Dr. John Whitt grew up in northeastern Nebraska. He attended Wayne State College in Wayne, Nebraska while he obtained his bachelor’s degree in Biology with a minor in Communication Studies. After graduating in 2010, he attended Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa. He graduated in 2014 with a doctorate of podiatric medicine. He completed his surgical residency at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio with credentialing in reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery in June 2017. He entered practice with Family Foot Health Care, PLC in August 2017.
Dr. Whitt emphasizes a holistic, patient-centered protocol when managing foot and ankle ailments. He takes pride guiding patients through essential conservative treatments to the most extensive surgical reconstruction when appropriate. He enjoys working with all patients from youth to the elderly and the spontaneity of each encounter.
Dr. Whitt is a sports enthusiast and plays basketball and golf when time allows. He enjoys culinary arts and attempts his best dishes for his wife, Kathie. Along with their dog, Achilles, time is spent outdoors going on hikes and perfecting Achilles’s skills of catching frisbee.
Dr. Whitt is an associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Whitt is welcoming patients in our new location at Virginia Gay Hospital in Vinton, Iowa. He has surgical privileges at Allen Memorial Hospital, Covenant Medical Center, Waverly Health Center, Sartori Hospital, and Virginia Gay Hospital.