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Dr. Maryellen Waltz

Dr. Waltz was born and raised in the Charlottesville area. After completion of her undergraduate degree at the University of Maryland in 2004, she continued her education at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Waltz successfully completed a three year Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency (PMSR-RRA) in Buffalo, NY where she served as Chief Resident. As a former educator, it is a personal goal of Dr. Waltz to educate her patients in preventative care, as well as conditions and disorders of the foot and ankle. She is a believer in conservative methods of treatment before surgical correction of most conditions of the foot and ankle. Her three year surgical training allows her to bring her knowledge of podiatric medicine and surgery, as well as wound care to the area. Dr. Waltz earned board certification by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ABFAS) in 2018. She is a member of the Virginia Podiatric Medical Association (VPMA) and the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA), as well as The American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine (ACFAOM). Particular areas of interest include wound care, fracture care, foot and ankle sports medicine, and special needs podiatric care.

Dr. Brandy Grahn

Dr. Brandy Grahn, D.P.M believes not only in treating patients but developing a relationship in an effort to improve their quality of life by building trust and comfort between patients and their doctor. She focuses on education for her patients in an effort to help treat and restore function and to help prevent recurrence of injuries. Dr. Grahn was born and raised on the eastern shore in the town of Whaleyville, Maryland. She attended Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania, receiving a B.S. in Biology. After graduating Penn State, Dr. Grahn attended Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa where she was involved in numerous leadership and teaching assistant positions. Dr. Grahn completed three years of post-graduate surgical residency training at St. Luke’s University Health Network in Allentown, Pennsylvania, serving as the chief resident during her third and final year. Throughout her residency she had received comprehensive surgical training in elective and non-elective forefoot and rearfoot surgery, traumatic and reconstructive surgery, wound care and limb salvage. During residency, Dr. Grahn has presented research at several ACFAS scientific conferences as well as St. Luke’s Research Symposium. In her spare time, Dr. Grahn enjoys being outside, spending time with friends and family and playing volleyball and racquetball.

Dr. Michelle Le

Dr. Michelle Le was born and raised in Northern Virginia. She received her undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Virginia and earned her medical degree with honors at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She went on to complete her three-year residency in podiatric medicine and surgery at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island in Pawtucket, RI, a teaching hospital affiliated with Brown University. Dr. Le is well-trained in the diagnosis and treatment of routine and complex foot and ankle pathology. She specializes in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery including elective surgical procedures, foot and ankle trauma and fracture repair, reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, and diabetic limb salvage. She is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the American Podiatric Medical Association. In her leisure time, Dr. Le enjoys playing tennis, running, and spending time with her family and friends.

Dr. Reema Dua

Dr. Reema Dua is a trained specialist in podiatric medicine and surgery.  She received her DPM from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine through a 7-year accelerated program, and then completed a 3-year surgical residency at Staten Island University Hospital in New York.   Dr. Dua possesses vast experience in sports medicine, orthopedics, dermatology, diabetic wound care, and geriatric foot care. She offers complete care of the foot and ankle from gait analysis to diabetic foot education. Her medical expertise involves using the most comprehensive evaluation and treatment in a multidisciplinary approach. Dr. Dua also focuses on giving her patients proper knowledge and pain relief, while restoring normal function and healing from injuries and other foot problems. In addition to the specialties listed for Dr. Dua, she also treats foot and ankle sprains, infections, ingrown toenails, and warts. Dr. Dua is passionate about treating athletes with various biomechanical and sports related injuries. She previously worked in an orthopedic and rehabilitation/sports medicine practice, which specialized in pain management and restorative care. Dr. Dua enjoys international travel, yoga, painting, and healthy cooking.

Dr. Alyssa Carroll

As a previous competitive swimmer in the south Charlotte area, Dr. Carroll spent many hours being active and cross training which would often include running and plyometric activities. Not a stranger to sprained ankle and sore feet, she quickly came to appreciate the importance of healthy, functioning feet and ankles. That is what ultimately inspired her to pursue a career in podiatric medicine and surgery. Together with her personal experience and extensive training, Dr. Carroll's goal is to treat each patients as if they were family. Dr. Carroll treats many ailments of the foot and ankle including, but not limited to, heel pain, sprains, tendinitis, bunions, hammertoes, ingrown toenails, plantar warts, arthritis and diabetic feet. She received her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. She then completed a comprehensive three year surgical residency at Christiana Care Health System in Wilmington, DE.  Dr. Carroll swims, cycles, hikes, takes trips to the beach, and explores the queen city with her husband and rescue dog.

Dr. Colleen Law

Dr. Colleen Law graduated from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and completed her residency at St. Luke’s University Health Network in Allentown, Pennsylvania. At St. Luke’s, she underwent extensive training in elective and reconstructive forefoot, rearfoot, and ankle surgery, as well as experience in wound care and diabetic limb salvage.  Prior to her medical education, Dr. Law attended Lehigh University, where she was a member of the cross country and track and field teams. Through this experience, she developed an interest in sports medicine, which led her to pursue a career in podiatry. In addition to her interest in sports medicine, she is also interested in elective and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery and diabetic limb salvage. =  

Dr. Melody Stouder

Dr. Melody Stouder received her Bachelor of Science degree from Shippensburg University in 2010, and then graduated from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in 2014. She went on to complete her reconstructive foot and ankle surgical residency at St. Luke's University Health Network in Bethlehem, PA. She returned to Hagerstown in 2017 to join the Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC. In her personal time she enjoys outdoor activities, such as skiing, hiking, and walking her dog, Reese.

Dr. Zakia Sultana

Dr. Sultana was born in Bangladesh and grew up in South Florida. She attended numerous workshops to supplement her surgical training and participated in poster presentations and research in topical oxygen therapy. Dr. Sultana is trained in all aspects of forefoot, rearfoot, and ankle surgery and offers comprehensive treatment of all podiatric services of the foot and ankle. Her approach to patient care is to treat them as family members and provide them with individualized care. While Dr. Sultana treats all conditions of the lower extremity, she has a special interest in diabetic limb salvage. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, gardening, and spending time with family.

Dr. Sana Shamim

Dr. Sana Shamim has a special interest in wound care and limb salvage, sports medicine and surgery. She has returned to her home state of Maryland to serve and become part of the Frederick community. In her free time, Dr. Shamim enjoys traveling, hiking, running and spending time with her family.  

Dr. Betsy F. Rosenthal

Dr. Betsy Rosenthal is from Baltimore, Maryland. She began practicing in Hagerstown, MD, at Podiatry Associate of Hagerstown in 1993. Podiatry Associates of Hagerstown merged with Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic in January of 2016. She is a graduate of Pikesville Senior High School.

Professional Involvement

Dr. Rosenthal is a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons. She is a member of the following organizations: the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons, the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association, and the American Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Rosenthal is an active surgical staff member of Meritus Medical Center, Chambersburg Hospital, and Hagerstown Surgery Center. She also served as a member of the Staff Chief Subdepartment of Podiatric Surgery, Meritus Medical Center, from 1998-2000. Dr. Rosenthal gives monthly lectures to diabetics.   Doctorate Podiatric Medicine, California College of Podiatric Medicine 1990 CCPM Surgical Residency, California 1991-1993 CCPM Primary Care Internship, California 1990-1991 Diplomat, American Board of Podiatric Surgeons Member, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons Member, Maryland Podiatric Medical Association Member, American Podiatric Medical Association