Advanced Foot & Ankle Care, LLC. - Where we take it one step at a time!
Joseph V. Bava, DPM
Dr. Joseph V. Bava was born in New Jersey and attended college at University of Rhode Island. He received his doctorate in Podiatric Medicine in 1993 from New York College of Podiatric Medicine.  In 2008, he was a Clinical Instructor at the Eastern Virginia Medical School Podiatric Residency Program.
Sep 2010 – Present
Advanced Foot & Ankle Care, LLC., Private Practice, Va. Beach, VA
Mar 2010 – Present  
Ambulatory Foot & Ankle Center, P.C, Private Practice, Hampton, VA
Aug 1998 - July 2008 
Atlantic Foot & Ankle Center, Private Practice, Va. Beach, Va.
1997 - 1998 
Chief Resident: Responsibilities including daily grand rounds, coordination of outpatient clinic, journal club, lecture series, radiology review, patient care, management and overall surgical evaluation.
1996 - 1998    
 Allegheny University Orthopaedic Hospital
 Graduate Hospital Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19146
Foot and Ankle Residency: An intense three year surgical program with emphasis on all facets of foot and ankle surgery. Patient care and management in both hospital and office setting stressed. Major Wound Care Center as well as an outpatient clinic provide a truly unique residency program with highly educational, diverse an unsurpassed training.
1993 - 1994
University of Medicine and Dentistry (UNDNJ), University Hospital
Podiatric Surgical Residency
Emphasis on Medical Specialties Rotations and Traumatology
1998 - 1993
Retail Pharmacist, Fairmount Drug, Inc.,
Hackensack, New Jersey
1988 - 1993 Pharmacist-In-Charge, Prescriptions Plus Pharmacy, Inc. Cliffside Park, New Jersey
1986 - 1988
Retail Pharmacist, Drug Fair Corporation,
Sommerville, New Jersey
1983 - 1984
Pharmacy Intern, Roger Williams Hospital,
Providence, Rhode Island
Board of Director Virginia Ambulatory Surgery Center
Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee at Virginia Beach General Hospital
Student American Podiatric Medical Association
American Podiatric Medical Society
Diplomate American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Board Certified Foot and Ankle Surgery
Pi Delta National Honor Society
Vice President Hampton Roads Podiatric Society
Schoenhaus, H., Bava, J., Erfle, D., Secord, D., Chung, M., Goodry, M.,Entrapment Neuropathies, Submitted for publication in The Lower Extremity and Clinical Neurology.
Schoenhaus, H., Bava, J., Erfle, D.,Medical Malleolar Syndrome with Secondary Posterior Tibial Dysfunction, In preparation for publication.
1998-2000              Diabetic Education Lecture Series, Virginia Beach General Hospital
1999                        Orthomcneil Consultant, Regranax Wound Gel
1998                        Primary Care Conference, Diabetic Wound Salvage
1997                         Cadaver Workshop, PA College of Podiatric Medicine,       
                                 Philadelphia Pennsylvania
                                 Suturing and Bandage Techniques
1997                         Northeast Atlantic Residency Foundation, Saint Agnes Hospital,
                                 Philadephia, Pennsylvania
                                 Subtalar Joint Arthrodesis Using The Universal Compression Screw.
1997                         Magnetic Resonance Imaging Seminar, Philadelphia College of Podiatric
                                 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Achilles Tendon Ruptures.
1997                         Symposium on Diabetic Foot Infections, Graduate Hospital,   
                                 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
                                Noninvasive Vascular Testing