Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

Department of Specialty Care

Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

Robert A. Atwell, D.P.M., FACFAS

Abigail L. Elliott, DPM, AACFAS


Monday - Tuesday 8 am – 5 pm
Wednesday 9 am – 5 pm
Thursday 9 am – Noon
Friday 8 am – Noon

Located at 809 Coshocton Avenue, Mount Vernon.

He has practiced in the Mount Vernon area since 1980, is an Ohio native and an alumni of The Ohio State University.

Dr. Atwell is a fellow of the American College of Foot Surgeons and a Diplomate with the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.

What is a Podiatrist?

A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM), also known as a podiatric physician or surgeon. Podiatrists diagnose and treat conditions of the foot, ankle, and related structures of the leg.*

Diabetes & Neuropathy

  • Preventive care
  • Treatment of Minor and/or Severe Foot Infections
  • Charcot Foot
  • Peripheral Neuropathy


  • Arthritis of the foot
  • Bunions
  • Corns/Calluses
  • Gout Attacks
  • Mallet, Hammer and Claw Toes
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pressure Ulcers of the foot
  • Heal Pain
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Tendinitis of the foot

*Source: http://www.apma.org/learn/content.cfm?ItemNumber=992&navItemNumber=558