Dr. Franklin Kase D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

 

Credentials

Diplomate – American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Diplomate – American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
Fellow – American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Fellow – American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine
Fellow – American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
Chief of Podiatric Surgery – St. Joseph Medical Center, Burbank, California Jan. 1989 – Jan. 1991
Chief of Podiatric Surgery – Glendale Memorial Hospital, Glendale, California 1993 – Present
Podiatric Medicine Director – Wound Care Center, Glendale Memorial Hospital, Glendale, California
Associate Clinical Professor – California College of Podiatric Medicine, Southern Campus Los Angeles County USC Medical Center, 1980- 1996
Director of Sports Medicine – Southern California Podiatric Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 1979-1985
Peer Review and Insurance and Patient Relations Committee, California
Podiatric Medical Association – 1987- Present
Member – American College of Sports Medicine
Member – American College of Podopediatrics, 1985 – Present
Member – American Medical Joggers Association
Podiatric Consultant – National Athletic Health Institute, 1980 – 1982
Podiatric Consultant – Burbank High School, Burroughs High School, Glendale Community College, Occidental College, Los Angeles Police Department, Los Angeles Fire Department, St. Joseph’s Occupational Health Center, Glendale Adventist Occupational Medical Center
Podiatric Consultant – Verdugo Hills Gymnastic Club
Medical Advisory Board – United Health Care Insurance Company, 1985 – 1986
Medical Advisory Board – Blue Cross, Workers Compensation Division – 1988-Present

Curriculum Vita

Medical Advisor – Blue Cross of California – 1998 – present
Medical Advisory Board – Southern California Association of Occupational Health Nurses 1985 – Present
Exam Commissioner – California Board of Podiatric Medicine, 1985 – 1984
QME (Qualified Medical Examiner) – Department of Workers Compensation
Expert Witness – Board of Podiatric Medicine – State of California
AME (Agreed Medical Examiner), 1988 – Present
California Podiatric Physician of the Year in 2004 and 2011

Professional & Civic Services

Past President California Podiatric Medical Association, 2004
President California Podiatric Medical Association, 2003
Director, Board of Directors – California Podiatric Medical Association, 1985 – Present
Chairman Health Insurance Policy Committee – California Podiatric Medical Association, 1996 – Present
Director, Board of Directors – American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary
Podiatric Medicine, 1996 – 2001
Past President Los Angeles County Podiatric Medical Association, 1987 – 1989
Valley Division Chairman – Los Angeles County Podiatric Medical Association, 1982 – 1983, 1990 – 1992
Sports Medicine Committee – California Podiatric Medical Association, 1983- 1990
Podiatric Chairman – Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, 1984
Vice President – Sertoma Service Organization, Burbank Chapter, 1983
Ethics Committee, California Podiatric Medical Association, 1988 – 1991
Delegate to California Podiatric Medical Association State Congress, 1980 – Present
Delegate to American Podiatric Medical Association Convention, 1997 – Present

Education Background

Completion of Surgical / Medical Residency Program – Community Hospital of Phoenix, June 1977
Licensed: Arizona – 1976, Florida – 1976, California 1976
California College of Podiatric Medicine: Graduated June 1976,
San Francisco, California 94122
Degree: Doctor of Podiatric Medicine with Honors

Pi Delta Honor Society, 1974- 1976
Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities, 1976

George Washington University: Graduated: June 1972
Washington, D.C. 10006
Degree: Baccalaureate of Arts – Zoology

Springfield Gardens High School Graduate June 1968
Queens, New York 11581
Degree: Academic with Honors
Curriculum Vita
Franklin Kase, D.P.M.

Publications

Author of Sports Medicine Chapter – Review Text of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine, Data Trace Publishers, February, 1998, 2003

Author of Paper on Low Back Pain and It’s relationship to Abnormal Lower Extremity of Biomechanics – Pending Publication

Kase, Franklin and Barnes, Robert M.: Stress Orthotics – Journal AAPSM

Kase, Franklin and Barnes, Robert M.: Plantar Facial Rupture – Journal AAPSM

Kase, Franklin and Barnes, Robert M.: Ossubtibiale: A Case Report Submitted to the journal of Podiatric Medical Association – Pending Publication

Davidson, Murray and Kase, Franklin: The Partial Diaphysectomy: A New Method for Surgical Correction of Hammertoe Deformities – Journal of Current Podiatry

Kase, Franklin and D’Amico, Joseph: A Literature Search for the Methods and Materials Used to Stimulate Osteogenesis – Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, 66: 604-6 17, August 1976

Author of numerous newspaper and magazine articles