All our professionals at Troy Foot & Ankle, P.C. maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in podiatry.
Tad D. Sprunger, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S., C.W.S.
- Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Diplomate, American Academy of Wound Management
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Dr. Sprunger is a member of the Beaumont Hospital (Royal Oak) Medical Staff. He is a Board Certified Podiatric Surgeon and a Certified Wound Specialist with special training in wound management.
Dr. Sprunger is a graduate of Michigan State University. Dr. Sprunger graduated from Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago. He completed a foot and ankle surgical residency program at Edgewater Medical Center also in Chicago. He was Chief Resident during his final year of training.
After completing his residency, he worked in a group practice in the Chicago area. Due to the high volume of surgical cases he performed while in this practice, he was able to meet requirements for Board Certification. This allowed him to sit for and pass his surgical boards just two years after his residency training. Dr. Sprunger is Board Certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Sprunger has significant experience with the medical and surgical treatment of wounds. He has spent his entire career working in practices affiliated with wound care centers. He is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Wound Management and is a Certified Wound Specialist. He is currently on staff at the William Beaumont Hospital WoundCare Center in Royal Oak, MI. Dr. Sprunger has lectured for national companies on topics related to wound care and wound healing.
Dr. Sprunger is particularly interested in reconstructive foot surgery. This includes reconstructive surgery for bunions and other painful foot conditions. He has a particular interest in working with diabetic patients that have non-healing wounds. He treats patients with foot and lower leg wounds, and specializes in the treatment of slow healing or non-healing wounds.
Dr. Sprunger believes education of diabetic patients in regard to foot care with an emphasis on prevention can significantly decrease common diabetic related foot conditions. His practice emphasizes treatment protocols for diabetic patients designed to prevent many of the serious complications associated with diabetes and designed to prevent wounds and foot infections in these patients.
Dr. Sprunger is a member of local and national medical societies and continues to receive specialized training in advanced surgical techniques. He attends and lectures at wound care conferences throughout the year. He regularly attends lectures and seminars to remain current in regard to surgical techniques and treatment protocols.