If you are looking for a therapist in your neighborhood, begin your search with your own doctor. In the United States, any licensed doctor can prescribe maggot therapy. Maggot therapy is simple enough that most first time users have no problem with the procedure. If your doctor has any questions or concerns, the BTER Foundation will gladly assist them. This list contains contact information for maggot therapists, teachers and advocates willing to assist you. It is also available arranged alphabetically by last name. For other types of biotherapy, including veterinary biotherapy, please refer to our Biotherapy Referrals page. If you are a health care professional and would like to be added to this list, please contact us by e-mail, fax, or phone. Inclusion in this listing does not imply endorsement. Links are available to search by state or country: United States:
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Maggot therapists, teachers and advocates within the United States:
AnchorALABAMA:

Matthew Kelly, MD., University of Alabama at Birmingham
619 19th South OHB 251A
Birmingham, AL 35249
Office: (205)996-9261

AnchorALASKA:
Anchorage

Jennifer Goodeliunas BSN RN, (818) 621-1553, Wound Care Therapist/Nurse for St. Elias Specialty Hospital, 4800 Cordova St., Anchorage Alaska 99503,(Wound Care Team), JGoodeliunas@gmail.com
AnchorARIZONA:
Sun City Andy Soderberg Lead Materials Coordinator- West Valley Trillium Specialty Hospital P: 623-977-1325 x 219 F: 623-974-3984 asoderberg@trilliumhospital.net

Tucson David Armstrong, DPM, MD, PhD Professor of Surgery Director, Southern AZ Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) University of Arizona armstrong.dg@gmail.com

Tuscon Karl Hekimian, MD 1775 West Saint Mary’s Road, Suite 111 Tucson, AZ 85745 520-872-6813

AnchorARKANSAS:
Fayetteville Jeff Keller, MD Washington Regional Medical Center Wound Care 3215 N North Hills Blvd. Fayetteville, AR 72703 479-463-4325

AnchorCALIFORNIA:
Apple Valley Michele Ybarra, RN P: 760-953-0927 skintowatch@verizon.net

Bakersfield Brett Kesler, DPM Podiatry Foot & Ankle Institute P: 661-663-8483 F: 661-663-3095 bkesler@pol.net

Encino Dawn Buratti, DPM 5400 Balboa Blvd., Suite 120 Encino, CA 91316 818-831-6099

Fairfield Lorre T. Henderson, MD 2702 Low Court, Fairfield, CA 94534 727-427-4900
Irvine Ronald Sherman, MD, MSc RSherman@BTERFoundation.org

Los Angeles Joshua Kaye, DPM 8540 Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 106 Los Angeles, CA 90045 310-641-3555 www.joshuakaye.com

Los Angeles Lee Rogers, DPM, Amputation Prevention Center, Sherman Oaks Hospital P: 818-205-1995 Lee.C.Rogers@gmail.com

Los Angeles Charles E. Shapiro, MD, FACS Chief of Service Department of Urology Kaiser Permanente LAMC P: 323-783-5869 F: 323-783-7272 Charles.E.Shapiro@kp.org

Los Osos Julie McGuigan Associate Environmental Coordinator Wildlife and Conservation Biologist Caltrans-05 San Luis Obispo P: 805-602-8345 F: 805-549-3233 Julie_mcguigan@dot.ca.gov

Palm Springs Christine Rodriguez, PT, CWS, Desert Regional Medical Center P: 760-323-6833, cr.pietown@gmail.com

San Diego Kian Samimi, MD Vibra Hospital of San Diego 555 Washington Street San Diego, CA 92103 619-686-4603

San Marcos Luis Navazo, MD 1582 W. San Marcos, Suite 100 San Marcos, CA 92078 760-591-9975

Santa Barbara Marlene Warrick, PT Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital P: 805-569-7201 F: 805-569-8201 mwarrick@sbch.org

Santa Maria David Sterling, DPM P: 805-928-5645 F: 805-739-1186

Santa Monica Barbara Runia, RN Best Care Home Health 3250 Ocean Park Blvd., Suite 100 Santa Monica, CA 90405 310-586-0710

Santa Rosa
Forrest Beaty, MD 6015 Anderson Rd
Forestville, CA 95436
Phone: (707) 887-7597
Fax: (707) 887-7669

AnchorCOLORADO:
Loveland Nathan Hunt, DPM Orthopedic & Spine Center of the Rockies 3470 E. 15th Street Loveland, CO 80538 970-419-7220

AnchorCONNECTICUT:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorDELAWARE:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorFLORIDA:
Fort Walton Beach Albert Zant, MD Hyperbaric Medicine Anesthesia P: 850-243-8229 F: 850-863-2540 mabrza@earthlink.net

