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Christina M. Brown, D.P.M.

Christina M. Brown

Philosophy of Care

As the founder of the Department of Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery in 1991, my number one priority is to provide patients with a treatment plan that is unique and optimal for their condition. I have continued to incorporate various treatment options that utilize today’s cutting edge technology. Your treatment plan will focus on getting you back on your feet as quickly as possible, while paying close attention to your immediate as well as long term health.

General

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Years in Practice: 26

Board Certifications

  • Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery

Patients Seen

Accepts both children and adults

Languages

  • English

Medical Interests

I provide foot and ankle care to patients of all ages, treating all conditions including but not limited to sports injuries, diabetic foot care, pediatric foot care, fractures, hammertoes, bunions, neuromas, heel pain, and orthotic therapy. Personal treatment plans will be developed with both conservative and surgical options, if applicable.

Personal Interests

I enjoy traveling, cooking, gardening, pottery, sewing, polo, and most of all- spending time with my family and our two American Bulldogs.

Education

Education

School Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine
Graduation Date 01/1986
Degree M.D.

Residency

School West Side Veterans Administration Medical Center Hospital
Title Surgical Resident

Procedures

Podiatry

  • Custom Orthotic Therapy
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sprain and Fracture Care
  • Surgical & Non-Surgical Treatment / Nail Disorders

Memberships

  • Diplomat of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Illinois Podiatric Medical Association

Conditions

Podiatry

  • Adult & Pediatric Heel Pain
  • Adult and Juvenile Diabetes
  • Arthritic Deformities
  • Arthrodesis
  • Flexible Flatfoot
  • Foot Fractures
  • Foot and Ankle Trauma
  • Gout
  • Infections
  • Skin and Nail Disorders

Health Topics Posts

Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery FAQs

DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery

Today’s podiatrists are specialists, medically and surgically trained to treat the foot and ankle. From sports injuries and diabetes complications to pediatric deformities and heel pain, podiatrists are able to tackle all of your foot care needs. Licensed in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, there are approximately 15,000 podiatrists practicing in the United States. Here are answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about today’s podiatrists.

Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems

Diabetic Foot Care

DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery

Diabetes is a serious disease that can develop from lack of insulin production in the body or due to the inability of the body's insulin to perform its normal everyday functions. Of the sixteen million americans with diabetes, 25% will develop foot problems related to the disease.

Topics and Subtopics: Diabetes Care,Foot & Ankle Problems

Athletic & Active Foot Care

DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery

Take a step in the right direction with a visit to Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery of DuPage Medical Group. Our experienced medical professionals offer complete care and cutting-edge techniques to treat foot and ankle diseases, injuries and other disorders that may be slowing you down. Let our team of highly trained podiatrists help you get back on pace.

Topics and Subtopics: Fitness & Exercise,Foot & Ankle Problems

Locations

Contact Us

Administration Office
1100 W 31st St, Suite 300
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Main Line 630.469.9200
Customer Service 630.942.7998