Foot and Ankle, PC
Richard P. Mistretta, DPM
- Annette D. Filiatrault, DPM
Dr. Mistretta received his Bachelor of Arts
degree from Lehigh University and his Doctorate degree from Temple University
School of Podiatric Medicine. He completed a three-year residency in foot &
ankle reconstructive & traumatologic surgery at Hutzel Hospital – Detroit
Medical Center. As Chief Resident he directed the podiatric section of the
Diabetes Clinic at Wayne State University Health Center in Detroit. He
completed an AO/ASIF trauma fellowship at St. Vincenz & Elisabeth Hospital
in Mainz, Germany.
Dr. Mistretta is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is an A-O/ASIF Fellow (Association for the
Study of Internal Fixation) and a member of the A-O Alumni Association. He is a
member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is currently President of the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Mistretta has published
articles in both the Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association and
the Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery. He is on staff at Gwinnett
Medical Center (Duluth and Lawrenceville) and Piedmont Hospital. Dr. Mistretta plays the drums and
lives in Suwanee with his wife and 2 children.
Dr. Filiatrault completed her undergraduate
Bachelor of Science degree from Vanderbilt University, graduating magna cum
laude. She received her Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences and her
Doctorate degree from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami.
Additionally, she was valedictorian of her graduating podiatric medical
school class. She completed a three-year residency in foot & ankle
reconstructive surgery at the prestigious Northlake Medical Center in Tucker,
Georgia. As a 3rd year resident she helped to run cadaver courses for the
Dr. Filiatrault is a member
of the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association and the American Podiatric
Medical Association. She is an Associate member of the American College of Foot
& Ankle Surgeons. As a member of the nationally recognized Podiatry
Institute, she has lectured on reconstructive foot & ankle surgery and is co-chairperson of the Utah ski seminar. Dr.
Filiatrault does most of her surgery at Piedmont Hospital, Dekalb Medical Center, and Gwinnett Medical
Center. She is also a Piedmont Clinic member. Dr. Filiatrault has a special interest in Sports Medicine and was a
Division I soccer player at Vanderbilt during which time they won the SEC
championship twice. She continues to play twice a week and has previously played for the Atlanta Silverbacks, a women's semi-professional
soccer team, for which she is also the team podiatrist.