Please, Meet Our Surgeons!

Dr. Sydnor and Dr. Mawusi graduated from Temple University School of Podiatry in Philadelphia and afterwards completed surgical residencies.

They have staff privileges at Sentara CarePlexSentara Port WarwickMary Immaculate HospitalMary Immaculate Ambulatory Surgery Center, and Riverside Regional Medical Center

 
 

Calvin Kibwe Sydnor, IV, DPM, FACFAS

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Co-founder of Ambulatory Foot & Ankle Center, P.C., Dr. Sydnor has been practicing since 1991. He is Board-Certified in foot and reconstructive rear foot and ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric and Ankle Surgeons, a diplomat in the American Professional Wound Care Association, and he is a member of the Virginia Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Sydnor specializes in Charcot reconstructive foot surgery and treating patients with heel pain. He served four years of active duty as Chief Podiatrist at an Army hospital. Dr. Sydnor is an avid pilot in his spare time.


 

Earnest P.S. Mawusi, DPM, FACFAS

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Co-founder of Ambulatory Foot & Ankle Center, P.C., Dr. Mawusi has been practicing since 1994. He is certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. A member of both the American Podiatric Medical Association and Virginia Podiatric Medical Association. He has been a guest lecturer for many groups on topics to include the diabetic foot and total joint replacement in the foot. Dr. Mawusi is an Attending and instructs podiatry residents in foot surgery at the McGuire Richmond Veteran's Affairs Hospital. Dr. Mawusi performs generalized podiatric foot surgery and specializes in arthritic joint replacement and flat foot reconstruction. In his spare time he enjoys boating and relaxing on the beach.

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Joseph V. Bava, DPM, FACFAS, RPh

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Pharmacist

Dr. Joseph Bava graduated from the University of Rhode Island, College of Pharmacy with a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy. He practiced as a Registered Pharmacist before receiving his medical degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1993. Dr. Bava completed his internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey and went on to complete his surgical training at the University of Pennsylvania, Graduate Hospital in Philadelphia. He is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons and is a Fellow of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, also an active member of both the American Podiatric Medical Association and Virginia Podiatric Medical Association. He has been practicing in Virginia since 1998, and has been involved in training Medical and Podiatric Residents attending the Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Bava has extensive surgical experience in Foot and Ankle procedures and is interested in all facets of Podiatric care. He enjoys spending time with his wife, three children and being involved at church. He welcomes all new patients.