Basil Rafiq, DPM, is an experienced foot and ankle surgeon offering comprehensive podiatric care encompassing non-surgical and surgical interventions. He sees his patients at Hosey and Murphy Foot & Ankle Centers, which has offices located in Clinton Township, Sterling Heights, and Mount Clemens, Michigan.
Dr. Rafiq spent most of his younger years moving from state to state until he attended the University of Cincinnati in Ohio for his undergraduate studies. He then moved to New York City, where he earned his doctorate from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 2019.
After graduation, Dr. Rafiq completed his residency at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, Pennsylvania. There, he received intensive foot and ankle surgical training, served as academic chief, and participated in clinical research.
Dr. Rafiq is passionate about his field, as evidenced by his active involvement in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the American Podiatric Medical Association. He enjoys learning new techniques in training courses, attending professional conferences, and staying up to date with the latest literature. He has special interests in sports medicine, flatfoot reconstruction, and trauma.
Aside from podiatry, Dr. Rafiq leads an active lifestyle filled with sports and traveling. He is an avid snowboarder, amateur tennis player, and adventure-seeker. In his leisure time, he enjoys watching NBA games. Dr. Rafiq's latest endeavor is learning to play bass in his free time.