"Coming to see you is such a pleasant experience. I am beginning to think my feet are having problems on purpose! You have answers to my questions and offer options I can choose from.
The atmosphere at your office is very positive.
Thank you for your patience and the time you take to give unhurried care. We appreciate you and your entire staff.


– Janet M.

About Dr. Ralph Wentz

Dr Ralph WentzDr. Wentz came to Salida from Colorado Springs, CO, in 1994. He was a member of the medical staff at Memorial and Penrose Hospitals. He also served as a Sports Medicine consultant at the United States Olympic Training Center.


He completed his medical school training at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. In 1987, he served his residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at the St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. Dr. Wentz is Board Certified in foot surgery and reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association.

He has served two terms on the Board of Directors of the Colorado Foot and Ankle Society.


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