Kathie J. Whitt


Dr. Whitt was born and raised on a farm outside of Manchester, Iowa. She attended Luther College in Decorah, Iowa where she was an avid rugby player while obtaining her bachelors degree in biology with a minor in classics. After graduating in 2009, she attended Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa. She graduated in 2013 with a doctorate of podiatric medicine and masters degree in healthcare administration. She completed her podiatric medicine and surgery residency at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio with credentialing in reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery in June 2016. She entered practice with Family Foot Health Care, PLC in August 2016. Dr. Whitt is welcoming patients at the Waterloo, Cedar Falls and Waverly offices. She has surgical privileges at Allen Memorial Hospital, Covenant Medical Center, Waverly Health Center, and Sartori Hospital.

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 an attending physician with the Covenant Medical Center Surgical Residency Program. She greatly enjoys giving back to her community as well as abroad. She has participated in two medical mission trips including, Haiti in 2010 and the Dominican Republic in 2016. During her missions she has done clinical and surgical work with focus on pediatric deformity correction. This is a passion she intends to continue in the future.

Along with her husband, John, Dr. Whitt resides in Cedar Falls, Iowa. She enjoys traveling, hiking, kayaking, kickboxing, attending concerts, and working outdoors.