Dr. Jarrod Shapiro


Dr Shapiro is a clinical podiatrist, teacher, residency program director of the Chino Valley Medical Center program, and writer who practices in the Riverside and Upland areas. He is also a professor and Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs at the Western University of Health Sciences College of Podiatric Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Podiatric Medicine and American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Medicine and American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.


He graduated with a BA in English and BS in microbiology from Northern Arizona University in 1998, then went on to podiatric undergraduate training at the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco. He completed a 3-year podiatric medicine and surgery residency at Botsford General Hospital in Farmington Hills, Michigan. While in practice for the past 18 years, he has been an online editor of the Practice Perfect blog where he writes about the lives of modern podiatrists. Dr Shapiro is triple board certified in Foot and Ankle Medicine, Foot Surgery, and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery. He has been happily for 25 years and spends his personal time with his two children.


Dr Shapiro’s clinical emphasis and philosophy of patient care is to help patients by identifying their specific diagnosis, determine the cause of patients’ pain and partner together to empower patients to improve their lower extremity health. He has extensive clinical and surgical experience with an emphasis on foot and ankle reconstructive surgery including complex pediatric and adult reconstruction.