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Jonathan Bennett
D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Jonathan Bennett is a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgery and is Board Certified and has been Re-Certified in Foot Surgery. He has been practicing in Orange County, California since 2001 and has performed well over a thousand surgical cases in his career helping people throughout Southern California. During his career Dr. Bennett has received many awards including recognition for outstanding medical and surgical performance from local hospitals, surgery centers and medical groups.

Dr. Bennett received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara where he completed a dual tract of pre-medical courses and his degree in communication studies.

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Dr. Bennett with some of the Physicians of OCFA.

After college he received a Pre-Doctoral Medical Research Award and spent one year at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland performing medical research. Dr. Bennett then received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois where he graduated with Honors.

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Dr. Bennett with John Force of NHRA Car Racing Fame. Dr Bennett treating a patient with a sports injury.

He then moved to Southern California where he completed his comprehensive foot & ankle surgical residency at Western Medical Center where he focused on diabetic limb salvage, trauma, sports medicine and elective foot & ankle surgical procedures.

Video: Patient Testimonial

“I believe in discussing all conservative, medical and surgical options with my patients…

…as each individual has a unique set of life circumstances and medical conditions to be considered. I enjoy working directly with my patients to develop a treatment plan that works for them and their lifestyle.” < Dr. Jonathan Bennett

Dr. Bennett and Patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Bennett discussing the therapy with Fungal Toenail patient.

During his free time Dr. Bennett enjoys traveling, scuba diving, playing basketball, playing golf, reading and spending time with his family. He has coached many of his children’s sports teams including baseball, basketball and soccer teams.

Dr. Bennett and Patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Bennett with a patient who recently had surgery.

Dr. Bennett was born in Phoenix, Arizona then moved to Arcata, California for his high school years. He still cheers for the Phoenix Suns basketball team and the Arizona Cardinals football team and takes his family to Arizona for a game or two every season.

Dr. Corey Lejeune - OCfeet.comCorey LeJeune
D.P.M.

Dr LeJeune - OCfeet.com

Dr. Corey LeJeune joined Orange County Foot &Ankle Group in 2009. He regularly treats the entire spectrum of foot and ankle pathology but specializes in limb salvage and reconstructive foot surgery.

Originally from Baton Rouge, Louisiana Dr. LeJeune received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University. After completing his Bachelor’s degree, he relocated to New York City and attended the New York College of Podiatric Medicine where he completed his medical education.

“I believe that thorough patient education and involvement is the key to providing superior podiatric medical and surgical care….

…I work with my patients closely to provide the treatment that will improve their health as fast as possible. Watching my patients recover from their conditions is very rewarding. It is satisfying knowing that I have a made a difference in the lives of patients and their families.” < Dr. Corey LeJeune

Dr. LeJeune was then chosen to complete an intensive 3-year foot and ankle surgical residency at Providence Tarzana Regional Medical Center in Tarzana, California. During residency he took a particular interest in sports medicine, wound care and surgical correction of bunion deformities.

Dr. LeJeune with Patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. LeJeune is well versed in both surgical and non-surgical treatment of all foot and ankle pathology and is board qualified by the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the California State Podiatric Medical Association.

Dr. LeJeune & patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. LeJeune is actively involved in continuing his medical education keeping him on the cutting-edge of the newest procedures and technology available in medicine. This allows him to provide his patients with the highest quality care and state of the art podiatric medical and surgical services.

Dr. LeJeune & patient - OCfeet.com

In his free time Dr. LeJeune enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, LSU football, movies and everything Southern California has to offer, with its beautiful weather and outdoor activities.

Dr. Daphne Yen - OCfeet.comDaphne Yen
D.P.M.

