Achilles, Ankle Injuries, Diabetic Foot Salvage, Foot and Ankle, Foot Surgery, Heel Disorders, Heel Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, Podiatric Sports Medicine, Sports Injuries, Sports Injuries to the Ankle, Traumatic Foot Injuries, Wound Healing
Stress fractures of the feet; Role of patient education in predicting outcomes; Factors needed to prevent further amputation in diabetic patients
Originally from Terre Haute, Indiana, Dr. Alex Kor has a B.S. in Chemistry from Butler University and a M.S. in Exercise Physiology from Purdue University. He received his D.P.M. degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago.
In 1990, Dr. Kor completed a Podiatric Surgical Residency at Westside V.A. Medical Center, University of Illinois.
He has served as the team podiatrist at the N.C.A.A. Division I level (University of Evansville), the N.C.A.A. Division II level (Bowie State University in Bowie, MD) and at the N.C.A.A. Division III level (Knox College in Galesburg, IL).
He is certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine. In addition to his current duties at Bowie State University, Dr. Kor was a full-time podiatrist for Kaiser Permanente in the Washington, DC area from 2003 through February 2012.