Dr. Kristen E. Winters

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Dr. Kristen E. Winters

Dr. Kristen E. Winters

 American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Areas of Specialization
  • Complicated Forefoot Surgery
  • Flatfoot Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Orthotics and Biomechanics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound guided cortisone injections
Dr. Kristen Winters has been practicing in Connecticut since 2000 following the completion of a two year surgical residency at The Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, CT. Now she is an attending there and is dedicated to training podiatric surgical residents and students in foot and ankle surgery.

She has a special interest in podiatric sports medicine as her athletic background is extensive. Her involvement as a division one college athlete at The Pennsylvania State University, member of the U-21 United States national field hockey team and assistant coach of the Penn State women's field hockey team has naturally led her to now treat and rehabilitate athletes.

Dr. Winters maintains active involvement with the Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association, has served on the executive board of the Johnson Surgical Center and enjoys lecturing throughout the podiatric medical community.

Residency

  • 1998- 2000 Saint Francis Hospital & Medical Center- Hartford, CT

Residency

  • 1998- 2000
    Saint Francis Hospital & Medical Center- Hartford, CT
  • - served as chief resident
  • - completed a 2 year surgical residency program at a level 2 trauma center
  • - rotations in emergency room medicine, general surgery, plastic surgery, internal medicine, radiology, anesthesia and infectious disease

Education

  • 1994- 1998
    Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine - Philadelphia, PA
  • - Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
  • - Graduated #3 with honors in a class of 102 students
  • -Pi Delta National Honor Society
  • -Dean's Letter of Commendation, May 1998
  • -Deans list - every semester
  • 1987- 1990
    Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
  • -Bachelor of Arts- General Arts and Sciences, Pre- Podiatric Medicine
  • -Division One Field Hockey Team Member, 2 Seasons
  • -U 21 National Field Hockey Team Member, 2 seasons

Awards and Scholarships

  • College Merit Academic Scholarship, Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine – September, 1994
  • Lewis Gordon Memorial Pharmacology Scholarship, PCPM – May, 1998
  • Podiatric Orthopedics Scholarship, Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine - May 1998
  • Earl G. Kaplan American College of Foot Surgeons Scholarship, PCPM – May, 1998
  • Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, 63rd Edition – August,1998
  • Dean’s Letter of Commendation, PCPM – May, 1998

Professional Memberships

  • Diplomate, The American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery - Board Certified, 2006.
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Member
  • American Podiatric Medical Association, Member
  • Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association, Board Member
  • Pi Delta Podiatry Honor Society
  • Stirling-Hartford Honorary Anatomical Society, Vice-president

SCHEDULE

MON
9-5 p.m. in Enfield
TUE
9-5 p.m. in Enfield or Surgery
WED
9-2 p.m. in South Windsor
THU
9-5 p.m. in Enfield
FRI
8-3 p.m. in South Windsor