Kevin Smith, D.P.M., PH.D., FACFAS

ClinicianFoot and Ankle
Associate Dean for Clinical AffairsCollege of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
Clinic Appointment 515-271-1731
  • Ph.D., University of Nebraska
  • D.P.M., Des Moines University
  • M.S., Drake University
  • B.A., University of Northern Iowa
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Awards and honors

2004 – Des Moines University Distinguished Scholar Award

2003 – William J. Stickel Gold Award

2002 – Des Moines University Faculty Service Award

2001 – CPMS Clinical Faculty Award


In Vivo Forces in the Plantar Fascia During the Stance Phase of Gait: Sequential Release of the Plantar Fascia. JAPMA 93: 429, 2003

Evaluation and Management of High Ankle Sprains. Clinics Podiatric Medicine 18: 443-456, 2001

Pilon Fractures of the Distal Tibia. Clinic Podiatric Medicine 16: 743-767, 1999