA-36 program with a 361-bed acute care hospital located in Beaver, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Sabo specializes in reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle, complex wound care, limb salvage, research and podiatric care.

EDUCATION

• Bachelor of Science, East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, PA
• Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
• Residency, Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PAI

LICENSURE

• Podiatric Physician – Pennsylvania – August 2000 – Present
• DEA License – Pennsylvania – August 2000 – Present
• Associate, American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons – December 2002 – 2005
• Fellow, American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons – September 2005 – Present
• Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery – August 2005 – Present
• Board Certified in Foot & Ankle Surgery – August 2005 – Present
• Certified in Laser Surgery – November 2006 – Present
• Certified in Podiatric Radiology – January, 2007 – Present
• Certified in Neurosensory & Motor Testing – July 2007 – Present
• Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons – June 2009 – Present
• NIH Office of Extramural Research Protecting Human Research Participation – February 2010 – 2012
• NIH Office of Extramural Research Protecting Human Research Participation – May 2012 – 2014
• Fellow of Academy of Physicians in Wound Healing – January 2012 – Present

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

• ACMH
• Butler Memorial Hospital

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

• Academy of Physicians In Wound Healing
• American Board of Podiatric Surgery
• American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
• American Diabetic Association
• American Podiatric Medical Association
• American Society of Podiatric Surgeons
• Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association
• Peripheral Arterial Disease Coalition
• Young Professionals Armstrong County Chapter

AREAS OF SPECIALTY
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Adult Acquired Flatfoot
  • Ankle Sprains & Strains
  • Arthritis of the Foot & Ankle
  • Bone Spurs
  • Broken/Fractured Ankle
  • Bunions
  • Clas Toe & Hammertoe
  • Corns
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flexible Faltfoot in Children
  • Heel & Arch Pain
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Lisfranc (Midfoot) Injury
  • Morton’s Neuroma
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sesmoiditis
  • Tibia (Shinbone) Shaft Fractures
  • Stiff Big Toe
  • Stress Fractures of the Foot & Ankle
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Toe & Forefoot Fractures
  • Wound Care & Innovative Wound Treatment Options
AWARDS AND HONORS

• Voted Reader’s Choice Winner – The Butler Eagle – Butler, PA

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Dr. Matthew Sabo and his entire team at Foot & Ankle Wellness Center of Western Pennsylvania, is voted Reader’s Choice Foot & Ankle Center in The Butler and surrounding communities.