Dr. David E. Smith,DPM, FAPWCA, FACFAOM
Trinity Regional Medical Center, Fort Dodge, IA; PM&S-36, 2009
Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL; DPM, 2006
University of Memphis, Memphis, TN; BS, BA, 2001
Fellow, American Professional Wound Care Association
American Podiatric Medical Association
American Professional Wound Care Association
Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association
Iowa Podiatric Medical Society
About the Doctor
Dr. David Smith is the founder of Gateway Foot & Ankle Center. Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, he graduated from the University of Memphis in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry and a Bachelor of Arts in German Language and Literature. Dr. Smith continued his education at Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Illinois.
He then completed his training in Iowa at the highest designation type podiatry residency, Podiatric Medicine & Surgery-36. There he acquired training in arthroscopic ankle surgery, internal and external fixation of foot and ankle trauma, Charcot reconstruction, adolescent and adult flatfoot correction, and extensive wound care/amputation prevention, besides the standard podiatry training for the surgical and non-surgical treatment of bunions, hammertoes, warts, plantar fasciitis, etc.
Dr. Smith enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, assisting with Boy Scouts of America and assistant coaching baseball and softball. He is looking forward to raising his children locally and settling in for the long haul.