We are back with the 11th episode of our original video podcast, Lunchtime with the Masters. This series will feature short yet informative discussions with the leading professionals in the field of podiatry.

This episodes guest is Dr. Richard Jacoby. Dr. Jacoby is a Diplomate of Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine and Board Certified in Treatment of Foot and Ankle. He has been Past President of the Arizona Podiatry Association and the Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons.

He enjoys a challenge with complicated foot and ankle conditions, and specializes in diabetic and peripheral neuropathy, laser therapy, stem cell rich injections, trauma (soft tissue and fractures), including all sorts of hammertoes, bunions, flat feet, and fungal nail infections.

He has treated over 10,000 patients suffering from neuropathy with either stem cell therapy, laser treatments or the Dellon procedure, which is an operative treatment for peripheral neuropathy. With his expertise in neuropathy treatments, no patient has had to go on to an amputation afterwards yet!

Dr. Jacoby recently wrote Sugar Crush, a book published by Harper Collins and received critical acclaim. The book describes how to reduce inflammation, reverse nerve damage and reclaim good health.

He treats each patient as if he or she were a family member. Dr. Jacoby actively conducts research to figure out the best way to manage patients. With four Top Doc awards and a passion for seeing patients get better, your feet will be in good hands at Extremity Health Centers!