Meet Dr. Bruce G. Blank, Martins Ferry, St. Clairsville, OH  & Wheeling, WV, Podiatrist, Board Certified Podiatric Physician & Surgeon


Bruce G. Blank, DPM

Undergraduate Education:

  • Bethany College Bethany, West Virginia Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1980

Graduate School:

  • Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio Course of Study-Anatomy, 1981-1982

Medical School:

  • Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine Cleveland, Ohio Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, 1983-1987


  • Lakeside Hospital Kansas City, Missouri Foot and Ankle Surgery, 1987-1989

Board Certification:

  • Board certified in Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery, American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Board certified in Podiatric Orthopedics, American Board of Podiatric Medicine 
  • Board certified in Foot and Ankle Surgery  

Medical Licenses:

  • Ohio 1989
  • West Virginia 1989
  • Kansas 1987 (inactive)
  • Missouri 1987 (inactive)

Current Position:

  • President, Achilles Foot & Ankle Surgery, P.C. Martins Ferry, Ohio, St. Clairsville, Ohio, Wheeling, West Virginia

Hospital Privileges:

  • East Ohio Regional Hospital Martins Ferry, Ohio
  • Ohio Valley Medical Center Wheeling, West Virginia
  • Wheeling Hospital Wheeling, West Virginia


  • Former Faculty, Forum Health Western Reserve Care System Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program
  • Podiatry Subsection Chairman of the Department of Orthopedics Ohio Valley Medical Center, 1994-2003

Professional Memberships:

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Ohio Foot and Ankle Medical Association (Formerly, OPMA) Eastern Academy, Ohio Foot and Ankle MedicalAssociation
  • Past President, Ohio Foot And Ankle Medical Association
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Medicine
  • Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons Fellow, American College of Podopediatrics (through 2014)
  • Fellow, American Professional Wound Care Association American Diabetes Association, Professional Section (through 2014)
  • Past Private Insurance Advisory Committee Representative from Ohio to the American Podiatric Medical Association

  • Member, Private Insurance Subcommittee of Health Policy and Practice Committee of the American Podiatric Medical Association



Our Staff

  • Friendly, accommodating staff
  • Prompt scheduling, same day appointments available
  • Well trained podiatric medical assistants
  • Fully computerized and electronic insurance claim submission for patient convenience