Dr. Michael Avakian has established his podiatric medical practice in 1996, and is highly regarded among his peers and the public. As a practitioner of high qualifications and integrity since his first day of practice Dr. Avakian has taken pride in his work in bringing effective solutions to multitude of patients with podiatric problems. The doctor has over 15 years of experience in medical and surgical treatment of the human foot and ankle. He is a graduate of the California School of Podiatric Medicine at Samuel Merritt University and was subsequently trained at LAC+USC Medical center during his residency. He is certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine and is a Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association. Currently, Dr. Avakian is a staff member at Huntington Memorial Hospital in the department of orthopedic surgery.