Daniel M. Rutowicz, DPM (Chief) Dr. Rutowicz is Chief of Podiatry at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham. In addition, Dr. Rutowicz is a member of the BID Needham Board of Advisors, and is Site Director of the BIDMC Podiatric Surgical Residency Program. Dr. Rutowicz earned his doctorate at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, in New York, NY and completed his residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, NY. He earned certifications as an American Board of Podiatric Surgery Fellow, and an American Board of Podiatric Medicine Fellow. Please call 781-444-1129 to schedule an appointment.

John M. Giurini, DPM Dr. Giurini is also chief of the Division of Podiatry at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Dr. Giurini is an expert in the field of diabetic foot disease and, specifically, reconstructive surgery of the diabetic foot. As a researcher, he is currently investigating the role of neuropeptides (cells released from the peripheral nervous system that aid in the activation and growth of skin cells) in would healing in people with diabetes. Dr. Giurini earned his DPM at the California College of Podiatric Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in podiatric medicine and surgery and a fellowship in diabetic foot problems and research at Deaconess Hospital. He is an associate clinical professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School. Please call 617-632-8428 to schedule an appointment.

Michael Mitry, DPM Dr. Mitry is a Podiatric Physician and Surgeon at BID–Needham. He completed his doctorate degree at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, New York, NY, and he completed his residency training at the Yale New Haven Health Systems/ Bridgeport Hospital, where he held the title of Senior Resident in his final year. Dr. Mitry was extensively trained in all aspects of podiatric medicine as well as foot and ankle surgery with a focus on forefoot surgery, pediatric and adult flatfoot reconstruction, trauma, sports medicine and reconstructive surgery. He is a current member of the American College of Foot and Ankle surgeons as well as the American Podiatric Medical Association. Please call 781-444-4044 to schedule an appointment.

Christopher P. Tveter, DPM Dr. Tveter is a Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgeon and an instructor of surgery at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Tveter earned his DPM at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine and completed his residency at Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center. His clinical interests are bunions, hammertoes, foot fractures and injuries (sprains, tendinitis, etc.), ankle sprains, neuromas, flat feet, orthotic devices, foot surgery and sports related injuries. Please call 617-632-8428 or email PodiatryReferrals@bidmc.harvard.edu to schedule an appointment.