|Tomiko Fukuda, M.D. is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in foot and ankle surgery. Originally from Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Fukuda graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She received her Medical Doctorate from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Dr. Fukuda went on to complete her Surgical Internship and her Orthopedic Surgery Residency at McGaw Medical Center at Northwestern University School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. She completed a Fellowship Training Program in Foot and Ankle Surgery at the Foundation for Orthopaedic, Athletic, and Reconstructive Research in Houston, Texas.|
Dr. Fukuda has many honors and awards to her credit, including the Walter P. Blount Award for Orthopedics, given by the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She received the Janet M. Glascow Memorial Citizen for Scholastic Achievement Award by the American Medical Women's Association in 2002, and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor's Society. She also was the Nominee for the 2003 Dr. A.A. Goldsmith Award for Outstanding Intern of the Year from Northwestern University Department of Surgery. Dr. Fukuda has authored several publications and given presentations in her career, including "Impact of Talar Component Rotation on Contact Pressure after Total Ankle Arthroplasty: A Cadaveric Study" presented at the 75th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in San Francisco, California, in March 2008.
Dr. Fukuda is a member of the following professional societies:
Dr. Fukuda holds staff privileges at Texas Orthopedic Hospital, The Methodist Hospital, and Memorial Hermann Sugar Land. In addition to her Texas medical license, Dr. Fukuda is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.