Gregory T. Amarantos, DPM, FACFAS

Dr. Amarantos

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Gregory T. Amarantos, DPM, FACFAS

Chicago Podiatrist

I am constantly striving to be a better and more compassionate physician. I like to get to know my patients and want them to know their good health is my primary concern. I enjoy sports and am able to put myself in the position of a competitive, as well as weekend athlete. I enjoy reading, exercising and time spent with my wife and children. — Dr. Gregory Amarantos

Dr. Amarantos has been in private practice since 1983. He has an extensive background in reconstructive surgery.

Present Appointments

  • Director, Podiatric Surgical Residency Program, Swedish Covenant Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2013-present
  • Lake Forest Hospital
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem (Evanston/Glennbrook)
  • Foot and Ankle Surgical Center
  • Clinical Professor, Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Chairman, Section of Podiatry, Swedish Covenant Hospital
  • Director, Podiatric Surgical Residency Program, Thorek Memorial Hospital, Chicago IL, 2008-2009

Awards/Distinctions/Credentials

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • Past President, Zone One, Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
  • Past President, Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
  • Past President, Fund for Podiatric Medical Education

Education & Training

  • Undergraduate: Loyola University, Chicago, IL – BS – Biology
  • Medical School: William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL – DPM
  • Residency: Thorek Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Graduate School: University of Illinois, School of Public Health, Chicago, IL

More on Dr. Amarantos

  • First Podiatrist on the staff of Swedish Covenant Hospital
  • Past President of the Fund for Podiatric Medical Education
  • Section Head of Podiatry at Swedish Covenant Hospital
  • Former Board Member of the Podiatric Political Action Committee
  • Named Top 100 Most Influential Podiatrists in the Country by Podiatry Management Magazine, along with Dr. Weil, Jr. and Dr. Weil Sr.