Bio of Chair, Program Director and Faculty

PROGRAM LEADERSHIP 

Travis Motley D.P.M. 

Travis Motley, DPM

Program Director

Dr. Motley was born in Mineral Wells, Texas, and completed his undergraduate studies at Texas Christian University in Biology and Chemistry in 1993. In 1995, he earned his Masters degree in Biology. Dr. Motley completed medical school at Des Moines University – College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in 2000. He then completed a 3 year surgical residency at John Peter Smith Hospital, serving as Chief Resident from 2001 – 2003. Immediately after, he joined the JPS Orthopedic Department/Podiatry Section as an attending physician. Dr. Motley remains active in resident education, basic science research and surgical outcome studies. He is an AO North America faculty member and currently serves as President of the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners. His practice focuses on foot and ankle trauma, diabetic foot reconstruction, correction of forefoot and rearfoot deformities, and wound care.

Education

Residency, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas, 2003; Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Des Moines University, 2000; Master of Science, Biology, Texas Christian University, 1995; Bachelor of Science, Biology and Chemistry, Texas Christian University, 1993.

 

Alan Garrett D.P.M. 

Alan Garrett, DPM

Alan Garrett, DPM joined the faculty at the John Peter Smith Hospital Orthopaedic and Podiatry Residency Program in 2005. Dr. Garrett specializes in medical and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. Dr. Garrett was born in Dallas, Texas and graduated high school in Odessa, Texas. He attended Texas A&M University, receiving a B.S. degree in Biomedical Science. In 2002, Dr. Garrett graduated from the College of Podiatric Medical Science in Des Moines, Iowa and began internship/residency at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. Garrett opened his private practices in Fort Worth and Arlington, Texas in 2005. He is an associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and member of the Texas and American Podiatric Medical Associations.

Education

Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1998; Des Moines University, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines, Iowa, 2002; Residency, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas, 2005.

 

Lena Levine, DPM

Lena Levine, DPM

​Lena Levine, DPM, is an Assistant Professor at UNT Health Science Center in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. She joined the UNT Health Bone and Joint Institute in July 2014. Dr. Levine completed her podiatry residency at John Peter Smith Hospital. She earned her medical degree at School College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. She treats patients at Plaza Medical Center, JPS and the Bone and Joint Institute at Ben Hogan Center at Texas Health Harris. Each patient is treated on an individual basis with every effort made to achieve the best possible outcome. She treats the full spectrum of foot and ankle injuries in both children and adults, which allows patients to return to the normal lifestyle they have been missing due to injury. Dr. Levine, along with her friendly, talented staff, will strive to provide you with every aspect of care.

Education

Residency, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas, 2014; Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, 2011; Bachelor of Science Degree University of Oklahoma Norman, 2006.

 

Brady Rhodes DPM

Brady Rhodes, DPM

Dr. Brady W. Rhodes was raised in Fort Worth, Texas, attended North Crowley High school graduating in 2002. He completed his undergraduate studies at University of Texas at Arlington in Biology with a minor in History in 2008. Dr. Rhodes completed medical school at Rosalind Franklin University, Scholl College of podiatric medicine in Chicago Illinois in 2014. He then completed a 3 year surgical residency at John Peter Smith Hospital, serving as Chief Resident in 2017. Immediately after graduating from residency, he joined the Acclaim/JPS Orthopaedic Department/Podiatry Section as an attending physician. Dr. Rhodes remains active in resident education. He is board qualified in Foot, Rearfoot reconstruction and Ankle surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.

Education

Residency, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas, 2017; Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University, Chicago, Illinois 2014; Bachelor of Arts, Biology and History Minor, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, 2008.