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Dr. Christopher Sakowski is a board-eligible orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in foot and ankle surgery. He has specialized training in the most advanced and up-to-date techniques, including total ankle replacement, foot and ankle arthroscopy, minimally invasive bunion correction, as well as the new Cartiva procedure for arthritis of the big toe. He also specializes in the treatment of sports-related injuries, trauma, and advanced hindfoot reconstruction of the foot and ankle.

Dr. Sakowski was born and raised in Arlington, TX. After graduating from Cistercian Preparatory School he went on to receive a B.S. in Neurobiology from the University of Texas at Austin. He then obtained his medical degree at UTMB in Galveston, where he graduated magna cum laude. During medical school he performed research at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, focusing on biologic changes that occur to astronauts during spaceflight. Subsequently Dr. Sakowski left his home state to complete residency training at the University of Southern California/Los Angeles County Hospital, one of the busiest level I trauma centers in the country. He then moved across country again to complete his fellowship at the prestigious Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore.

Dr. Sakowski now lives back home in Dallas with his wife Amelia and their dog Moose. They couldn’t be happier to be back home, and are looking forward to starting a family of their own. In his free time, Dr. Sakowski enjoys cooking, traveling, golfing, watching his nieces play soccer, and playing video games.

CERTIFICATION

2014-2016
California Fluoroscopy Supervisor & Operator Permit

2013-2017
Medical Board of California

2016-2017
Maryland Board of Physicians

July 2016
Passed ABOS Part I Examination

2017-Present
Texas Medical Board

HONORS

2007
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

2009, 2010
UTMB Student Teaching Award

January 2010
Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges

TRAINING

2003-2007
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX
B.S. Neurobiology, May 19, 2007
Distinguished Scholar (Honors)

2007-2011
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX
M.D. June 4, 2011
Magna Cum Laude

2011-2012
LAC+USC Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA
Internship, Orthopaedic Surgery

2012-2016
LAC+USC Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery

2016-2017
The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy
Baltimore, MD
Fellowship, Clifford Jeng, M.D. (director)