4508 Chadwick Rd., Cedar Falls, IA 50613


Our Doctors
Dr. Cervetti Dr. Morreale Dr. Cibula
Dr. Reid Dr. Schmerbach    

Ronald G. Cervetti, D.P.M.  
  • Graduate
    • Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL
    • Valedictorian
    • Recipient of Highest Proficiency in Scholarship Award
    • Recipient of Highest Proficiency in Anatomy Award
  • Undergraduate
    • Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • Residency
    • Northlake Community Hospital, Northlake, IL
Hospital Affiliations
  • Allen Memorial Hospital, Waterloo, IA
  • Covenant Medical Center, Waterloo, IA
  • Buchanan County Healthcenter, Independence, IA
  • Sartori Memorial Hospital, Cedar Falls, IA
  • Community Memorial Hospital, Sumner, IA
  • UNI Athletic Department
  • Mercy Hospital, Oelwein, IA
  • Trinity Medical Center, Moline, IL
Professional Affiliations
  • Diplomate ABPS
  • Fellow ACFAS
  • Member IPMS
  • Member APMA
Positions Held
  • President, IPMS 1991-1992
  • Chief of Podiatry, Covenant Medical Center, Waterloo, IA
  • Director, Cedar Valley Podiatry Accredited Preceptorship Program
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Dr. Ronald G. Cervetti

Philip J. Morreale, D.P.M.  
  • Graduate
    • Dr. William M Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL
    • Dean's List
    • Member, Durlacher Honor Society
    • Treasurer, Phi Alpha Pi Fraternity
  • Undergraduate
    • De Paul University, Chicago, IL
    • B.S. Radiologic Technology
    • Major: Physics
    • Minor: Biology
  • Residency
    • VA Medical Center, Johnson City, TN PSR-1
  • Preceptorship
    • Cedar Valley Podiatry PC, Waterloo, IA
Professional Affiliations
  • Diplomate-ABPS
  • Fellow-ACFAS
  • Member-APMA
  • Member-IPMS
  • OssaTron ESWT
Positions Held
  • President, IPMS 2001-2003
  • Scientific Chairman, IPMS 1999-2001
  • Board Member, IPMS 1997-2000
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Dr. Philip J. Morreale

Charles Cibula , D.P.M.  

Education and Training:

  • Diversified Clinical Services
    Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine &
    Problem Wound Management
    Woodlands, Texas
    October 25 – October 29, 2010
  • Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
    Clinton Township, MI
    PM&S – 36 Residency
    (2006 – 2009)
  • Des Moines University – Osteopathic Medical Center
    Des Moines, IA
    College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    D.P.M. Degree
    (2002 – 2006)
  • Central College
    Pelia, IA
    Bachelor of Arts in Biology
    (1996 – 2000)

  • Cedar Valley Podiatry, PC
    Foot and Ankle Center
    Cedar Falls, IA
    Associate Podiatric Physician
    (August 1, 2010 – Present)
  • Elite Podiatry
    South Field, MI
    Associate Podiatric Physician
    (August 2009 – July 2010)
  • Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
    Clinton Township, MI
    Chief Podiatric Surgical Resident
    (2006 – 2009)
  • Iowa Donor Network
    Des Moines University
    Des Moines, IA
    Donation Technician
    (2003 - 2006)
  • Member-Iowa Podiatric Medical Society
  • Member-American Podiatric Medical Association
Hospital Affiliations
  • Allen Memorial Hospital Waterloo, Iowa
  • Allen Wound Clinic Waterloo, Iowa
  • Buchanan County Health Center Independence, Iowa
  • Covenant Medical Center Waterloo, Iowa
  • Mercy Hospital Oelwein, Iowa
  • Sartori Memorial Hospital Cedar Falls, Iowa
  • College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Research Award (2006)
  • Recipient of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Summer Research Fellowship (2004)
  • Summer research fellowship with Terriann Crisp, Ph.D. (2003 – 2005)
  • Research completed with Kathleen Sluka, Ph.D., PT (2001 – 2002)
  • Crisp, T., Minus, T.O., Hanson, M.L., Giles, J.R., Cibula, C. Finnerty,
    E. Aging and peripheral nerve injury: Effects of the antioxidant 16-
    Behav Brain Res. 166(1): 159-65,65, 2006. Epub 2005 Aug 31.
  • Crisp T., Giles, J.R., Cibula, C. and Gillen, A.
    Aging, peripheral nerve injury and antioxidants.
    -The Journal of Pain (Supplement), Volume 5, Number 3, 55, 2004.
    -Poster presented during Des Moines University – Osteopathic Medical
  • Center Research Symposium 2003.
  • Sluka KA, Rohlwing JJ, Bussey RA, Eikenberry SA, Wilken JM.
    Chronic Muscle pain induced by repeated acid injections is reversed by
    spinally administered u- and s-, but not k-, opioid receptor agonists.
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 302:1146-1150, 2002.
  • Sluka KA, Chandran P.
    Enhanced reduction in hyperalgesia by combined administration of clonidine
    and TENS.
    Pain 100 (1-2): 183-190, 2002.
  • Skyba DA, King EW, Sluka KA.
    Effects of NMDA and non-NMDA ionotropic glutamate receptor antagonists on a development and maintenance of hyperalgesia induced by repeated
    intramuscular injection of acidic saline.
    Pain 78:69-78, 2002.
  • Chandran P, Sluka KA.
    Development of opioid tolerance with repeated TENS administration.
    Pain 101:195-201, 2003.
  • Radhakrishnan R, Moore SA, Sluka KA.
    Unilateral carrageenan injection into muscle or joint induced chronic bilateral hyperalgesia in rats.
    Pain 104(3):567-577, 2003.
  • Radakrishnan R, King EW, Dickman JK, Herold CA, Johnston NF, Spurgin ML, Sluka KA.
    Spinal 5-HT(2) and 5-HT(3) receptors mediate low, but not high, frequency TENS-induced antihyperalgesia in rats.
    Pain 105(1-2):205-13, 2003. Erratum in: Pain 107(1-2):197, 2004.

