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 Valley 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
  • 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 Valley Medical Center
    • Medical Staff:  Providence 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
  • 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 flyfisherman
    • Also enjoys gardening and beekeeping

 

Jeffery D. Zimmer, DPM

  • Education
    • Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University 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
  • Memberships
    • American Podiatric Medical 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