The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our Doctor's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Dr. David Blumfield
Dr. Blumfield is a board certified foot and ankle surgeon. He is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.
He graduated with a B.S. in Biology at Wilkes University. He received his D.P.M. from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia. His Residency was done here in Houston at the Harris County Podiatric Surgical Residency Program, where he was the Chief resident. He has been Chief of Podiatric Surgery at the Houston V.A., Del Oro Hospital and currently at Memorial Herman Memorial City Hospital.
He is professionally interested in sports medicine, surgery of the foot and ankle including bunions and hammertoe deformities. He has a special interest in reconstructive and pediatric surgery of the foot and ankle.
Dr. Blumfield is currently on staff at Texas Children’s, Memorial City, Christus St. Catherine, First Street, West Houston and Methodist Willowbrook Hospitals’. He also works at First Street, and Oprex surgical centers.
He is on all the major insurance plans. These include: Aetna, United health care, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Cigna, and Medicare. Please look in the insurance section for the full list.
He is the father of five children and one grandchild. In his spare time he enjoys taking the family to Disney World. He also enjoys playing golf, working out and going to Texans games. His real passion is baseball and the Yankees.
Dr. Michael Mineo
Dr. Mineo is a board certified foot and ankle surgeon. He is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
He attended undergraduate school at Geneva College in Beaver Falls, PA. He received his D.P.M. from Kent University of Podiatric Medicine in Ohio. His residency was done at Oak Cliff Community Hospital in Dallas, TX
Dr. Mineo’s professional interest is in General Podiatry, including bunions and hammertoes, with special interest in forefoot surgery. He also treats pediatric and adult foot conditions requiring custom made orthotics.
Dr. Mineo is currently on staff at Memorial Hermann, Memorial City, and Katy Memorial Hermann. He is also on staff at Oprex Town Park outpatient Surgical Center, and First Street outpatient Surgical Center.
He is on all major insurance plans. These include: Aetna, United Health Care, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Cigna and Medicare. Please look in the insurance section for the full list.
Dr. Mineo is married and is the father to three son’s and five grandchildren. In his spare time he enjoys old model trains, refurbishing antique cars and spending weekends in Galveston with his grandchildren. He is also the co-founder of Harris County Podiatric Surgical Residency Program.
Dr. Jorge Matuk
Dr. Matuk is a Board qualified in Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and of the American Board of Podiatry Surgery.
He graduated as M.D. at Cartagena University, School of Medicine in Colombia, S.A. and, he received his Orthopedic Degree in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Here in the U.S., he received his D.P.M degree from Barry University School of Podiatry in Miami, FL.. His residency was done in Houston, TX at Kingwood Medical Center, where he was the chief resident. Dr. Matuk has a great background formation and is ready to offer you a full range of cutting-edge technology for different treatments.
Dr. Matuk’s interests include but are not limited to, sports medicine, arthroscopy, reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, flat foot treatments, diabetic foot care, and wound care treatments.
Dr. Matuk is currently on staff at Memorial Hermann Memorial City, Christus St. Catherine, Methodist Willowbrook, Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center, Kingwood Medical Center, West Houston Medical Center, First Street, Memorial Hermann Memorial Village Surgery Center, Oprex Surgery Center.
He is on all major insurance plans. These include: Aetna, United Health Care, Blue cross Blue shield, Cigna, And Medicare. Please look in the insurance section for the full list.
He and his wife, Anna, are the proud parents of three children: Isabella, Anna, and Daniella – all of whom keep their parents on their toes!
In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family cooking and traveling. He also enjoys Soccer, and now in the Houston area he has become a Texans fan.