Dr. Pratt received her undergraduate degree from John Carroll University and thereafter obtained a Master’s degree in Medical Ethics from Case Western Reserve University before going on to earn her medical degree at the California School of Podiatric Medicine in Oakland, CA.
She served as the school’s national delegate to the American Podiatric Medical Students’ Association. Dr. Pratt’s three-year surgical residency with reconstructive rearfoot & ankle training was completed at The Cleveland Clinic, Mercy Health and Akron General Hospitals. In her third year, Dr. Pratt served as Chief Resident and was actively involved throughout her training with the Northern Ohio Foot & Ankle Foundation.
After serving her alma mater as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Podiatric Surgery at the California School of Podiatric Medicine and as a staff physician at Highland Hospital in Oakland, California, Dr. Pratt returned to her hometown to join the faculty at Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine and to see patients in private practice.
She currently serves as a primary course instructor for second and third year medical students, and was awarded the KSUCPM Faculty of the Year award in her first year as faculty. She is an American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery Board Qualified foot and ankle surgeon with training in both foot and reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery, specializing in elective forefoot surgery.
Her hospital affiliations include Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital and Lutheran Hospital as well as St. Vincent Charity Hospital and UH Parma.