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About Us

Welcome to our practice, a renowned center for foot and ankle surgery in Texas. As specialists
in orthopedic foot and ankle care, we dedicate ourselves to providing comprehensive services to
ensure optimal health, comfort, and mobility. Our journey began over three decades ago,
entrenched in the dynamic community of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Over time, while the
face of medicine has changed, our unwavering commitment to providing exemplary care to our
patients has remained our driving force.

Our Journey

Our story is about commitment, passion, and the relentless pursuit of medical excellence. From modest beginnings, we have grown into a trusted authority in the field of orthopedic care, diagnosing and treating a wide range of conditions and playing a part in the health stories of countless individuals. Reflecting on our journey, we take immense pride in our growth and accomplishments and remain deeply motivated to continue serving our community with top-tier healthcare services. The path we’ve traveled is a testament to our commitment to patient care and clinical excellence, but it’s just the beginning of what we aim to achieve.

State-of-the-art Facilities

Our practice features state-of-the-art offices equipped with the latest diagnostic equipment systems. We’ve centralized these crucial services to eliminate the need for you to travel to multiple locations for essential imaging. With these advanced diagnostic tools at our disposal, we can provide faster, more accurate diagnoses and expedite the planning of treatment options, allowing us to start your road to recovery sooner.


A Patient-Centered Approach

The foundation of our practice is a solid commitment to patient-centered care. We don’t just treat conditions, we see and understand the individual behind the symptoms. Our promise to you is to provide personalized care that considers not just your medical needs but also your lifestyle, activities, and personal health goals. From the initial diagnosis to treatment and throughout the recovery process, we walk with you every step of the way. We make it a priority to ensure you are thoroughly informed about your condition, understand your treatment options, and feel confident and supported in the health choices you make.

Our Mission and Vision

Our mission is simple yet powerful: to significantly improve the quality of life of our patients through outstanding orthopedic care. We believe in the inherent right of everyone to lead a life free of pain and discomfort and do everything in our power to make this a reality. Our vision is to position ourselves as a leader in orthopedic care, not only in Texas but across the nation, recognized for our unwavering commitment to patient health, our highly skilled team, and our innovative approach to treatment.


Surgical Excellence

Our team of top-rated orthopedic surgeons demonstrates unwavering dedication to patient health and a consistent commitment to surgical excellence. We utilize a range of advanced surgical techniques, including minimally invasive arthroscopic methods and state-of-the-art robotic surgical solutions, even for total joint replacement procedures. Our primary objective is always to minimize trauma to the body, reduce hospital stays, and ensure a speedier, more comfortable recovery for our patients.


Chris Sakowski

Dr. Chris Sakowski, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon based in Plano and Dallas, Texas. Specializing in advanced techniques such as total ankle replacement, foot and ankle arthroscopy, and bunion correction. Dr. Sakowski’s journey began in Arlington, Texas, followed by undergraduate studies at the University of Texas at Austin and medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.

Afterward, he completed his residency at the University of Southern California/Los Angeles County Hospital and a fellowship at Baltimore’s Institute of Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy Hospital. Now back in Texas with his wife and dog, Dr. Sakowski is committed to providing high-quality foot and ankle care to Dallas metroplex residents.


Emma Jones

Hailing from the vibrant city of Dallas, Texas, Emma’s journey began in the heart of the Lone Star State. In 2016, she proudly earned her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences from Texas A&M University, setting the stage for her passion for healthcare. Her educational pursuit led her to Barry University, where she successfully completed her Master’s of Clinical Medical Science in 2020.

Beyond her professional pursuits, Emma thrives on making memories with her husband, Ben, friends, and family. Her adventurous spirit finds expression in her love for travel, skiing, tennis, and cycling.

Cailin Eby

Cailin was born and raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and is a recent graduate of the University of Oklahoma, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Health and Exercise Science with a minor in Italian. Cailin is actively pursuing her goal of becoming a Physician Assistant.

Cailin shares her space in Dallas with her two feline companions, Cricket and Skeeter. Outside of her academic pursuits, she enjoys activities such as yoga, reading, and running.


Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services

Alongside our superior surgical services, we also offer a modern sports medicine and physical therapy clinic. Here, patients can receive customized exercise and strengthening plans, specialized sports performance training, and extensive rehabilitative care. We believe in holistic treatment plans and incorporate post-treatment care to ensure you recover fully and swiftly.

Accessible Care

We recognize the urgency that often accompanies orthopedic issues. That’s why we make it a priority to offer prompt care for urgent situations, aiming to respond within 24 hours of a request. Our patient-centric approach extends to our scheduling, with flexible appointment options throughout the week to accommodate even the busiest of schedules. We understand that life doesn’t stop for medical appointments, and we strive to minimize disruption to your daily routine while ensuring you receive the timely care you need. We take every step to ensure both new and existing patients can access the orthopedic care they need when they need it most.

Start Your Journey Towards Better Health with Us

Regardless of your circumstance, whether you’re an athlete keen on returning to your sport, an office worker seeking relief from persistent discomfort, or a senior determined to maintain mobility and independence, we are here to support you. We aim to help you reach your health goals and enable you to enjoy a healthier, more active life. Are you ready to take the first step towards improved health? Contact us today to schedule your appointment. We eagerly look forward to welcoming you to our practice and partnering with you on your journey to a healthier, more comfortable life.


Contact Us

We are wholeheartedly committed to restoring your mobility and improving your quality of life. Don't hesitate to contact us today to schedule an appointment. Take the first step on your journey towards better foot and ankle health with us.

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