John Lord, DPM
John Lord, DPM


Triangle Region


Prior to coming to EmergeOrtho, Dr. John Lord was in private practice on Mercer Island, Washington. Now, Dr. Lord serves a board-certified podiatric physician for the

EmergeOrtho—Triangle Region Podiatry Team. Specializing in the foot and ankle, he enjoys educating patients, involving them in the decision-making process, and helping them take an active role in their recovery.

Education and Expertise

Dr. Lord completed a two-year podiatric medical and surgical residency at Madigan Army Medical Center and the V.A. Puget Sound Health Care System. In addition to general podiatric medicine and surgery, Dr. Lord has had specialized training in limb salvage and wound care.

Dr. Lord was born and raised in Olympia, WA. After high school, he joined the Army as a medical specialist from 1987-1992. He was stationed in Kitzingen, Germany before leaving the military from Ft. Lewis, Washington. Dr. Lord never made it to Iraq in the first Gulf War but he was an instructor for the combat medicine course for the soldiers being deployed.

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His years of residency training and expertise as a doctor of podiatric medicine enable Dr. Lord to address a variety of foot and ankle conditions, which include:


  • Undergraduate education: University of Washington
  • Graduate education: Podiatric Medical School: California College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Residency: Primary Podiatric Medicine Residency, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Podiatric Surgical Residency, Madigan Army Medical Center


  • American Podiatric Medical Association

Request a consultation with Dr. Lord now. Or, call us at 919-220-5255 any time to speak with an EmergeOrtho—Triangle Region team member.

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