Accepting New Patients
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio
Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Pediatric Mobility and Gait Analysis Postdoctoral Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin and Marquette University
Dr. Exten is an orthopedic surgeon, fellowship-trained in
foot and ankle surgery. She has a postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric mobility
and gait analysis. Her comprehensive foot and ankle experience includes
nonsurgical treatment, injections and innovative, minimally invasive procedures, as
well as surgical expertise for a wide range of foot and ankle conditions. She
also has expertise in the treatment of fractures and traumatic injuries.
Dr. Exten is a native of central Ohio, growing up in
Mansfield. She is excited to return home to live and serve the community that
raised her. Dr. Exten resides in Mansfield with her husband Dr. Jonathan
Skarie, an ophthalmologist at OhioEye. Together, they have two daughters — Gwenn
will be 3 years old in May 2017, and Britta was born in January 2017 at
OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital. Growing up, Dr. Exten was a swimmer for the
Woodland Club, Mansfield Senior and the Mansfield Waves. She continues her
swimming in triathlons, having completed two Ironman distance triathlons with her
husband in 2012 and 2015. They also enjoy distance running and marathons.
In her free time, Dr. Exten enjoys attending community
events, productions at the Renaissance Theater, and yoga and barre classes. She
and her husband enjoy taking their daughters to downtown Mansfield to visit the
Mansfield Children’s Museum, Mansfield Carousel and Buckeye Bakery.
Dr. Exten will be serving as the team physician for her alma
mater, Mansfield Senior High School.
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