Lake Park Henry Stark, DPM hkstarkdpm@aol.com

Loxahatchee Byron Reid, VMD Byron Reid & Associates 1630 F Road Loxahatchee, FL 33470 561-790-2226

Sarasota Douglas Dorsay, MD Sarasota Memorial Hospital 1700 S. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34239 957-917-2111

West Palm Beach Henry Stark, DPM Palm Beach Foot and Ankle 701 Park Ave. West Palm Beach, FL 33403 561-848-772

AnchorGEORGIA:
Atlanta John Ouderkirk, MD Infectious Diseases/Internal Medicine P: 404-588-4680 F: 404-588-4692 Johnnyomd@aol.com

Pooler Wound Care Clinic-ESU 1000 Towne Center Blvd., Suite 705 Pooler, GA 31322 912-998-0040

AnchorHAWAII:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorIDAHO:
Lewiston Amos Carr, RN The Orchards Rehabilitation & Care Center 1014 Burrell Ave. Lewiston, ID 83501 208-743-4558

Pocatello Charles Garrison, MD Idaho Hyperbarics 1125 W. Alameda Road Pocatello, ID 83201 208-237-1151

AnchorILLINOIS:
Chicago Yakov Ryabov, MD Kindred Hospital P: 773-282-6188

AnchorINDIANA:
Indianapolis Richard A. Stanley, DPM 5905 S. Emerson Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46237 317-784-7039

Valparaiso Paul Sommer, DPM Family Foot Ankle Clinic P: 219-477-3668 F: 219-531-1520 paulsommer @ verizon.com

AnchorIOWA:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorKANSAS:
Neodesha Wilson Medical Center Woundcare & Hyperbaric 2600 Ottawa, Suite 101 Neodesha, KS 66757 620-325-8393

Wichita Francie Ekengren, MD Mid-Kansas Wound Specialists P: 316-688-2220 F: 316-688-2668

Wichita Terence McDonald, MD Wesley Medical Center 550 North Hillside Wichita, KS 67214 316-962-7925

AnchorKENTUCKY:
Campbellsville Carole Mobley, RPh Director, Pharmacy Service Taylor County Hospital P: 270-789-5825 F: 270-789-5861 pharmacy@cupp.campbellsvil.edu

Owensboro Deborah Clark, RNP Owensboro Medical Health Wound Healing Center 1325 Triplett Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-688-4325

AnchorLOUISIANA:
Baton Rouge Richard Palecki, DPM P: 225-291-0093 F: 225-214-1232

Davenport Matthew R. Wilber, DPM, CWS Trinity Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine P: 563-742-5100 Cell: 563-349-4691 mrwilberdpm@hotmail.com

AnchorMAINE:

Portland Walter Keller, MD Mercy Hospital Wound Healing Center 144 State Street Portland, ME 04101 207-879-3190

AnchorMARYLAND:
Kensington Philip Iorianni, MD Kaiser Permanente Medical Center 10810 Connecticut Ave. Kensington, MD 20895 301-929-7167

Odenton Charles Markham, DPM Foot Care Center 1215 Annapolis Road Odenton, MD 21113 410-672-0464

Olney Fred Bloem, MD Med Partners / Southwest Health Clinic P: 301-260-2601 drbloem @ drbloem.com

AnchorMASSACHUSETTS:
Southborough Elliot Lach, DPM 77 Turnpike Road Southborough, MA 01772 508-481-0300

AnchorMICHIGAN:
Bay City Gerald Dowling, DPM P: 989-686-2331 sagbaycarv@hotmail.com

Grand Rapids Spectrum Health 100 Michigan Street NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503 616-391-1651

Livonia Bruce Kaczander, DPM, FACFAS Michigan Foot & Ankle Center P: 734-591-6612 F: 734-591-6621

Madison Heights Sheldon Goldstein, DPM Community Foot Care Clinic P: 248-399-4905 F: 248-399-2080

Rochester Russell Sticha, DPM Crittenton Hospital P: 248-652-5321 F: 248-652-5877

AnchorMINNESOTA:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorMISSISSIPPI:
Pontotoc Wade Henley, PT H: 662-842-3051 W: 662-377-7215 BWchas@aol.com

AnchorMISSOURI:
Butler Jaime Marsh, RPT Bates County Memorial Hospital 200 West Chestnut Street Butler, MO 64730 660-200-7073

Columbia Rhobenya Nickerson University of Missouri 1 Hospital Drive Columbia, MO 65211 573-884-8255

