Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Board Certified, Foot and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
Fellow, American Board of Wound Care Professionals
Dr. Siegel completed his undergraduate training at the University of California, after spending four years as a Hospital Corpsman and Paramedic in the US Navy in San Diego. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology with minors in Psychology and Organic Chemistry. Graduating with top honors from The California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1990, Dr. Siegel completed his internship and surgical residency at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Santa Clara, California. Dr. Siegel acquired advanced training in both pediatric and adult reconstructive surgery, foot and ankle trauma, and diabetic wound care/limb salvage strategies.
Dr. Siegel has held academic appointments at Stanford University, UCSF School of Medicine, The California College of Podiatric Medicine and The University of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines Iowa.
Noteworthy, Dr. Siegel is among a small group of podiatric physicians nationally that have earned double Board Certification in Foot and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery and Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Siegel recently completed his re-certification examination in Foot and Ankle Surgery and finished among the top 97 percent in the country.
Dr. Siegel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Currently, he is in his 16th year of practice and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Temple University of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Siegel specializes in the treatment of athletic injuries, pediatric disorders, diabetic infections, complex wound care and limb salvage.
Dr. Siegel is married with two grown boys and two young stepdaughters. Hobbies include all things family oriented, gourmet cooking and of course eating. However, his biggest passion is nutrition, fitness and bodybuilding promoting a healthy mental, physical and spiritual lifestyle.
S. Jeffrey Siegel, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.
A. Personal Information
Name - Sheldon Jeffrey Siegel
Business Address -
Foot and Ankle Specialists of Bucks County
3554 Hulmeville Road
Bensalem, PA 19020
1. High School - El Camino Real High School, Woodland Hills,
California. Graduated, June 1976.
2. University - University of California, San Diego: BS in Biology, Minors in Organic Chemistry and Psychology, June 1986.
3. Medical School - California College of Podiatric Medicine,
San Francisco, California, 1990.
4. Internship/Residency -Podiatric Surgical Residency (PSR-24)
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Santa Clara CA, Department of Orthopedic Surgery.
5. Honors and Awards -
1990 - Pi Delta National Honor Society.
1990 - Who's Who Among Students in American
Colleges and Universities.
1990 - Earl G. Kaplan Award for Academic and
Clinical Excellence, American College of Foot
And Ankle Surgeons.
1990 - Outstanding Student in Orthopedics, American
College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics.
7. Boards- Board Certified in Foot and Reconstructive
Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery, American Board
Of Podiatric Surgery, 1997
Board Certified in Podiatric Orthopedics,
American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and
Primary Podiatric Medicine, 1996
C. Professional Background
1. Private Practice
a. Foot and Ankle Specialists of Bucks County, 8/99 – present
b. Attending staff podiatrist and Externship Director, Frankford Hospital PM & S 36-residency program, 8/99 – present.
c. Attending staff podiatrist, Temple University Hospital, Lower Bucks Campus, 9/99 – present.
2. Academic Appointments (1992-present)
a. Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (11/99 – present)
b. Assistant Professor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, The University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, Des Moines, IA (4/96 – 1/99)
c. Assistant Clinical Professor, Departments of Podiatric Surgery and General Medicine, California College of Podiatric Medicine,
d. Assistant Clinical Professor, UC San Francisco School of
Medicine, Department of Medicine; Clinical Instructor, Foot and
Ankle Service, Department of Orthopedic Surgery,
San Francisco General Hospital, (1993-1996).
e. Clinical Instructor, Department of Podiatric Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, (1993-1996).
a. Humanitarian Medical Mission Team – Leon Nicaragua 2008
b. National Service
1. Member, Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery Committee, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery
2. Oral Examiner, American Board of Podiatric Surgery,
c. Military Service
1. Active Duty, US Navy Hospital Corpsman, serving as a
Emergency Room Physician Assistant and Paramedic (1977-1981); Honorable Discharge with Letter of Commendation.
4. Other Activities/Employment (1981-1986)
a. Medical Technician, Dept. of Clinical Pathology,
Scripp's Clinic and Research Foundation, La Jolla, CA.
D. Society Memberships and Fellowships
a. Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Society
a. Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
b. Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
c. Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and
Primary Podiatric Medicine
d. American Podiatric Medical Association # 34457, 1992
e. Fellow, American Board of Wound Care Professionals, 2005
F. Significant Invited Lectures
1. Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Medical Grand Rounds: Evaluation and Management of the Diabetic Charcot Foot Disorder, 1/92.
2. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Annual Scientific Seminar, Extensor Hallucis Tendon Transfer for Correction of Hallux Varus, 2/92
3. Stanford University School of Medicine, Lecture: Complications in the Surgical Management of Heel Pain, 9/94.
4. UOMHS Advances in Geriatric Medicine, Lecture: Foot and Ankle Problems in the Geriatric Patient, 10/96.
5. Iowa Podiatric Medical Association, Assistants Meeting, X-ray Recertification Course. 10/96.
6. UOMHS, Scientific Chairperson: Recent Advances in the Management of Diabetes, Lecture: Management of Diabetic Foot Infections. 4/96.
7. UOMHS, Scientific Chairperson: Infectious Disease Conference Lectures: Puncture Wounds and Diabetic Foot infections, 12/96.
8. Iowa Podiatric Medical Association, Lectures: Current Management of Heel Pain and Adult Acquired Flatfoot: Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction, 10/97.
9. Iowa Podiatric Medical Association, Assistants Meeting, X-ray Recertification Course, 10/97.
10. Midwest Podiatry Conference, Lecture: Current Concepts in the Management of Osteoarthritis, 3/98.
11. Iowa Podiatric Medical Association, Lecture: Absorbable Screw Fixation Uses in Foot and Ankle Surgery, 10/98
12. Missouri Podiatric Medical Association, Lectures: Current Concepts in the Management of Osteoarthritis; Current Concepts in the Management of Adult Acquired Flatfoot; Current Concepts in the Management of Subcalcaneal Heel Pain; Absorbable Screw Fixation uses in Foot and Ankle Surgery. Branson Missouri, 10/98
13. TUSPM/Foot and Ankle Institute 13th Annual Seminar: Absorbable Screw Fixation uses in Foot and Ankle Surgery, Philadelphia, PA, 3/99
14. Jefferson University: Frankford Hospital: Prevention and Management of Diabetic Foot Complications, Bucks Campus, Langhorne, PA on 4/13/00 and Frankford Campus, Philadelphia, PA on 4/14/00.
15. University of Pennsylvania, Department of Medicine: Conservative and Surgical Management of Arthritic Conditions of the Foot and Ankle, 6/4 and 6/11/01.
1. Papers - Peer review
a. Extensor Hallucis Tendon Transfer for Correction of Hallux Varus, Goldman F; Siegel SJ; Barton E. Journal of Foot Surgery, Vol. 32, No.2, February 1992.