Podiatrist - Big Rapids
115 Linden Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307


At Big Rapids Foot and Ankle, you can count on quality foot and ankle care with a friendly attitude. Please contact our office at any time for an appointment and a member of our staff will assist you with any further questions.



Jeff Mossel, DPM

Our doctor has lived and operated his podiatry office in Big Rapids since 2002.  The doctor takes pride in our community and continues to provide upto date podiatric care in our small town atmosphere with a friendly approach.  After graduating from podiatry school the doctor completed his residency in Chicago and Tucson.  The doctor is now affiliated with the Spectrum Health Big Rapids hospital along with multiple nursing home facilities in our county.

Dr. Mossel is raising 3 children in our community along with his wife Jenny.  They are a very active family and you can see them running, road/mountain biking, or canoeing/kayaking along our roads, woods, and rivers.  He enjoys reading, running, mt. biking, adventure races, bird hunting, and fishing.  He also is involved with multiple charity organizations and service groups in our area.

The doctor is always willing to answer all of your questions and you are bound to see him through out the community enjoying our great community.


Erin Rader

Erin, our medical assistant joined our staff in Jan, 2005 after working for 11 years with handicapped adult foster care with an extensive knowledge of patient care.  She is a native of Mecosta County and has lived here her entire life.  She lives in Big Rapids with her husband, Mike, 2 sons and step daughter.


Jana Lovell

Jana, joined our team in 2011 as a Medical Assistant. She had just completed the schooling necessary and did her externship here before being hired on. She is originally from Texas, but moved to Michigan as a teen. She is now married to Dennis and they have two children, Nathan and Savanna and reside in Howard City. Jana enjoys being with friends and family and is looking forward to a long journey here at Big Rapids Foot and Ankle.


Stephanie Trouba

Stephanie, joined our team as an front office administrator in February of 2013.  Stephanie is originally from Montana, and moved here with her husband Jerome, and son Jude in 2009.  Her daughter, Harper, was born here in 2011.  Stephanie is also expecting another child in 2014.  Stephanie enjoys reading and running amongst chasing her children around town.


Shemika Valentine

Shemika is our newest member helping fill in for Stephanie during maternity leave.  Shemika is newer to our community and also works as a realtor.  She has two children attending Big Rapids public schools and she enjoys spending time with her family when not working. 


Below are some videos of doctor with charity and at play


Polar Plunge Event (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nay2mTr-w4Q)

Color Run (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OG6gShqKweA)

Artprize Urban Adventure Race (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SoD7aTXdZ4k)

Big Bad Wolf (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o_TUkK2tM3w)