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About D. Jeffrey Haupt, DPM, FACFAS
Medical Director

Choosing the right provider to care for your feet, or those of a loved one is an important decision. Newport Foot & Ankle Center founder and medical director Dr. Jeffrey Haupt is a renowned podiatric specialist and has a heart for learning and teaching other providers the cornerstone techniques of this medical field. He is currently the only podiatrist on the clinical faculty at the University of California, Irvine and regularly teaches foot and ankle skills workshops to podiatry health professionals all over the country. Dr. Haupt is the Founder and Director of Orange County’s only ACFAS Certified Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship Training Program, of which there are only 40 in the United States. He is also the only U.S.-trained podiatric surgeon to undergo a two-week mini-fellowship in Milan, Italy for Advanced Techniques in External Ring Fixation. You and your feet can take great comfort in Dr. Haupt’s stellar training, experience, and skill.

Appointed Positions

State of California Board of Podiatric Medicine-Medical Consultant – 2007 to 2015
CPMA Committee Chairman-Residency Genesis Task Force – 2007 to 2008
CPMA Committee Member-Residency Genesis Task Force – 2006 to 2016
CPMA Committee Member-House of Delegates Nominating Committee -2007 to 2008
CPMA Western Podiatric Medical Congress Delegate for Orange County – 1997 to 2010

View D. Jeffrey Haupt's CV


Residency: United Western Medical Center, Santa Ana & Anaheim, CA PSR-24 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery-Specializing in adult and pediatric reconstructive and
traumatic foot and ankle surgery, clinical research, clinical medicine, imaging, orthopedics, sports medicine, diabetic foot care, and limb salvage. – 1994-1996

Medical: California College of Podiatric Medicine-Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree (D.P.M.) 29 May, 1994. U.S.C. Medical Center-Los Angeles County-Fourth year Podiatric Medical School Rotation – 1990-1994

Undergraduate: University of California at Irvine-Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences with an emphasis in Business Management. – 1986-1990


Truelok Master’s Club Member for Ilizarov External Ring Fixation – 2016-present
American College of Foot & Ankle Pediatrics – 2014-present
American Podiatric Medical Association – 1990 to present
American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons – 1990 to present
California Podiatric Medical Association – 1990 to present
Orange County Podiatric Medical Association – 1994 to present
President: elected 2004 to 2008
Vice President: elected 2002 to 2004
Board member: elected 1998 to present
Seminar Chairman: 2000 to 2015