Thomas E. Shonka, D.P.M.

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry

Phone Number: 303-449-2000

Fax: 303-449-9475

Provider Bio

Dr. Shonka has been practicing in Boulder for over 30 years. He graduated from the Illinois College of podiatric medicine in 1978. He served a surgical residency at the Hines Veterans Administration hospital associated with Loyola University School of Medicine.

His memberships include both the American and Colorado Podiatric Medical Associations. He maintains board certification with the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine as well as a Past President of this organization. He serves as the attending podiatrist for the University of Colorado Sports Medicine and Performance Center (CUSM&PC)

Dr. Shonka’s practice revolves about sports medicine and reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle. He enjoys his role as an "information broker" and invites active participation of his patients in the decision-making process regarding their care.

Primarily a cyclist, he has been actively involved in athletics his entire life. He played college and Junior B hockey in the Chicago area where he grew up.

"I feel privileged to be able to provide care to the people of Colorado. Whether they are 17 or 77 years young, the majority of our patients are fit and active, well informed and an absolute pleasure to work with."

"Life in general and surgery specifically gets easier the older you get. There is no substitute or short route to experience."

Office Hours

8 - 4 Mon. - Thurs.
8 - 12 Fri.