Foot & Ankle Surgeon

Dr. Alexxis D. Cary, DPM, AACFAS

Dr. Alexxis Cary is an Iowa native and is thrilled to serve her home state. She grew up in Gilbertville, IA and attended Don Bosco. She was a competitive gymnast, which led to her introduction to foot and ankle surgery after an injury. 

She received her Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from Iowa State University followed by her medical education at Des Moines University, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. She then completed her surgical residency at University Health Lakewood in Kansas City with a credential in Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery.

Dr. Cary is board qualified with the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. She has experience in a variety of foot and ankle pathologies including bunion and hammertoe deformities, flatfoot deformities, sports related injuries, trauma, diabetic Charcot reconstruction and limb salvage, and wound care. She is also trained in minimally invasive techniques for foot and ankle surgery. She values creating individualized treatment options and forming a trusting relationship with her patients. 

In her free time, Dr. Cary enjoys spending time with her family, watching sports, doing home DIY projects, sewing, and traveling.