Guilford Office
East Haven Office
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The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Gary N. Grippo, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Center Podiatry Advanced Footcare Center


Attending Surgeon - Hospital Saint Rapheals, Yale, Milford, Middlesex Hospitals
Board Certified Foot Surgeon


  • Voted "Best Podiatrist" of New Haven County, New Haven Advocate, 8 consecutive years
  • 2004 Top Doctors - Podiatric Surgery, Connecticut Magazine
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery - Yale New Haven Hospital Department of Surgery
  • Clinical Associate Professor - University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences
  • College of Podiatric Surgery and Medicine - Des Moines, Iowa 1990-1996
  • Podiatric Residency Supervisor - Temple Surgical Center, New Haven 1994-Present

Dr. Cancelliere

Center Podiatry Advanced Footcare Center

Dr. Cancelliere was born in Italy and came to the United States at the age of 6. 

He graduated from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 2007. He completed a 3 year surgical residency at a Level II trauma center, and then attended a reconstructive foot surgery and wound healing fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He served as Clinical Instructor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School during that time.

Dr. Cancelliere has traveled internationally to perform surgery and lecture about current topics in surgery. Specializing in reconstructive surgery and deformity correction of the Rearfoot and the Ankle, he is also extensively trained in Charcot Arthropathy corrective surgery as well as Forefoot surgery. He has also performed several peripheral nerve surgeries for conditions known as tarsal tunnel syndrome and Morton's neuroma. He has extensive experience in flat foot correction, both surgical and no surgical as well as bunion and hammertoe correction surgery. 

Dr. Cancelliere's primary goal for all his patients is to provide excellent outcomes through compassionate bedside, research proven, state of the art medicine and surgery of the foot and ankle. Dr. Cancelliere can be seen at all of our locations, Guilford, East Haven, and Clinton by appointment. 

Dr. Gary N. Grippo making a silly face wearing surgical glasses

Felicia Werner, Office Manager



Front to Back, Left to Right Tracy (MA),
Carmel (Front Desk), Lee (Billing / MA),
Felicia (Office Manager), Alyssa (MA),
Derek (Office Support), Dr. Gary Grippo,
Dr. Pasquale Cancelliere

Joanne Brewer, LPN


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Guilford Office
East Haven Office
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Podiatrist serving the Madison, Branford, East Haven, Guilford, Higganum, Clinton, CT, area
Center Podiatry, Advanced Footcare Center, 189 Durham Road , Guilford CT, 06477 203-799-3668