Dr. Kathie Whitt, DPM

Dr. Kathie Whitt, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 31
Dr. Kathie Whitt, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Waterloo, IA. She graduated from Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read her story

927 W 4th St

Waterloo, IA 50702

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(319) 233-6107

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Dr. Whitt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Whitt "Dr. Whitt was born and raised on a farm outside of Manchester, Iowa. She attended Luther College in Decorah, Iowa where she was an avid rugby player while obtaining her bachelors degree in biology with a minor in classics. After graduating in 2009, she attended Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa. She graduated in 2013 with a doctorate of podiatric medicine and masters degree in healthcare administration. She completed her podiatric medicine and surgery residency at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio with credentialing in reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery in June 2016. She entered practice with Family Foot Health Care, PLC in August 2016. Dr. Whitt is welcoming patients at the Waterloo, Cedar Falls and Waverly offices. She has surgical privileges at Allen Memorial Hospital, Covenant Medical Center, Waverly Health Center, and Sartori Hospital. Dr. Whitt is an associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Whitt is an attending physician with the Covenant Medical Center Surgical Residency Program. She greatly enjoys giving back to her community as well as abroad. She has participated in two medical mission trips including, Haiti in 2010 and the Dominican Republic in 2016. During her missions she has done clinical and surgical work with focus on pediatric deformity correction. This is a passion she intends to continue in the future."
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1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

15  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

13  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Metatarsal Surgery
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Tendon Repair

Background Check

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  • Luther College, Decorah, Iowa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Grant Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Masters Of Healthcare Administration, Des Moines University
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Kathie Whitt, DPM
Has helped all of my children (6) with problems of ingrown toenails. Her and her staff always made/make them comfortable and very thorough in explaining after care and preventative care. Sometimes there's a longer wait but, after being a patient that needed a little extra time, I was thankful they...Read More
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Jamie in Waterloo, IA – Jul 11, 2018
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Dr Whitt takes the time to explain my diagnosis and treatments, making sure that all of my questions and concerns are answered, I would not trust my feet to any other office
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Tammie in Hudson – May 02, 2018
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Highly recommended.
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May 02, 2018
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Dr. Whitt is very professional in her appearance and her work! She is very knowledgeable and caring. I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Whitt! Victor Palmer
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Victor Palmer in Allison, Iowa – Mar 12, 2018
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She got me some good inserts that allowed me to pick up jogging again and maintain a more active lifestyle. A+!!
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Eric Schmidt in Cedar Falls, IA – Jul 02, 2017
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