“Battling through many injuries as an athlete I know what it is like to have activity limited by pain and disability. Because of this personal experience I believe I have more empathy for my patients.”
Why I Became a Medical Provider
“I was heavily involved in athletics in high school and college and suffered multiple injuries to my ankle. Those experiences, along with my interest in science led me to become a podiatrist.”
FODRA, Rome, Italy, Advanced Foot and Ankle Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA
Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Loras College, Dubuque, IA
American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Board Certified in Foot Surgery, Board Certified in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery
As a member of Christie Clinic’s Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Dr. Kluesner diagnoses, treats and helps prevent diseases and disorders affecting the feet and ankles, and performs reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle in adults and children.
Carle Foundation Hospital
Dr. Kluesner and his wife have five children: Mary Kathryn, Claire, Samuel, Anna Rose and Peter. He is an avid runner and enjoys exercising. He and his wife enjoy cooking, yard work, family time and enjoying their children’s activities.
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