James Townson Jr, DPM, D.ABFAS, FACFAS


Coryell Health Medical Clinic - Clifton

201 Posey Ave.
Clifton Texas, 76634

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Phone: (254) 865-2166

Coryell Health Medical Clinic - Mills County

1510 Hannah Valley Road
Goldthwaite Texas, 76844

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Phone: (325) 648-2263

Fax: (325) 648-3150

Coryell Health Medical Clinic - Temple

6208 W. Adams
Temple Texas, 76502

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Fax: (254) 248-0626

Coryell Health Medical Clinic

1507 West Main Street, Building 1
Gatesville Texas, 76528

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Phone: (254) 865-2166

Fax: (254) 248-0626


Foot & Ankle Surgery

Date Joined

November 2022

About James Townson Jr, DPM, D.ABFAS, FACFAS

Dr. James Townson Jr., DPM, D.ABFAS, FACFAS, is a podiatric surgery specialist serving Central Texas with over 10 years of experience in the medical field.

Born and raised in Whitney, Texas, Dr. Townson received his undergraduate degree in biomedical science from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. He went on to attend Samuel Merritt University in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he earned his doctorate in podiatric medicine and graduated cum laude as a member of the Pi Delta Honor Society. Dr. Townson completed his foot and ankle reconstructive surgical residency at the Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and has practiced since 2015.

Dr. Townson is board certified in reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He’s also a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and Texas Podiatric Medical Association.

Dr. Townson strives to ensure all his patients receive efficient and effective care. He believes surgery isn’t always the answer and wants each patient to fully understand all available treatment options.

He currently practices at Coryell Health’s Gatesville, Mills County and Temple locations, and Clifton’s Goodall-Witcher Clinic. Dr. Townson is accepting new patients.

Get To Know: Dr. James Townson Jr, DPM, D.ABFAS, FACFAS

Main (254) 865-2166 | Fax (254) 248-6255

Conditions Commonly Treated

  • Arthritis of foot & ankle
  • Bunions & toe deformities
  • Diabetic-related foot problems
  • Flat feet
  • Foot and ankle ulcers
  • Fractures of foot & ankle
  • Heel Pain
  • Limb salvage
  • Pediatrics
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Sprain of foot & ankle
  • Tendon injuries
  • Toenail issues
  • And more…


New Mexico VA Health Care System, PMSR/RRA, Albuquerque, NM

Medical School
SMU – California School of Podiatric Medicine, DPM, Oakland,  Cum Laude Honors

Texas A&M University, B.S. Biomedical Science, College Station, TX

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Dr. Townson Becomes Only Board Certified Podiatrist for Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle (RRA) Surgery in Coryell County

Dr. Townson recently became the only board certified podiatrist for reconstructive rearfoot and ankle (RRA) surgery in Coryell County. He was already board certified in foot surgery — our physicians...

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