Tim DutraAssistant Professor DPM
Programs and Courses Taught
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
PM 771, 772, 773, 794
I am a native of the Bay Area, I have always participated in a variety of sports; I enjoy exercise and recreational sports. I have over 20 years of coaching experience in youth sports (soccer, basketball, and baseball), as well as high school boys and girls tennis. I serve as podiatric consultant for intercollegiate athletics for University of California at Berkeley, and also was former podiatric consultant for the Golden State Warriors Basketball Team. I have always been very active in my local community as well as professional organizations.
My educational background is in Kinesiology and Sports Medicine and I am a former collegiate athletic trainer. I did a AAPSM fellowship in Podiatric Sports Medicine after completing my podiatric residency program in Long Beach, CA.
I am a fellow of the following organizations:
Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
American College of Sports Medicine
American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine
American Professional Wound Care Association
National Academies of Practice, Podiatric Medicine Academy
Biomechanics, Sports Medicine, Exercise, Diabetic Wound Care
Sports Medicine & Biomechanics; injury prevention and treatment; motion analysis; diabetic wound care; exercise prescription; athletic footwear
The Use of PriMatrix, a Fetal Bovine Acellular Dermal Matrix, in Healing Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers: A Prospective Multicenter Study, Advances in Skin & Wound Care, the International Journal for Prevention and Healing, Volume 27, Number 8, August 2014, co-author
A Clinical Trial of Integra Template for Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment, Wound Repair and Regeneration, 2015, co-author
Contributing author to: Athletic Footwear & Orthotics in Sports Medicine, 2nd Edition, M. Werd, E. L. Knight, and P. Langer, Editors, Springer Publication, 2017
Contributing author to: Watkins’ Manual of Foot and Ankle Medicine and Surgery, 4th Edition, L. Watkins, Wolters Kluwer Publication, 2017
Numerous sports medicine and biomechanics articles in podiatric magazines (Podiatry Today, Podiatry Management)
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
Membership in Professional Organizations:
American Podiatric Medical Association
California Podiatric Medical Association (Delegate)
Alameda- Contra Costa Podiatric Medical Association (Past President)
American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine (Past President/Fellow)
American College of Sports Medicine (Fellow)
American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine (Fellow)
American Professional Wound Care Association (Fellow)
National Academies of Practice (Fellow)
Association for Advancement of Wound Care
Joint Commission on Sports Medicine &
Science (Board of Directors, two four year terms)
Clinical Director: Special Olympics of Northern California Healthy Athletes Program;
Podiatric Consultant, Intercollegiate Athletics, University of California;
Castro Valley Youth Sports Organizations: soccer, basketball, baseball leagues as coach and board of directors;
Tennis Coach: Castro Valley High School boys and girls teams;
Preceptor for Field Study Interns, UC Berkeley;
Podiatry Medical Mission Lead Podiatric Medical Attending, CSPM to the border, San Ysidro, CA.
I also served as President for various organizations such as San Leandro Kiwanis Club, San Leandro Chamber of Commerce, Fairmont Hospital Foundation; as well as many community organizational boards.
Honors & Awards
2016 Humanitarian of the Year, California Podiatric Medical Association for work with the Special Olympics Healthy Athlete Program
2014 Gary Bianchi, DPM Award by the Alumni & Associates of the California School of Podiatric Medicine for outstanding dedication to CSPM, its students, graduates and friends.
2014 Dr. Milton Wolfson Memorial Scholar of the Year Award for outstanding contributions to primary care podiatric medicine.
Distinguished Practitioner, National Academies of Practice, Podiatric Medicine Academy, Inducted 2012
Robert Barnes, DPM Memorial /American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine Distinguished Service Award, 2011
Podiatry Management V.I.P. Award: Podiatry Management America’s Most Influential Podiatrists, Best of 2001-2006
Podiatry Management V.I.P. Award: Podiatry Management America’s Most Influential Podiatrists, Best of 2007-2012
Podiatry Management V.I.P. Award: Podiatry Management America’s
Most Influential Podiatrists, Best of 2013-2017