Constance Ornelas, DPM, treats patients of all age groups and different foot ailments. She joins the practice highly trained in sports medicine injuries, reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, diabetic limb salvage, and wound care. Dr. Ornelas is certified in Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Care.
A Northern California native, Dr. Ornelas obtained her Bachelor's degree in physiological sciences from UCLA. She earned her Doctorate in podiatric medicine from the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in North Chicago, IL, and completed a three year residency in podiatric surgery and medicine in Lakewood, CA.
With a commitment to keeping people active and well by educating the general population about healthy feet, Dr. Ornelas volunteers at health fairs and sporting events throughout the community including the Diabetes Expo and the "Fit Feet" tent at the Special Olympics in Long Beach, CA.
Dr. Ornelas is an associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. She is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the California Podiatric Medical Association, Los Angeles Podiatric Medical Association, and the American Association of Women Podiatrists.
In her free time, Dr. Ornelas enjoys the outdoors - golfing, attending UCLA sporting events, and spending time with her husband and family.