Welcome to Our Practice

Colorado Foot Institute is recognized as one of the Top Podiatric Practices in the Denver Metro Area.  Delivering exceptional quality and care to patients.  Drs. Joseph E. and Frederick S. Mechanik (also known as the FOOT MECHANIKS) are brothers and have joined together in practice. Drs. Joe and Fred grew up loving the Podiatric profession because of their parents.  Their Father is Dr. Jeffrey A. Mechanik (retired) and also a Podiatrist, alongside their Mom, (Marsha) Jean, who managed Dr. Jeff's office. The Mechanik family have had roots in Denver for close to a century. 

Dr. Joseph E Mechanik, the older brother, is dual board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is board certified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.  Dr. Joe Mechanik is one of the few podiatrist in the United States with his extensive training. He is highly regarded among his colleagues as a leader in the community for foot & ankle treatments. 

Dr. Frederick S. Mechanik is also dual board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, in Foot Surgery, and the American Board of Podiatric Medicine.  In 2018, Dr. Fred obtained Fellowship in Peripheral Nerve Surgery from the Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons. Dr. Fred received advanced fellowship training in extremity nerve surgery. He spent the last 15 years at Fort Carson, CO, proudly serving the men & women in uniform.  His training, coupled, with his clinical experience, prove extremely helpful in diagnosing and treating his patients.  

As brothers, you will find that Drs. Joe & Fred are passionate about what they do and enjoy helping the community and surrounding area. Together, they have over 40 years combined experience. Both providers are highly qualified to see and treat any ailment or condition patients may suffer from in their foot and or ankle. There are no podiatrists Denver trusts more to care for their feet! The Colorado Foot Institute can help you in all aspects of medical and surgical treatments, treating both adult and pediatric foot and ankle conditions.  

 


CERTIFYING BOARDS

American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery

American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery

Fellows of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

 

American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM)

American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM)

The Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons

The Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons