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Frederick Podiatrist | Frederick Meet the Doctors | MD | Atlantic Foot & Ankle Specialists |

Atlantic Foot & Ankle Specialists
Frederick: (301) 694-8880

Gettysburg: (717) 334-1825
Brunswick: (301) 834-9339
Hagerstown: (301) 790-2270

Meet the Doctors

All our physicians have extensive training and experience in the treatment of foot and ankle disorders. We continue to pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in podiatry.

Doctor Biographies

DrScottHenry.jpgScott M. Henry, D.P.M.

Dr.Scott M. Henry is a native of Frederick, Maryland. After graduating from Middletown High School, he received highly specialized training which required over 10 years to complete. After only three years of undergraduate studies at Towson University, he was granted early acceptance into Podiatric Medical School in Miami, Florida. After his Podiatric Surgical Residency, he completed a fellowship in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery at the University of Maryland Medical Center/ Shock Trauma in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Henry has experience treating patients from less than one year of age to over 100 years old. Dr. Henry has been the team podiatrist for Middletown High School football and soccer for 14 years. Dr. Henry is a board certified podiatrist and a diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Henry has performed thousands of foot and ankle surgeries in his career. When experience counts, you can count on him.

dr_mcCormack.jpgNicole S. McCormack, D.P.M.

Dr. Nicole S. McCormack is originally from New York City. After completing high school, she attended the City University of New York, where she obtained degrees in Psychology and Premedicine.

Dr. McCormack attended the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Her clinical training was advanced as she completed formal training in a three-year Podiatric Medicine and Surgery program in Hartford, Connecticut.

For the past three years, her training has enabled her to focus on various foot and ankle pathologies, congenital and acquired pediatric foot disorders, and diabetic wound care. Dr. McCormack has performed numerous elective, traumatic, and limb salvage procedures. She has completed rotations in such areas as- general, vascular, and plastic surgery.

Dr. McCormack is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, as well as, the State Board of Podiatry in both Maryland and Pennsylvania. She is also a board certified Wound Care Specialist, and is committed to the use of new and innovative products for wound and ulcer management.

Dr. McCormack is excited to be apart of Atlantic Foot and Ankle Specialists and is eager to resource her energy, professionalism, and dedication to patient care.

2Dr_Dupont.pngDr. Cara L. Dawes

Dr. Cara L. Dawes grew up in Long Island, New York.  She graduated from Georgia State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, concentration in Chemistry.  She worked as a technician in a doctor's office in Atlanta before pursuing her career in medicine.  In 2010, she relocated to Philadelphia to study at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Dawes completed her Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency in 2017, along with an added credential in Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery.  She served as Chief Resident for her residency program at Chestnut Hill Hospital in Philadelphia.

Throughout the course of her education, Dr. Dawes demonstrated an interest in dermatological conditions of the foot and ankle.  She was featured as co-author of a chapter in a newly released textbook about toenail fungus, Onychomycosis: An Illustrated Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment.

Dr. Dawes believes greatly in the importance of education. She gives informative lectures in her local community on the importance of diabetic foot care and other podiatric issues. She also enjoys educating the next generation of podiatric physicians as a recurring guest lecturer at her Alma Mater TUSPM.

Dr. Dawes is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS).

Dr. Cara Dawes is excited to join the roster of incredible doctors at Atlantic Foot and Ankle Specialists, and excited to call Frederick her new home.

Frederick Podiatrist Atlantic Foot & Ankle Specialists is a poidiatry office providing Meet the Doctors, orthopedic, pain, diabetes, bunions and much more in Frederick, MD. We also do Achilles Tendonitis, Athlete's Foot, Bunions, Calluses, Diabetic Foot Care, Flat Feet, Hammertoes, Heel Pain / Plantar Fasciitis, Infections, Ingrown Toenails, Neuroma, Nail Fungus, Arthritis, Pediatric Foot Care, Plantar Warts, Plantar Fasciitis, Running Injuries, Sprains/Strains, Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Toe Deformities and all work related in the 21701 area and surrounding areas in Frederick