Staff - Our doctors

Dr.Douglas Hallgren

Born and raised in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Graduated from the University of Maryland at college park in 1982 with a bachelor’s degree in microbiology. He then attended the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine on Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and surgical residency training in Jacksonville Florida.

He opened capital Foot & Ankle in 1987 incorporating a few years later. The practice has grown to five locations and three doctors.

He lives in Tall Timbers, Maryland and enjoys spending time with his son, fishing, and spending time at the beach

Dr. Robert L. VanFosson, D.P.M.

Born & Raised in Canton Ohio

Attended Allegheny College for his undergraduate degree on an army R.O.T.C. scholarship. Graduating with a bachelors degree in chemistry.

Then attended the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine graduating in May of 1996.

Surgicial residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.

From there, he was posted to Fort Stewart, Georgia taking care of third Infantry Division and his final duty station at Fort Bragg, North Carolina taking care of the 82nd Airborne and 18th Airborne Corps.

He became board certified in 2000 and joined Capital Foot & Ankle in early 2002 and has enjoyed living in southern Maryland ever since. His wife and four children live in Leonardtown.