Jesse Burks D.P.M.
Bowen Hefley Orthopedics
Dr. Burks is a native of Benton, Arkansas, and he returned to the area with his wife and three sons to begin practicing in 1999. Prior to this, Dr. Burks completed his residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at Winona Memorial Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana, and a trauma and reconstructive surgery fellowship at Graz University in Graz, Austria.
Dr. Burks has published more than 20 papers and has had the opportunity to lecture both nationally and internationally. He is closely involved in the development and use of new surgical implants, and his special interests include total ankle arthroplasty and reconstruction of the severely deformed foot and ankle using Ilizarov techniques.
Undergraduate: Des Moines University College of Health Sciences
Medical School: Des Moines University College of Pediatric Medicine and Surgery 1996
Certification(s): D.P.M., American Board of Pediatric Surgery, Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
Residency: Winona Memorial Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana
Fellowship: Graz University, Graz, Austria
Additional Professional Memberships: Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Faculty, AO North America; Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Surgery; American Pediatric Medical Association; Arkansas Pediatric Medical Association
Family: Married, 3 children
Religious Affiliation: Orthodox Christian
Hobbies: Running, traveling with family
Original Hometown: Benton, AR