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.
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.
Alissa Kuizinas, DPM
Dr. Alissa Kuizinas is originally from Westminster, MA, and received her undergraduate degree from Boston University. She went on to complete her medical degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, and completed a three year surgical residency at Hoboken University Medical Center in New Jersey. She is trained in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery including trauma, reconstructive surgery, and sports medicine. She enjoys treating a wide variety of lower extremity pathology, and is currently on staff at Emerson Hospital in Concord, MA. Outside of work, Dr. Kuizinas enjoys traveling, reading and cooking.