Areas of Interest
Dr. Knabel is trained in all aspects of the foot and ankle and has special interest in sports medicine, bunion correction, ankle arthroscopic surgery, fracture care, and complex reconstructive procedures.
- Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
- Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, Trauma & Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot & Ankle
Dr. Benjamin Knabel (Dr. Ben) was born and raised in Dubuque, Iowa. He attended The University of Iowa, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. During his Junior year at Iowa, Ben spent the summer working as a missionary in Cotija, Mexico providing free health care specializing in Dermatology. From there he graduated from medical school at the Scholl College in Chicago with a Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine where he was president of the academic fraternity Kappa Tau Epsilon.
Sturdy Memorial Associates Physician
The American Podiatric Medical Association
The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS)