Dr. Joseph Carbone
Joseph Carbone, a clinical director with Fit Feet, was one of six health care professionals to receive the 2012 Leadership Award for Exemplary Healthcare Services from the Golisano Foundation during its annual luncheon October 18.
Dr. Carbone is a Podiatrist in private practice with Rochester Foot Care Associates, a practice he joined in 1984. He has volunteered his time with Healthy Athletes for three years at local and statewide Special Olympic events, screening athletes for foot problems such as improper shoe fit and gait problems. In his private practice he has been a pioneer, caring for many patients with intellectual disabilities.
The Golisano Foundation awards are given annually to health care professionals in New York, USA who have demonstrated extraordinary efforts to improve healthcare and access to care for people with intellectual disabilities.
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