Meet Dr. Buratti
Dr. Buratti is a board certified podiatric physician who has been practicing in the San Fernando Valley for 19 years. She graduated with honors from California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco in 1997, having completed internships in both Northern and Southern California, including San Francisco General Hospital and Camp Pendleton Naval Hospital. Her podiatric medical school awarded her the prestigious Presidential Scholarship. At graduation, she received additional honors, including the Scepter Award and ProLab Scholarship (awarded by her own classmates as “the person who contributed most to their education”).
Dr. Buratti has a Master’s Degree in Medical Education and a Doctorate Degree in Podiatric Medicine. She completed a post graduate two-year surgical residency (PSR-24) with training not only in podiatric surgery, but also general surgery, orthopedic surgery and plastics/reconstructive surgery. Her surgical residency program was integrated with a Center for Wound Care, where she received additional training in vascular surgery, diabetic wound care and limb salvage.
Dr. Buratti is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. She is also certified in Wound Care by the Council for Medical Education & Testing. She is an active member of the California Podiatric Medical Association and American Podiatric Medical Association.
Dr. Buratti is an inventor who has earned four United States Patents, issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, for an innovative medical device and procedure, and she has several U.S. and Foreign patents pending. She is co-inventor of the innovative FDA approved FastForward Bunion Correction Procedure as well as the patent pending Hallux Varus Correction Procedure.
In 2014, Dr. Buratti opened a satellite office location in Malibu, Ca. She keeps her commitment to her patients up-to-date by attending annual scientific seminars and workshops in the fields of podiatric medicine, diabetic foot care, wound care, trauma, reconstructive surgery and limb preservation.
Dr. Buratti prides herself on providing personalized evaluations, consultations and patient education, and offering a variety of treatment options, both non-surgical (conservative) or surgical (corrective) for any foot problem. She is fluent in Spanish and she can also communicate in basic American Sign Language. She treats adults, children and the elderly….always with compassion.