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Robert Pearson, DPM

Phelps Health Medical Group

Robert Pearson, DPM

Accepting New Patients

Offers Telehealth Visits





Special Interests

Foot and ankle injuries
Heel pain
Reconstructive foot surgery including bunion and hammertoe deformities
Diabetic foot care including wound care
Graston Therapy
Cold laser therapeutic treatments

Board Certifications

Diplomate with the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

About Me

Robert Pearson, DPM, is a podiatry specialist in Rolla and Salem, Missouri. He has over 19 years of experience in the field of podiatric medicine and podiatric surgery. He graduated from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 1999. Dr. Pearson is highly skilled in the surgical repair of foot fractures, hammertoes, heel spurs and the repair of bunions. He also is highly experienced with the care of soft tissue conditions, such as the surgical repair of ruptured tendons, neuroma decompressions, plantar warts and entrapped nerves. Also, he is trained and certified in Graston technique manipulation therapy and Lapliplasty bunion correction. An advanced service offered by Dr. Pearson is platelet rich plasma injections, which are able to treat a multitude of soft tissue injuries. He is an instructor for arthrosurface surgical implants. He was voted Best Podiatrist in The Rolla Daily News' Best of Phelps County Contest in 2006-2010 and 2012-2016.

Dr. Pearson also offers Telehealth visits, which allow patients to visit him remotely using a smartphone with audio and video capabilities.


awardDr. Pearson along with his care staff, were recognized with Awards of Excellence for achieving patient experience scores above the 90th percentile in 2019.


award Dr. Pearson won Best Podiatrist in the 2020 'Best of Phelps County' contest sponsored by The Rolla Daily News.


Education & Training

Medical School Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago, Illinois

Residency Denver, Colorado


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