Dr. Daphne Yen Standing - OCfeet.com

Dr. Yen is originally from the East Coast and was born in Queens, New York. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Medical Technology from the University of Arizona and graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors before attending Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. After receiving her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, she moved to the Bay Area, where she completed her three year surgical residency at Kaiser North Bay Consortium. She served as chief resident in Foot and Ankle Surgery with an emphasis on lower extremity diabetic limb salvage, wound care, trauma, as well as forefoot, rearfoot, and ankle reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Yen believes all of her patients deserve the highest level of care and is committed to giving each patient individualized attention. She is passionate about helping people with their foot and ankle ailments to maintain a healthy lifestyle and looks forward to treating patients of all age groups.

Dr. Daphne Yen and Patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Yen is board qualified with the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry, member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and member of the California Podiatric Medical Association. She is on medical staff at Anaheim Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Daphne Yen and Patient - OCfeet.com

In her free time, Dr. Yen enjoys spending time with her husband and two small children. They enjoy going to Disneyland and attending Dodger games. She also enjoys staying active by running and playing golf.

Dr. Daphne Yen and Patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Yen is able to speak Spanish and Mandarin.

“I love what I do. Helping patients stay active and healthy is very rewarding…

…I believe the best outcomes occur when patients and their doctors have a good relationship and work together as a team to determine the best treatment to ensure the highest level of care.” < Dr. Daphne Yen

Gina Wilvang
D.P.M.

Dr. Wilvang - OCfeet.com

Dr. Gina Wilvang was born and raised in the South Bay area of Los Angeles.  She attended the University of California, Davis and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physiology, as well as a minor in Spanish.  Upon completion of her undergraduate studies, she moved to New York City where she received her doctorate from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine.

Her education at the college included intense training at the affiliated Foot Center of New York in Harlem. Working in this facility, the largest center of its kind, Dr. Wilvang cultivated a firm foundation in patient care and compassion while providing clinical services to a wide and diverse patient load.  Upon completion of her graduate studies, which included the two years immersed in the Foot Center of New York, her mentors and teachers collectively selected her for the highly esteemed NYCPM Faculty Scholarship based on her adept clinical skills and her attentive bedside manner.

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

In addition to receiving this prestigious award which showcased her character, she was also recognized as the top academic student in her class being named the recipient of the Dr. Emil Rose Examination Scholarship. Dr. Wilvang was pronounced a member of the Pi Delta National Honor Society and graduated with honors, magna cum laude.

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

Once she completed her medical education on the east coast, Dr. Wilvang was pleased to return to her native Southern California where she was granted her first choice for her postgraduate training.  She was accepted for a comprehensive two-year surgical residency program Western Medical Center, Santa Ana, an acute care hospital designated as a Level II trauma center (currently Orange County Global Medical Center).

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

In addition to extensive training in foot and ankle surgery (elective, reconstructive, post-traumatic, and diabetic limb salvage), Dr. Wilvang spent many rotation hours practicing among the indispensable disciplines of wound care, emergency medicine, orthopedics, and micro-vascular surgery.  One of the most sought after features of her residency program was a regular assignment in the hospital’s renowned wound care center where she honed techniques in the treatment of all types of lower extremity wounds.  These skills have proven to be invaluable to the wound management which currently comprises a substantial portion of her practice today.

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

Dr. Wilvang is board qualified with the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry.  She has been practicing podiatric medicine in Orange County now for over 20 years. She proudly joined the team of Orange County Foot and Ankle Group in 2014, eager to share her passion for mindfulness and positivity with the group and her patients.  She believes the best medicine is a positive attitude and an open mind; she is a practitioner of science and faith.

“When these two facets collide, miracles are born and anything is possible.”

Dr. Wilvang makes it a point to acknowledge the power of our mind and our thoughts in the healing process. She is a proponent of conservative, non-invasive treatment whenever possible and promotes prevention as the key to healthy feet and a healthy life.  Honest and compassionate care is at the forefront of Dr. Wilvang’s practice.  She strives to establish a quality doctor-patient relationship that involves listening, trust, and patient education.

Dr. Wilvang and Patient - OCfeet.com

These wise words from Ralph Waldo Emerson reflect her genuine sentiments as a health care provider:

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children… to leave the world a bit better… to know even one life breathed easier because you have lived; this is to have succeeded.”

