The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) is a professional medical organization representing Doctors of Podiatric Medicine (podiatrists) within the United States. The organization was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland. Approximately 80% of podiatrists in the US are members of the APMA.
The Nebraska Podiatric Medical Association (NPMA) is a local professional medical organization representing Doctors of Podiatric Medicine (podiatrists) within the state of Nebraska. The NPMA works to make sure the podiatric issues relevant to the state of Nebraska are addressed at both the local and national level.
The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) is a professional medical organization of over 6,000 podiatric foot and ankle surgeons practicing in the USA and was formed in 1942. Informing members of the latest techniques and advances of surgical care of the foot, ankle, and related lower extremity are the primary goals of the ACFAS.
The Pedorthic Footcare Association (PFA) is a professional association for certified and/or licensed pedorthists founded in 1958. Pedorthics encompasses the design, manufacture, modification and fit of shoes and foot orthoses to alleviate problems caused by disease, congenital condition overuse or injury.
The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics (ABC) mission is to establish and promote the highest standards of organizational and clinical performance in the delivery of orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthic services.
The American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine (ABPOPPM) purpose is to protect the health and welfare of the public through an ongoing process of evaluation and certification of the competence of podiatrists in the specialty of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine.
The American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine (ACFAOM) established in the late 1940’s, is a professional organization of approximately 900 podiatrists. ACFAOM’s goals are to provide its members with the latest information on the biomechanical and medical aspects of podiatric medicine.