Serving Chicagoland
and Surrounding Suburbs

Board Certified in Foot and
Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

About Us



We are dedicated to providing a high level of care to patients of all ages in an atmosphere that encourages patient involvement. Our medical and surgical care includes complete care of the foot and ankle.

Our goal at Mitchell Foot & Ankle is to provide superior customer service and patient care while maintaining cost efficient care. We have and continue to gain acceptance into many healthcare insurance plans as a preferred provider.

Our on-site surgical facility has been awarded accreditation from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) earning us the Gold Seal of Approval. This voluntary process demonstrates our commitment in obtaining AND maintaining the national standards for providing quality healthcare in the safest environment.


About Dr. Mitchell

As a native Chicagoan, Dr. Chuck Mitchell, DPM, FACFAS, earned his undergraduate and masters degree from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. Later, he graduated with a cum laude honors degree from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery in Chicago. Dr. Mitchell’s training followed with 3 years of hospital based residency training that focused on conservative and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. In his final year of surgical training, Dr. Mitchell was selected as the chief resident in which he advanced his skills while proctoring junior residents and podiatric medical students. Upon entering private practice, Dr. Mitchell continued his teaching through working with residents and students at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center and the former Michael Reese Hospital.


Dr. Mitchell has been treating patients on the South Side of Chicago since completing his training and is conveniently located in Hyde Park near the University of Chicago campus just off Lakeshore Drive at 47th and Lake Park.

Dr. Mitchell specializes in advanced surgical and non surgical treatment of all foot and ankle disorders including: bunions, hammer toes, heel and arch pain, plantar fasciitis, tendon injuries and ruptures, fractured bones of the foot and ankle, ingrown toenails and many more!

About Dr. Cowan

Dr. Jeremy Cowan, DPM was born and raised in Chicago. He received a degree in Psychology and pre-med at Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago, going on to get his medical education from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery in Chicago.  Dr. Cowan completed his residency at one of Chicago’s most respected training facilities, Cook County Hospital. Dr. Cowan then began to work in private practice in the Chatham neighborhood and has been caring for patients on Chicago’s South Side for 20 years.
Dr. Cowan is able to treat a wide range of conditions, affecting the foot and ankle, with a special focus on caring for the special concerns of the feet in patients with diabetes and the elderly.
Dr. Cowan speaks Spanish fluently.
Dr. Jeremy Cowan, DPM nació y creció en Chicago. Recibió su titulo en Psicología y Pre-Medicina de la Universidad de Northeastern Illinois en Chicago, y obtuvo su doctorado en podiatría del College de Medicina y Cirugía Podiátrica del Dr. William M. Scholl en Chicago. Dr. Cowan hizo su residencia en uno de los programas de entrenamiento más respetados de Chicago el Hospital del Condado de Cook. Dr. Cowan comenzó a trabajar en un consultorio privado en el barrio de Chatham y ha estado cuidando pacientes en el Sur de Chicago por 20 años.

Dr. Cowan puede tratar una amplia variedad de dolencias, que afectan el pie y el tobillo, con un enfoque especial en el tratamiento de las enfermedades de los pies en pacientes con diabetes y los ancianos.
Dr. Cowan habla español.

Mitchell Foot & Ankle

1338 E 47th St.
Chicago, IL 60653

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