Dr. Steven Merckx, DPM

Dr. Steven Merckx, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Steven Merckx, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Madison, WI and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Finch University Of Health Sciences / Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1998 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric surgery.Read his story

6510 Grand Teton Plz Ste 406

Madison, WI 53719

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  • Aetna
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
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Hammer Toe
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 98% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Merckx's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Merckx "Dr. Merckx received a Bachelors of Science degree from the Loyola University of Chicago. He then went on to receive his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from the William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. He completed a three year podiatric medicine and surgical residency program at the Illinois Masonic Medical Center. Dr. Merckx relocated to Madison, WI to join Associated Podiatrists in 2001. He has enjoyed living and working in Madison over the past 16 years. He enjoys keeping up with the lives of his longtime patients, helping other runners work through their foot and ankle related issues, and he takes great satisfaction in people walking out of his office, often after just one visit, with no pain or significant improvement in their symptoms."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Merckx "Dr. Merckx believes that you are the biggest asset to successful treatment.  An informed patient is motivated in their treatment, recovery, and in maintaining their optimal foot health.  Plus, truly listening to our patients often times will tell us more than the xrays or bloodwork will.   "

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

10  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

5  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Loyola University Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Finch University Of Health Sciences / Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Illinois Masonic Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Steven Merckx, DPM
I have only had good experiences with Dr. Merckx. He takes the time to listen to my needs. He did a big toe joint replacement that went very well. He works hard to come up with solutions to my problems, but doesn't always recommend surgery. He doesn't seem to be in a hurry to get finished, and...Read More
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