Dr. Michael Downey, DPM

Dr. Michael Downey, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Michael Downey, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Midwestern University in 2012 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

5801 Oakbend Trl Ste 140

Fort Worth, TX 76132

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Scott & White Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Downey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Downey performs Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Downey performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Foot Conditions
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Downey treats Foot Conditions more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Downey treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Plantar Fasciitis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Downey treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Downey treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Downey's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Contracture
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tendon Surgery
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Anterior Tibial Tendon Repair
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Calcaneal Osteotomy
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Cancer
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Congenital Vertical Talus
  • Debridement
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Flat Foot
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot Wounds
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Replacement, Small-Bone
  • Joint Surgery
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsal Osteotomy
  • Metatarsal Surgery
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Foot Disease
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peroneal Tendon Surgery
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Reconstruction
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Repair
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Talo-Navicular Arthrodesis
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Triple Arthrodesis
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis

About Me

Dr. Michael Downey's passion is to provide personalized high quality care to patients in all stages of life. He is a devoted surgeon who believes in working together with his patients to improve their health for all lower extremity musculoskeletal ne...

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

Education

2017
Integra Cadance Total Ankle Replacement Certification
2017
Integra Flap Surgery Certification
2017
Orthofix Advanced Flap Surgery/Plastics Certification
2017
Wright Medical Total Ankle Replacement Certification (Infiniti/Inbone)
2016
Jefferson Orthopaedic Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2016
Star Total Ankle Replacement Certification
2016
Zimmer Biomet Total Ankle Replacement Certification
2015
John Peter Smith Hospital
Residency Hospital
2015
Editor/Reviewer, Trauma, Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery
2014
Ao/Aafao Advanced Foot & Ankle Surgery Certification
2014
Editorial Board, Clinical Journal Of Orthopaedics & Rheumatology
2014
Orthofix Advanced External Fixation Lower Extremity Certification
2013
John Peter Smith Hosp
Internship Hospital
2013
Acfas Foot & Ankle Arthroscopy Certification
2012
Midwestern University
Medical School
2006
Baylor University
Undergraduate School
2003
New Mexico Military Institute
Undergraduate School
2017
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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Downey

4.8

Based on 76 reviews

5 Stars
92.10526315789474%
(70)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
(2)
1 Star
3.9473684210526314%
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FROM THE TIME I CHECKED IN WITH THE FRONT STAFF, SHORT WAITING TIME, THE NURSES THAT TAKE YOU TO THE ROOM WHERE DR. DOWNEY WILL COME IN AND SPEAK WITH YOU, TELL YOU WHAT HIS RECOMMENDATIONS ARE. EVERY STEP OF THE WAY WITH DR. DOWNEY WAS AN OUTSTANDING EXPERIENCE,HE REPAIRED MY ACHILLES TENDON THAT...Read More
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Rolled my ankle and he did an ankle stabilization and fixed all the tendons and ligaments. Minimal recovery. Already walking and driving less than two months after surgery. Already have recommended him to a co worker!
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I just cannot say enough about Dr. Downey and the superior podiatric specialist/surgeon he is. Dr. Downey performed major foot/ankle reconstructive surgery on May 1,2018. After 4+ years of excruciating pain when walking and seeing other doctors in the same field and not providing any real quality...Read More
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Dr. Downey is an extremely accomplished and competent surgeon and doctor. He is also very caring and easy to talk with about your treatment, the recovery and just about anything that may be bothering you about your health. He is supported by a staff of happy and helpful people who make it easy to...Read More
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Dr. Downey is always professional and courteous. He provides excellent information and instructions so you have a good understanding of what is expected before, during and after surgery. Some of the information provided included infection prevention & control, supplies, medications, and risks. I...Read More
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Locations

Trinity Foot & Ankle Specialists

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Scott & White Health Plan
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