Steve Yeschek, DPM, is a board-certified podiatrist at Cortese Foot & Ankle Clinic, serving patients in Normal and Pontiac, Illinois.
Dr. Yeschek received his Bachelor of Science from Loyola University Chicago in Illinois and his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago. He completed his residencies in podiatric medicine and surgery at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital in Dixon, Illinois, and Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Passionate about research in his field, Dr. Yeschek was a research assistant at Advanced Neurodiagnostics in Deerfield, Illinois, and worked with students in the CLEAR Research Program in Chicago. He’s been published in The Gerontologist, involved in a nanoss versus vitoss bone substitute case study, and involved in the annual research week at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center.
Dr. Yeschek has extensive leadership experience, attending Catalyst™ leadership by LeaderShape®, sitting on the Loyola University Chicago student judicial board, and at The United States Marine Corps Officer Candidate School in Quantico, Virginia.
He is the co-founder of Professional Podiatric Preparation, the co-founder and national liaison of ANKLE (A Newly Acquired Knowledge of the Lower Extremity), and a national residency liaison of the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons.
Dr. Yeschek is certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine and is board-qualified with the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He’s a member of the Illinois Podiatric Medical Association, American Podiatric Medical Association, and American Society of Plastic Surgeons.