Comprehensive Foot & Ankle Care
Groves Foot & Ankle is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for patients of all ages with foot, ankle, and leg disorders. Through top tier training and extensive clinical experience, patients receive the right balance of medical, surgical, and common sense knowledge to provide the highest level of customized advanced treatment in a comfortable and friendly environment.
MACK JAY GROVES IV, DPM
Board Certified Foot & Ankle Surgeon*
Dr. Groves is a New Orleans native and founder of Groves Foot & Ankle. Following graduation from Loyola University in New Orleans and Temple University’s School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Dr. Groves completed the esteemed three-year foot and ankle surgical residency at Northlake Regional Medical Center (currently DeKalb Medical Center) in Tucker, Georgia where he received rigorous training by leaders in the specialty. During his post-graduate training, Dr. Groves also completed a trauma fellowship in Hamburg, Germany.
Dr. Groves is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery* in both Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Groves is an active member of the Louisiana Podiatric Medical Association where he has served as President and is an active faculty member of The Podiatry Institute where he has served as Chairman.
Sharing an equal passion for developing young practitioners and continuing the education of seasoned professionals, Dr. Groves lectures nationally and is the author of several publications. As a private practitioner, he is a respected clinical leader and statewide consultant in treating common and uncommon conditions of the foot and ankle.
Personally, Dr. Groves enjoys outdoor activities, photography, and sharing time with his family and his beloved wife, Therese.
Foot & Ankle Conditions
Expert Foot & Ankle Care
Unlike other specialties, 100% of our practice is dedicated to healing conditions of the foot and ankle. Dr. Groves’ life experiences are uniquely suited to helping patients reach their functional goals.
He holds the profession’s pinnacle board certifications and state licensure status. Most important to patient care is Dr. Groves’ dedication to both discovering the primary source and recommending durable solutions for each patient’s foot & ankle condition.
Unlike large institutions, our private practice allows a more personalized and comfortable environment, which patients find conducive to improved access and care. Our ability to deliver exceptional care is founded upon an extraordinary office staff. Our team is remarkable, and their intentions and actions are aligned with the mission of our practice.
Dr. Groves and his team are amazing. Previous to this time, I had 2 procedures done with another doctor and was traumatized by it. Dr. Grove and his team welcomed me and changed my perspective of foot procedures. His technique was not as invasive and was way less painful than the previous ones I experienced from another doctor. Dr. Grove and his team are extremely professional, nice, and caring & made my experience incredibly positive. The only regret I have is not have met them before. Cecilia M., Google Review
Dr. Groves and his staff are very heartwarming, knowledgeable, thorough, gentle, and compassionate. They work together like a close nit family. I would definitely recommend them to everyone who has the need for their services. Suzanne N., Google Review