Dr Gary Count SPGGary W. Count, DPM

Gary W. Count, DPM, graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology and a minor in environmental studies. At the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree and a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree. Upon completing a residency at Las Olas General Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, FL, Dr. Count served as an associate of Dr. J. L. Murgida in Rockland, MA.

Dr. Count has been Board certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery since 1986. He has clinical interests in foot surgery, orthopedic management of foot disorders and sports related injuries, and foot disorders of the high risk foot including the high risk diabetic foot.

He is an active staff member at Carney Hospital in Dorchester and Chief of Podiatry, Department of Orthopedics at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth.

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Dr Mark Lawrence SPGMark F. Lawrence, DPM

Mark F. Lawrence, DPM, earned his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from the University of New Hampshire and a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago. Upon completing a Podiatric Surgical Residency program at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester and a combined 6-month Fellowship in Podiatric Surgery and Diabetic Foot Care at the Carney Hospital and New England Deaconess Hospital, he joined Dr. Count as an associate in 1991. Together, they formed Scituate Podiatry Group, Inc., in 1995.

Dr. Lawrence has been Board certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery since 1996. He has clinical interests in foot surgery, orthopedic management of foot disorders and sports related injuries, and foot disorders of the high risk foot including the high risk diabetic foot.

He is an active staff member at Carney Hospital in Dorchester and South Shore Hospital in Weymouth. He is the past Chief of Podiatry in Carney Hospital’s Department of Orthopedics and the past Residency Director for the Carney Podiatric Surgical Residency Program.

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Dr Rebecca Southard SPGRebecca E. Southard, DPM

Rebecca E. Southard, DPM, is a graduate of Smith College where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology. She received her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco and completed a residency in podiatric medicine and surgery at Carney Hospital in Boston. Since completing her training, Dr. Southard has devoted her career to working in private practice in Boston and the South Shore. She has clinical interests in orthopedic management of foot disorders, foot disorders of the high risk foot including the high risk diabetic foot, and general podiatry.

Dr. Southard is a staff member at Carney Hospital and New England Sinai hospital.

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