Michael J. Burns, DPM
Dr. Burns is a diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Foot Surgeons, the American College of Foot Orthopedists, and the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.
Dr. Burns continues to be an active speaker for professional groups and organizations. When free time permits, he likes to pursue his interests in archaeology, flying, golf, kayaking and cross-country skiing.
Kate Johnson, DPM
Following medical school, Dr. Johnson relocated to Phoenix, Arizona for a three year surgical residency at Maricopa Medical Center. Her podiatric training included reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, traumatic injury correction, diabetic limb salvage, wound and burn care, sports medicine, lower extremity biomechanics and pediatrics.
Dr. Johnson is delighted to have the opportunity to join the remarkable team of doctors at A Step Ahead Foot and Ankle Center. Her goals are to practice inclusive and personalized treatment for a wide variety of foot and ankle problems.
Dr. Johnson has an avid interest in history, languages and folk music. She also loves traveling and exploring the outdoors, and spends much of her free time gardening, kayaking, climbing, caving and hiking in the mountains with her husband and three dogs.
Chad M. Knutsen, DPM
Dr. Knutsen is a member of the Colorado Podiatric Medical Association and the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Knutsen enjoys spending time with his family: his wife, Victoria, two daughters, Bria and Tori and son, Mitchell. His recreational activities include fishing, boating, and numerous outdoor activities.
Robert C. Schulte, DPM
Dr. Schulte is a member of the Colorado Podiatric Medical Association and the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Schulte enjoys golf, skiing, hiking and various other outdoor activities.