Just as Dr. Wilvang enjoys where she works, she makes sure to enjoy where she lives as well.  She currently resides in Huntington Beach with her loving soon-to-be husband and her two flourishing children.  She enjoys yoga, paddle boarding, dancing, reading, and traveling.  She consistently practices meditation daily and loves to spend time outdoors and in nature.

Dr. Tam NguyenTam Nguyen
D.P.M.

Dr. Tam Nguyen - Standing - OCfeet.comDr. Tam Nguyen is a specialist in the foot and ankle.  Born and raised in Los Angeles he calls Southern California his home. He completed his bachelor’s degree in cell and molecular biology and decided to broaden his education by studying philosophy and theology. With a special interest in ancient languages, he took courses in biblical Greek, ancient Hebrew, ecclesial Latin and modern day Spanish.

Dr. Nguyen then attended Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona for his medical training. Afterward, he completed his intensive residency training at the Stanford affiliated Veteran Affairs hospital in Palo Alto California where he served as chief resident.

Orange County Podiatrist - Dr. Tam Nguyen - OCfeet.com - OCFA

He is board qualified in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery through the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He enjoys treating all aspects of foot ailments including bunions, forefoot deformity corrections, diabetic limb salvage and trauma. He enjoys evidence-based medicine and working as a team with patients to provide the best possible care.

Outside of work he enjoys reading science fiction, working on cars and meeting other people with difficult to pronounce last names. He spends the rest his free time playing with his two young boys, Benedict and Francis.

Dr. Michael BastaniMichael Bastani
D.P.M.

Dr.-Bastani-Standing-left-face_Scrubs_Podiatry-Orange CountyDr. Michael Bastani is a board-certified, surgically trained foot and ankle specialist.

He earned his degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Following his medical school training, he completed three years of surgical residency at Metropolitan/ Lincoln hospital in New York City, where he was appointed as Chief Surgical Resident.

Dr. Michael Bastani, Staff member, with patient -OCFA-Podiatry-OCfeet.com - OCFA

After completing his residency training in 2018, he moved from New York City to California and began practicing in Southern California. Dr. Bastani is well trained in all aspects of podiatric medicine and surgery. He is committed to excellence in treating patients, both surgically and non-surgically, by offering evidence-based information and innovative treatments.

Dr. Trevor TakeyamaDr. Trevor Takeyama
D.P.M.

Dr. Takeyama-OCFA - OCfeet.comDr. Trevor Takeyama was born and raised in Southern California. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California Irvine, obtaining a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. He then completed his podiatric medical school training, obtaining his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Western University of Health Sciences where the curriculum was fully integrated and taken alongside the osteopathic medical students. He graduated at the top of his class, was named Valedictorian and was selected to be a member of the Pi Delta National Podiatric Honors Society.

Dr. Trevor Takeyama - OCFA - Podiatrist Orange County - OCfeet.com

He then completed his 3 year intensive foot and ankle surgical residency program and served as Chief Resident at Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare system which is affiliated with Stanford Healthcare and Kaiser Permanente. His training emphasized a wide spectrum of forefoot, rearfoot, and ankle pathology. This included diabetic foot care, wound care/limb salvage, trauma, elective and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, pediatrics, biomechanics, and sports medicine. His training also included rotation experience in internal medicine, emergency medicine, vascular surgery, plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, anesthesia, general surgery, dermatology, rheumatology, radiology, and infectious diseases.

Dr. Trevor Takeyama - OCFA - Podiatrist Orange County - OCfeet.com

Dr. Takeyama is board qualified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He holds a passion for resolving pain involving the wide spectrum of foot and ankle ailments both surgically and non-surgically. Dr. Takeyama always strives to stay up to date with the newest evidence-based medicine in order to provide the best patient care. He finds the best outcomes involve patient-centered treatment plans and collaborative efforts to resolve pain. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his loved ones and playing sports.

