Ask the Expert


Hosted by the AOFAS Young Physicians Committee, Ask the Expert is a live, online event featuring respected leaders in the orthopaedic foot and ankle community. This event is open exclusively to AOFAS members.


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Ask the Expert: Jacob R. Zide, MD

Tuesday, May 3
8:00 – 9:30 pm CDT (UTC-5)


Jacob R. Zide, MD, completed his orthopaedic residency at UT Southwestern and his orthopaedic foot and ankle fellowship at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. He now practices in Dallas, Texas, and is the assistant director for the Baylor Foot and Ankle Fellowship. Additionally, Dr. Zide is the co-director of the Complex Adolescent Foot and Ankle Deformity Clinic at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.

Post your toughest cases and most challenging questions on AOFAS Connect, and get ready to share your case for review during the event. Please remember to keep all films and MRIs HIPAA compliant. If you do not have a case or question, you can still register and join the discussion.

At the conclusion of this event, you will be able to:

  • Present foot and ankle clinical challenges for review and discussion

  • Identify ways to avoid potential complications in foot and ankle procedures

  • Describe and apply current research in foot and ankle disorders to improve patient care

  • Immediately apply practical solutions to clinical practice

The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AOFAS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
For more information on AOFAS accreditation and education policies, visit the Program Overview page.



Jacob R. Zide, MD

  • Orthofix, Inc.: Paid Consultant

  • American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society - Board member/committee appointments for a society

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated.