Naples & Marco Island Podiatrist

681 Goodlette Rd. N., Suite 160
Naples, FL 34102

1865 Veterans Park Dr, Suite 202
Naples , FL 34109

531 Bald Eagle Drive,

Marco Island,  FL 34145

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our doctor's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Todd R Burmeister D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.
Dr. Burmeister received his Bachelor of Science degree from the Florida State University and his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa. He completed his surgical residency in Miami, Florida.

Dr. Burmeister is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. His strengths are the knowledge and flexibility that comes from many years of training and experience and has been in practice in Naples for over 25 years.

R. John Salm D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.
Dr. Salm received his Bachelor of Science in Biology degree from the University of Western Ontario and his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Salm completed an intensive 2 year surgical residency at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital in southern California.

A Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and Board Certified in Foot Surgery, Dr. Salm is also a member of the Florida Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Salm has practiced over 18 years and is an active member of the Naples community. He takes pride in personable quality medical care and is always at the forefront of new technology in his field.

Therese M. Hixon D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.
Dr. Hixon is a proud local graduate from Lely High School who furthered her education at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. She then went onto Barry University in Miami, Florida where she received her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine. Her post graduate training included an intense two year surgical residency at Parkway Regional Medical Center in North Miami, Florida. Dr. Hixon then decided to make her way back home to Naples and has been practicing with the Foot and Ankle Management Group for over 12 years.
Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Dr. Hixon is also a member of the American Association for Women’s Podiatrists.

Cliff Burmeister D.P.M., A.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Cliff Burmeister graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL and received his Doctorate from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Burmeister then completed a 3 year, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency with added credentials in rearfoot and ankle reconstruction from Bethesda Hospital in Boynton Beach, FL. He served as Chief Resident in 2014-2015.

Dr. Burmeister was raised in Jacksonville, FL and is a proud native Floridian. As an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, he specializes in foot and ankle surgical reconstruction, revision surgery and ankle arthroscopy. While specializing in surgical treatments of the lower extremity, Dr. Burmeister still enjoys compassionate, palliative care for common ailments of the foot and ankle. He is also current in the latest, cutting edge modalities involving stem cell therapy for sports medicine injuries and other inflammatory condtions. 

Christina Garcia, D.P.M.

Christina Garcia, DPM is a fellowship trained Foot and Ankle Surgeon serving the Collier County community. After completing her Podiatric Medical Degree at Barry University in Miami FL, she completed her Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency with added credential in Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery at Memorial Healthcare System in Broward County FL. Dr Garcia then went on to complete her fellowship in Sports Medicine and Rearfoot Reconstruction. Dr. Garcia treats all ailments of the foot and ankle including fractures, plantar fasciitis, tendonitis, bunions, hammertoes, neuromas, plantar warts, ingrown toenails, diabetic foot care, wounds, and more. Dr. Garcia is part of the medical staff at NCH Healthcare System in Naples, FL where she performs surgery for the foot and ankle.

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681 Goodlette Rd. N., Suite 160, Naples FL, 34102
1865 Veterans Park Dr., Suite 202, Naples FL 34109
535 Bald Eagle Drive, Marco Island , FL 34145

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