Carlton Craig Cranford, DPM, MPH, FACFAS


Podiatrist, Foot and Ankle Trauma Surgeon

Dr. Cranford trained at Barry University School of Medicine in Miami, Florida. He later completed his internship and residency at the prestigious Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, LA, which is ranked among the top training facilities in the country. There he had the opportunity to train not only under expert Podiatrists but also with Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgeons. He received extensive training in Foot, Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery and Reconstruction and Trauma.

Growing up in Hattiesburg, Mississippi and training in New Orleans, he learned to love the gulf coast and its culture and traditions. He is one of four brothers and is an identical triplet. Together he and his brothers still return to New Orleans every year to participate in one of the historic Mardi Gras parades as a member of the Krewe of Thoth.  He also loves Cajun cooking and deep sea fishing with his father and brothers.

Weekly Schedule:

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Podiatric School: Barry University School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Internship: Ochsner Clinic Foundation New Orleans, LA

Residency: Ochsner Clinic Foundation Podiatric Medicine and Surgery with Reconstructive Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery


  • American Podiatric Medical Association American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Society of Podiatric Surgeons
  • Board Certified in Foot Surgery

  • Board Certified in Reconstructive/Rearfoot and Ankle (RRA) Surgery

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