BY TwistSTL | Posted: Wednesday, October 12, 2011 01:18 PM
ST. LOUIS — October 5, 2011 — Foot Healers™ today announced Dr. Magdala LaFontant, DPM has joined their team of doctors, working with patients at the St. Peters/O’Fallon location. Dr. LaFontant will serve as the primary doctor and work with patients to identify and address foot ailments and develop treatment plans that will lead to successful recoveries.
“We are pleased to have Dr. LaFontant join the Foot Healers team of doctors. her conservative approach to treating the entire patient and addressing their ailments from their very first visit fits nicely with the mission at Foot Healers,” said John Murray, President of Foot Healers. “in addition, with the commonality of activity-related pain and injuries, Dr. LaFontant’s personal experience and background in dance make her a relatable doctor and a valuable addition to the team.”
Dr. LaFontant is a native of Chicago and a graduate of Loyola University. she received her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from the new York College of Podiatric Medicine in new York and completed her three-year residency at White Memorial Medical Center in Los Angeles.
“I am proud to join a team of doctors who implement conservative approaches to treat patient foot ailments,” said Dr. LaFontant. “Foot Healers believes that by focusing on the patient and their pain, long-term resolutions can be planned and mapped out for each patient. I look forward to working with my patients and helping them find ways to do the things they love – without pain.”
About Foot Healers
Foot Healers operates podiatry clinics throughout the St. Louis area, in Creve Coeur, Chesterfield, Webster Groves and St. Peters/O’Fallon, Mo. Using a combination of the latest medical technology and patient care, Foot Healers doctors address a wide range of foot issues including foot and heel pain, nail fungus, neuroma and plantar fasciitis.
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 01:18 PM | Tags: Business , Human Resources , Job changes (promotions, etc.)