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Dr. Michael Zaleski

Dr. Michael Sean Zaleski, DPM has practiced podiatric medicine and surgery in the Pine Belt for the past 21 years. He specializes in a broad range of foot conditions inclusive of diabetic foot care and preventative medicine. Dr. Zaleski is a board certified surgical podiatrist and Diplomat, bringing surgical and conservative foot care to the Pine Belt. Along with his friendly and talented doctors, medical assistants, and front office staff, Total Foot Care Clinic is proud to serve the needs of Southern Mississippi in various clinics and locations. As the founder of Total Foot Care Clinic, Dr. Zaleski along with his colleagues, have expanded their services and locations to further serve the needs of the general public in the southern half of Mississippi. We are all excited to provide full services at our locations. All of our doctors and staff are highly qualified and motivated for the diagnosis, treatment and remedy of all foot ailments. We provide many services for various foot conditions, at multiple locations in order to serve the complete foot care needs of all people of the Pine Belt and the southern half of Mississippi.

Dr. GaChavis Green

Dr. GaChavis M Green, DPM was born in Jackson, Mississippi. He graduated from Callaway High School in Jackson, Mississippi in 1997. Being a proud Mississippian, he attended undergraduate at a local state school, Tougaloo College. He graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Chemistry. Dr. Green later attended Jackson State University College of Public of Service School of Public Health from 2003 to 2006 with a concentration in Biostatistics and Epidemiology. Upon completing his podiatric medical degree in 2010 at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (currently Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine), Dr. Green then underwent residency training at Kern Hospital/ Southeast Michigan Surgical Hospital. In 2013, Dr. Green was granted board eligibility status in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Green spent one year practicing in the greater Detroit metro area providing mainly home care services to private, group home and skilled nursing facility patients. Dr. Green joined the staff at Total Foot Care Clinic in Hattiesburg in July 2014.

Dr. Clifton Peele

Dr. Clifton “Lemar” Peele is a native of Williamston, North Carolina. Since he was raised on a tobacco farm, hard work and discipline were instilled at a young age. After graduating high school Dr. Peele went on to attend East Carolina University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Peele then earned his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Des Moines University. Before entering residency, Dr. Peele participated in a Practice Management Preceptorship in Suffolk, VA. And subsequently, completed a three year podiatric medicine and surgical residency at the prestigious Howard University Hospital. Later, he went to a two year fellowship in Wound Care and Diabetic Limb Salvage at University Hospital in Cleveland, OH. Being one of the few podiatrist nationwide to complete six years of post-graduate training in the nation. He is excited to bring his skills to Total Foot Care Clinic in the service to those with foot care needs on south, central, and eastern Mississippi.

Dr. Aaron Israel


Dr. Aaron Israel completed a three year residency at United Health Services in New York with an added credential of reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery. While in residency, Dr. Israel completed a mini-fellowship in dermatopathology of the lower extremity in Alpharetta, Georgia and also completed a two month rotation in pediatric orthopedics at the Rubin Institute’s International Center of Limb Lengthening in Baltimore, Maryland. He was also an associate clinical faculty member at Upstate Medical School. Dr. Israel attended medical school at the Kent State College of Podiatric Medicine in Ohio. While in medical school, he served as the student chapter President for the American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management and completed his senior medicine rotation at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Israel received his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Brigham Young University in Utah. Dr. Israel enjoys all aspects of podiatric medicine. While he is surgically trained, he believes that most problems can be treated conservatively without surgery. Dr. Israel enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. He loves college football, weight lifting, and golf. A native Virginian, Dr. Israel is thrilled to move to the Pine Belt of Mississippi and join the team of podiatrists at Total Foot Care Clinic.