Michael G. Warshaw, DPM, CPC, CPODCS, COCS, CSFAC, FACFAOM, is a practicing podiatrist and a certified coder with over 25 years of successful coding, management, and training experience for podiatric practices, and a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine. His national and local views come from active participation as a practicing podiatrist, having the distinction of being a certified podiatric coding specialist, and years of serving as a national lecturer concerning coding issues. Dr. Warshaw's experience is unique and comprehensive. He has the advantage of being an "Expert Witness" in all facets of the Medicare Appeals Process. This unique prospective provides attendees the opportunity of learning solutions to their insurance and coding problems from "real world" experience, both in Dr. Warshaw's instruction and the Q & A in this specialty only workshop. Dr. Warshaw is committed to assist podiatric practices in learning to code appropriately, obtain the proper reimbursement, and to avoid the wrath of the carriers by coding and subsequently billing in an appropriate fashion.