About Christopher Formanek, DPM


Dr. Christopher Formanek:
Trusted podiatrist with over 20 years of experience.

Dr. Christopher Formanek is a distinguished and board-certified podiatrist with an impressive array of certificates and diplomas that underscore his expertise and dedication to the field of podiatry. 

Convenient Clinic Locations

With convenient business hours in both the Baton Rouge and Gonzales clinic, the goal of Footsteps, LLC is to be accessible to all patients. Dr. Formanek finds great satisfaction in quickly alleviating symptoms and providing patients with a plan for the future.

Staff Privileges at Premier Medical Centers​

  • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center – Baton Rouge
  • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center – Ascension
  • Baton Rouge General Hospital

Dr. Formanek’s Training and Education

  • Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center
  • Specialized reconstructive surgical foot training, St. Mary of Nazareth Hospital, Chicago
  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Physiology, University of Minnesota
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, California College of Podiatric Medicine, San Francisco
  • Diplomate Academy of Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • American College of Podiatric Physicians & Surgeons

His comprehensive training includes residency training at Los Angeles Country + University Southern California (USC) Medical Center with specialized reconstructive surgical foot training at St. Mary of Nazareth Hospital in Chicago and a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco. His educational background in Biology and Physiology from the University of Minnesota further demonstrates his commitment to understanding the intricacies of foot health.

Through clinical externships at renowned medical institutions like San Francisco General Hospital and the University of California San Francisco Medical Center, Dr. Formanek has honed his skills and gained invaluable experience in treating a diverse range of podiatric conditions. His associate membership with the Academy of Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery highlights his dedication to staying abreast of the latest advancements in podiatric care.

Dr. Formanek’s Training and Education (continued)

  • San Francisco General Hospital
  • University of California San Francisco (UCSF)/Parnassus Medical Center
  • Highland Hospital of Oakland, California
  • Veteran Administration Medical Centers of Phoenix, Tucson, and Loma Linda, Arizona
  • Naval Training Center/Marine Corp Recruitment Depot, Balboa Hospital, San Diego, California
  • Indian Health Services in Sacaton and Gila Bend, Arizona

Dedication to Providing High-Quality and Compassionate Foot Care

When you choose Dr. Christopher Formanek as your podiatrist, you can rest assured that you are in the hands of a highly qualified and compassionate professional. With clinics in Baton Rouge and Gonzales, Dr. Formanek and his team at Footsteps, LLC are committed to providing accessible and effective foot care to all patients. Schedule an appointment today to experience the exceptional level of care that Dr. Formanek offers.