Foot and Ankle Specialists


 

Providers

Bruce Brincko, DPM

Podiatrist & Foot and Ankle Surgeon


244 E. 90th Dr. in Merrillville (Main Location)
502 E. Culver Rd. in Knox and 1275 E. North Street in Crown Point (Limited Availability)


Bruce Brincko, DPM, is a phenomenal board-certified podiatrist and foot and ankle surgeon who practices at Methodist Physician Group Orthopedic and Spine Center. He serves the communities of Merrillville, Knox, and Crown Point, Indiana.

Dr. Brincko received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in North Chicago. He belongs to multiple professional organizations including the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Indiana Podiatric Medical Association, and is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Learning about the newest medical advances helps Dr. Brincko make sure he can provide his patients with the highest amount of care.

Dr. Brincko is an expert in all types of foot and ankle care, including skin, nail, and soft tissue infections, diabetic foot care, wound care, sports medicine, heel pain, surgical correction of deformities and trauma, and minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery.

Having practiced podiatry for over 35 years, Dr. Brincko understands how important it is to listen to his patient’s concerns with the goal of customizing a treatment that suits their needs. The welcoming nature of Dr. Brincko helps all his patients feel at ease knowing he will be able to take care of all their foot and ankle problems.

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Dennis Smith, DPM

Podiatrist & Foot and Ankle Surgeon


244 E. 90th Dr. in Merrillville (Main Location)
502 E. Culver Rd. in Knox and 1275 E. North Street in Crown Point (Limited Availability)


Dennis W. Smith, DPM, is a board-certified podiatrist specializing in foot and ankle surgery. He practices out of the Methodist Physician Group Orthopedic and Spine Center locations in Merrillville, Knox, and Crown Point, Indiana.

Dr. Smith received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in North Chicago. He is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, which helps him stay current on the latest medical technology.

Practicing medicine has been Dr. Smith’s life-long passion. He wakes up every day with the same excitement as the last knowing his patient’s place their confidence in him to help them with their foot and ankle care. His patient’s love the fact that he takes his time to answer questions and explains conditions and treatments.

Dr. Smith provides patients with diabetic foot care, sports medicine treatments, wound care, heel pain diagnosis and treatment, surgical correction of deformities and trauma, minimally invasive arthroscopy, and treatment for skin, nail, and soft tissue infections.

Dr. Smith spends as much time as needed with every patient, making sure they feel welcome and fully understood.

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Mark Jones , DPM

Podiatric Surgeon & Podiatrist


101 E 87th Ave, Merrillville, IN 46410

9105-A Indianapolis Blvd., Suite 102 Highland, IN 46322


Dr. Mark Jones, DPM with the Methodist Physician Group Orthopedic and Spine Center in Merrillville, Indiana specializes in all things podiatry: diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the foot and ankle. Dr. Jones underwent training at the William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine with honors in clinical studies. He went on to complete his surgical residency training, acting as chief resident in his section. In 2001, he received national recognition after obtaining advanced training in a complex nerve surgery. Today, Dr. Jones works with new residents, helping them master the intricate science involved in podiatry and podiatric surgery. At the Methodist Physician Group Orthopedic and Spine Center, he specializes in arthroscopy, laser surgery, and other forms of minimally-invasive procedures designed to diagnose and repair foot and ankle damage. That expertise allows him to see patients from all across the country, providing them with the latest in state of the art podiatric treatments.

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George Tsoutsouris, DPM

Podiatrist


9105-A Indianapolis Blvd., Suite 102 Highland, IN 46322

Phone: 219.923.9090

For Appointments, please call the office


Our office has more than 35 years experience treating a variety of foot and ankle problems. My greatest sense of satisfaction has always come from helping patients to resume all of the activities they enjoy free of pain."

Areas of Expertise

All aspects of foot and ankle care, including

  • Children
  • Sports
  • Trauma
  • Birth Defects

Professional Certifications

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
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    Lucas was born with a disability in his ankles that did not allow him to keep up with his peers. Dr. Mark Jones, Podiatric Surgeon came up with a plan to correct a pediatric dysfunctional flat foot that aligned his foot and ankle. This procedure gave Lucas the active childhood he deserved.

Locations

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  • Methodist Foot and Ankle Specialists

    Office of Bruce Brinko, DPM and Dennis Smith, DPM

     

    244 E. 90th Dr.

    Merrillville, IN 46410


    Phone: 219-733-8859


    Monday - Friday: 9PM - 5PM

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    Our podiatric providers have limited availability at the following locations:

    502 E. Culver Rd. in Knox

    1275 E. North Street in Crown Point

    Contact us for more information and to schedule an appointment.

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  • Methodist Foot and Ankle Specialists

    Office of Mark Jones, DPM

     

    Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus

    Pavillion A, 3rd Floor

    101 E 87th Ave

    Merrillville, IN 46410


    Phone: 219-359-4747


    Monday - Friday: 9PM - 5PM

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Services