Corine L. Creech, D.P.M.

Our Doctors


Podiatrist in Lake Ridge, Stafford, VA

CURRICULUM VITAE

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION

Temple University Hospital Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency, Philadelphia, PA

  • A four-year podiatric surgical program comprised of diverse training in forefoot, rear foot, trauma, reconstructive surgery, and limb salvage.
  • Temple University Podiatric Surgery Chief Resident   (7/2014-6/2015)

 Associated Foot and Ankle Centers of Northern Virginia 2015-Present

  • Well rounded 5 DPM practice with a wide variety of foot and ankle pathology.
  • Coverage of and call for both Stafford Hospital and Inova Fairfax.
     

Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.), May 2007 – May 2011

  • TUSPM Student Council: Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association Student Liaison (2009/10)
  • Class of 2011 Treasurer (2008/09)
  • TUSPM Campus Safety Committee
  • Class Representative: Physiology, Lower Extremity Anatomy, Surgical Skills
  • Bathroom Journal Club Director and Coordinator 2009/10
  • Trivial Pod-quest Director and Coordinator 2009/10
  • Sports Medicine Club-President Elect of Student Chapter
  • Member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons -Student Chapter, Diabetes Awareness Club, Christian Fellowship Association, Practice Management Club, Radiology Club, Pediatrics Club
     

The University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
B.S. Exercise Science-Scientific Foundations/Pre-Medicine focus; Minor: Chemistry  (1999-2003)

  • University of South Carolina Women’s Division I Soccer Team (1999-2003)


AWARDS/HONORS

  • University of South Carolina Women’s Division I Soccer Team: 

-4 time Varsity Letterman   (1999-2002)
-All-SEC Academic Team Member (2000 – 2003)
-Athletic Scholarship recipient (2000 -2003)

  • Undergraduate:

-Recipient of South Carolina Life Scholarship – all semesters
-University Scholar Scholarship recipient (Fall 1999- Spring 2003)
-Dean’s List – all semesters, Presidents List (Spring 2001)
-Recipient of 2004 Outstanding Exercise Science Student Award
-Graduated Cum Laude University of South Carolina (December 2003)

  • Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine:

-Jack M. Schreffler Scholarship
-TUSPM Merit Scholarship
-TUSPM Union Scholarship,
-Clarke-Aff League Scholarship
-Graduated Cum Laude

  • Residency:

-TUH Podiatric Residency Golden Talus Recipient (2015)
-2014 5th annual Goldfarb Residency research competition winner
-Dr. Robert Hobson II Award for Best Abstract Poster Presentation (DLS Conference 2014)
-Dr. Robert Hobson II Award for Best Abstract Poster Presentation (DLS Conference 2013)
-Present Podiatric Residency Education Summit Residency Rumble 2nd Place (2012)
 

LICENSES/CERTIFICATION

  • Pennsylvania State Podiatric Medical License (#SC006277, NPI#1255628350) 2011-2015
  • Virginia State Podiatric Medical License (#0103301140, NPI #1255628350) 2015-2018
  • Basic Life Support / CPR Certification 2010-Present
  • Advanced Life Support Certification 2010-Present
  • NBPME Part I Board – Pass 2010
  • NBPME Part II Board – Pass 2011
  • NBPME Part III Board – Pass 2011
  • ABFAS Board Qualification Foot Surgery 2015
  • ABFAS Board Qualification RRA Surgery 2015


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons – Resident Member 2011-2015
  • American Podiatric Medical Association – Resident Member 2011-2015
  • Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association –Resident Member 2011-2015
  • Virginia Podiatric Medical Association -2015-Present
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Associate Member 2015-Present


PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS:

  • Infectious Disease Department Grand Rounds; “Need for prophylactic antibiotics prior to dental procedures in patients with total joint replacements.”
  • Temple Foot & Ankle Surgery Residency Academic Lectures:

“Vascular anatomy of the foot and ankle”
“Malreduction of the Syndesmosis”
“Arthroscopic ankle arthrodesis”
“The Rubin Institute/ICLL Resident Lectures: “The Role of the Pirani Score in the Treatment of Clubfoot”

  • The Rubin Institute Resident Ground Rounds: “The Role of the Pirani Score in the Treatment of Clubfoot”
  • Goldfarb 2015- “Evaluation of the Sagittal Saw As an Intraoperative Fomite During Diabetic Foot
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital Podiatric Ground Rounds: “Minimally Invasive Approach for Achilles Tendon Repair”


CURRENT STAFF POSITIONS/Privileges:

