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Knoxville Podiatrist | Knoxville Kelly S. Bumpus, DPM | TN | Knoxville Footcare |

Knoxville Footcare

Ivan N. Cooper, D.P.M.  |  Kelly S. Bumpus, D.P.M. |  Danielle L Malin D.P.M.

Located on University of Tennessee Medical Campus
1932 Alcoa Highway Building C, Suite 480
Knoxville, TN 37920

                  (865) 632-5700

Kelly S. Bumpus, DPM



  • Residency Training,Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, DPM/Department of Orthopedics July 2011- July 2014
  • DPM Kent State University College of Podiatric  Medicine, Independence, OH  Distinction (magna cum laude) June 2011
  • BS The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Biology, Chemistry June 2004

Honors and Awards

  • Half Tuition Scholarship Recipient For maintenance of 4.0 GPA 2008-2011
  • Unsung Hero Award  In honor of significant professional contributions not previously recognized 2011
  • Educational Resources Award of Excellence Recognition as a dedicated supplemental instructor and tutor 2011
  • Dr. Morton M. Polokoff Orthotics Award Excellence in clinical endeavors 2011
  • Pi Delta National Podiatry Honor Society Recognition of Outstanding Scholastic Achievement 2011
  • Glass Slipper Keynote Speaker Half Tuition Recipient Rally 2010

Teaching Experience

Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, OH 2007-2013

  • Doctorate courses averaging 120 students per semester
  • Guest Lecturer, Physical Diagnosis
  • Guest Lecturer, Biochemistry
  • Guest Lecturer, Physiology
  • Guest Lecture, Radiology

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 2011

  • Doctorate courses averaging 60 students per semester Guest Lecturer, Physical Diagnosis
  • Guest Lecturer, Biochemistry
  • Guest Lecturer, Physiology

Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, OH 2007-2010 Supplemental Instruction,

  • Physiology, Biochemistry, Anatomy
  • Separate 30 min weekly-biweekly course instruction with developed quiz material


    Book Chapters

  • Bumpus K, Nail Disorders. Indian Textbook of Orthopedic Trauma. 2013.

Journal Publications

  • Osher LS, Blazer MM, Bumpus K. “Appearance of Osteolysis with Melorheostosis: Redefining the Disease or a New Disorder? A Novel Case Report with Multimodality Imaging.” J Foot Ankle Surg. 2013 May(1). pp. 204-211.
  • Bumpus K, Maier MA. “The ABCs of Wound Care.: Curr Cardiol Rep. 2013 Apr;15(4):346.
  • Venkatachalam S, Bumpus K, Kapadia SR, Gray B, Lyden S, Shishehbor MH. “The nutcracker syndrome.” Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Nov;25(8):1154-64.


  • Graft Jacket as an Interpositional Arthroplasty in Fourth Metatarsal Head Resection. Fall Classic, 2013.
  • Arthrex Biocartilage: A Technique Guide. Fall Classic 2013.
  • Myxoid Liposarcoma. Fall Classic, 2013.
  • Trim It Pins, A Technique Guide. Fall Classic 2012.
  • Chondromyxoid Fibroma of the Calcaneus. Fall Classic 2011.

Presentations and Invited Lectures

  • Keynote Address, “Morning of the Bizarre,” Fall Classic Conference, 2012
  • Keynote Address, “Fibromyxoid Sarcoma,” Southeast Regional Conference, 2012

Professional Training

  • Ultrasound Workshop Kent StateUniversity, Orlando, FL, 2012 Description: Application of US in lower extremity
  • AO Basic/Advanced Training La Jolla, CA, 2013

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, 2007-Present

Professional Service

  • Mentorship Program KSUCPM Provide guidance for a student throughout medical school 2013-present
  • Cleveland Homeless Stand down Free Pedal exams and care for the homeless 2012
  • Cleveland Clinic Health Fair Free pedal exams and care for the general population 2012
  • Career Day and Mentoring Garfield Heights Elementary School 2007-2008 Dayton University 2009
Knoxville Podiatrist Knoxville Footcare is a poidiatry office providing Kelly S. Bumpus, DPM, orthopedic, pain, diabetes, bunions and much more in Knoxville, TN. We also do Achilles Tendonitis, Allergic Contact Dermatitis , Athlete's Foot, Brachymetatarsia, Bunions, Calluses, Diabetic Foot Care, Flatfoot (Fallen Arches), Ganglions, Haglund's Deformity, Hallux Rigidus, Hammertoes, Heel Pain/Fasciitis, Infections, Injuries, Ingrown Toenails, Metatarsalgia, Morton's Neuroma, Onychomycosis, Osteoarthritis, Pediatric Foot Care, Plantar Warts, Plantar Fasciitis, Posterior Tibial Dysfunction, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Running Injuries, Sesamoiditis, Sprains/Strains, Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Tailor's Bunion, Tendonitis, Toe Deformities, Xerosis and all work related in the 37920 area and surrounding areas in Knoxville