Dr. Clifford M. Bliss, DPM, graduated with honors from Utah State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology in 2009. He then continued his studies at the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery where he earned his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine degree, graduating in 2013. Following this, he completed a 3 year surgical residency at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, a Level 1 Trauma hospital in Rockford, Illinois. He is extensively trained in the conservative and surgical management of foot and ankle disorders.

In addition to his medical commitments, Dr. Bliss enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters exploring the outdoors and participating in community activities. He also enjoys golf, fishing, reading, movies, music and art. He is also a passionate sports fan, attending events as often as possible.