Norman Regional Health System
Tera Santistevan (DPM)


825 E. Robinson St.
Norman, OK 73071

Specializes in: Podiatry

Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences in Los Angeles

Education: Southwestern Oklahoma State University

Residency: Advocate Christ Medical Center in Chicago

Also sees patients at
4117 NW 122nd St Suite C, Oklahoma City, OK 73120
700 S Telephone Rd Suite 300, Moore, OK 73160

Dr. Tera Santistevan is from Owasso, OK. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from Southwestern Oklahoma State University where she competed on the women’s collegiate soccer team. She then attended Western University of Health Sciences in the Los Angeles area graduating with Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree and went on to complete her postgraduate residency training at one of the largest level-1 trauma centers in the Chicago area, Advocate Christ Medical Center in 2021.

Special interests:

  • Complex foot and ankle reconstruction including total ankle replacement
  • Lower extremity trauma
  • Sports medicine
  • Arthritis of Foot & Ankle
  • Tendon Repair of Foot & Ankle
  • Pediatric & Adult Flatfoot Reconstruction
  • Hammertoe/Bunion/Bunionette Correction
  • Pediatric foot and ankle pain
  • Heel pain
  • Nerve decompression
  • Diabetic limb salvage.

Dr. Santistevan is board certified with the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM) and board qualified in Foot and Rearfoot with American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS).  She is a current member of the Oklahoma Podiatric Medical Association (OKPM), American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM), and a member of Orthopaedic Society of Oklahoma. 

“I wanted to come back to my home state to provide excellent patient care for Oklahomans with innovative surgical and clinical techniques learned from across the United States.”

Dr. Santistevan has special interests in complex foot and ankle reconstruction, along with total ankle replacement. In addition, she is well versed in lower extremity trauma, sports medicine, arthroscopy, pediatric foot and ankle pain, heel pain, nerve decompression, and diabetic limb salvage.

She enjoys her free time gardening, cooking, running, and being outdoors hiking, or bicycling. She loves exploring new cities and spending time with her family. She joined the Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine team in 2021 and is excited to be back in Oklahoma giving back to the community which she loves!