Lowell Weil, Jr., DPM, MBA
Chairman of the Advisory Board
Dr. Lowell Weil, Jr. is the CEO of the world renowned Weil Foot & Ankle Institute
(WFAI). WFAI has over 20 locations in Chicago, as well as offices in Wisconsin, Indiana, Virginia,
Maryland and Texas.
He is a founding partner of Foot and Ankle Business Innovations (FABI), a group
focused on increasing physicians practice efficiencies and profitability. With his MBA and extensive
management experience, Lowell has been involved with surgical and product innovation for his entire
career. As the lead U.S. surgeon consultant for Newdeal Technologies (Newdeal), he helped in getting
their products to market, spearheading the relationship between Newdeal and Wright Medical.
He played a major role in the evolution of Memometal Technologies (MMI), being a
part of the design team and generating IP that created the Anchorage plating system. Lowell
pioneered and developed what ultimately became the Complete Plantar Plate System (CPR) by Arthrex
and is currently a member of the development teams at Treace Medical Systems and Novastep.