Dr. Mark Maurer is board certified in foot and ankle surgery with extensive experience in a wide range of foot and ankle conditions and treatments. He has particular experience in advanced procedures such as minimally invasive surgeries and total ankle joint replacements. He prioritizes educating his patients on their conditions and the conservative and surgical treatment options. Patient satisfaction and optimal healing are his top goals.
He was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. He received his doctorate degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia where was qualified for memberships into the Stirling-Harford-DiPrimio Honorary Anatomical Society and Pi Delta National Podiatry Honor Society.
Following podiatric medical school, Dr. Maurer completed a three year foot and ankle surgical residency at Crozer Medical Center near Philadelphia, PA. He received extensive training in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, trauma, limb salvage and wound care. Two months were spent in the International Limb Lengthening Center at The Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics in Baltimore, MD where he received additional training in complex reconstructive correction of adult and pediatric limb deformities with emphasis on external fixation.
While chief resident, Dr. Maurer was selected to represent the Podiatry Department at Crozer Medical Center to receive Physician-Patient Satisfaction training which he, in turn, delivered to all attendings and residents. This training has helped improve his relationship with his patients, gaining a better understanding of how to help them understand and follow through with the care being given. It has added to the quality and satisfaction of their care.
Dr. Maurer is an avid runner and completed his first marathon in St. George, UT in 2016. He especially enjoys spending time outdoors and playing sports with his wife, two daughters and son. He has been practicing in Pueblo since 2012 and has enjoyed living in Southern Colorado and considers it a privilege to provide foot and ankle care in this area.
Dr. Maurer specializes in the following:
- Minimally-invasive bunion and hammertoe surgery
- Total ankle joint replacement
- Flat foot and Cavus foot (high arch) reconstruction
- Achilles tendon surgery
- Charcot reconstruction
- External Fixation including circular frames
- Foot and ankle fracture care