Dr. Hovancsek is a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He has been serving Grays Harbor and Olympia since 1994. He went to The Ohio State University for his undergraduate degree in Microbiology. He then attended The Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine and completed his residency at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Over the last 20 years he has developed a practice that provides superior quality medical and surgical care of the foot and ankle to the local and extended communities. Dr. Hovancsek enjoys participating in community activities. He enjoys coaching youth sports, hiking, boating, and skiing. He has also been involved in therapeutic horseback riding for disabled youth.