Foot & Ankle

Specializing in the care of patients with both common and complex disorders of the foot and ankle.

Dr. Todd Irwin

At U-M we provide superior, comprehensive foot and ankle treatment for patients in a clinical atmosphere that is caring and responsive to current and long-term patient needs. We specialize in traditional, innovative, and safe surgical services of the forefoot, midfoot, hindfoot, and ankle.

Acute Injuries

   • Achilles Tendon Rupture   
   • Ankle Fracture,* and Foot fractures
   • Foot and Ankle Sprain

Chronic Conditions

   • Achilles tendinopathy*
   • Tendinitis and overuse injuries
   • Ankle arthritis*
   • Midfoot and forefoot arthritis   
   • Chronic ankle instability   
   • Congenital foot and ankle deformities (flatfoot, cavovarus, etc.)
   • Forefoot disorders (hammertoes, neuromas, metatarsalgia, etc.)
   • Bunions (Hallux valgus)*
   • Plantar Fasciitis*
   • Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (or Adult Acquired Flatfoot Deformity)*
   • Total Ankle Replacement (Arthroplasty)*
   • Lower extremity deformity correction   
   • Stress fractures of the foot and ankle

             * These conditions are presented in detail


James R. Holmes, M.D.

Service Chief
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Foot and Ankle

Advanced Practice Professional Providers (APP's)

Dana Riker, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Orthopaedic Surgery
Foot and Ankle