About Dr. Kaviani
Babak Kaviani, DPM, is an experienced podiatrist specializing in foot and ankle health for the whole family. Whether he’s treating a newborn or a patient on Medicare, Dr. Kaviani offers an extremely conservative approach to treating a wide range of individuals and conditions at Bluebonnet Foot and Ankle Institute, in Austin, Texas.
After receiving a medical degree from Iran’s Shiraz Medical School, Dr. Kaviani relocated to the United States to study podiatric medicine and foot and ankle reconstructive surgery at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, where he received his degree in Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia. Upon graduating, Dr. Kaviani completed a surgical residency in Los Angeles, California, where he focused on foot and ankle medicine and surgery.
During his residency, Dr. Kaviani received the honor of being named Chief Resident of the Baja Project for Crippled Children. Taking part in surgical mission trips to Mexico, Honduras, and El Salvador fed his passion for charity work.
After completing his residency, Dr. Kaviani moved to Texas where he began practicing alongside his wife, Liza. His focus includes pediatric foot and ankle correction, sports medicine, and biomechanics. He’s also trained in the conservative and surgical management of clubfoot deformity, including the Ponseti method of casting.
Dr. Kaviani truly cares about his patients. He demonstrates his love of podiatric medicine is through his continued charity work and mission trips to Latin America. Everyone is welcome at his practice, where he treats people with diabetes and other conditions affecting an entire lifespan: infants to seniors. Dr. Kaviani is fluent in English and Farsi.