Thomas Fitzgerald, DPM grew up in Southern California and obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Upon graduation he ventured to New York City where he attended the New York College of Podiatric Medicine graduating with a degree of Doctor of Podiatric Medicine. Following his graduation he trained in a residency program in the Department of Orthopedics at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine.
He met his wife, Donna Yock DMD at the University California Santa Barbara. She received her Dental Degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry, Rutgers University, New Jersey.
Upon completion of their training they both returned to California and set up practice in Rohnert Park, California.
Dr. Fitzgerald has been active in the community participating in the active 20/30 club of Rohnert Park as well as the local Redwood empire division of the California Podiatric Medical Association. He has served as president of both organizations.
He is on staff at both Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa and Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.
In 1995 after submitting surgical cases for review and passing both an oral and written test he was certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
He is also a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association as well as the California Podiatric Medical Association. He has served as department chairman for both Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa as well as Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital numerous times.
He currently serves as a member of the Department of Continuing Medical Education at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.
He has been in practice in both Rohnert Park and Santa Rosa for 31 years.
Dr. Fitzgerald and his wife Dr. Yock have a daughter Kelly, who is studying engineering.