Dr. LaWanda Bailey-Rayner

The doctor's greatest accomplishement is her family.  She loves spending time with her wonderful husband of 12 years and son.  Eating, working out, sports, and movies are other activities she enjoys. Statesville, NC is where she grew up with four other siblings.

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our doctor's training and professional credentials.

 Undergraduate Education:
University of North Carolina at Asheville (UNC-Asheville) Asheville, NC.

Doctoral Education:
Des Moines Osteopathic Medical Center, Des Moines, IA.

Doctoral Training:
Primary Podiatric Medicine Residency 1-yr- Community Medical Center in Scranton, PA
Primary Surgical Residency 2yr- Community Medical Center, Scranton, PA
Orthopedic Surgical Fellowship- Sinai Hospital: International Center for Limb Lengthening/Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore MD

Board Certifications and Professional Societies
American Board of Podiatric Medicine
American Board of Lower Extremity Surgery  
North Carolina Foot and Ankle Society  
American Board of Podiatric Surgeons  
Pennsylvania Foot and Ankle Society (PFAS)    

 American Podiatric Medical Association 

 Research:

Off-loading Properties of a Rocker Insole: A Preliminary Study

Interdigital Neuroma Etiology

Electrical Properties of Bone

Publications:

Off-loading Properties of a Rocker Insole: A Preliminary Study. Presented in Rome September 2000 by Dr. Robert Frykberg, MPH Published January 2002

Lectures by Invitation:

ACFAS Annual Conference: Poster Presenter
-- "The Electrogenic Properties of Bone and Bone Stimulators"
PFAS Continuing Medical Education
-- "Pilon Fractures"
PFAS Annual Conference
-- "The Electrogenic Properties of Bone"
PFAS Annual Conference
-- "Vacuum-Assisted Closure"
Des Moines University Clinical Research Symposium
-- "Offloading Properties of a Rocker Insole"