Welcome to Medford Foot and Ankle Clinic, P.C.

If you are looking for a podiatrist in Medford or Southern Oregon, we welcome you to our practice.

Our Goal

As podiatric physicians and surgeons in Medford, OR we believe our
patients deserve to have the information needed to make good choices about their foot and ankle care. Our goal is to educate each patient and begin a relevant treatment program with the highest quality of care available. Whatever your foot or ankle trouble, we'll work together to find the answers that will comfort you and bring you relief.

Our Office

We are excited to now offer Lapiplasty Bunion Correction, an exciting new treatment option for those suffering from bunion pain. Learn more about it here.

We take pride in providing you with a comfortable office experience. As part of Our Services , we provide the most up-to-date technological foot and ankle practice in all of Southern Oregon.  We utilize state of the art lasers for the treatment of acute and chronic pain, onychomycosis or fungal toenails, and removal of warts.  Our practice utilizes digital x-rays and musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging.
Our Doctors have the highest credentials in the field of podiatric medicine and surgery. 

Drs. DeKorte, McClure and Zimmer are all board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and are Fellows of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. With these credentials you can rest assured that your foot or ankle condition will be in capable, competent hands whether the problem is relatively minor to the most advanced reconstructive foot and ankle surgical procedures.

We look forward to visiting with you!

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Meet Our Doctors

  • Michael A. DeKorte


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

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  • Jeffery D. Zimmer


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

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  • "All I can say is that I arrived at the office barely able to walk, in excruciating pain and feeling hopeless. After my first visit I left with knowledge, experience and HOPE. The entire staff is so knowledgeable and kind. Within a month  I was able to maneuver pain free. I was ecstatic!!! They are the real deal."
    Kim A.
  • "I have never ever received the level of care and information that I received at Medford Foot and Ankle Clinic - truly outstanding and far above the usual level of care."
  • "Staff were knowledgeable and helpful. My doctor was able to identify the problem quickly and give me multiple options of what I could do for it as well as what might be covered by insurance and what might not."
    Aubrey L.
  • "My experience is excellent every time I go to the clinic. Regardless who serves me, everybody is helpful, friendly and knows what they are doing. I am one happy camper."
    Peter S.

Featured Articles


    The structure of the foot is complex, consisting of bones, muscles, tendons, and other soft tissues. Of the 26 bones in the foot, 19 are toe bones (phalanges) and metatarsal bones (the long bones in the midfoot). Fractures of the toe and metatarsal bones are common and require evaluation by a specialist. ...

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    Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)

    What Is PTTD?The posterior tibial tendon serves as one of the major supporting structures of the foot, helping it to function while walking. Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) is a condition caused by changes in the tendon, impairing its ability to support the arch. This results in flattening ...

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    Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)

    Heel pain is most often caused by plantar fasciitis, a condition that is sometimes also called heel spur syndrome when a spur is present. Heel pain may also be due to other causes, such as a stress fracture, tendonitis, arthritis, nerve irritation, or, rarely, a cyst. Because there are several potential ...

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    Flexible Flatfoot

    What Is Flatfoot? Flatfoot is often a complex disorder, with diverse symptoms and varying degrees of deformity and disability. There are several types of flatfoot, all of which have one characteristic in common: partial or total collapse (loss) of the arch.   Other characteristics shared by most ...

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    Ganglion Cyst

    What Is a Ganglion Cyst? A ganglion cyst is a sac filled with a jellylike fluid that originates from a tendon sheath or joint capsule. The word “ganglion” means “knot” and is used to describe the knot-like mass or lump that forms below the surface of the skin.   Ganglion cysts are among ...

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    Webbed Toes

    Webbed toes (also known as syndactyly) is a rare condition seen in approximately one in 2,000 births. Those with this condition have two or more toes that are partially or fully joined by a flexible skin bridge.  Syndactyly most commonly affects the second and third toes, but it can occur between ...

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    Weak Ankles

    Weak ankles may be a result of previous ankle injuries, but in some cases they are a congenital (at birth) condition. The ankles are sore, and “give way” easily while standing, walking, or doing other activities. When an ankle is injured, it may take a few weeks to many months to fully heal. Often, ...

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    Varicose Veins

    Varicose veins are usually due to improperly functioning valves within the veins. The veins typically appear prominent or look "raised."  The condition can cause swelling of the legs, ankles, and feet. The skin may become discolored due to leakage of blood into the surrounding tissues, and ulcers may ...

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    Turf Toe

    What is Turf Toe? Turf toe is a sprain of the big toe joint resulting from injury during sports activities. The injury usually results from excessive upward bending of the big toe joint. The condition can be caused from either jamming the toe, or repetitive injury when pushing off repeatedly when running ...

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    Toe Walking

    Toe walking, a condition in which a person walks on the toes or ball of the foot, is most often seen in young children learning to walk. A child who does not outgrow toe walking in early childhood should be evaluated by a foot and ankle surgeon. Toe walking may be idiopathic (habitual) or it can be caused ...

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Office Hours


8:30 am-4:30 pm


8:30 am-4:30 pm


8:30 am-4:30 pm


8:30 am-4:30 pm


8:30 am-12:00 pm