Mike D. Thaker, DPM, FACFAS

About Dr. Thaker

After obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Chemistry at SUNY at Stony Brook in NY, Dr. Thaker attended William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago. Following graduation, Dr. Thaker accepted a surgical residency position in Illinois. He returned to New York in 1986, joined a private practice, and began treating podiatric patients in midtown Manhattan. While in private practice, Dr. Thaker also served on the medical staff at numerous NYC hospitals. After 20 years of practicing in New York, Dr. Thaker and his family moved to the Atlanta area for the first time in 2006. While in Atlanta, he served on staff at Gwinnett Medical Center and obtained the highest level of surgical privileges available to a podiatric surgeon. After spending several more years practicing in NYC, Dr. Thaker decided to relocate to Georgia permanently in 2020. His daughter is a graduate of Georgia Tech and his son is currently attending medical school.

Professional Statement

“Being in practice for over 25 years as an ABFAS board certified podiatrist has led me to believe in an informed patient. As a patient, you should feel comfortable in asking questions about your condition and we will provide the environment to do so, we sincerely believe in providing compassionate podiatric care to help make your visit comfortable as well as informative. Your time is valuable, so we will make every effort to provide you with the full care necessary during your first visit to diagnose and relieve your condition. Please contact us for treatment of your podiatric medical conditions and we will exceed your expectations. We look forward to serving your podiatric medical needs in our office located at 4835 Johns Creek Pkwy, #200 Suwanee.”


  • Undergraduate Degree: B.S. – Engineering Chemistry from SUNY at Stony Brook
  • Medical School: DPM – Dr. W. M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine – Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
  • Residency: Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Member, Georgia Podiatric Medical Association
  • Member, American Podiatric Medical Association

Hospital Affiliations

  • Emory Johns Creek Hospital
  • Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
  • Ankle & Foot Centers of America – Windy Hill Surgery Center, Marietta

Professional Honors / Leadership Positions

  • Served as an Oral examiner for Georgia Board of Podiatry- State licensing Exam- 2008-2009