Dr. Schmitt is excited to be back in Texas. He is married and has 3 beautiful daughters. He enjoys gardening and spending time with his family.

Christopher D. Schmitt, DPM, AACFAS


Dr. Schmitt is from Irving, Texas. After graduating from high school, he moved to Martin, Tennessee to attend the University of Tennessee-Martin where he majored in biology and minored in chemistry. After graduating Magna Cum Laude, he taught in the anatomy laboratory of Jackson State Community College for a year before moving to Des Moines, Iowa to attend the College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Des Moines University. He earned his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine (DPM) in 2009 and then completed residency training at St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan in 2012. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Texas Podiatric Medical Association and an Associate member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.  He is on staff at both Baylor-Waxahachie in Waxahachie, Texas as well as  Ennis Regional Medical Center in Ennis, Texas.

Southern Star Foot and Ankle

1441 South Midlothian Parkway 

Suite 120

Midlothian, Texas 76065

(tel) (972) 755-4620

(fax) (972) 755-4622

While in Detroit for his residency training, he received extensive training in Foot and Ankle surgery including minimally invasive surgery, arthroscopy, reduction of bunion deformities and flatfoot reconstruction.

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