Podiatrist - Elmhurst
277 N. York Rd
Elmhurst, IL 60126


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  Dr. Robert M. Turf, DPM


Dr. Robert M. Turf, DPM --

Dr. Robert M. Turf - Elmhurst PodiatristAs one of the busiest podiatric surgeons in Chicago for over 30 years, Dr. Turf feels his extraordinary experience enables him to handle the most unusual and complex problems.  He prides himself in his ability to diagnosis the problem and communicate in a most understandable and knowledgeable and emphatic manner. 

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Certifications Board certified as Diplomat by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Hospital Affiliations

Alexian Brothers Medical Center
Elk Grove Village, IL

Oak Park Hospital
Oak Park, Illinois

Elmhurst Outpatient Surgery Center
Elmhurst, Illinois

York Road Surgical Facility
Elmhurst, Illinois

Loyola Ambulatory Surgery Center
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Hinsdale Surgery Center
Hinsdale, Illinois

Professional Organizations American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
American Podiatric Medical Association
Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
American Board of Podiatric Surgery


Undergraduate Northern Illinois University
Professional School Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine
Post Graduate Training Podiatric Surgical Residency
Northlake-St. Anne’s Hospital, Northlake, Illinois
Special Interests Dr. Turf is an avid runner having run over 30,000 miles.  He is aware of the patients’ needs to have their problems diagnosed and to return as quickly as possible to pain-free full activity.  Our desire is not to restrict your ability to be active but to enhance it.
Accomplishments Dr. Turf has lectured extensively nationally on the topics of foot reconstruction, correction of failed foot surgery and deep wound infection.  He has authored many articles on the same topics.  Dr. Turf has trained over 100 podiatric surgeons.

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