Jessica I. Popelka, DPM

Jessica I. Popelka

Jessica I. Popelka

  • Atlantic Foot and Ankle Associates
  • 1890 LPGA Boulevard, Suite 230 Daytona Beach, FL 32117
  • 386-274-3336

Dr. Jessica Isabel Popelka was raised in Silicon Valley in Palo Alto, California. Dr. Popelka received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Gerontology from the University of San Francisco. She attended Drexel College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA where she completed post baccalaureate work in Health Sciences. She received her medical degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Popelka began her residency at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center in Englewood, NJ and completed her residency at University of Florida Health in Jacksonville, FL. Her residency at the University of Florida focused on advanced training in the reconstruction of the foot and ankle with special emphasis on trauma, arthroscopy, total ankle replacements, and diabetic Charcot reconstruction limb salvage.

Dr. Popelka is fluent in Spanish. In her free time, Dr. Popelka enjoys cooking, running, beach days, and is a Disney enthusiast.


Undergraduate Degree
University of San Francisco-San Francisco, California
Bachelors of Science in Biology with Minor in Gerontology

Post Baccalaureate
Drexel University College of Medicine
Health Science Program

Medical Degree
Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine-Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

Residency Training
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center-Englewood, New Jersey
Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
University of Florida Health Jacksonville-Jacksonville, Florida
Podiatric Medicine and Surgery with an emphasis in Rear Foot Reconstruction

Academic/Professional Interests
Forefoot Pathology
Limb Salvage
Reconstruction of Rear Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
Sports Injuries
Total Ankle Replacements