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Nashville, Tenn. (July 1, 2020)Christopher Reeves, DPM, FACFAS has been named medical director of the surgical division at Upperline Health. Dr. Reeves currently serves as a physician and surgeon at Orlando Foot & Ankle Clinic, an Upperline Health company serving patients throughout central Florida.

“Dr. Reeves brings unparalleled leadership and surgical expertise to the Upperline Health team,” said Michael King, DPM, Chief Medical Officer at Upperline Health. “We are excited to work together to expand our surgical services across the country with Dr. Reeves leading our surgical program.”

About Christopher Reeves, DPM, FACFAS

Dr. Reeves specializes in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery and total ankle replacements. He is the immediate past president of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is a research director at Advent Health Hospital System and faculty of the Advent Health East Surgical Residency. Dr. Reeves is a Diplomate with the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and is board certified in both foot surgery and reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery.

“I am both excited and privileged to have the opportunity to serve as the medical director of the surgical division at Upperline Health,” said Reeves. “Having served in multiple leadership roles, I feel prepared for the challenge and look forward to working with our team to create the ‘go-to place’ for lower extremity surgical and medical care.” Learn More


About Upperline Health

Upperline Health provides the highest quality integrated extremity care to more patients in need through a skilled and compassionate team. Upperline Health is building out a network of the top physicians and practices across the country while partnering with health plans and community providers to deliver care in a consistent and high-quality manner.

Nashville, Tenn. (May 28, 2020) — Amber Shane, DPM, FACFAS and Joseph Conte, DPM, FACFAS have been appointed by Upperline Health to serve as medical directors for the company’s Florida division. Drs. Shane and Conte currently serve as physicians and surgeons at Orlando Foot & Ankle Clinic, an Upperline Health company serving podiatric patients throughout central Florida.

“We are very pleased to be adding Drs. Shane and Conte as medical directors for Upperline Health Florida,” said Michael King, DPM, Chief Medical Officer at Upperline Health. “Their leadership skills and expertise in the field of podiatric medicine are among the best in the industry."

About Amber Shane, DPM, FACFAS

Dr. Shane received her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) from Barry University in Miami, Florida. She then completed a three-year surgical residency in reconstructive foot, ankle and lower leg surgery at the Florida Hospital East Orlando. She is a Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery® and is board certified in reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery.

Having been a medical director with Orlando Foot and Ankle in the past as well as chair of our department, I am very excited to be a leader within our new entity, Upperline Health,” said Shane. “The vision of Upperline is positive for both physicians and patients and mirrors the goals of Orlando Foot and Ankle Clinic. Moving forward, our merger will only enhance patient care further.” Learn More

About Joseph Conte, DPM, FACFAS

Dr. Conte received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) from Barry University in Miami, Florida. He completed his residency training at Florida Hospital East Orlando. He is a Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery® and is board certified in reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery and in wound care.

"It is an honor to be appointed to the role of medical director at Upperline Health Florida,” said Conte. “In twelve years of practice, the last six at Orlando Foot and Ankle Clinic, I have had the opportunity to serve in leadership roles in my medical practice, local hospital system and professional associations.

“I am eager to take the next step with Upperline Health in this appointment and look forward to helping guide our patients and this practice through these current medically-challenging times into a healthy tomorrow."

About Upperline Health

Upperline Health provides the highest quality care to more patients in need through a skilled and compassionate team. Upperline Health is building out a network of the top physicians and practices across the country while partnering with health plans and community providers to deliver integrated extremity care in a consistent and high-quality manner.

Updated: Jan 30

Dr. Frank Kase Added to Upperline’s Group of Medical Advisors

Nashville, Tenn. (Jan. 29, 2020) Upperline Health, leader in lower-extremity care, has partnered with Burbank Podiatry Associates Group to extend its capabilities into the Southern California market. Upperline Health has also added Frank Kase, DPM, FACFAS, to its group of medical advisors.


“It is so exciting to add Dr. Frank Kase, one of the most influential DPMs in America to our platform,” said Michael King, DPM, Chief Medical Officer at Upperline Health. “Frank offers not only the best of the best of clinical skills, but a wealth of experience and respect in the California podiatric medical landscape."


Dr. Frank Kase is the founding partner of Burbank Podiatry Associates Group. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery as well as the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is the Fellowship Director of Specialty Surgery Center of Encino, a past president of the California Podiatric Medical Association and chairman of Health Policy Committee of the California Podiatric Medical Association for more than 20 years. His business partner, Dr. Oliver Wang, is a prominent foot and ankle reconstructive surgeon and is the key attending physician of UCLA’s Olive View Medical Center where he teaches and trains residents and students.


“Our partnership with Upperline Health will help us in our goal of providing the highest quality foot and ankle care to patients in need,” said Dr. Kase. “Providing value-based care will allow us to impact the overall health and wellness of Burbank and our surrounding communities.”


Upperline Health provides the highest quality care to more patients in need through a skilled and compassionate team. Upperline Health is building out a network of the top physicians and practices across the country while partnering with health plans and community providers to deliver comprehensive lower extremity care in a consistent and high-quality manner.


Burbank Podiatry Associates Group is a podiatric practice located in Burbank, CA. Burbank Podiatry Associates Group is dedicated to offering high-quality foot and ankle care to every patient in need. Learn More

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