Monara Dini, DPM


Dr. Monara Dini is a podiatrist, or foot and ankle specialist, in the Limb Preservation Clinic and Orthopaedic Institute at UCSF Medical Center. Her expertise includes forefoot reconstruction, diabetic wounds and sports medicine.

Dini, a native of Iran, earned a doctor of podiatric medicine degree at the California School of Podiatric Medicine in Oakland and completed a podiatric residency at Saint Mary's Medical Center in San Francisco. She is an associate clinical professor of orthopedics at UCSF.


Center for Limb Preservation
400 Parnassus Ave., Room A-501
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2357
Fax: (415) 353-2669

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. — 5 p.m.

Academic Title

Associate Professor

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California College of Podiatry Medicine 2008


St Mary's Hospital & Medical Center, Podiatry 2011

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Haskell A, Dedini R, Dini M. Safe zone for placement of talar screws when fusing the ankle with an anterior plating system. Foot Ankle Int. 2015 Jun; 36(6):730-5.
  2. Dobbs BM, Cazzell SM, Dini M. Central talar dome lesions: a unique surgical approach with incorporation of a talar allograft for joint reconstitution and restoration of function. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 2011 Mar-Apr; 101(2):192-5.

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