  • Mary Washington Hospital System - Stafford Hospital 2015- Present
  • Sentara Hospital System - Northern Virginia Medical Center 2015-2016
  • Inova Health System - Inova Fairfax Hospital 2015-Present
     

PROFESSIONAL COURSES

  • Baltimore Limb Deformity Course – Baltimore, MD 2015
  • ACFAS Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy Surgical Skills Course- Rosemont, IL 2014
  • ACFAS 72nd annual Scientific Conference –Orlando, FL 2014
  • Arthrex 2nd Annual Philadelphia Podiatry Resident Cadaver Workshop- Philadelphia, PA 2013
  • Review of Musculoskeletal Pathology, Radiology, and Surgery Conference – Philadelphia, PA 2013
  • AO Podiatric Advanced Course – New Orleans, LA 2013
  • AO Podiatric Basic Course – Fort Myers, FL 2012
  • Present Podiatric Residency Education Summit – Teaneck,NJ 2012
  • New Innovations in Foot & Ankle Surgery Seminar- Philadelphia, PA 2012
  • Integra Advanced Lower Extremity Training Course- Bethlehem, PA 2012
     

Additional Roles:

  • Peer Reviewer, The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery Date:  2012-Present
  • Peer Reviewer, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association 2015- Present
  • Contributing reviewer: PRESENT Podiatry Journal Club PRESENT e-Learning Systems September 2011
  • Board Certified in Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fellow American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons


PUBLICATIONS

  • Meyr A, Creech C “Perceptions of Appropriate shoe size in diabetic patients presenting for initial podiatric evaluation”

-Journal of Diabetic Foot Complications. 2011; 3(2): 40-42

  • Meyr A, Pirozzi K, Creech C. “Can Scaling Theory Aid in Charcot Foot Reconstruction in Obese Patients?”

-Podiatry Today. 2013; 26 (3):16-20.

  • Pontious J, Creech C. “Pertinent Pearls on Fifth Metatarsal Osteotomies”

-Podiatry Today. 2013; 26 (2): 44-48.

  • Creech C, Meyr AJ.  Techniques of popliteal nerve regional anesthesia.

-J Foot Ankle Surg. 2013 Sep-Oct; 52(5): 681-5.  (Pubmed ID#: 23770190)

  • Wagoner M, Van J, Nolan, C, Creech C, Cornell R, Meyr A. “Can Foot & Ankle Surgeons Accurately Estimate Patient Body Mass Index?”

-J foot Ankle Surg. 2014 Jan-Feb;53(1):36-40.  (Pubmed ID#:24239428)

  • Creech C.  ACFAS on-line Scientific Literature Review, May 2013:

Packer JD, Day MS et al. Functional Outcomes and Patient Satisfaction After Fasciotomy for Chronic Exceptional Compartment Syndrome Am J Sports Med, 2013 Feb; 41 (2) 430-6.

  • Wagoner M, Creech C, Vlahovic T. “Idiopathic mixed small and medium vessel cutaneous vasculitis: A case report”

-The Foot and Ankle Online Journal. 2014; 7(1): 5

  • Siddiqui N, Creech C, Lamm B. “Deformity Correction Planning Utilizing a Mobile Device Application”

-Podiatry Today. 2014 27(5): 26-30

  • Creech C. ACFAS on-line Scientific Literature Review April 2014:

Cole PA, Mehrle RK et al. The Pilon Map: Fracture Lines and Comminution Zones in OTA/AO Type 43C3 Pilon Fractures Journal of Orthopedic Trauma 27.7 (2013): e152-e156.

  • Meyr AJ, Creech CL.  Post-operative radiographic evaluation and assessment.

-In:  Christman RA, editor. Foot and Ankle Radiology, Second Edition. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2015. p. 469-483.

  • Creech, CL, Jared R. Malan, and Andrew J. Meyr. "Evaluation of the Sagittal Saw Blade as an Intraoperative Fomite During Diabetic Foot Surgery."

-Foot & ankle specialist 2014

  • Pirozzi KM, Creech CL, Meyr AJ.  Assessment of anatomic risk during syndesmotic stabilization with the suture button technique.

-J Foot Ankle Surg. 2015 Sep-Oct; 54(5): 917-9.  (Pubmed ID#:  25940637)

  • Wagoner MR, Creech CL, Nolan CK, Meyr AJ. Pictorial review and basic principles of foot and ankle hardware extraction.

-Foot Ankle Spec. 2015 Aug; 9(4): 305-313.  (Pubmed ID#: 25956873)

  • Creech CL, Pettineo SJ, Meyr AJ. Podiatric resident performance on a basic competency examination in musculoskeletal medicine.

