Kristen Biel, DPM
Dr. Kristen Biel is a native Houstonian, and has been working since the Summer of 2011, after completing her doctorate school and residency program. She has always been a patient advocate, and her passion of lower extremity health led her to foot and ankle care for all ages. Dr. Biel is regarded by her patients as an attentive, gentle and caring physician.
Dr. Biel began her healthcare journey by earning a BS degree in Biology from Texas A&M Univeristy in 2004. Gig ‘em!! She then got her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) in 2008 from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago. Her post-graduate surgical residency training then brought her back to Houston where she held the position of Chief Resident and graduated in 2011. Her many years of schooling consisted of comprehensive training in trauma and reconstruction of the foot and ankle, including sports medicine, wound care, limb salvage and diabetic palliative care. Other rotations consisted in subspecialties of general, vascular and plastic surgery. This extensive training helped build the strong foundation that Dr. Biel now uses with her patients.
Throughout her career, Dr. Biel has remained involved and affiliated with various foot and ankle associations and also participates in local health fairs, and is Treasures of the Harris County Podiatric Medical Society. She is also a local representative for the Texas Podiatric Medical Association and is also an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Biel is also a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Her leisure time and passions consist of deep sea fishing, spending time with family and her two dogs, and baking.