Joseph Dahlin, DPM, is now seeing patients in Delta. Dr. Dahlin specializes in reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery, foot and ankle injuries and/or deformities, sports medicine, pediatric foot/ankle conditions and foot/ankle arthritis. Dr. Dahlin is seeing patients at Internal Medicine Associates, 1450 Burgess Street.
Dr. Dahlin earned his doctor of podiatric medicine degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, Ill., and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Iowa. He completed his residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Ill. Dr. Dahlin has additional training in reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery and has been recognized internationally for his post-graduate research.
Dr. Dahlin moved to western Colorado in the summer of 2015 from the windy city of Chicago. "My family and I are so happy to call Colorado home. We have enjoyed all the beauty that surrounds this area," he said.
"We are very pleased to have Dr. Dahlin on our team of highly respected and trained podiatrists. He is a great asset to our community, both personally and professionally," says Dr. Charles Daniel, owner of Grand Valley Foot and Ankle Center.
"I'm looking forward to serving the people of Delta and developing quality patient relationships. A positive patient experience is a top priority for me and my goal is to always get people back on their feet again with as little pain as possible," explained Dr. Dahlin.
In his free time Dr. Dahlin enjoys being in the outdoors with his wife and two young children. He enjoys hiking, climbing, biking, and skiing and he's thrilled to have all of those activities right in his own backyard.
Patients looking to schedule an appointment with Dr. Dahlin can call (970) 245-FEET.
Two accidents involving school property are proving costly for Delta County Joint School District, district business manager Jim Ventrello reported last week. Both incidents involved uninsured drivers, forcing the school district to file claims with its insurance provider and pay deductibles of $10,000.