Lepow Foot & Ankle Specialists

Randal M. Lepow, DPM

Randal M. Lepow, DPMDr. Randy Lepow was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He attended Bellaire High School and received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Houston. Dr. Lepow attended the California College of Podiatric Medicine and received his degree in Podiatric Medicine in 1982. He returned home to complete his residency and surgical training at the Harris County Podiatric Surgical Residency Program. He served as co-chief resident his senior year. Following residency, Dr. Lepow opened his practice at St. Joseph Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Southeast Medical Center. Several years later he joined his brothers to create what is now Lepow Foot and Ankle Specialists. Dr. Lepow is Board Certified in foot and ankle surgery and recently became Board Certified in wound care.

Dr. Lepow has been very involved in his profession, practice and post graduate medical education for the past 30 years. He served for six years on the Board of the Council of Teaching Hospitals. He founded and is the chairman of the Houston Podiatric Foundation, a non- profit organization, which coordinates and oversees the training of Podiatric Residents. Dr. Lepow founded and was the Director of three podiatric surgical residency programs in the greater Houston area. Dr. Lepow founded and was the Medical Director of Home Foot Care which provided in home podiatric services for home bound patients. He has served as the chief of his department at several local hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers. He maintains academic appointments at the Colleges of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Lepow is married and is the father of two sons, Philip and Garrett. His wife, Dana, is very involved with volunteering with numerous local charities. She has served on the Board of the American Cancer Society, Victory, a division of the Cattle Baron's Ball. She has also served on the Board of the Partnership of Baylor College of Medicine, MD Anderson Network, Baylor Breast Center and the American Heart Association. Dr. and Mrs. Lepow enjoy spending time with their two sons traveling, skiing, fishing, hiking, biking and just enjoying the great outdoors.

Curriculum Vitae

RANDAL M. LEPOW, DPM
6624 Fannin, Suite 1690
Houston, Texas 77030
713-790-0530
 
 
PERSONAL INFORMATION
Date of Birth May 3, 1956
Place of Birth Houston , Texas
 
 
EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
Bellaire High School  Graduate  1973
University of Houston, Houston Texas  BS Biology  1978
California College of Podiatric Medicine  BS Biology  1980
California College of Podiatric Medicine  Doctor of Podiatric Medicine  1982
 
 
RESIDENCY TRAINING
Harris County Podiatric Residency Program 1982 - 1984
 
 
LICENSURE Texas 811
 
 
CERTIFYING BOARDS Diplomate, National Board of Podiatric Examiners - 1982
American Board of Podiatric Surgery - 1986
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons - 1986
Wound Care Educational Institute - 2012
 
 
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
Education Coordinator Harris County Podiatric Surgical Residency 1984 - 1992
Founder Kingwood Podiatric Medical Residency Program 1992
Residency Director Kingwood Podiatric Medical Residency Program 1992 - 2007
Founder St. Jospeh Podiatric Surgical Residency Program 2009
Founder University General Hospital Podiatric Residency 2011
Residency Director University General Hospital podiatric residency 2001 - 2013
Medical Director Univesity General Hospital Woundcare and HBO 2010 - 2013
Clinical Instructor Harris County Hospital District
Chairman Houston Podiatric Foundation
1992 - present
Clinical Faculty Colleges of Podiatric Medicine
Regional Coordinator Council of Teaching Hospitals 1989 - 1995
Oral Examiner Texas State Board of Podiatric Examiners
 
 
CERTIFICATION COURSES
Laser Surgery
Ankle Arthroscopy
Edoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
Endoscopic Nerve Decompression
Extracoporal Shock Wave Therapy
 
 
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS
St. Joseph Medical Center
Memorial Hermann Hospital
University General Hospital
Park Plaza Hospital
Kirby Glen Ambulatory Surgical Center
 
 
HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS
Chief of Podiatry St. Joseph Medical Center 1987-1991
Chief of Podiatry Healthsouth Hospital 1996-2001
Board Member St. Joseph Diabetic Advisory Committee
Academic Chief St. Joseph Graduate Medical Education 1992-2007
Medical Executive Committee Kirby Glen Ambulatory Surgery 2010- 2014
Education Coordinator St. Joseph Medical Center 2013 - present
 
 
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS
American Diabetes Association
American Public Health Association
American Podiatric Medical Association
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
ATMO Hyperbaric Society
Association Advancement of Wound Care AWCC
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society
Wound Care Educational Institute
Harris County Podiatric Medical Association
Texas Podiatric Medical Association
 
 
PUBLICATIONS
Superficial spreading melanoma in African Americans - JAPMA 1985
Metatarsus Adductus Angle - JAPMA 1987

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