Opening Day

Opening Day

October brought my favorite day of the year: Opening day of the North American ski season! I’ve improved significantly in my skiing over the last year here in Colorado, but I am still fresh enough that I get giddy about getting on the mountain as often as I can. My...
Leadville Race Report

Leadville Race Report

At Eagle-Summit Foot & Ankle, we are in the heart of ultra-running country. I run with a weekly group that regularly has competitive racers present. One runner, who happens to lead the group, came out to Colorado just to train to become a professional...
My Dancing Shoes

My Dancing Shoes

Dancing on stage in front of over 800 people was not something I thought I’d ever do, but on July 18, 2017 I had the privilege of being one of the featured locals in the Vail Valley Foundation’s YouthPower365 Star Dancing Gala. This fantastic event is the primary...
Cirque Series Race at Arapahoe Basin

Cirque Series Race at Arapahoe Basin

A couple weeks ago, I signed up to participate in the first race of its kind at Arapahoe Basin. The Cirque Series is trying to bridge the gap between 5k and 10k road races and the usual long-distance trail runs. There are not many short distance, fun trail runs. This...
20 Years of Change

20 Years of Change

This July marks twenty years that I have been in practice in Colorado. Countless changes have taken place in our practice, and in medicine, over the years. Many of these changes have entailed improvements in technology, diagnostic imaging, and surgical instruments....
Foot and Ankle Injuries from Spring Sports

Foot and Ankle Injuries from Spring Sports

March and April here in the mountains can offer a wonderfully diverse range of opportunities for athletes of all ages. We all know winter is far from over and some of the best powder days may still be yet to come. However, as the weather is getting warmer, the school...