Footprints Podiatric Medicine & Surgery, PLLC

       Located in the San Antonio South-West Medical Center     
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1991                 Graduate of Central Catholic High School, San Antonio, Texas

1996                 Graduated Bachelor of Science, Saint Edward's University, Faculty of the College of Natural Sciences, Austin, Texas

1998-2002        Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree

                        Des Moines University – College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

2002-2003        Primary Podiatric Medical Residency

                        Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Coatesville, Pennsylvania

                        Residency Directors: R. Daryl Phillips, D.P.M. (Chief) and Warren Joseph, D.P.M.

2003-2004        Podiatric Surgical Residency-12; Saint Luke's Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona

                        Residency Director: Kerry Zang, D.P.M, FACFAS

2004-present     Texas Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners License, In Good Standing

2012                 Board Certification, American Board of Podiatric Medicine

2015                 International ATMO Inc.; Certification in Hyperbaric Medicine Team Training

                        Instructor: Paul J. Sheffield, PhD, Nix Hospital, San Antonio       



12/2004- present           Podiatrist and Owner, Footprints Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, PLLC, San Antonio, Texas



1996                 Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Awarded

2002                 American Board of Medical Specialties in Podiatry; Awarded paper. "Quality in Practice: Setting a Standard for Hyperbaric Oxygen

                        Therapy in Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Diabetic Foot"

2007-2009        Co-chair American Diabetes Association (ADA) Expo - San Antonio, Texas

                        Coordinated sponsors and exhibitors, collaborated with the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Nursing for diabetic foot screenings

11/23/12           Invited Panel Speaker: "Patient Safety: Common Mistakes in an Office-based Practice" Second International Conference of Nursing Students, Cebu

                        City, Philippines

07/03/15           Invited Speaker: "Insights in Wound Care"; Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

07/09/15           Invited Speaker:  "Advances in Wound Care"; Cebu Normal University, Cebu, Philippines



Bluhm, JM (2000). Educating the diabetic patient for the prevention of life threatening infection". American Podiatric Medicine Association

Bluhm, JM, Johnson, J. (2001). Human papilloma virus and the podiatric patient. American Society of Microbiologist Convention, Orlando, Florida

Bluhm, JM (2002) - "Quality in Practice: Setting a Standard For Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Diabetic Foot. American Board of Medical Specialties in Podiatry,  

             Unpublished research.

Bluhm, JM (2004). Reconstruction for chronic subluxating peroneal tendon. Resident lecture, University of St. Luke’s Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona.

Bluhm, JM (2004). Repair aseptic necrosis navicular via bridging arthrodesis of the talus cuneiform utilizing a rabea cage and allograft. Resident lecture, University of St. Luke’s Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona.

Lai, JY, Doyle, RJ, Bluhm, JM, Johnson, JC (2006). Multiplexed PCR genotyping of HPVs from plantaris verrucae, Journal of Clinical Virology, 35(4), 435-41.

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