Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy
Baylor College of Medicine


DPM from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
MD from University Of Health Sciences Antigua
Residency at Harris County Podiatric Residency Program Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
BS from University of Rhode Island


National Board of Podiatric Examiners
American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Texas State Board of Podiatry Examiners

Honors & Awards

That's the way!
An award given by Baylor in recognition of exceptional patient service due to feedback from patients.

Professional Interests

Professional Statement

Jeffrey A. Ross, M.D. is a podiatrist in Houston, Texas specializing in Diabetic Foot Amputation Prevention and Limb Salvage. He is an associate professor in the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy in the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Ross graduated with his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree in 1979 from New York College of Podiatric Medicine. He later fulfilled a two-year residency with the Harris County Podiatric Residency Program, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery from 1979-1981. Dr. Ross pursued additional podiatric training by completing a fellowship in Ein Kerem, Israel in December of 1988, with the American College of Foot Surgeons. Seeking to expand his knowledge base even further, Dr. Ross graduated with his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Health Sciences, Antigua School of Medicine in 2003.

Since 1985, Dr. Ross has served as the podiatric attending chief for Ben Taub Hospital and the Quentin Meese Diabetic Foot Clinic. He has also served as the associate chief for the foot service at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center (1995) and a clinical associate professor in the Department of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine since 2006.

With over three decades of experience in his field, he has participated in over 150 lectures and/or presentations, and published 132 publications in various industry journals. He presents nationally and internationally on subjects ranging from sports medicine and biomechanics to wound healing and limb preservation. Dr. Ross served as past president of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine and served here in Texas as the co-chair of the Governor’s Advisory Council on Physical Fitness. Presently, he serves on the Texas Department of State Health Services Council.

Selected Publications


American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
American College of Sports Medicine
American Professional Wound Care Association
Texas Podiatric Medical Association
Harris County Podiatric Medical Society
American College of Podiatric Dermatology
American Medical Running and Exercise Association
American Diabetes Association