Dr. Emily Chau

Foot & Ankle Surgeon located in Burbank, CA

About Dr. Chau

Dr. Emily Chau is a highly skilled foot and ankle surgeon with a commitment to excellence. Utilizing her extensive medical training, Dr. Chau treats all manners of foot and ankle concerns including, but not limited to complex wounds, sport injuries, trauma/fractures, bunions, and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.

Dr. Chau hales from Seattle, Washington and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology at University of Washington in Seattle. It is at the University of Washington where she began her medical journey while volunteering at the University of Washington medical center and Seattle Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Chau obtained her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Science and Medicine, North Chicago, Illinois.

Dr. Chau continued her medical education by joining the residency program at the Baltimore Veterans Affair and University of Maryland Medical Center, where a heavy focus was placed on wound care, limb salvage and preservation along with complex reconstructive foot and ankle surgery and minimally invasive foot surgery.

Dr. Chau is pleased to be a member of the highly trained physicians working with Elite Foot and Ankle. She brings her experience to Elite Foot and Ankle to help all patients remain healthy and active and to treat all concerns patients may have.

Dr. Chau’s interests beyond podiatry and wound care include outdoor activities including hiking, swimming, archery and skiing. She also greatly enjoys taking her dog Orion to explore new terrains and locations.


We accept the following insurance providers. Please contact our office if you have any questions.

Blue Cross
Blue Shield
United Health Care