peoria • pekin • east peoria

Our Doctors

Jeffrey R. Ruskusky, DPM

Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Active Staff Podiatrist, St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria, IL
  • Active Staff Podiatrist, Pekin Hospital, Pekin, IL
  • Associate Staff Podiatrist, Proctor Community Hospital, Peoria, IL
  • Associate Staff Podiatrist, Methodist Medical Center, Peoria, IL
  • Courtesy Staff Podiatrist, Graham Hospital, Canton, IL

Education

  • Peoria Notre Dame High School, 1992 Graduate
  • St. Louis University, B.S. Biology, 1996 Graduate
    • Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity Rush Chairman and Pledge Educator
    • Alpha Phi Omega, service fraternity
    • President Student Ambassador
    • President Oriflame, Freshman Orientation
    • Who's Who Among University Students
    • Cum Laude
  • Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, 2000 Graduate
    • Alpha Gamma Kappa, professional podiatry fraternity
    • President, Alpha Gamma Kappa 1999
    • Student Representative to the Board of Directors of Scholl
  • College of Podiatric Medicine, 1999
    • Participated i
    • marn Foot Care for the Homeless program
    • Participated in numerous fund raising and service activities

Organizations and Memberships

  • Member, Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
  • Member, American Podiatric Medical Associations
  • Associate, American College of Foot Surgeons

Suzanne S. White, DPM

Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Residency Training

  • Michael Resse Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2 yr surgical 2001-2003

Education

  • Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, 1997-2001 D.P.M., May 2001
  • Central Michigan University, 1991-1996 B.S., Biology 1996

Honors and Awards

  • Zone 1 Student Scholarship, 2000
  • Finalist for Fedar Award, 1999
  • Academic Excellence Award, Zeta Tau Alpha, 1992-1996
  • Dean’s List Central Michigan University, 1992

Organizations and Memberships

  • Student Chapter of American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, President,1999-2000
  • Scholl Ambassador, 1998-2001
  • Sports Medicine Club, 1998-2001
  • Student Chapter of ACFAOM, 1998-2001
  • Practice Management Club, 1998-2001
  • Student Advisory Board, 1998-2001
  • Fundraising Committee Class 2001, 1998-2001
  • Student Representative of SCACFAS to Class 2001, 1997-1999

Gretchen M. Evans, DPM

Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Staff, Pekin Memorial Hospital
  • Staff, St. Francis Medical Center
  • Staff, Methodist Medical CenterStaff, Proctor Hospital
  • Staff, Graham Hospital
  • Speaker on Diabetic Foot Problems

Education

  • Temple University Health Systems, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Podiatric Surgical Residency, July 1998 - June 1999
  • Temple University Health Systems, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Rotating Podiatric Residency, July 1997 - June 1999
  • Des Moines Osteopathic Medical School, Des Moines, Iowa, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, D.P.M. Degree, June 1997
  • DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, B.S. Degree, June 1993