Our Doctors

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our training, professional credentials and work experience.

Michael A. DeKorte, DPM, FACFAS

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, California College of Podiatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Fellowships

  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Hospital/Surgical Center Affiliations

  • Medical Staff: Rogue Regional Medical Center
  • Medical Staff: Providence Medford Medical Center
  • Medical Staff: Surgery Center of Southern Oregon

Memberships

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Oregon Podiatric Medical Association
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Prime Care IPA (Independent Physicians Association)

Other/Hobbies

  • Se habla español
  • Enjoys whitewater rafting, traveling & visiting historical sites, and spending time with family
  • Served in the Army National Guard for six years as part of a helicopter attack unit
  • Raised in Southern Oregon and takes great pleasure in giving back to the community

 

Rick E. McClure, DPM, FACFAS

Education

  • Brigham Young University, Provo UT; Microbiology
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, California College of Podiatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery certified in Foot Surgery
  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery certified in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery

Fellowships

  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Associate, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

Hospital/Surgical Center Affiliations

  • Medical Staff: Rogue Regional Medical Center
  • Medical Staff: Providence Medford Medical Center
  • Medical Staff: Surgery Center of Southern Oregon

Memberships

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Oregon Podiatric Medical Association
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • Prime Care IPA (Independent Physicians Association)

Teaching Qualifications

  • M.S. Podiatric Medical Education
  • Former Chief of Podiatric Medical Education, Doctors Hospital Santa Ana, Santa Ana Medical Center and Whittier Hospital Medical Center

Lecture History

  • Numerous lectures on Medicine and Surgery of the Foot and Ankle

Other/Hobbies

  • Se habla español
  • Avid golfer and fly fisherman
  • Also, enjoys gardening and beekeeping

 

Jeffery D. Zimmer, DPM

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University of Idaho
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Post Graduate Training

  • Three-year surgical residency (PMSR/RRA) focusing on foot and ankle surgery, trauma, sports medicine, diabetic wound care and limb salvage.
  • Mount Sinai Hospital in Chicago.

Board Certifications

  • Oregon Medical Board, Licensed Podiatric Physician

Hospital/Surgical Center Affiliations

  • Medical Staff: Rogue Regional Medical Center
  • Medical Staff: Providence Medford Medical Center
  • Medical Staff: Surgery Center of Southern Oregon

Memberships

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Oregon Podiatric Medical Association
  • Prime Care IPA (Independent Physicians Association)
  • Other/Hobbies

Speaks Chinese

  • Enjoys hiking, camping, and the outdoors
  • Also, enjoys outings with his family and being back home where he grew up