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Alex Kor, D.P.M., M.S.
Clinical Associate of Orthopaedics
A podiatric surgeon, Dr. Kor has lectured for more than 20 years on a variety of podiatric conditions. His special interests lie in diabetic foot savage, wound healing, podiatric sports medicine and elective forefoot surgery.
Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, Dr. Kor has served as the team podiatrist at the NCAA Division I level (University of Evansville in Evansville, Ind.), the NCAA Division II level (Bowie State University in Bowie, Md.) and the NCAA Division III level (Knox College in Galesburg, Ill.). In 2002, he initiated a study (funded by the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine) at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation that focused on measuring the flexibility of the shank of a running shoe and its relationship to plantar fasciitis.
Dr. Kor earned an undergraduate degree at Butler University and a master's in exercise physiology at Purdue University. He trained in podiatric medicine at the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine and completed a residency podiatric surgery at Westside V.A. Medical Center (University of Illinois). He joined Johns Hopkins in 2012, where he practices at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.