As a foot surgeon in Farmington, NM and Gallup, NM, Dr. Micah Tovey’s approach to treatment is centered on prompt diagnosis, early intervention, and preventative care. He describes himself as a “conservative surgeon”. His goal is to make sure to take the time needed with each of his patients to address their concerns and provide the podiatric care possible.
Prior to deciding on a career in medicine, Dr. Micah Tovey participated in research at the Portland VA Research Foundation and Oregon Health and Science University in the field of neuroimmunology, primarily studying the molecular causes of Multiple Sclerosis. In order to pursue his medical degree, Dr. Micah Tovey attended Des Moines University, where he earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree. He continued his medical education at Tacoma General Hospital, where he received his residency training in foot and ankle surgery.
When Dr. Tovey has free time he loves to spend it with his lovely wife and children, exploring his surroundings, traveling, and reading.