Dr. Richard Bouche’ one of Podiatry’s masters in the world of Sports Medicine will be my guest next week. Dr. Bouche’ is a graduate of the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, IL . He completed a two year residency in foot and ankle surgery at the Northwest Podiatric Surgical Residency Program in Seattle, WA. After one year in private practice, he joined the Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle and practiced there for 20 years in the Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Departments. He presently works at The Sports Medicine Clinic in North Seattle where he has now been for the past 7 years. Dr. Bouché serves as Special Editor (Sports Medicine) for the Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is also a Past President of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.