Dr. Steven Howell is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of Kansas and completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the KU School of Medicine in Wichita. Prior to joining Kansas Orthopaedic Center, Dr. Howell completed a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, making him the first physician in the state with this type of training.

In working with patients, Dr. Howell feels that being a Wichita native is a plus. His familiarity with the people and the area helps build the trust which is an important part of his style of practicing medicine. He feels that a patient’s confidence in his abilities and judgment promotes open communication essential to successful diagnosis and treatment of orthopaedic disorders.

Dr. Howell serves on the staffs of Via Christi Health Systems, Wesley Medical Center and Surgery Center of Kansas. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Kansas Medical Society and the Medical Society of Sedgwick County.

Away from the office, Dr. Howell enjoys spending time with his children. He also likes to stay in shape by working out and playing golf.

Dr. Howell treats the following areas.
Feet and Toes
Ankles
Knees
Lower Leg

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