Dr. George R. Vito is a graduate of the Iowa College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. After receiving his medical degree, he completed a three-year postgraduate residency training program in medicine and reconstructive surgery of the foot, ankle, and leg at Northlake Regional Medical Center in Tucker,. He is actively involved in continuing education programs and is the author of numerous articles and chapters in professional journals and textbooks both in the United States and abroad.