Edward Bustamante, DPM, FACFAS, specializes in foot and ankle care and brings extensive experience and training to his practice alongside the latest innovations. Dr. Bustamante works tirelessly to help his Miami area patients navigate their lives without pain or limitations, which is why he’s one of the top referral doctors in the area.
Dr. Bustamante began his medical career at Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami where he earned his medical degree in 1997. From there, he went on to complete his podiatric surgical residency at Palmetto General Hospital in Hialeah, Florida, where he was chief resident in 2000. During this time, Dr. Bustamante also completed a Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship at the world-renowned Hadassah University Medical Center in Jerusalem, Israel, in 1999.
In 2004, Dr. Bustamante was certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He successfully completed recertification in 2014.
Dr. Bustamante holds hospital privileges at South Miami Hospital, Baptist Hospital, Larkin Community Hospital, and Westchester General Hospital.
When he is not treating patients, Dr. Bustamante is active in the education and training of the new generation of podiatric physicians and surgeons at Westchester General Hospital, where he is a faculty member of the podiatric medicine and surgery residency program.
Dr. Bustamante has received recognition for his participation in humanitarian work through the Yucatan Crippled Children's Project in Merida, Mexico.
Outside of his work, Dr. Bustamante is a photography enthusiast. He recently had samples of his work exhibited at the “Works of the Heart” show at South Miami Hospital. He also enjoys spending time with his family and traveling the world.
"Dr. Bustamante and his staff are the true definition of consummate professionals."
"Dr. Bustamante is best doctor here Miami . I’m so thankful for everything he does for me when it comes to my care."
"Dr. Bustamante and his staff are fantastic! He's is very kind with an excellent bedside manner."