Dr. Joseph Stern

Sports Podiatrist


  • Private Practice for 25 years in Vancouver, Panorama and Coquitlam
  • Conducted research on over the counter Orthotics, custom and computerized Orthotics, foot sport injuries and skating.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of SportMed BC
  • Podiatrist for Skate Canada, British Columbia Section
  • Board Member of the Canadian Council of Podiatric Medical Education
  • Faculty member of the Podiatry Department at Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center
  • Faculty instructor of postgraduate surgical residency training at Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center/University of British Columbia
  • Fellow Faculty Podiatric Medicine Royal Collage Podiatric Medicine Glasgow FFPM RCPSGlasgow
  • Past President of Canadian Podiatric Medical Association


  • Bachelor of Science, University of British Columbia, 1982
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine,1986
  • Surgical Residency, Mission Oaks Hospital, Los Gatos, California, 1987


  • Podiatric Sports Medicine and Orthotics
  • Foot problems related to sports injuries and specializing in Orthotics
  • Pediatric Foot disorders
  • Biomechanics


  • Working out, tennis, golf, snow and water skiing
  • Active and on board of Canadian Podiatric Medical Association