John Lord, DPM is a podiatric physician specializing in problems of the foot and ankle. 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. Besides 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.
Prior to coming to EmergeOrtho,Dr. Lord was in private practice on Mercer Island, Washington. Dr. Lord enjoys educating patients, involving them in the decision making process, and helping them take an active role in their recovery.