Dr. Harold Cesar is a physician who practices with integrity and holds the respect of his colleagues and his patients. After graduating from Florida State University, he obtained his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine at Des Moines University – College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa. He completed one of the top residency programs in the country at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas.
During his training he served as a Chief Surgical Resident of the Foot & Ankle Division in the department of Orthopedics. Dr. Cesar received comprehensive training in foot and ankle electives, reconstructive, trauma, and diabetic limb salvage. He has also received extensive training in flat foot, cavus foot, and Diabetic Charcot foot deformities as well as arthroscopic foot and ankle techniques. While training at John Peter Smith Hospital, Dr. Cesar logged over 1,200 surgical procedures/cases.
Dr. Cesar is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA), the Florida Podiatric Medical Association (FPMA), and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS).
Dr. Cesar is on staff at St. Vincent Hospital Riverside, Southside, and Clay. Baptist Medical Center Downtown and Baptist South. He performs surgeries at all the hospitals listed above and at Jacksonville Surgery Center, Parkside Surgery Center, and Orange Park Surgery Center.
Dr. Cesar is currently serving as the Chief Section Chair of Podiatry at St. Vincent Medical Center in Riverside. In his spare time, Dr. Cesar enjoys cooking, running, golfing and most importantly spending time with his family.