Dr. Jacqueline Truong is one of the many talented Podiatric Surgeons at the Western University Foot and Ankle Center. After training in research design and earning a Masters of Public Health from Columbia University, she went on to earn a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago.
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine - Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, North Chicago, IL
Master of Public Health - Columbia University, New York, NY
Bachelor of Science, Microbiology - University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
She completed her 3-year residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at the Cambridge Health Alliance, the teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School.
Residency - Podiatric Medicine and Surgery - Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA
Board Qualified: Foot Surgery - American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Board Qualified: Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery - American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Basic Life Support (BLS) - Recertified in May 2010
Dr. Truong treats all aspects of pediatric and adult foot and ankle conditions. She has extensive training in flatfoot and high arch foot reconstruction, congenital foot deformity repair, arthroscopic surgery, sport-related injuries, trauma, internal and external fixation, lower extremity plastic surgery and limb salvage. Her personal interest in public health reflects in her practice of medicine and her continuing research on complications related to common foot and ankle conditions.
2006 - Illinois Podiatric Medical Association Zone One Scholarship
2004 - Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine Distiguished Scholarship Award
2003 - Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine Summer Research Fellowship Scholarship
2003 - Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine Merit Scholarship Award
American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)
American Public Health Association (APHA)
California Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA)
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS)
Originally from Minnesota, Dr. Truong enjoys staying active with swimming, hiking, and aerobics. She also enjoys traveling and hopes to eventually visit all 58 National Parks. Her personal skills include speaking Vietnamese and French.