Dr. Barksdale is a graduate of Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. She received her doctorate degree from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Independence, Ohio. She then continued on to complete a surgical residency for foot & ankle surgery at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. During her residency, she was extensively trained in foot & ankle reconstruction, trauma, and sports medicine. Dr. Barksdale is a member of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons and the American Podiatric Medical Association. In her spare time, Dr. Barksdale enjoys spending time with her husband Derek, daughters Brooklynn and Malaya. Dr. Barksdale is currently treating patients at our location within the Methodist Professional Building and our Greenwood location.