Southern Star Foot and Ankle

1441 South Midlothian Parkway 

Suite 120

Midlothian, Texas 76065

(tel) (972) 755-4620

(fax) (972) 755-4622

Dr. Schmitt is married and has 4 beautiful daughters. He enjoys gardening, beekeeping, playing guitar and spending time with his family.

Christopher D. Schmitt, DPM

Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine

Diplomate, American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry

Board Certified in Primary Care in Podiatric Medicine

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.


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 and the Texas Podiatric Medical Association. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine.  He is also Board Certified by the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry, Primary Care in Podiatric Medicine.  He is on staff at both Baylor-Waxahachie in Waxahachie, Texas as well as  Ennis Regional Medical Center in Ennis, Texas.

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