Doctor of Chiropractic Mark W. Hill and a team of experienced and licensed massage therapists dispense chiropractic adjustments, cold laser therapy treatments, and massages to help alleviate his patients' achy backs and joints. As a specialist in sports medicine, Dr. Hill and his team also work to heal sports injuries that range from hard hits in football to excessive cramping from speed-knitting competitions.
Dr. Kurte Shepherd, the licensed podiatrist of Elite FootCare of Texas, Inc., draws from nine years of experience to treat all types of foot ailments. He uses a variety of methods to alleviate pain caused by Achilles tendon or arthritis, and also performs cosmetic treatments such as laser toenail fungus removal or hyperhydrosis therapy to combat excessive sweating.
A former college football player, Dr. Marco A Vargas knows the stresses that are placed upon feet throughout the day. Now committed to educating his patients on general foot health, Dr. Vargas treats a diverse range of foot and ankle issues using rehabilitation, surgical procedures, and laser technology. The in-house procedures can treat issues ranging from broken ankles to bunions and toe fungus, fostering overall foot health so patrons can enjoy pain-free strolls and a reprieve from handstand commutes. Foot & Ankle Associates treats patients of all ages, and visitors can also grab a free copy of Dr. Vargas’s book, Got Foot Pain? or peruse the website’s compendium of education materials for more information on the symptoms and treatments of specific foot disorders.
Dr. Robert G. Parker, a third-generation Houstonian that's been in practice since 1970, steers the ship that is Parker Podiatry. During these last 40 years, Dr. Parker has built an impressive resumé crammed full of awards, lecturing gigs, published academic papers, and appearances on numerous TV and radio stations. At his offices, he sees patients dealing with the full spectrum of foot-related problems. He and his staff also stay up to date on the latest in podiatric technologies, including the use of lasers to get rid of unwanted toenail fungus and expedite the robot takeover.
Dr. James M. Jacobs and Dr. Jeanna Mascorro treat foot injury and disease with techniques that range from physical therapy to laser nail-fungus removal to custom orthotics. Both doctors hold memberships in multiple professional organizations, and each brings a unique skill set to the clinic. Dr. Jacobs is a board-certified foot surgeon who ferrets out podiatric injuries by x-raying feet and asking patrons how frequently they visit the National Museum of Ball Bearings and Spiral Staircases. Dr. Mascorro has extensive surgical education and specializes in sports medicine, wound care, pediatrics, and diabetic foot care.
The doctors are also committed to their Katy community; Dr. Jacobs has been on the board of local organizations and served as the president of the Rotary Club of Katy. Together, they offer a college scholarship to graduating Katy high schoolers.