The doctors of Sarasota Foot Care Center are Diplomates of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and Fellows of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. They are all residency trained in the latest medical and surgical techniques of the foot and ankle. Our doctors are committed to continuing medical education, and strive to provide the finest possible specialty service. We have been serving the Sarasota community since 1982 through sponsorship and involvement in numerous charitable and non-profit organizations such as UCP, the Manasota Track Club, the Salvation Army Pair-to-Share shoe drive, Seratoma, the Sarasota Ballet of Florida and many youth athletic programs.
Paul G. Yungst, DPM, DABPS
Graduate of Tulane University and the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Podiatric surgical residency completed at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Board certified in foot and ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He has been practicing podiatry in Sarasota since 1982 and he has published numerous podiatric research papers. Dr. Yungst attended Tulane University on a basketball scholarship and he currently enjoys swimming, cycling, and music. Travel and photography rank high among his non-medical interests and patients can enjoy his photos throughout our offices, including the fabulous Salvatore Ferragamo shoe collection that line the halls. Dr. Yungst has served as the podiatric medical consultant for MD Logic World Wide Electronic Medical Records since 1997 and he is the author of their podiatric knowledge base.
Jeffrey M. Spiegel, DPM, DABPS
Graduate of Bowling Green University and the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. Podiatric surgical residency completed at the Cleveland Foot Clinic. Board certified in foot and ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. In his time away from the office, Dr. Spiegel is passionate about running and his grandchildren. He has been known to get up as early as 4:00 a.m. to get his run in, even when not in training for a marathon. He has completed 13 marathons, including the prestigious Boston and New York Marathons!
Robert Frimmel, DPM, DABPS
Graduate of University of South Florida and the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. Podiatric surgical residency completed in Fort Worth, Texas. Board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. Fellowhship in Orthorpedics and Biomechanics, Cleveland, Ohio. Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Frimmel is also an avid marathon runner - he has finished 16 marathons, including the challenging course at Pike's Peak! Community involvement is a high priority for Dr. Frimmel. He is a past president of the Florida Podiatric Medical Association, sits on the Sarasota Memorial Healthplex Medical Advisory Board, writes a monthly column in local running store Fleet Feet Sports' e-newsletter, and is an active member of the Manasota Track Club. Check out Dr. Frimmel's running blog.
Craig Conti, DPM, MS
Graduate of the University of Florida and the Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine, in Miami. Podiatric surgical residency completed at Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh. Dr. Conti joined Sarasota Foot Care Center in 2006, and often represents the practice at educational lectures and community events. He is a trustee of the American Association of Podiatric Practice Management and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Conti organized our Pair-to-share shoe drive.