Russell Buttars, MD

Services Offered

Services Offered
Achilles Repair, Tumor/cyst excision, Tendon lengthening, Joint fusion, Bone fusion, Ankle scope, Ankle joint replacement, Ligament Repairs, Fracture repair

Speaks

Speaks
English

Biography

Biography
Dr Buttars is a native of Cache Valley. Graduated from Utah State University. Graduated from Samuel Merritt University with a Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine in the Bay Area. Completed surgical residency at Providence Cedars-Sinai-Tarzana Medical Center in Southern California. Employed by Kaiser Permanente as a reconstructive surgeon/traumatologist and Sports Med. Resident Liaison.

Dr Buttars is double board certified and a fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons.

In his spare time, Dr Buttars can be found enjoying the outdoors with his children, involved in community service, or doing DIY projects.

Education

Education
● Utah State University
Undergraduate Degree
2000
● Samuel Merritt University
Medical School
2004
● Encino Tarzana Providence / Cedar Sinai Medical Center
Residency
2007