About Dr. Massa

Eric Massa, DPM, is a board-certified foot and ankle surgeon at Ankle & Foot Associates, LLC, at their Tifton, Moultrie, and Sylvester, Georgia, locations. Originally from Southern Illinois, he’s proud to call Tifton his home.

Dr. Massa received his undergraduate degree from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois, before attending Independence, Ohio’s Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, where he graduated with honors.

He later went on to complete a three-year surgical residency at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, earning the title of chief resident. At the end of his training, Dr. Massa became the first podiatrist in Columbus to complete an orthopedic foot and ankle fellowship.

Before joining Ankle & Foot Associates, LLC, Dr. Massa was in private practice in Columbus. He’s performed thousands of foot and ankle surgeries and was active in podiatric resident training. During his time at Grant Medical Center, Dr. Massa served as an assistant residency director.

Additionally, Dr. Massa was the past president of the American Podiatric Medical Association Central Academy. He is heavily involved in podiatric research, presenting at both state and local levels, and his research has been published in highly regarded podiatric and orthopedic journals.

Dr. Massa has had specialized training in peripheral nerve surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, a member of the American Association of Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Surgeons, a member of the American Diabetes Association, and a member of the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association.

Dr. Massa and his wife, Kim, have been married for nearly 20 years. Together they have four children: Katie, Meghan, Christian, and William. Outside of the office, Dr. Massa enjoys playing sports, golfing, and fishing.