Dr. Justine Metcho and Dr. Jan Golden completed a three-year podiatric medical and surgical residency from Community Medical Center in Scranton, Pa. They both were trained and educated under the guidance of their residency director, Dr. Guido Laporta.
During residency, they received intense training in fore-foot and rear-foot surgery, trauma, reconstructive deformity planning with external fixation, wound care, and hyperbaric medicine.
Dr. Metcho is in private practice in Old Forge, Pa. She has a well established podiatric medical and surgical practice. She is a certified physician in wound care and certified in hyperbaric oxygen medicine. Dr. Metcho is on the wound care and hyperbaric medical staff at Geisinger- Community Medical Center in Scranton, Pa.
Dr. Golden served as chief resident during her third year of residency. She also completed a 3 month rotation at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics in Baltimore, Md. She trained under the world-reknowned surgeons; Dr. Dror Paley, Dr. John Herzenberg, Dr. Janet Conway, Dr. Shawn Standard, and Dr. Bradley Lamm.She is a certified physician in wound care and certified in hyperbaric oxygen medicine. Dr. Golden is on the wound care and hyperbaric medical staff at Geisinger-Community Medical Center in Scranton, Pa. and in private practice in Old Forge, Pa.
Both Dr.'s Metcho and Golden are associated with the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association, Pennsylvania Foot & Ankle Society, and the American Professional Wound Care Association.
They provide podiatric services at the local hospitals; Geisinger-Community Medical Center, Regional Hospital, and Moses Taylor. They also perform same-day surgical procedures at Northeast Surgery Center in Dickson City, Pa as well as Regional Surgical Center in Scranton, Pa.