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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.1203

Title: Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of podiatric medicine, involving the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and injuries to the foot and lower extremities. Includes instruction in the basic medical sciences, anatomy of the lower extremity, functional orthopedics, foot biomechanics, podiatric radiology, dermatology, podiatric surgery, podopediatrics, sports medicine, physical diagnosis, emergency medicine and traumatology, practice management, and professional standards and ethics.

Action: Moved from 51.2101 to 51.1203

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.2101 Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry. Moved to 51.1203 Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM)]