Dr. Cibula treats all podiatric conditions with particular interest in foot and ankle surgery. He also has interest in wound care, recently completing additional training in this area.

His mission statement is to treat all patients with utmost respect and to provide the best possible foot and ankle care.

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Dr. Charles Cibula


Helena Reid, D.P.M.  

Professional Objective:
With the extensive surgical and clinical training I have had, my goal is to provide my patients with the most up-to-date and progressive treatment possible for their foot and ankle needs. By using the knowledge and skills gained through my training and experience, I aim to be a highly proficient surgeon and caregiver, a strong patient advocate, and a promoter of podiatric medicine in the community.

Podiatric Experiance:
  • Private practice.
    Cervetti and Associates 1998-Present
    Moline, Illinois
Postdoctoral Training:
  • Western Medical Center 1996-1998
    Two year Podiatric Surgical Residency Program
    Santa Ana, California
    Directors: Lyman Wilson, D.P.M. , Richard Viehe, D.P.M.

  • Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center 1995-1996
    Rotating Podiatric Residency Program
    Waco, Texas
    Director: Anthony Nardozza, D.P.M.

  • Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine 1991-1995
    Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
    Chicago, Illinois
  • University of Calgary 1987-1991
    Major: Biochemistry, Minor: Sociology

Hospital Affiliations:
  • Unity Point Moline and Rock Island 1998-Present
    Moline, Illinois

  • Illini Hospital 1998-Present
    Silvis, Illinois
Surgical Center Affiliations:
  • Quad City Surgical Center 1998-Present
    Moline, Illinois
External Programs:
  • Fifth Avenue Hospital, Seattle, Washington 1994
  • North Lake Regional Medical Center, Tucker, Georgia 1994
  • Oakwood Downriver, Lincoln Park, Michigan 1994
  • Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL 1994
  • Norwegian American Hospital, Chicago, IL 1994
Medical State Licenses:
  • Podiatric Medicine and Surgery for State of Illinois 1998-Present

Board Certifications:
  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery (Board Certified) 2001
  • National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners
  • The Use of Free Muscle Flaps for Calcaneal Defects 1998
    Research Adviser: Dr. Richard Viehe
  • The Use of Peroneus Brevis Tendon Transfer for Posterior Tendon Dysfunction 1996-1997
    Research Advisor: Dr. Nicholas Grumbine
  • Anatomic Dissection of the Tibial Nerve:
    A Cadaveric Study 1995-1996
    Research Adviser: Dr. Anthony Nardozza
  • Anatomical Analysis of Talar Dome Lesionsi 1995-1996
    A Cadaveric Study
    Research Advisor: Dr. Anthony Nardozza
  • Pit Viper (Copperhead Snake Bite): A Case Presentation 1996
  • Journal of American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Neuropathy 2003
  • Common Foot Deformities 2002
  • Intermittent Claudication 2001
  • Your Feet and Diabetes 2000
  • Heel Pain 2000
  • Walk Away From Foot Pain 1999
  • Diabetic Foot Care 1998
  • Wound Healing 1995
  • Pes Planovalgus Deformity 1994
  • Deep Venous Thrombosis 1994
  • Danis-Weber Type B Fibular Fractures 1994
  • The Podiatric Manifestations of Chronic Alcoholism 1994
  • Morton's Neuroma 1993
  • The Biomechanics of Hallux Abducto Valgus Deformity 1992
Professional Organizations:
  • Trinity Hospital Journal Club 1998-Present
  • Illinois Podiatric Medical Association 1998-Present
  • American Podiatric Medical Association 1995-Present
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons 1996-Present
Professional Positions:
  • Board of Directors of Illinois Podiatric Medical Association 2003-Present
  • APMA Committee, Public Education and Information Committee 2002-Present
  • CME Committee, Trinity Hospital 2003-Present
Professional Activities:
  • Quad City Business Referral Association 2000-Present
  • Free Foot Screenings, East Moline, Hy-vee 1999-Present
Service Clubs :
  • Kiwanis 2001-Present

I am fully fluent in English and Spanish and have a good understanding of French and Portuguese.

Dr. Helena Reid


Nicholas Schmerbach, D.P.M.  

Dr Schmerbach received his Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Iowa in 2006. He went on to complete his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Independence, Ohio. He completed his Podiatric Surgical Residency June of 2014 at Columbia St. Mary's Hospital In Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He started seeing patients in both the Iowa and Illinois office in August of 2014.

Dr Schmerbach is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Iowa Podiatric Medical Association, American Podiatric Medical Association, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine & Wisconsin Podiatric Medical Society.

Dr Schmerbach is from Dubuque, Iowa. He resides in Cedar Falls, Iowa with his wife and infant daughter. His personal interests include baseball, football, golf and hunting.

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Allen Memorial Hospital
    Waterloo, Iowa
  • Covenant Medical Center
    Waterloo, Iowa
  • Mercy Hospital Oelwein
  • Sartori Hospital
    Cedar Falls, Iowa
  • Unity Point and Rock Island

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Dr. Nicholas Schmerbach

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