Tampa, FL Foot Doctor
Dr. Ebsworth was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and grew up in the historic town of San Gennan where along with her siblings worked with their parents, both pharmacists, who owned the local community pharmacy. She began her formal college education in the biology program of the University of Puerto Rico’s Mayaguez Campus. In her sophomore year, she participated in a college exchange program attending the University of Massachusetts’ Amherst Campus (UMass) for a semester and while there was offered a transfer to complete her bachelor’s degree in science. Dr. Ebsworth made the Dean’s List and graduated Cum Laude in 2001. At UMass, she discovered a passion for research.
Dr. Ebsworth continued her studies at the prestigious University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences were she obtained her Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences in 2004 with her research titled: Archvillin’s role during muscle myogenesis. Her experiences with research combined with the values that were instilled in her growing up in a family of medical professionals fueled her desire to pursue a career in medicine.
Dr. Ebsworth moved to Miami, Florida to attended Barry University’s School of Podiatry Medicine and Surgery. While at Bany, she made the Dean’s List and was the recipient of Barry University’s Podiatry Medicine Academic Scholarship. As part of her training at Barry, Dr. Ebsworth completed multiple externships at area hospitals such as: Kendall Regional Hospital, Hollywood Regional Hospital, Mt. Sinai Hospital and Palmetto Hospital. She graduated from Barry in 2009 and was accepted at the Podiatry Medicine and Surgery residency program at the James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa, Florida.
Dr. Ebsworth had the opportunity to train with a medical team that provides the highest care in surgical and clinical podiatric medicine to our nation’s veterans. She received extensive clinical training in diabetic wound/ulcer care, as well as fore foot and rear foot surgery for three years.
In 2012, Dr. Ebsworth joined the practice at Advanced Foot and Ankle Specialists in Brandon under the leadership of Dr. Johnson and Dr. Leitner. She also sees patient at the Memorial Wound Care Center and does consults at both Brandon Regional Hospital and Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Ebsworth has been living in the Brandon/Valrico area with her husband and their two children since 2008. She is a native Spanish speaker with a creati.ve talent for hand craft projects.