Wendy S. Winckelbach
Dr. Wendy Winckelbach grew up in the Greenwood area and is a graduate of Center Gove High School. She completed her undergraduate training at Indiana University with a degree in Chemistry.
She received her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from Scholl College of Chicago, Illinois in 2001. While a student, Dr. Winckelbach was awarded an Albert Schweitzer Fellowship in 1998. After receiving her DPM she completed a Post Graduate Surgical Residency at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Hobart, Indiana. She is board certified in foot surgery.
Dr. Winckelbach is proud to be a third generation podiatrist and having the opportunity to practice with her father for over a decade before Dr. J K. Winckelbach retired. She is on staff at St. Francis and Community South Hospitals. Dr. Winckelbach is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Indiana Podiatric Medical Association and Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Wendy Winckelbach specializes in many types of Foot and Ankle surgeries with special interest in diabetic foot health and limb salvage. She has been committed to educating family practice residents of the Franciscan St. Francis Health and teaching surgical techniques to podiatric residents attending the Community Westview Hospital residency programs. Additionally, Dr. Winckelbach has lectured to physician groups at St. Francis Hospitals as well as the general public on diabetic foot health.
She is podiatry section chief at St. Francis Hospital. She has also served on the board of the Indiana Podiatric Medical Association and was president of the association in 2018. She was honored by the IPMA with the Meritorious Service Award in 2017.
She and her husband Kirk live with their three sons in Greenwood.
Michael C. Carroll
Dr. Michael Carroll hails from the Chicagoland area and joined the Southside Foot Clinic in 2008. He received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Western Illinois University and completed his Podiatric Doctorate Degree from Scholl College of Chicago, Illinois in 2001. Dr. Carroll completed two Podiatric Residencies, one in Primary Podiatric Medicine at Cook County Hospital in Chicago and in Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgery at St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart, Indiana. He is currently on staff at Franciscan St. Francis Health and Community Hospital South. He also serves on the Medical Education Committee at Franciscan St. Francis Health, the Peer Review Committee of Indiana Podiatric Medical Association and as the Chief of Podiatry at Community Hospital South.
He is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Carroll has published articles for the Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association and has lectured extensively to physicians, residents, medical staff and the general public on Foot and Ankle care. He continues to educated family practice residents of the Franciscan St. Francis Health and teach surgical techniques to podiatric residents attending the Community Westview Hospital residency programs. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Indiana Podiatric Medical Association and a Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons. Dr. Carroll loves finding solutions to Complex Foot and Ankle Problems and believes each patient should be treated like family. Dr. Carroll enjoys living on the south side with his wife, Nancy, and their three beautiful children.
Dr. Kathryn Alleva was born and raised in Northwest Indiana. After graduating high school, she attended Purdue University where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. She then attended Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine where she graduated in 2017 summa cum laude with her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine.
While a student, she received multiple scholarships and awards based on academics and service to her community.
She completed a three-‐year surgical podiatric residency in Indianapolis at Community Health Network, where she served as a chief resident in her final year. While in residency, she spoke and presented abstracts at several podiatric conferences. Dr. Alleva also completed several specialized skills courses during her training.
Dr. Alleva is currently a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, American Podiatric Medical Association and Indiana Podiatric Medical Association. She is board-‐qualified in foot and reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. She remains involved in the Community Health Network podiatric residency program. Dr. Alleva is on staff at Community Hospital South and St. Francis Health.
Dr. Alleva prides herself on being a good listener and providing quality care to each and every one of her patients. She approaches treatment as if her patients are family. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and French bulldog. You may catch them out for trail walks, frequenting the local dog parks, or cheering on the Pacers & Colts on game days.