Dr. Brian Kiel has lived in Memphis much of his life. A 1965 graduate of Central High School, Dr. Kiel attended UT Knoxville and University of Memphis for his pre-medical education. He attended the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine, graduating in 1972. Following his residency and preceptorship training in Dallas, Dr. Kiel returned to Memphis in 1975 to begin practice.

Dr. Kiel was involved in training Podiatry residents at Baptist Germantown Surgery Center, and has been a frequent guest on local radio and television programs. Professionally, Dr. Kiel has served as President of t both the Memphis and Tennessee Podiatric Medical Associations.

Dr. Kiel was Chairman of the Podential Credentialing committee of Baptist Hospital systems. Dr. Kiel is board certified by the ACCPPS.

Dr, Kiel has been married to his wife, Janis since 1970 and his children are Daniel (his son) Meggan (his daughter in law) and Carly ( his daughter). He is also the proud grandfather of Sadie and Ben.

EDUCATION:

  • Central High School: Memphis 1965
  • University of Tennessee: Knoxville 1965-66
  • Memphis State University: 1966-68
  • Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine Chicago 1968-72

POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION:

  • Surgical preceptorship – Oak Cliff Foot Clinic Dallas TX 1972-73
  • Surgical Residency – Oak Cliff Community Hospital Dallas, TX 1973-74
  • Board Certification

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Private practice with Dr. Bernard Hersh, Dallas, TX 1974-75
  • Private practice Memphis, TN 1975-1985
  • Partner Podiatry Centers of Memphis 1985-present

COMMUNITY SERVICE:

  • Member of White Station Optimist Club
  • Medical Director of March of Dimes Super Walk/Walk America
  • Board of Directors March of Dimes
  • March of Dimes President 1980-81
  • Volunteer Family Line/Runaway House 1977-79
  • Board of Directors Family Line 1979-1991
  • President of Family Link Board 1979-81
  • Community volunteer youth soccer coach MJCC
  • Board Member NCCJ 2001-2005
  • Board Member Baron Hirsch Synagogue 1998-2005
  • Founding Board Member Diversity Memphis 2005
  • Executive Committee Diversity Memphis 2005-present
  • Affiliate Church Health Center
  • Participant – Common ground

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS:

  • Memphis Podiatric Medical Association 1975-present
  • Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association 1975-present
  • American Podiatric Medical Association 1972-present
  • Member: Credentialing Committee Baptist Memorial Hospital
  • Podiatry Staff: Baptist East, St. Francis Hospital, Baptist Germantown Surgery Center
  • Methodist North Surgery Center, East Memphis Surgery Center
  • Memphis Surgery Center
  • Methodist Germantown Surgery Center

PROFESSIONAL OFFICES HELD:

  • President of Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association 1999-2001 2 terms
  • Secretary and Vice President Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association
  • President Memphis Podiatric Medical Association
  • Secretary Memphis Podiatric Medical Association
  • Member Leadership Council American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Board of Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association