Dr. Russo is a graduate of Glenbard South High School, Illinois State University, and the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. After graduating from podiatric medical school in 1995, he completed two years of post-graduate surgical training and is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He joined Instep Podiatry in 1997. In addition to his office hours in Wheaton, Dr. Russo also treats patients at the Alexian Brothers Wound clinic. He is on staff at Central DuPage Hospital, Glen Oaks Hospital, Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital, Alexian Brothers Medical Center, as well as various surgery centers. He enjoys all aspects of foot and ankle care, especially sports injuries such as heel pain and sprains/fractures, congenital abnormalities such as bunions and flat feet, and wound care. His practice philosophy is to include the patient in their treatment plan by educating them on their issue and treatment options.
Dr. Russo grew up in Glen Ellyn and is married with two daughters. Dr. Russo enjoys sports, music, and cars. He is a member of the United States Triathlon Association and participates in several short course races a year.