Patrick Gillihan, DPM

Patrick Gillihan, DPM

Dr. Patrick Gillihan joined Arizona Institute of Footcare Physicians in September 2018. He is excited to be in the Arizona sun with his wife and two children. He is from upstate New York and earned his undergraduate degree from University of Albany and his Master’s degree from Binghampton University. With a strong background in biochemistry, he pursed and earned his degree from Barry University School of Medicine and Surgery in Miami, Florida. He completed his rigorous foot and ankle residency at Yale New Haven Health at Bridgeport Hospital. Dr. Gillihan was chief resident and obtained his rearfoot and ankle certification there.

Dr. Gillihan believes each patient is unique and takes the time to thoroughly evaluate their individual concerns. Through understanding and education, he involves the patient in their own healing process.

Education
•   Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Barry University School of Medicine & Surgery, Florida, 2013
•   Masters, Biochemistry Cell Molecular Biology, Binghampton University, New York, 2007
•   Bachelors of Science, Albany University, New York, 2005
•   Associate in Science, Broome Community College, New York, 2003

Residency
•    Yale New Haven Health at Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, Connecticut 2015 - 2018

Certifications
•    Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association
•    Basic Life Support, American Heart Association
•    American Academy of Pediatrics
Honors
•    Honors research in Electrophysiology, 2005
•    Speilman Awards, 2004, 2005, and 2006
Memberships
•   American Podiatric Medical Association
Research and Publications
•   Epidermal Skin Graft for the Treatment of Post-Surgical Wounds in High Risk Patients, Yale New Haven at Bridgeport, CT, Ceaser, Irby, Gillihan, P
•   Treatment and use of Bone Matrix Putty for Osteochondral Tumors of the Foot, Yale New Haven at Bridgeport, CT, McGinness, Kristen, Gillihan, P
•   Calcaneal Fractures and Incidence in Diabetic Populations, Barry University School of Medicine & Surgery, Miami, FL, Singh, Bibi, Gillihan, P
•   Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures can be Treated both Surgically and Conservatively, Barry University School of Medicine & Surgery, Miami, FL, Buchman, Jacqueline, Gillihan, P
•   West Nile Virus Research, Binghampton University, Binghampton NY, Shepherd, Julian, Gillihan, P