Dr. Cherie Johnson is a board certified podiatric physician and surgeon at The Sports Medicine Clinic. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from UCLA in 1991, and graduated first in her class from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1995. She completed three years of residency, specializing in foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Johnson became board certified in Foot Surgery as well as Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in 2001, then recertified in 2010.
Patient Care Philosophy
Through personal attentive care, I aim to provide the best medical treatment for each patient -- detailed focus to determine the cause of the patient’s foot and ankle problem, allowing effective treatment for return to a comfortable, active lifestyle.
Reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle; tendon repair; arch reconstruction and bunion surgery; arthritic conditions; custom orthotics
Biomechanics of the first ray; peroneal tendon function; first metatarsal mechanics; equinus; fifth metatarsal fracture repair; tibial fasciitis/shin splints