Foot Specialists of Tyler
5826 New Copeland Rd
Tyler, TX 75703


"Keeping you on Your feet"

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Charles D. Rhodus, DPM

Dr. Charles Rhodus is a Podiatric Physician and has had a private practice in Tyler, Tx since 1997. He recieved his Zoology Bachelor of Science Degree from Brigham Young University, then went on to Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine and earned his Degree as Doctor of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Rhodus then went on to Stanford University Medical Center/Veterans Administration.

Dr. Rhodus’ Certification:

American Council of Certified Podiatric Physicians and Surgeons, Board Certified in Primary Podiatric Medicine, Board Certified in Podiatric Surgery, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Board Eligible

Matthew Kindle, DPM

Dr. Matthew Kindle is a native to the Tyler area. He received a B.A. in Spanish and was also in the Pre-Med program at Brigham Young University. He went on to study Podiatry at Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University in Chicago, IL. He then moved back to Texas where he worked in a high-volume podiatric medicine and surgery residency for three years at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He served as the Chief Resident during his last year there. After completing residency, Dr. Kindle was happy to move back to the Tyler area with his wife, Melanie, and three children to join Dr. Rhodus in private practice.

Dr. Kindle is Board Qualified in Foot Surgery with the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.


Office Manager 

Justin joined our office in August of 2009. He is married with 3 children, two girls and one boy. He enjoys spending time with family, reading, and playing ultimate Frisbee. He served a two year mission in the Philippines for his church and while he was there learned Tagalog.




Medical Assistants

James has been with the office since 2004.  He is the proud father 3 children.  He enjoys coaching his son's baseball team and watching his daughter's gymnastic meets.






Ashley has been with the office since August 2011.  She is very excited about getting married in January.  She was home-schooled and graduated in 2008.  Ashley enjoys dancing, hanging out with friends and drinking coffee. 





Sandi is married to a United States Soldier deployed in Afghanistan. She enjoys reading, CrossFit, and dogs.





Billing Specialist

Jennifer joined the practice in October of 2011 as a receptionist.  She now handles the billing for our office.  Jennifer graduated from Blinn College in 2006 with a degree in Business Administration and Management.  She enjoys spending time with her husband and family, cooking, and leading worship at her church.





Yasmin joined our office in July of 2012. Outside of work Yasmin enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing sports, meeting new people, and being active in church. Yasmin is fluent in both the English and Spanish Languages.