Dr. Aleisha Allen - Townsen Clinics


Dr. Aleisha Allen, MD

About Dr. Aleisha Allen

Scope of Expertise

  • Bunions
  • Ankle Sprains
  • Ulcers
  • Warts
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Fracture treatment
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Children Foot Problems
  • Heel Pain Relief
  • Achilles Tendon Issues & Tendon Pathology
  • Gout Treatment
  • Orthotics & Biomechanics
  • Neuroma Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

Dr. Allen was born and raised in The Rose Capital of the World, Tyler, TX. After graduation from Bishop Thomas K. Gorman Catholic High School, Dr. Allen attended The University of New Hampshire, where she competed in track and field, and earned her B.S. degree in general biology. Dr. Allen obtained her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, IL and served as Vice President for 3 years on the Student National Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Allen completed her three year podiatric surgical residency training with reconstructive rearfoot/ankle certification at Northwest Medical Center in Margate, FL.



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Professional: Dr. William M. School College of Podiatric Medicine North Chicago, IL, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, June 04, 2010

Undergraduate: University of New Hampshire Durham, NH, Bachelor of Science, May 2006, Major: Biology, Minor: Health Management Policy

Doctorate: Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, served as Vice President for 3 years on the Student National Podiatric Medical Association Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (2009-2013) Samuel Merritt University Oakland, CA Class President, served 4 consecutive terms from 2009 until graduation

Internship & Residency:

  • Northwest Medical Center margate, FL
  • Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency/Reconstructive and Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Certification 2010, 2013
  • Chief Resident 2012, 2013
  • Clerkship Coordinator 2012, 2013

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Memorial Herman Memorial City Medical Center, Houston, TX
  • University General Health Center, Houston, TX

Academic Positions: Attending Podiatric Surgeon University General Health Center Podiatric Surgery Residency Training Program, Houston, TX

Certifications and Licensure:

  • Proposed Algorithm for the Utilization of Xenograft in Conjunction with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Negative Pressure Wound Therapy to Promote Granulation Tissue in Preparation for a STSG After Ray Resection with Insufficient Soft Tissue Coverage, Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine. 2011 2(3) 18-21
  • Use of Oasis Wound Matrix in the Treatment of a Hematoma Induced Leg Wound care & Hyperbaric Medicine. 2010 1(4)

Honors, Awards, Certificates:

  • Board Qualified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle by American Board of Podiatric Surgery – 2013
  • National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part III 2011
  • National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part II – 2010
  • National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners Part I 2008
  • Geppner Turnbow Scholar 2007-2008
  • Vice President of The Student National Podiatric Medical Assn 2007-2008

Professional Organizations:

  • Texas Podiatric Medical Association, 2015 – present
  • American Podiatric Medical Association, 2006 – present
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, 2006 – present
  • Florida Podiatric Medical Association, 2010 – present
  • South Florida SALSAL chapter, 2011

Professional Development:

  • TPMA Annual Conference and Business Meeting – 2015
  • Annual Scientific Conference presented by ACFAS – 2013
  • International Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Symposium presented by AAOS and AOFAS – 2012
  • Barry University Contemporary Concepts in Foot and Ankle Surgery – 2012
  • Toes in the Sand Conference 2011; 2012 Midwest Podiatry Conference 2008
  • Lower Extremity Symposium 2007