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Dr. MacGill was born and raised in Tampa and has spent most of his life in the great state of Florida. He attended the University of Florida where he majored in Pre Medical studies and minored in Sociology, earning his Bachelor of Science degree cum laude.
He then traveled to Chicago, Illinois. on scholarship to attend the William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. MacGill graduated in the top 10 percentile of his class and was matched with his first choice for residency at Florida Hospital in Orlando, Florida, focusing on reconstructive and trauma surgery of the foot and ankle. During his tenure in residency, Dr. MacGill completed numerous surgical training courses with an emphasis on internal and external fixation techniques, diabetic limb salvage and reconstructive adult and pediatric foot and ankle surgery. He published articles in Podiatry Today and the Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, presented numerous poster abstracts at national surgical conferences and gave award-winning case presentations at state scientific meetings.
In 2007, he was selected for a prestigious AO International Trauma Fellowship with Sigvard Hansen, Jr., MD, Chairman Emeritus-Orthopedics at the University of Washington’s School of Medicine and the Director of the Foot and Ankle Institute at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Hansen is recognized by many as the father of modern traumatology and a pioneer in foot and ankle surgical techniques. Dr. MacGill completed the fellowship in the spring of 2009, gaining additional training in complex Charcot foot and ankle reconstruction as well as total ankle replacement procedures.
Dr. MacGill is board certified by The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in foot surgery as well as reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and has volunteered on their Consumer Education Committee for many years in addition to serving as the Secretary/Treasurer for the ACFAS Florida division. He is also a member in good standing with the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Florida Podiatric Medical Association and is an officer in the Palm Beach County Podiatric Medical Association.
He is one of a handful of specialists in Palm Beach and Broward counties currently performing total ankle replacement with preoperative CT-guided navigation and custom cutting guides, a technological advancement that improves implant placement and longevity.
Recognizing the importance of education and surgical training, Dr. MacGill serves as the Assistant Residency Director and the Research Director for the Bethesda Health Podiatric Medicine and Surgery residency program. He is also a member of the Bethesda Health Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Care team, treating patients weekly for problematic lower extremity wounds.
In his spare time Dr. MacGill enjoys golf, softball, cycling and spending time with his wife and two children.