Owner & C.E.O Tara Long Scott, DPM FACFAS
Dr. Tara Long Scott is a graduate of the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, OH and completed her first podiatric residency at the Baltimore VA Hospital in Baltimore, MD. She furthered her training by completing a 2-year surgical residency at Kern Hospital in Warren, MI.
Although she specializes in conservative and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle, Dr. Scott has a special interest in diabetic patient education and wound care. She is a frequent lecturer on the prevention and management of diabetic complications. Dr. Scott is the Chief of Podiatry at Providence Hospital in Southfield and was honored by the American Business Women's Association as Business Associate of the year in 2003. She has also been featured in Black Enterprise Magazine, the Michigan Chronicle, the Southfield Eccentric and the Detroit News.
Dr. Scott is a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and a member of the Michigan Podiatric Medical Association, Southeast Division.
Dr. Tara Long Scott was recently re-appointed to the Michigan Board of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, and the Controlled Substances Advisory Commission by Jennifer Granholm, Governor of the State of Michigan. She was elected as Chairperson of the Michigan Board of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery and is the first African-American female podiatrist to hold this position.
"I have every confidence that you will find great personal satisfaction in this important position, and that the State of Michigan will benefit from your background and experience. Thank you for taking on this challenge and thank you for working with me to build a strong and bright future for our great state." - Jennifer M Granholm, Michigan Govenor
Providence Hospital, DMC (Detroit Medical Center), Southeast Michigan Surgical Hospital.
Professional Organization and Special Society Membership:
American Board of Podiatric Surgery (Diplomate)
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (Fellow)
American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management
American Diabetes Association
American Podiatric Medical Association
Michigan Podiatric Medical Association
American Association of Women Podiatrists
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Stacey A. Stefansky, DPM FACFAS
Dr. Stacey A. Stefansky was born and raised in southeastern Michigan. She started out on her education path, by completing her undergraduate studies at Michigan State University, earning a bachelor of science majoring in human physiology. Continuing on with her education, she completed her podiatric training at The New York College of Podiatric Medicine and moved on to complete a three-year podiatric surgical residency at Harvard affiliated, Beth Israel Deaconess medical center. There they specialize in treating diabetic wounds and limb salvage procedures, which to this day, continues to be an interest of hers. Along with this interest in diabetic care and limb salvage, Dr. Stefansky also has a focus on primary podiatric medicine and surgery.
Dr. Stefansky is a fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle surgeons, a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Michigan Podiatric Medical Association and is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle surgery. Dr. Stefansky is the current Chief of Podiatry at Providence and Providence Park Hospital. She is also an active board member of Providence Surgical Co-Management, LLC.