As a foot and ankle Orthopedic surgeon, my goal is to help my patients achieve their goals and maintain an active lifestyle. Spending time and getting to know my patients is important to me. I believe in an individualized approach to patient care, and I tailor my treatment based on each patient and their specific needs. Research, clinical experience, evidence-based medicine and patient input guide my decision making process.
I grew up in Houston, Texas where I ran cross-country and track at Rice University. This is where I discovered my passion for Orthopedics, and specifically foot and ankle surgery, as our team physician was an Orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon. I met my husband during medical school in Dallas who is now a Pediatric Emergency Physician at Children’s Hospital of Colorado. When we aren’t working we love spending time with our young son and daughter, skiing, biking, hiking, swimming, camping, traveling and exploring the Rockies.
Qualifications and experience
- Foot and Ankle Orthopedics, Bones, Bone Infections, Bones, Joints and Muscles, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Fractures, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Arthritis, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Bone Infections, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Foot and Ankle Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Leg Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Sprains and Strains, Joints and Muscles - Arthritis, Joints and Muscles - Foot and Ankle Injuries and Disorders, Joints and Muscles - Fractures, Joints and Muscles - Leg Injuries and Disorders, Orthopedic Sports Medicine Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma, Orthopedic Trauma Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery
The Steadman Clinic (2020)
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (2018)
Doctor of Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern (2013)
Rice University (2008)
- Clinical interest for patients
Foot and ankle arthritis and deformity, fractures, ligament and tendon injuries
- Research interest for patients
Stress fractures and injuries in runners, syndesmotic ankle injuries, total ankle arthroplasty, minimally invasive repair of Achilles tendon ruptures, lateral ankle instability, post-operative pain control
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