Dr Joseph Grillo has been re-certified in foot surgery twice by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.He has been serving Southwest Florida since 1991.


Dr Joseph Grillo is a native of Northport, L.I., N.Y. He completed his Bachelors degree in Biology and minor in Chemistry at the State University of New York at Oneonta prior to attending the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio where he earned his doctorate of podiatric medicine. He then completed his podiatric surgical residency at Genesys Medical Center in Flint, Michigan. He served as President of the Lee County Podiatric Medical Association from 1994-1999. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is a member of both the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Florida Podiatric Medical Association.He is a past Adjunct Clincal Professor at the Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami Shores, Florida. His has active surgical privileges at Gulf Coast Medical Center and Lee Memorial Hospital in addition to Colonial Surgery Center and Sanctuary Surgery Center.


Dr Grillo came to Southwest Florida in 1991 and has thoroughly enjoyed “growing up” in the Fort Myers area. His outside interests include spending time with his family, sports, music and art.


He strives to provide quality common sense, quality care to his patients that is cost effective, convenient and compassionate.


  • Achilles Tendon Problems
  • Foot and Ankle Fractures
  • Foot and Ankle Sprains
  • Foot and Ankle Arthritis
  • Foot and Ankle Pain of All Types
  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Tailors Bunions
  • Diabetic Foot and Ankle Care
  • Plantar Fascitis/Heel Pain
  • Flat Feet
  • High Arches

  • Balance Problems
  • Toenail Pain
  • Toenail Fungus
  • Toenail Trauma
  • Orthotics
  • Bracing
  • Diabetic Shoes
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease and Screening/Testing
  • Podiatric Dermatology Including Skin Cancers
  • Wound Care