Foot & Ankle Surgeons
Joseph R. Disabato, DPM
Melissa L. Gulosh, DPM


We provide solutions for foot and ankle pain, injuries and deformities. Resolution of symptoms and restoration of function through the most advanced nonsurgical therapies, surgical procedures and state-of-the-art technology. We specialize in both pediatric and adult disorders.

Welcome to Virginia Foot & Ankle Surgical Associates. We are pleased to introduce our practice through this website. Here you will find important information about our practice, surgeons, services and clinical resources. We feature a specialvideo educational series and printable educational materials on our Patient Education & Video Page.

We serve as a regional referral center for the diagnosis and treatment of simple and complex foot and ankle disorders. Our surgeons have particular expertise in total ankle and joint replacement surgery, reconstructive surgery, trauma, plastic surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, diabetic peripheral nerve surgery, diabetic wound care and limb salvage. For physician referrals, please see our Request Appointment Page.

Our offices are located in Charlottesville and Culpeper with affiliations at Sentara/Martha Jefferson Hospital, UVA/Novant Health Culpeper Hospital, Monticello Community Surgery Center, and Culpeper Surgery Center.