Victor F. McNamara, DPM

Dr. McNamaraDr. Victor McNamara, DPM is a native of Central Florida. He attended St. Margaret Mary Elementary school and Bishop Moore High School. He earned his Eagle Scout award from Troop 62 in Winter Park. After high school, Dr. McNamara became one of the first EMTs in Orlando and worked for Herndon Ambulance Company. In pursuit of a career in medicine, he enlisted in the US Navy and became a shipboard hospital corpsman prior to attending college. He served as a reservist with Hospital, Coastal Warfare and Marine Corp Commands throughout his undergraduate and medical school training.


  • Podiatric surgical residency
  • Universal Medical Center
  • Plantation, Florida
  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Cleveland, Ohio
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree
  • University of Florida
  • Gainesville, Florida
  • Major: Chemistry
  • Santa Fe Community College
  • Gainesville, Florida
  • A.A. degree


  • Private practice in podiatric medicine, surgery and sports medicine
  • Central Florida Foot and Ankle Specialists, PA
  • Orlando, Florida
  • Private practice in podiatric medicine, surgery and sports medicine
  • Founder and managing partner, Florida Foot & Ankle Group, PA
  • Orlando, Florida
  • Staff podiatric physician
  • Lake Health Care Center, Inc.
  • Eustis, Florida
  • Co-medical director
  • Federal-approved rehabilitation facility
  • Lake County, Florida


  • National Hansen’s Disease Center, wound care
  • Carville, Louisiana
  • Lindell Hospital, surgery
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • Richmond Heights Hospital, internal medicine
  • Cleveland, Ohio

Hospital Appointments

  • Florida Hospital Health Systems
  • Orlando, Florida
  • Orlando Regional Health Systems
  • Orlando, Florida


  • Staff podiatric physician
  • Southern Ballet Theatre
  • Previous associate professor, anatomy and physiology
  • Valencia Community College
  • Orlando, Florida


Florida Podiatric Medical License #PO-0001882, active

Professional Certification

  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • Board certified, foot surgery
  • Diplomate, American Academy of Wound Management
  • Board certified, wound care

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Fellow, College of Certified Wound Specialists
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Florida Podiatric Medical Association


  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Use of oral terbinafine (Lamisil) therapy
  • “Use of Orthosorb Absorbable Pin Fixation in Foot Surgery”
  • Barry University, School of Podiatric Medicine
  • “Computerized Gait Analysis in Biomechanical Diagnosis”
  • Orlando Runner’s Club, Ocala Runner’s Club, Central Florida
  • Chiropractic Association
  • Biomechanics and Deformities of the Foot
  • Central Florida Therapeutic Massage Association

Research Positions

  • Research of oral terbinafine, pre-release FDA trial
  • Papers published and lectures given for Johnson & Johnson on surgical use of Orthosorb absorbable pins in foot surgery
  • Research paper submitted for publication: “A Review of the Literature on Antibiotic Impregnated Polymethylmethacrylate Bead Implantation in Osteomyelitis”
  • Research the need for knee stabilization devices in conjunction with torsion cables and their development into an integrated unit
  • Research assistant
  • Vascular Laboratory, Veterans Administration Medical Center
  • Gainesville, Florida


  • WCPX Channel 6 news
  • Topic: Apligraf, skin graft replacement
  • Rebecca Randall show
  • Topic: lower-extremity sports medicine
  • WCPX Channel 6 news
  • Topic: computerized gait analysis
  • WFTV Channel 9 news
  • Topic: computerized gait analysis
  • Medical show, Telemundo 7
  • Topic: sports medicine
  • Florida hospital waterman, lake county YMCA
  • Topic: function and pathology of the lower extremity
  • Medical call-in shows – WDBO, WBLE 790
  • Race physician
  • Citrus Bowl half-marathon, Red Lobster 10K, other Track Shack events