Dr. Jessica Buckner is actively treating patients at Foot & Ankle Associates of Maine since 2005. She is dedicated to helping diabetics in the community restore a healthy foot profile with conservative and surgical techniques. Dr. Buckner has successfully performed hundreds of deformity corrections and salvage procedures with optimum outcomes and she is surgically active weekly at MidCoast Hospital (Maine Health Facility)Undergraduate Degree: Drake University of Iowa, Bachelor of Arts Biology, 1995-1999 Podiatric Medical Degree: Des Moines University, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, 1999-2003 Surgical Residency: Surgical-St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT. 2003-2005 Board Certified: Board Certified ABPS Foot Surgery 2008 Professional interests involve: All aspects of podiatric medicine and surgery with an emphasis on forefoot and rearfoot surgery along with diabetic limb salvage and wound management. Including conservative and surgical management for all conditions of the foot and ankle with modern technique. Dr. Brian MacDonald is dedicated to patient education of disease and treatment options. He received his post graduate training through the St John's Health System in Detroit, MI and has practiced podiatric medicine and surgery at both St. John's Hospital and Henry Ford Health Systems. He worked in a multispecialty clinic with Primary care physicians and pediatricians, treating a broad spectrum of foot and ankle ailments. His experienced in treating complex foot and ankle deformities and injuries was enhanced through his involvement in St. John's residency training program where he has been an educator of physicians in training since 1998. Dr. MacDonald also served as Chair of the department of Podiatric Surgery at St John North Shore hospital and is on staff at 4 area hospitals. Undergraduate Degree: University of Toronto, Bachelor of Science 1987-1991 Podiatric Medical Degree: College of Podiatric Medicine 1991-1995 Post Graduate Training: Surgical St John Hospital North Shore, MI 1995-1998 Traumatology AKH, Vienna, Austria Board Certification: Diplomat American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Fellow American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery Board Certified Foot Surgery, ABPS 2000. Board Certified Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery 2003
Dr. Michael Saraydarian is the owner of Foot and Ankle Associates of Maine, PA providing the most comprehensive foot and ankle center in Maine. Devoted to progressive and modern surgical techniques for foot/hind foot and ankle deformities in adult and pediatric patients. He specializes in iliazarov techniques and spatial fixation. Dr. Saraydarian has performed thousands of foot and ankle procedures on a weekly basis and has a skill set in Limb Preservation for complex Diabetic wounds to AVOID AMPUTATION Undergraduate Degree: Manhattan College, Bachelor of Science Biology. 1989-1992 Podiatric Medical Degree: New York College of Podiatric Medicine. 1992-1996 Surgical Residency: Surgical-St.John's Hospital, North Shores, MI. 1996-1999 Fellowship: AKH, Vienna, Austria. Board Certified: Diplomat American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Fellow American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Board Certified Foot Surgery, ABPS 2003. Board Certified Reconstructive Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery, ABPS 2004. Professional interests involve: All aspects of podiatric medicine and surgery along with surgical correction/salvage of complex deformities of the foot and ankle. Revision of previous failed foot and ankle surgery performed elsewhere. Surgical correction of complex deformities and LIMB PRESERVATION for Diabetic Wounds
Dr. Tebaldi grew up in Northern California and completed her undergraduate studies at Biola University in Southern California. She graduated with honors from Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine in Independence, Ohio and went on to complete a three-year surgical residency at the Highlands/Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center in Denver, Colorado.
During this time, she was extensively trained in wound care, sports medicine and reconstructive surgery. She is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association and Maine Podiatric Medical Association. She is Board Qualified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery. Dr. Tebaldi is excited to join the Foot and Ankle Associates of Maine family and is committed to helping her patients get back on their feet utilizing both conservative and surgical treatment options. In her spare time, she enjoys exercising, spending time outdoors, reading, cooking and having fun with her husband, children and three dogs.