Dr Brooks Young

Dr Brooks Young

Physician & Surgeon

Dr. Brooks Young opened Jayhawk Foot & Ankle Clinic in 2008, joining forces with many of the best primary care doctors in the Kansas City area by practicing in their existing clinics. Since Dr. Young’s establishment as one of the most highly skilled foot and ankle surgeons in the area, his patient-base has continued to grow. He is active in the podiatry community and frequently gives lectures at meetings with his colleagues.

Degrees

Des Moines University - College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery, Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine
University of Kansas - Bachelor of Science in Biology

Residency

MultiCare Foot & Ankle - Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma WA - Served as Chief Resident

Professional Memberships

American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
American Podiatric Medical Association

Family

Grew up in Stafford, KS and is married with three children

Interests

Playing guitar, piano and drums
Fishing and hunting
Playing golf and pool
Camping and backpacking
Home improvement and gardening

Dr. Young has earned an outstanding reputation for both his clinical care and surgical skills.

Dr. Brian Schmidt

Dr. Brian Schmidt

Physician & Surgeon

Dr. Brian Schmidt joined Jayhawk Foot & Ankle Clinic in 2015, bringing his strong competence in the clinical and surgical management of conditions of the foot and ankle, including biomechanics, sports medicine, trauma, limb salvage, and correction of complex deformities. He uses his experience and expertise to provide the best possible care for patients with disorders or deformity of the foot and ankle; whether surgical or conservative.

Degrees

Des Moines University - College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery, Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point – Bachelor of Science in Biology

Residency

William S Middleton VA Hospital - Madison, WI - Served as Chief Resident

Professional Memberships

American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
American Podiatric Medical Association

Family

Grew up in Wisconsin and is married with three children.

Interests

Boating and water sports
Basketball and golf
Cooking
Playing guitar
Spending time with family

Dr. Schmidt’s clinical knowledge and surgical skills provides a superb contribution to patients as well as the medical community.

About Podiatry

Podiatrists specialize in diagnosing and treating disorders of the foot and ankle. These doctors must complete four years of medical school in order to obtain a doctorate of podiatric medicine, as well as an additional two to three years of podiatric residency.