St. Louis Nicolas Martin, DPM Wound Care Center Forest Park Hospital P: 314-760-5626 F: 314-768-5665

AnchorMONTANA:
Whitefish Steven Gordon, ND Gordon Medical Arts Center P: 406-863-9300 F: 406-863-9301 drnaturl@cyberport.net

AnchorNEBRASKA:
Beatrice Robert F. Dorsey, MD, FACS P: 402-228-4236 F: 402-228-4668

AnchorNEVADA:
Reno Kim Cowen, MD Tahoe Pacific Hosp 10101 Double R Blvd. Reno, NV 89521 775-331-1044

AnchorNEW HAMPSHIRE:
Manchester Patrick Dwyer, DPM, FACFAS Wound Treatment Center Catholic Medical Center P: 603-663-6000

AnchorNEW JERSEY:
Ridgewood Michael Torsiello, MD Valley Hospital P: 513-891-9991 F: 513-891-9947

AnchorNEW MEXICO:
Albuquerque Tawyna Mullen, LPN, WCC TMI Enterprises LLC P: 505-227-5963 tmienterprises1@gmail.com

Albuquerque John Renna, PT Physical Therapy Department VA Medical Center P: 505-265-1711, ext 4009

Shiprock Barbara Cayatineto, PT Northern Navajo Medical Center Physical Therapy Department, PHS-Shiprock P: 505-368-7100 F: 505-368-6260

Shiprock Michele Parra, PT Physical Therapy Department Northern Navajo Med Center PHS-Shiprock P: 505-368-7100 F: 505-368-6260

AnchorNEW YORK:
Bay Shore Peter Mancuso, DPM, FACFAS P: 631-968-5600 DrMancuso @ optonline.net

Long Beach Matthew Nester, DPM P: 516-431-1600 F: 516-897-4307

Pine Bush Herbert Burns, MD Pine Bush Equine P: 845-361-4917 x 11 F: 845-361-1797 PineBush_Equine @ yahoo.com

Ridgewood Gabriela Szczepanska, RN P: 917-494-5970 gabiszczepanska @ yahoo.com

Staten Island Ravi Kamble, DPM, 2338 Richmond Road, Staten Island, NY 10306, (718) 979-1333
ravikamble@gmail.com
AnchorNORTH CAROLINA:
Greensboro Marcus Duda, MD Piedmont Orthopedics P: 336-275-0927 F: 336-275-4834

Mount Airy Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care Woltz Hospice 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200 Mount Airy, NC 27030 336-356-5000

AnchorNORTH DAKOTA:
Fargo Warren Albrecht, DO Sanford Health/Meritcare 801 Broadway North Fargo, ND 58122 701-234-2000

AnchorOHIO:
Akron Eliot Mostow, MD P: 330-344-1515 akronderm @ yahoo.com

Akron Hai Pham, DPM Akron General Medical Center 400 Wabash Ave. Akron, OH 44307 330-344-1515

Cincinnati Aletha Tippett, MD P: 513-891-9991 F: 513-891-9947

Dayton Michael Choo, MD Dayton Heart Hospital P: 937-221-8555 F: 937-221-8554

Fredericktown William Elder, MD American Health Network 122 Columbus Road Fredericktown, OH 43019 740-694-1261

AnchorOKLAHOMA:
Lindsay Kamil Nemri, MD Lindsay Municipal Hospital 1305 West Cherokee Street Lindsay, OK 73052 405-756-1404 ext. 241

Oklahoma City Cheryl Strickland Allen, PT Mercy Health Center P: 405-752-3770 F: 405-936-5232

AnchorOREGON:
Coos Bay Edgar Maeyens, MD Park Avenue Dermatology 375 Park Ave., Suite 5 Coos Bay, OR 97420 541-267-7543 office@maeyens.com

Milwaukie Manny Moy, DPM Pacific Foot and Ankle Clinic P: 503-659 6686 F: 507-905 6222 cyberpod@yahoo.com

Portland Vibra Specialty Hospital 10300 NE Hancock Street Portland, OR 97220 503-257-5500

Salem Chris Kleronomos Salem Hospital Comprehensive Pain Center P: 425-318-0300 qidoctor@gmail.com

AnchorPENNSYLVANIA:
Hermitage Gene Marcelli, MD Director, Advanced Wound Recovery Center P: 724-347-0870 F: 724-347-0873

Warren Dan Gottwald, MD Orthopaedic and Reconstructive Surgery P: 814-726-1921 F: 814-726-7881

York Amber Cox, PMAC Martin Foot and Ankle 2003 East Market Street York, PA 17402 717-757-3537

York Robert C. Martin, DPM Martin Foot and Ankle 2003 East Market Street York, PA 17402 717-757-3537

