Michal Kozanek, MD, PhD, specializes in foot and ankle problems including toe deformities and orthopaedic conditions requiring complex reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Kozanek is from in Bratislava, Slovakia, where he received his MD and PhD degrees. He then moved to Boston for his post-doctorate research, including a fellowship in biomechanics at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program, then went on to complete a fellowship in orthopaedic surgery of the foot and ankle at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Kozanek has written extensive clinical and scientific research papers that have been published in leading peer-reviewed journals. He continues to pursue his research interests with a focus primarily in biomechanics and functional outcomes after the surgical and non-surgical treatment of foot and ankle conditions.

EDUCATION
  • MD, Comenius University School of Medicine; Bratislava, Slovakia
  • PhD, Comenius University School of Medicine; Bratislava, Slovakia
RESIDENCY
  • Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program; Boston
FELLOWSHIP
  • Baylor Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship Program, Baylor University Medical Center; Dallas
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Bioengineering Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Boston
SPECIALTIES
  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Deformity & Bunion Corrections
  • Ankle Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Diabetic Foot
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