The doctors of SFCC are Diplomates of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and Fellows of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. All are 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.

SFCC has 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-Spare shoe drive, Sertoma, the Sarasota Ballet of Florida and many youth athletic programs.



Dr. Yungst

Paul G. Yungst, DPM, DABFAS

Dr. Yungst has been practicing podiatry in Sarasota since 1982, and has published numerous podiatric research papers. Dr. Yungst attended Tulane University on a basketball scholarship and he currently enjoys swimming, cycling, music, travel and photography. 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 is the author of its podiatric knowledge base.

Dr. Frimmel

Robert Frimmel, DPM, DABFAS

Dr. Frimmel is also an avid marathon runner who has finished many marathons, including Boston, New York and 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.

Dr. Conti

Craig Conti, DPM, DABFAS, MS

Dr. Conti joined Sarasota Foot Care Center in 2006, and often represents the practice at educational lectures and community events. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Florida Podiatric Medical Association and Manasota Podiatric Medical Association.   Dr. Conti is the organizer of SFCC's Pair-to-Spare shoe drive. In his time away from the office Dr. Conti enjoys exercising, martial arts, boating and travel.  Dr. Conti is a member of Mensa.

Candice A. Kepich, DPM

Candice A. Kepich, DPM, DABFAS

  • Summa Cum Laude graduate of Kings College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
  • Graduate of Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
  • Podiatric surgical residency completed at Mercy Suburban Hospital in East Norriton, Pennsylvania
  • Board certified in foot  surgery by the American Board of Foot and  Ankle Surgery

Dr. Kepich has received advanced training from the Synthes AO Foundation in Foot and Ankle Surgery. She is also a proud member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and Florida Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Kepich has an interest in  woundcare and she is an attending at the Sarasota Memorial Hospital Center for Wound Healing employing advanced wound healing modalities to heal chronic wounds. In her time away from the office, Dr. Kepich enjoys Pure Barre where she has taken more than 500 classes.  Her husband Ryan is also a physician at Sarasota Memorial Hospital.