AnchorRHODE ISLAND:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorSOUTH CAROLINA:
Orangeburg John Samies, MD The Regional Wound Care Center 3000 St. Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29118 803-395-2228

Spartanburg Debra Miller-Cox, MD Spartanburg Hospital P: 864-560-6486 F: 864-560-6004

AnchorSOUTH DAKOTA:
Dakota Dunes Paul Johnson, MD Midlands Clinic 705 Sioux Point Road, Suite 100 Dakota Dunes, SD 57049 605-217-5500 http://www.midlandsclinic.com

AnchorTENNESSEE:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorTEXAS:
Abilene T. Bumann Abilene Regional Medical Center P: 915-690-4662

Amarillo Bryan P. Bullard, DPM P: 806-356-8003 P:1-800-687-8015 F: 806-556-8813

Lackland AFB Maritza Gonzalez Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center Hyperbaric Medicine 2200 Bergquist Drive, Suite 1, Bldg. 4550 Lackland AFB, TX 78236 210-292-4237

AnchorUTAH:
Logan Curtis C. Pedersen, DPM Wound Care Center 1300 N. 500 E., Suite 130 Logan, UT 84341 435-716-2800

Nephi Joel Holman, MD Central Valley Medical Center 48 West 1500 North Nephi, UT 84648 435-623-3045

Nephi Mark Ovenson, MD Central Valley Medical Center 48 West 1500 North Nephi, UT 84648 435-623-3045

Nephi Michael Peterson, MD Central Valley Medical Center 48 West 1500 North Nephi, UT 84648 435-623-3045

Ogden Peter Clemens, MD Ogden Regional Woundcare Ogden UT 801-479-2244

Salt Lake City Misty Humphries, MD Division of Vascular Surgery Misty.humphries@hsc.utah.edu

Salt Lake City Sherman Johnson, MD, CWS Medical Director-Wasatch Center SanCuro Wound Care Systems National Hyperbaric Rehab Center P: 801-902-8448 F: 801-902-8498 sherman.johnson@sancuro.com

Salt Lake City William Tettelbach, MD LDS Hospital 8th Avenue & C Street Salt Lake City, UT 84143 801-408-3638

Taylorsville Sherman B. Johnson, MD 2520 West 4700 South Taylorsville, UT 84119 801-964-2008

AnchorVERMONT:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorVIRGINIA:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this state, please contact us to add your name here.

AnchorWASHINGTON:
Aberdeen Chris Chapin, RN Wound Healing Center of Grays Harbor 915 Anderson Drive Aberdeen, WA 98520 360-537-6300

Aberdeen Jessica Pierce, MD Wound Healing Center of Grays Harbor 915 Anderson Drive Aberdeen, WA 98520 P: 360-537-6300

Bellevue Greg Grabowski, DPM 11711 NE 12th Street, Suite 1B Bellevue, WA 98005 425-453-1598

Seattle Harry Pierce, MD Internal Medicine P: 206-248-4600

Spokane Greg Jones, MD Family Home Care P: 509-473-4900 F: 509-473-4953

Spokane Sharon Mendez, RN, COWN Holy Family Hospital MendezS@providence.org

AnchorWEST VIRGINIA:
Ripley Nikola Bicak, DPM Jackson Foot & Ankle Clinic 844 U. S. 33 Ripley, WV 25271 304-372-3788

AnchorWISCONSIN:
Greendale Jeffrey Niezgoda, MD P: 414-525-0490

Milwaukee Luther Kloth, PT, MS, CWS, FAPTA Department of Physical Therapy Marquette University P: 414-288-3381

AnchorWYOMING:
Casper Tamara Hawk, PT Department of Physical Therapy Wyoming Medical Center P: 307-577-2195

Casper Michael Reed, PT Wyoming Wound Care 630 East 1st Street Casper, WY 82601 307-266-4600

Sheridan Corey Jost, MD 1401 West 5th Street Sheridan, WY 82801 307-672-1161

Sheridan Barry Mangus, MD 1401 West 5th Street Sheridan, WY 82801 307-672-1161

Sheridan Sally Rojo, RN srojo@wyoming.com

Sheridan Ellen Sanders, RN, BSN, CWS, CDE, ICP Infection Control P: 307-672-3473 x 3036 ellen.sanders@med.va.gov

Sheridan VA Medical Center 1898 Fort Road Sheridan, WY 82801 307-675-3925

Anchor Maggot Therapists and Information outside of the United States:
AnchorAUSTRALIA:
Westmead Merilyn Geary, PhD Department of Medical Entomology Westmead Hospital P: +61 (2) 9845 7548 F: +61 (2) 9893 8659 merilyn.geary@health.nsw.gov.au
AnchorAUSTRIA:
Vienna Martin Grassberger, MD, PhD, University of Vienna, Faculty of Life Sciences, martin.grassberger@univie.ac.at

