FASMA Participates in Relay for Life

Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC (FASMA) Reston, VA Division participated in the Relay for Life Event, a nationwide overnight fundraising event for cancer research, on May 16, 2015. FASMA’s Reston Division was the sole medical practice from the area present at the event. “It was exciting to support a great cause with our providers and staff members, while getting the word out about FASMA at the same time,” said FASMA podiatrist Dr. Man Cho.

Dr. Casey Friske Receives Wound Care Podiatrist Scholarship

Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC podiatrist Dr. Casey Friske (Clarksville Division) was recently presented with the Wound Care Podiatrist Scholarship from SAWC and APMA, presented by APMA President-Elect Dr. Dan Davis. Dr. Casey Friske graduated from Indiana University in 2004 with a double major in Biology and Criminal Justice. While at Indiana, Dr. Friske was a four-year varsity track and field athlete, competing in the pole vault. He then attended the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, where he graduated in 2010 with Pi Delta National Honor Society membership. Dr. Friske then finished his three-year surgical training at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio, in 2013. His interests include foot and ankle trauma / reconstruction, sports medicine, and limb salvage. With Dr. Friske’s comprehensive and thorough training, he is able to treat foot and ankle problems in patients of all ages. Apart from podiatry, Dr. Friske has a vested interest in running. He has completed numerous marathons and triathlons.

Dr. Enzo J. Leone Received MPMA Service Award

Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC podiatrist Dr. Enzo J. Leone (Pasadena and Baltimore Divisions) was recently presented with an award for service as the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association (MPMA) President from 2013 to 2015 at the MPMA annual meeting. Dr. Leone received his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from Temple University in 1999 and completed his residency at the West Jersey Hospital in Voorhees, New Jersey.  Dr. Leone is an active member of the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association, American Podiatric Medical Association, and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Leone’s special interests include sports medicine, diabetic wound care and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.

Dr. Ashleigh E. Korves Elected MPMA Secretary

Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC podiatrist Dr. Ashleigh E. Korves (Annapolis and Clarksville Divisions) was recently elected Secretary of the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association (MPMA) at its annual meeting. Dr. Korves’ election to the MPMA Board marks another young FASMA physician moving up the ladder at MPMA, with Dr. Enzo Leone  (Baltimore and Pasadena Divisions) stepping down from MPMA President. Dr. Korves is a native Marylander who grew up outside Annapolis and attended the Severn School in Severna Park. She graduated from Wellesley College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics and a minor in Chemistry. She then received her DPM degree from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. While in podiatry school, she was a member of the Pi Delta National Honors Society, and received the William L. Goldfarb Foundation Education Award. Dr. Korves joined the practice in August 2011, after completing a three-year comprehensive foot and ankle surgical residency at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. She served as chief resident in her final year, and received the Dr. Gary P. Jolly Academic Achievement Award upon graduating from the program. Dr. Korves has a particular interest in sports medicine, trauma and athletic injuries, reconstructive surgery, diabetic wound care, and limb salvage. She treats patients of all ages with any foot and ankle conditions. She is currently on staff at Anne Arundel Medical Center and Howard County General Hospital. In addition, Dr. Korves is an active member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons. Dr. Korves was a former ballet dancer, as well as a soccer and lacrosse player. She was the goalkeeper on the varsity lacrosse team at Wellesley College. Today, Dr. Korves is an avid runner. She also volunteers with the SPCA of Anne Arundel County in Annapolis and is a member of their RACE Team, a group that runs with the active, athletic dogs awaiting adoption.