Foot & Ankle Care
Memorial Regional Health provides comprehensive podiatry services for all of your podiatry needs, from routine foot and ankle care to simple and complex surgery. We treat all conditions of the foot and ankle no matter the cause.
Foot conditions occur for a variety of reasons, including injury, improper mechanics, disease, birth defect and infection. Whatever the issue, if it involves the foot or ankle we can treat you and get you back to performing your daily routine in comfort, or enjoying your favorite sport or activity with gusto.
Meet our Podiatrist
Dr. Derek Harper graduated in the top of his class with honors from Temple University of Podiatric Medicine. He served as the Chief Podiatric Surgical Resident during his residency program at a large, regional health system in New Mexico.
He offers a strong background in complex foot and ankle surgeries and effective skills in treating a variety of common foot and ankle issues. There is nothing he hasn’t handled, and he even performs total ankle replacements with leading edge implants as well as complex foot and ankle surgery for trauma, reconstruction and diabetic wound care.
“I spend time with my patients to make sure they understand all of the pros and cons of every treatment option available. We work together to come up with the best plan for them.”
Athlete’s Foot (Tinea Pedis)
Diabetes-related foot pain
Geriatric Foot Care
Plantar Fasciitis (heel spur)