Meet Dr. Nisha Krishnan, DPM


 

Meet Dr. Krishnan 


Dr. Nisha Krishnan was born in Toledo, Ohio in 1985. Her family relocated to Ocala, Florida when she was at the age of 4 and she is an International Baccalaureate graduate of Vanguard High School. Dr. Krishnan is driven with passion in every aspect of patient care that her patients receive. The quality of her patients lives as well as their longevity are her number one priority by consistently providing conservative and preventive treatment for all conditions.

 

 

Professional     

2014 – Present: President ~ Doctor of Beverly Hills Foot and Ankle, P.A.           

3404 North Lecanto Highway, Suite A, Beverly Hills, FL 34465

                                                                     

Education – Post Graduate

2011 – 2014 Palmetto General Hospital ~ Hialeah, FL

Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency: PMSR-RRA program with emphasis on forefoot and complex rearfoot, ankle and leg reconstruction and traumatology with specialization in external fixation of the lower extremity

2013 - 2014 Third Year Chief Resident

2012 - 2013 Second Year Chief Resident

 

Graduate

2007 – 2011 Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

North Chicago, IL DPM, Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine  

 

Undergraduate

2003 – 2006   University of South Florida ~ Tampa, FL

Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Science                                                                                                 

Minor: History ~ Honors College, USF Presidential Scholarship  

 

Hospital/Facility Affiliations

2014 – Present:  Citrus Memorial Hospital ~ Active Medical and Surgery Physician

   

Employment

2014 – 2014     FlipSetter.com ~ Tampa, FL - Chief Creative Officer

2013 – 2014     Leon Medical Centers ~ Miami, FL - Practitioner

2009 – 2010    Central Florida Foot and Ankle Center ~ Winter Haven, FL - Medical Blogger

2005 – 2006    H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute ~ Tampa, FL - Researcher

 

Specialty Training/Honors/Awards

2016 - Nomination, Physician of the Year ~ Citrus Memorial Hospital

2015 - Nomination, Physician of the Year ~ Citrus Memorial Hospital

2011 - 2014   MDPO External Fixation System ~ Lower extremity advanced application

2013 - Smith and Nephew: Taylor Spatial Frame ~ Equinus deformity application

2013 - Copavin ~ Sclerotherapy course

2013 - Podiatric Medicine Licensure ~ State of Florida, PO3609

2013 - National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part III 2011 - National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part II 2

2009 - National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part I       

2009 - Recipient of Outstanding Female Leadership Award

2007 - Recipient of Scholl Distinguished Scholar Award  

 

Leadership Experience

2013 - 2014 Palmetto General Hospital Residency Program: Chief Resident

2012 - 2013 Palmetto General Hospital Residency Program: Second ~Year Chief Resident               

2009 - 2010 Secretary, American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management                                 

2009 - 2010 Editor, American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management Newsletter                   

2009 - 2010 Vice President of Organizational Affairs, Illinois Podiatric Medical Students              

2008 - 2009 Secretary, Illinois Podiatric Medical Students’ Association            

2008 - 2009 Vice President, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons                                     

2008 - 2009 News Editor, Murmurs Newspaper  

 

 

Professional Organizations

2014 – Florida Podiatric Medical Association

2014 – American Podiatric Medical Association

 

 

Memberships

2014 - Present Citrus County Chamber of Commerce

2014 - Present Florida Podiatric Medicine Association

 

Publications - Presentations

2014 - Marin, L., Semma, R., Krishnan, N. (2014) Triple Arthrodesis with Internal and External Fixation: Technique Paper. Surgical Science, 5, 183-192.

2013 - Organizer and Lead Presenter: Triple Arthrodesis with Internal and External Fixation sponsored by MDPO Fixation

2013 - Lead Presenter: Medical Management of Podiatric Emergencies sponsored by Graduate Medical Education

2012 - Lead Presenter: Reconstructive Arthroplasty Screw and Weil Osteotomy Technique sponsored by OsteoMed

2011 - Lead Presenter: Reconstructive Arthroplasty Screw Technique sponsored by OsteoMed  

 

 

Activities

2014 - Volunteer Surgeon, SOL Foundation Mission Trip, Dominican Republic

2014 - Volunteer Surgeon, SOL Foundation Mission Trip, Dominican Republic

2014 - Volunteer Surgeon, Yucatan Crippled Children's Project, Mexico

2013 - Volunteer Surgeon, SOL Foundation Mission Trip, Dominican Republic

2010 - Volunteer Medical Assistant, American Diabetes Association Foot Screening 

 

Languages

English

Spanish