Dr. Becker’s special professional interests include sports medicine, wound care, and diabetic foot care. He has been involved in multiple levels of athletics, both as a participant and as a coach, for several decades. Dr. Becker is a big sports fan. He has a special appreciation for the NFL and even tried out for the well-known west coast NFL team. In light of his affiliation with various athletic organizations, he has had the opportunity to treat numerous NFL players and high-level athletes. His hobbies include woodworking and wood carving. Dr. Becker has a light-hearted nature and keeps us laughing every day.
Dr. Becker was born in Dundee, Illinois, and attended Augustana College for his undergraduate studies, graduating with dual degrees in Biology and Chemistry. After completing his medical education and surgical residency in Chicago, Dr. Becker perfected his skills by treating thousands of patients as a private practice physician for over two decades. In addition to practicing medicine, Dr. Becker has served as a surgical anatomy instructor and was involved with internship and residency training programs.