Dr. Heady is a board certified
orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle surgery. After receiving
his bachelor's and master's degrees in Physics from Kansas
and the California Institute of Technology, he went on to receive his medical
degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Wichita
in 1996. He then completed a five-year residency in orthopaedic surgery at Greenville
in Greenville, S.C.
In addition, Dr. Heady completed a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at
the University of Texas
Medical Branch in Galveston,
At Kansas Orthopaedic
Center, Dr. Heady feels his role
in caring for the patient is to accurately diagnose the patient's condition
so that he may educate and guide the patient in making the best treatment
choices based on the available medical information along with the patient's
personal needs. Dr. Heady and his treatment team can then help the patient
implement the chosen treatment. Dr. Heady firmly believes in drawing upon all
of the expertise of the members of his team to make these goals attainable.
Dr. Heady serves on staff at Via Christi Health System, Wesley
and Surgery Center of Kansas. He is also a member of the American
Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons,
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Christian Medical and Dental
Society, Kansas Medical Society, and the Medical Society of Sedgwick County.
Growing up on a farm in southeastern Kansas,
Dr. Heady enjoys the outdoors including fishing, hunting, gardening and
flying kites. Indoors, you will find him working with computers, cooking in
the kitchen or enjoying a book on science fiction, fantasy or Christian
literature. Dr. Heady also enjoys doing short-term mission trips.
Dr. Heady enjoys traveling with his family to zoos, beaches, children’s
museums and participating in church activities.
Dr. Heady treats the