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Concord Foot & Ankle Center

Dr. Sandra M. Weakland    Dr. Jennifer L. Buchanan    Dr. Summer Getzen

Emerson Hospital Center for Specialty Care

54 Baker Ave Ext, Ste 103
Concord, MA 01742

(978) 369-5282

Meet the Doctors
 

Sandra M. Weakland, DPM

Dr. Weakland is board certified in surgery and wound care by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and American Professional Wound Care Association.  She is originally from the  northern Virginia area, attended the University of Pittsburgh, and obtained her medical degree from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, OH.  She completed her surgical residency at the Carney Hospital in Boston, Ma., a Boston University affiliate at that time.  For the past 20 years she has been serving the Concord, Ma. community in private practice.  Her special interests include, surgery, diabetic foot complications and wounds and limb salvage in the diabetic population.  She has been on staff at the Emerson Hospital Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Medicine since it opened in 2000.   Dr. Weakland lives in Concord and has a nine year old daughter, a dog, a cat and 8 chickens.  She is the former medical director of the New England Storm and Baystate Warriors full contact football teams.  She has also enjoyed many medical missions to Russia to surgically correct lower extremity disorders in children.

 

 


 

Jennifer L. Buchanan, DPM, MS

Dr. Buchanan is certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and is Board Qualified in rearfoot/ankle reconstructive surgery. She specializes in sports medicine, bunion and reconstructive surgery of the foot, trauma and wound care. She joined the practice in 2014  after completing her residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at Cambridge Health Alliance in Cambridge, MA where she served as Chief Resident of the Podiatric Surgery Department. She is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery and also is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. In addition she sits on the Board of Trustees to the Massachusetts Podiatric Medical Society and is an attending surgeon for the Cambridge Health Alliance Residency Program.  She operates out of both Emerson Hospital and Cambridge Hospital.  She lives in Concord, MA with her husband and two children and is an active outdoor enthusiast and enjoys running, cycling and hiking. She has volunteered at several community events including the Boston Marathon.

 

 


 

Summer G. Getzen, DPM

Dr. Getzen is board certified by the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatric Medicine. She earned her doctorate in Podiatry at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. She completed her Rotating Podiatric and Surgical Residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Worcester, MA in 2002. She has been practicing in Concord and surrounding towns for the past 15 years. She likes taking care of a wide range of podiatric problems including sports medicine, dermatologic conditions and diabetic foot care, and especially enjoys caring for elderly people. She is on staff at both Emerson Hospital in Concord, MA, and Steward Medical Center in Ayer, MA. Dr. Getzen is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Outside of work Dr. Getzen enjoys reading, and going on nature walks with her husband, son and miniature dachshund.

 
 
Concord Podiatrist Concord Foot & Ankle Center is a poidiatry office providing Meet the Doctors, orthopedic, pain, diabetes, bunions and much more in Concord, MA. We also do Achilles Tendonitis, Allergic Contact Dermatitis , Athlete's Foot, Brachymetatarsia, Bunions, Calluses, Diabetic Foot Care, Flatfoot (Fallen Arches), Ganglions, Haglund's Deformity, Hallux Rigidus, Hammertoes, Heel Pain/Fasciitis, Infections, Injuries, Ingrown Toenails, Metatarsalgia, Morton's Neuroma, Onychomycosis, Osteoarthritis, Pediatric Foot Care, Plantar Warts, Plantar Fasciitis, Posterior Tibial Dysfunction, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Running Injuries, Sesamoiditis, Sprains/Strains, Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Tailor's Bunion, Tendonitis, Toe Deformities, Xerosis and all work related in the 01742 area and surrounding areas in Concord