Dr. Carey Clifton is a native of Louisiana and alumnus of Louisiana State University. Following his undergraduate studies in Baton Rouge, he earned his doctorate degree in podiatric medicine from Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa. He then completed a foot and ankle surgical residency at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, a Level 1 Trauma Center, in Des Moines. Dr. Clifton has been fortunate to present research at both the state and national levels over the course of his training. He enjoys getting people back to a healthy lifestyle both surgically and non-operatively. Dr. Clifton enjoys working with patients and providing them options for their care. He believes the patient is the center of their health and works to provide a teamwork approach in their medical care. Outside of the office, Dr. Clifton is an avid outdoorsman and LSU fan, enjoys cooking, traveling to national parks, being active in the community and spending time with his family.
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Des Moines University - Des Moines, IA
Iowa Methodist Medical Center - Des Moines, IA