Our Staff

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience:

Dr.George Costaras


  • Kent State University  (formerly Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine) , Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.)
  • Heidelberg University, B.S. (Majors in Biology & Chemistry)


  • Podiatric Medicine and Surgery since 1981
  • President and Owner of Elyria Foot Clinic. Inc.
  • President and Medical Director of North Coast Surgery Center, LLC.

Board Certifications:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery; Certified in Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine

Professional Affiliations:

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine
  • Member, American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Member, Ohio Foot and Ankle Medical Association
  • Member and Past President North Central Academy of Podiatric Medicine

Hospital Staff and Surgery Center Affiliations:

  • University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center (formerly EMH Regional Medical Center); Elyria, Ohio
  • University Hospitals St.John Medical Center; Westlake, Ohio
  • Fairview Hospital; Cleveland, Ohio
  • North Coast Surgery Center; Elyria, Ohio

Specialized Training:

  • Diversified Clinical Services, Introduction to Problem Wound Management and Hyperbaric Medicine
  • Graham International Implant Institute Subtalar Arthroeresis Training
  • Cutaneous CO2 Laser Surgery
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy and Endoscopic Decompression of Intermetatarsal Neuroma
  • Certified, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Civic Organizations:

Elyria Sunrise Rotary Club

  • Charter Member 1996
  • Club Chair of Rotary Youth Exchange Program
  • Club President 2012-13.
  • District Chair Rotary Youth Exchange Program; Rotary District 6600

Contact Us Today

Our Location

1170 E Broad St | Elyria, OH 44035

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-3:00 pm