Foot & Ankle International (FAI)

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The official journal of the AOFAS®, FAI® emphazes surgical and medical management as well as basic clinical research related to Foot and Ankle® problems. The Society's monthly journal publishes the broadest spectrum and highest quality of foot and ankle research in the US and abroad.​

The journal is under the direction of Editor-in-Chief David Thordarson, MD.

 

To view FAI® online:

AOFAS Members: Sign in at the top of the AOFAS screen then click on the direct FAI® online link from the Members Only page.

Authors should go to: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/fai

 

Editorial Questions

Editorial questions may be directed to Shera Palmer Cook, FAI Managing Editor, at the AOFAS office via email FAIjournal@aofas.org or tel.847-430-5086.
 

Member Subscription Information 

AOFAS member inquiries, change of address, back issues claims and membership renewal requests should be addressed to AOFAS at membership@aofas.org, tel. 800-235-4855.


Non-member Subscription Information 

Subscription inquiries, orders, back issues, claims and renewals should be addressed to SAGE Publications at journals@sagepub.com, tel. 800-818-SAGE (7243) and 805-499-0721.​

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 Managerial Board

 

James W. Brodsky, MD, Chair
Robert B. Anderson, MD
Donald R. Bohay, MD
J. Chris Coetzee, MD
Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD
Keith L. Wapner, MD
E. Greer Richardson, MD (ex-officio)
David B.Thordarson, MD (ex-officio)

 

 Editorial Board

 

​David B. Thordarson, MD, Chair
Christopher P. Chiodo, MD
J. Chris Coetzee, MD
Michael S. Pinzur, MD
Charles L. Saltzman, MD
Robert A. Vander Griend, MD
Alastair S.E. Younger, MBChB, ChM, FRCSC
William R. Ledoux, PhD (ex-officio)
Robin M. Queen, PhD (ex-officio)

 

 

 

 

 Associate Editors

 
Christopher Bibbo, DO
John T. Campbell, MD
J. Chris Coetzee, MD
Steven L. Haddad, MD
Sheldon S. Lin, MD
Michael S. Pinzur, MD
Elly Trepman, MD
Robert A. Vander Griend, MD
Arthur K. Walling, MD​
 

 Assistant Editors

 

​Surgical Strategies
Eric Giza, MD
Jeremy J. McCormick, MD

Current Concept Review
Christopher P. Chiodo, MD
Brian C. Toolan, MD

Foot Forum
Michael S. Pinzur, MD

International
Kodali S. Prasad, MD

Gait Studies
Robin M. Queen, PhD

CME
Patrick B. Ebeling, MD

 

 Managing Editor

 
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Shera Palmer Cook 
847-430-5086
 

 FAI Podcasts

 
Click here for the inaugural FAI podcastwi​th Kenneth Hunt, MD, regarding his article in the September 2015 issue, Surgical Treatment of Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy With or Without Flexor Hallucis Lon​gus Tendon Transfer: A Prospective, Randomized Study.

Chec​k back every month for the new featured author interview podcast and delve deeper into an article.
 

 FAI CME

 
2014 & 2013 CME Exams available
10 hours per exam: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit​TM

AOFAS Members: Login at the top of the AOFAS screen, then select Members Only for link to exams and access information.


 

 Editor-in-Chief

 

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David B. Thordarson, MD

Professor, Division of Orthopedics
Department of Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, Calif.

 

 About FAI

 

​In circulation since 1980, FAI offers peer-reviewed articles focusing on areas of interest such as surgery, wound-care, bone healing, sports medicine, pain management, in-office orthotic systems, and diabetes. FAI is owned and copyrighted by the AOFAS.

 

 Member Benefit

 

AOFAS membership dues include monthly delivery of the print FAI journal to your preferred mailing address.

AOFAS members receive free online access to FAI and archives.

 

 Membership Info

 

For information and questions about membership, please e-mail membership@aofas.org or call 847-430-5082. ​