Dr. Ira Meyers received his B.S. in biology in 1982 from The College of William and Mary, and his D.P.M. degree from The Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine (now Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine) in 1987. He completed his residency in podiatric surgery at The Osteopathic Medical Center of Philadelphia. Dr. Meyers became board certified in podiatric surgery in 1993, and completed a fellowship in podiatric sports medicine in 1989. Dr. Meyers has been specializing in running injuries. He has worked several thousand runners including several Olympians and 10 winners of The Broad St. Run. He won the 1986 Philadelphia Marathon, and the 1985 Long Island Marathon. He currently competes in triathlons, and was awarded the US Triathlete Honorable Mention in his age group in 2010 and 2011