Patrick Burge


Patrick Burge, DPM, is a highly skilled and deeply compassionate podiatrist who believes in the power of personalized care. He’s excited to take ownership of Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists as Dr. Brett Gabriel retires following decades of serving residents in and around the Lakewood area of Dallas, Texas.


Dr. Burge began his educational journey at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, where he earned his undergraduate degree in electrical engineering with a biomedical specialization. He earned his medical degree from Temple University, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Internship and Residency

He completed a residency at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas, serving as master chief resident for foot and ankle surgery. While there, he did clinical research, won first place for a podium presentation at the JPS Research Symposium, and published several research posters at the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference.