Dr. Bruce Bever

Dr. Bruce Bever, DPM is a surgically trained foot and ankle surgeon in Chicago, Illinois.

Dr. Bruce Bever

Dr. Bruce Bever, DPM is a surgically trained foot and ankle surgeon in Chicago, Illinois. Through the course of his residency training, Dr Bever gained experience in the latest treatments for forefoot and rearfoot surgical procedures, clinical biomechanics, sports medicine, and cutting-edge nerve and soft tissue pain resolution.

Dr. Bever was raised on a small island on the west coast of FL, and he credits his upbringing near the ocean and sand to his mild demeanor. He was a professional photographer prior to returning to healthcare in 2011.

Dr. Bever is pleased to announce that he is now fully privileged at Amita Saint Joseph Hospital Chicago, as an attending physician and surgeon. He does rounds on in-patients,  will perform consults and can schedule surgery cases. and He is able to perform a wide array of podiatric surgical procedures on an outpatient basis, as well as taking call, and seeing inpatients for both medical and surgical podiatric care. If you or a loved one is in need of podiatric care Dr. Bever can admit you, or you can request him as your Podiatrist during your stay at St. Joseph. 

Are you interested in learning more about Lapiplasty and how it can help you eliminate your bunions? Give Dr Bever a call to schedule an appointment for an evaluation, and find out how you can become bunion-free with Lapiplasty!

He is committed to providing the highest level of care for patients of all ages with foot and ankle pathology.

"Dr. Bever was very caring and thorough in his examination. He seemed to pinpoint my problem as a nerve issue, pending EMG/NCS test. I extremely appreciate his examination of me and look forward to the treatment plan."

- J.W.W

Dr Bever completed his undergraduate education at Rochester Institute of Technology, in New York; post baccalaureate course work at National University of Health Sciences, outside of Chicago; and completed his Doctor of Podiatric medicine degree at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science.

He went on to complete a 3-year residency program at Amita St Joseph Hospital of Chicago. While in residency Dr Bever completed rotations in specialties including Orthopedic Surgery, Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, and Podiatric Microsurgery and Limb Salvage.

Dr. Bever has co-authored several research articles under Dr Edgard Rodriguez, DPM and has been published in the International Journal of Orthoplastic Surgery.


  • DPM and BS degrees: 
  • BA degree: 
  • Residency: 

"I LOVED LOVED ! the attention to detail & the expertise of the Dr. B.A. Bever. He and the 2 other office staff members were so kind & helpful. they made my son so comfortable."

- N.G.