-J Foot Ankle Surg. 2016 Jan-Feb; 55(1): 45-48.  (Pubmed ID#:  26215554)

  • Creech CL, Spiess K, Mahan KT. “A reliable anatomical marker for the Evans Calcaneal Osteotomy”

- Podiatry Institute Update Chapter 23 2015

Poster Presentations:

  • Mayer A, Creech C, Timpano ED, Meyr AJ.  The effect of clinical experience on basic interpretation of the HAV deformity.

-Presented at the 2011 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Mayer A, Meyr AJ.  When is a “bump“ really a “bump“?  Basic statistical analysis of common laboratory values.

-Presented at the 2011 Georgetown University Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference.
-Presented at the 2012 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference.

  • Wagoner MW, Creech C, Meyr AJ.  Correlation between lateral ankle radiographic ratio measurements and patient body mass index.

-Presented at the 2012 Georgetown University Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference.
-Presented at the 2013 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference.

  • Pirozzi K, Creech C, Meyr AJ.  Scaling theory and graviportal animal anatomy:  A modest proposal for reconstruction of the obese Charcot patient.

-Presented at the 2012 Georgetown University Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference.
-Presented at the 2013 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference.

  • Wagoner MW, Creech C, Vlhavoic T. Idiopathic leukocytoclastic vasculitis in combination with medium vessel disease: A Case Report. 

-Presented at the 2013 APMA conference
-Presented at the 2014 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Malan J, Meyr AJ.  Evaluation of the sagittal saw as an intraoperative fomite during diabetic foot surgery.

-Presented at the 2014 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference
-Winner: 5th Annual Goldfarb Residency Research Contest
-Oral presentation at the 2014 Goldfarb Clinical Conference
-Presented at the 2013 Georgetown University Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference.
               -Third Place: Dr. Robert Hobson II Award for Best Abstract Poster Presentation

  • Mastrangelo A, Park S, Tan N, Pettineo S, Creech C, Meyr AJ. Evaluation of the ability of Foot and Ankle Surgeons to Visualize Equinus. 

- Presented at the 2014 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Sansosti L, Meyr AJ. The Effect of Patient Positioning on Radiographic Assessment of Fibular Length.

-Presented at the 2014 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Pontious J. Avascular Necrosis of the 4th metatarsal head as a complication of callus distraction: A Case Study.

-Presented at the 2014 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Pirozzi K, Mahan KT. Bilateral Talonavicular and Calcaneocuboid joint Coalitions: A Case Study“ 

-Presented at the 2014 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Wagoner MR, Nolan CK. Gillespie A. Meyr AJ. The Effec of Diabetic Foot Infection on Serum Creatinine Levels: Pilot Data and Observations of the “Vanco-Diabetic foot phenomenon

-Presented at the 2014 Georgetown University Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference
-Pesented at the 2015 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Speiss K, Mahan KT. A Reliable Anatomical Marker for the Evans Calcaneal Osteotomy.

-To be Pesented at the 2015 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

  • Creech C, Zinyemba P, Meyr AJ. Vascular Limitations of the Transmetatarsal Amputation with Consideration of the Deep Plantar Perforating Branch of the Dorsalis Pedis Artery.

-Presented at the 2014 Georgetown University Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference
             -Third Place: Dr. Robert Hobson II Award for Best Abstract Poster Presentation
-Presented at the 2015 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference
-Presented at the 2015 DFCon Diabetic Foot Global Conference

  • Creech CL, Nolan CK, Wagoner MR, Mahan KT, Meyr AJ. Rate of Infection and Disease Transmission Associated with Allogenic Bone Graft Use in Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery

-Presented at the 2015 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference 

  • Creech C, Pirozzi K, Meyr AJ. Assessment of Anatomic Risk During Syndesmotic Stabilization with Suture Button Technique

-Presented at the 2015 American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES

Andrew Meyr, DPM, FACFAS Director of Residency Training, Associate Professor Dept. of Podiatric Surgery Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
(215) 620-8184
[email protected]

Keiran T. Mahan, DPM, FACFAS
Former Director of Residency Training, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Professor Dept. of Podiatric Surgery Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
(215) 850-7852
[email protected]

Kwasi Y Kwaadu, DPM, AACFAS
Temple Univ. Sch. Pod. Med. Dept. of Surgery / Assistant Professor, Attending Temple University Hosptial Residency Program:
(215) 625-5327
[email protected]   

Jason A. Piraino, DPM, MS, FACFAS
Chief Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Director of Residency Training, Associate Professor Dept. of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation University of Florida College of Medicine
(267) 226-0783
[email protected]