AnchorCANADA:
North Vancouver John Maynard, MD Lion’s Gate Hospital P: 604-331-9027 F: 604-983-6042

Ontario G.D. Harpur, MD Tobermory Hyperbaric Facility Toberhbo@netscape.net

Vancouver

Lisa Hegler, RN Burnaby Hospital, Burnaby, BC, lisa.hegler@fraserhealth.ca

AnchorCROATIA:
Split
M. Sc. Boze Kokan, curator, Natural History Museum Split
Kolombatovicevo setaliste 2
21000 Split, Croatia
Personal e-mail: boze.kokan@st.t-com.hr
AnchorECUADOR:
Guayaquil Dr. Carlos Vincent, Doctor in Medicine and Surgery, with a major in Internal Medicine
Office address: M Galecio 1208 y Av Del Ejercito, Guayaquil-Ecuador
Phones: Cell 593-0997-226405 ; Office 5934-23200936 / 5934-2280008
email: doctorlarva@yahoo.com spanish4all@yahoo.com (US-based representative)
AnchorEGYPT:
Alexandria

Tarek Tantawi, PhD Dept of Zoology Faculty of Science Alexandria University medicinalmaggots@yahoo.com

AnchorGERMANY:

No listings at this time. If you are a therapist in this country, please contact us to add your name here

AnchorIRAN:

Fars/Shiraz

Mohammadreza Hashempoor, MD

Wound clinic office : karimkhan zand av, line 43, pegah building, first floor
Tel/Fax: office +9871 32319783
Home: +9871 36249377
Mobile: +98 9173176753 (free whatsapp consult)
E mail: drhashempoor@gmail.com

Tehran

Kamran Akbarzadeh, MSPH, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Medical Entomology & Vector Control, School of Public Health
Tehran Univ. of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, P.O.Box: 14155/6446
Tel/Fax: office +98 21 88951393
Home: +98 21 44718731
Mobile: +98 9194802507

Azam Malekian
Master’s Student working with Kamran Akbarzadeh (see above) to operate an MDT Clinic in Tehran.
azammalekiean@yahoo.com

Abbas Mirabzadeh, PhD Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology (Retired), Mirabzadeh33@yahoo.com, http://www.mtii.ir
AnchorISRAEL:
Jerusalem

Kosta Mumcuoglu, PhD, Parasitology Unit, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The Kuvin Center for the Study of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, P.O.Box 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel. Tel.: +972 2 675-8093; Fax.: +972 2 675-8525; Email: kostasm@ekmd.huji.ac.il, Website
AnchorJAPAN:
Nara Tadasu Okada, MD Mami Dermatology Clinic P: 0745-77-9997 F: 0745-77-9997 tokada@nara.med.or.jp

Okayama Hideya Mitsui, MD Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry Dept of Cardiovascular Surgery (Vascular) P: 086-235-7359 F: 086-235-7431 mitui@md.okayama-u.ac.jp

Tokyo Masaaki Miyamoto, MD, FACS Director, Associate Professor Department of Regenerative Medicine Nippon Medical School P: 3-5802-8168 F: 3-5685-0987 miyamoto-m@nms.ac.jp

AnchorKOREA:
Seoul Ted Kim Medilarvatech Co. Ltd. Korea P: 82-02-576-6340 F: 82-02-579-5278 tedkim77@empal.com

AnchorMALAYSIA:
Bt Caves, Selangor Mohd Fairuz Muhamad Akir Medical Biotherapy Sdn Bhd T: +60361891042, +60361886042 F: +60361891043 medbiotherapy@gmail.com www.sterilarvae.com

AnchorMEXICO:
Mexico City Jose Contreras Ruiz, MD contruiz@gmail.com jcont93@hotmail.com

AnchorPHILIPPINES:
Makati City Ernesto Villavert Medical Towers Makati P: 8133326 C: 09183347648 evillavert@yahoo.com

AnchorPUERTO RICO:

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AnchorSAUDI ARABIA:

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AnchorSINGAPORE:

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AnchorSLOVAKIA:

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AnchorSLOVENIA:

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AnchorUNITED KINGDOM:
Bucks

John Church, MD P: + 44-1628-522668 jctchurch@doctors.org.uk

If you are a health care professional and would like to be added to this list, please contact us by e-mail, fax, or phone. Inclusion in this listing does not imply endorsement.

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