Dr. Preuss

Dr. Preuss – Podiatric Physician and Surgeon of the Foot and Annkle

Dr. H. Fred Preuss, Jr. D.P.M.
Podiatric Physician and Surgeon of the Foot and Ankle – Servicing the Louisville Area since 1988

Dr. Preuss has performed more than 20,000 surgical procedures.

Dr. Preuss holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana. He also graduated from Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Preuss completed his podiatric surgical residency training at Veterans Affairs Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center.

Doctor Preuss enjoys keeping up with the latest trends in foot and ankle surgery. He is also an avid runner and highly interested in podiatric sports medicine. He follows strict dietary guidelines and exercises regularly to maintain his own personal fitness. He has completed over 20 mini marathons and one full marathon. As an athlete or someone who wants to start or maintain a healthy lifestyle, you want to consult a physician who values your desires. Dr. Preuss understands how to appropriately modify your training due to injuries or recovery. Once you are healed, Dr. Preuss has proven recommendations on how to avoid further injuries.

Dr. Preuss treats all patients from aspiring athletes to those just wanting to rid themselves of foot and ankle pain.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree, Biology, Minor in Chemistry / Physics, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana 1978-1982
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. William M.. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 1983-1987
  • Podiatric Surgical Residency, Veterans Affairs Hines Hospital, Hines, Illinois; Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 1988


  • Licensed Podiatric Physician, State of Indiana 1987
  • Licensed Podiatric Physician, State of Kentucky 1988

Board Certifications:

  • Certified, American Board of Podiatric Medicine 1994
  • Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery 1997

Professional Memberships:

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons 1997
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Medicine 1997
  • Fellow, International Academy of Podiatric Medicine 1997

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Podiatric Medical Association 1987
  • Kentucky Podiatric Medical Association 1988

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Physicians Medical Center, New Albany, Indiana; Board of Directors
  • Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Health Care, Louisville, Kentucky
  • Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services, New Albany, Indiana
  • Clark County Hospital, Jeffersonville, Indiana
  • Harrison County Hospital, Corydon, Indiana

Additional Continuing Education:

  • Ilizarov Technique – Surgical External Fixation 2013
  • STAR Total Ankle Replacement Training Course 2011
  • Cutera Laser Safety and System Training 2011
  • Aesthetic Solutions Basic Laser Safety and Advanced Laser Systems Training for 5 Types of Lasers 2010
  • Ossatron – The Non Invasive Surgical Alternative Training for Chronic Proximal Plantar Fasciitis 2001

Contact Us Today to Schedule a Podiatrist Appointment and Stop Your Foot and Ankle Pain…
(812) 923-9837
(We will schedule you at our closest Louisville area podiatrist office.)

Floyds Knobs Office:
3684 Hwy. 150, Ste. 3
Floyds Knobs, IN 47119
(812) 923-9837

Bardstown Rd. Office:
6323 Bardstown Rd.
Fern Creek, KY 40291
(502) 231-1206

Dixie Highway Office:
2905 Dixie Hwy.
Louisville, KY 40216
(502) 778-9666

LaGrange Rd. Office:
311 LaGrange Road
PeWee Valley, KY 40056
(502) 241-0011