Dr. Deacon is a lifelong resident of Southern Illinois. He graduated from Marion High School in 1985. Following graduation, he attended Washington University in St. Louis for his undergraduate studies.
Dr. Deacon graduated with his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.) Summa Cum Laude from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, IL. He completed residency in foot and ankle surgery in the St. John Healthcare System in Detroit, Michigan. He is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, and is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Following his residency, Dr. Deacon returned to Southern Illinois to open his current private practice in Marion. Additionally, Dr. Deacon has joined the practice of the Union County Podiatry Clinic in Anna, where he is accepting new patients. Areas of podiatric specialty include his focus on medical and surgical management of musculoskeletal conditions and foot deformities.
Dr. Deacon's Education and Training:
- Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL
- St. John Healthcare System, Detroit, Michigan
- American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery