Dr. Michael Matthews, DPM

Dr. Michael Matthews, DPM

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 31
Dr. Michael Matthews, DPM is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 1 years. He graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

1565 N La Salle Dr

Chicago, IL 60610

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Foot Fracture
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Dr. Matthews' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Matthews "Dr. Matthews is a native of Southern California. He received his undergraduate education from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he focused on International Relations and Pre-Medical Sciences. He then continued his graduate education at the California School of Pediatric Medicine, completing his clinical training with the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Matthews completed a residency in advanced foot and ankle reconstructive surgery at the Harvard Medical School Mount Auburn Residency Program. His training focused on the full gambit of lower extremity pathology, from bunions to total ankle replacement and complex congenital deformities. Additionally, during residency, Dr. Matthews served as clinical faculty at the Harvard Medical School facilitating resident and medical student education. After residency Dr. Matthews continued his training at the Weil Foot and Ankle Institute Advanced Surgical Reconstruction Fellowship. During fellowship, Dr. Matthews expanded his skill set to focus on sports medicine, regenerative medicine, minimally invasive surgery, and further developed his skills with regards to total ankle replacement. In his free time, Dr. Matthews is an avid surfer, snowboarder, skier, and waterman. He has a firm belief in mind-body balance, and regularly practices yoga. Since leaving California, he has become an avid golfer. Dr. Matthews's greatest passion is traveling and expanding his cultural horizons, and is always planning his next adventure. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Matthews "Dr. Matthews' philosophy is to provide the highest level personable  patient care by creating treatment plans based on experience, evidence based medicine, and patient goals."

2  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

19  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Bunion
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • U.C.L.A.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2009
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mount Auburn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Mount Auburn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2017
  • Harvard Medical School
    Other Education | Completed 2017

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Outstanding doctor; knowledgeable, capable, and thorough. Plus he has a great sense of humor and knows how to put patients at ease. I needed surgery on my foot. He explained everything, answered all my questions, and did an excellent job. My foot is healing nicely with no complications. If I needed...Read More
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