Dr. Trevor Takeyama - OCFA - Podiatrist Orange County - OCfeet.com

Dr. Laura TolentinoLaura Tolentino
D.P.M.

Dr.Laura Tolentino-OCFA-Podiatry-OCfeet.com - OCFADr. Tolentino received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in molecular and cellular biology along with a minor in chemistry from California State University of Fullerton. She obtained her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine (DMU). Dr. Tolentino completed her residency at Montefiore Medical Center in New York, NY where she served as the Chief Resident during her final year. Her clinical training placed emphasis on wound care, trauma, minimally invasive surgery and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.

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During her time at DMU, Dr. Tolentino was a leader in the Diversity and LGBTQ programs which focused on educating other health professionals on how to better serve minority/diverse communities.

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Dr. Tolentino is fluent in Spanish and enjoys working with the local Spanish speaking community for all of their lower extremity care needs.

Dr.Laura Tolentino with patient -OCFA-Podiatry-OCfeet.com - OCFAA native of California, Dr. Tolentino grew up in Montebello where she played the violin with her father on the weekends from a very young age.

She now resides in Orange County with her husband along with her beloved rescue dog and cat. Dr. Tolentino’s hobbies include reading, hiking, dancing, playing music and singing.

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Jonathan Bennett
D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Jonathan Bennett is a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgery and is Board Certified and has been Re-Certified in Foot Surgery. Dr. Bennett - OCfeet.comHe has been practicing in Orange County, California since 2001.

Dr Bennett has performed well over a thousand surgical cases in his career helping people throughout Southern California.

During his career Dr. Bennett has received many awards including recognition for outstanding medical and surgical performance from local hospitals, surgery centers and medical groups.

Dr. Bennett and Patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Bennett with a patient who recently had surgery.

Dr. Bennett treeating an athlete with a sports injury.

Dr. Bennett received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara where he completed a dual tract of pre-medical courses and his degree in communication studies.

Dr. Bennett and Patient - OCfeet.com

After college he received a Pre-Doctoral Medical Research Award and spent one year at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland performing medical research. Dr. Bennett then received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois where he graduated with Honors.

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Dr. Bennett and some of the Physicians at OCFA.

He then moved to Southern California where he completed his comprehensive foot & ankle surgical residency at Western Medical Center where he focused on diabetic limb salvage, trauma, sports medicine and elective foot & ankle surgical procedures.

Video: Patient Surgery Testimonial

“I believe in discussing all conservative, medical and surgical options with my patients…

… as each individual has a unique set of life circumstances and medical conditions to be considered. I enjoy working directly with my patients to develop a treatment plan that works for them and their lifestyle.”

> Dr. Jonathan Bennett

Dr. Jonathan Bennett & NHRA's John Force - OCfeet.com

Dr. Bennett with his patient, John Force of NHRA Racing fame.

During his free time Dr. Bennett enjoys traveling, scuba diving, playing basketball, playing golf, reading and spending time with his family. He has coached many of his children’s sports teams including baseball, basketball and soccer teams.

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Dr. Bennett preparing a walking boot for a patient.

Dr. Bennett was born in Phoenix, Arizona then moved to Arcata, California for his high school years. He still cheers for the Phoenix Suns basketball team and the Arizona Cardinals football team and takes his family to Arizona for a game or two every season.

Dr. Corey Lejeune - OCfeet.com

Corey LeJeune
D.P.M.

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Dr. Corey LeJeune joined Orange County Foot &Ankle Group in 2009. He regularly treats the entire spectrum of foot and ankle pathology but specializes in limb salvage and reconstructive foot surgery.

Originally from Baton Rouge, Louisiana Dr. LeJeune received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University.

After completing his Bachelor’s degree, Dr. LeJeune relocated to New York City and attended the New York College of Podiatric Medicine where he completed his medical education.

“I believe that thorough patient education and involvement is the key to providing superior podiatric medical and surgical care….

…I work with my patients closely to provide the treatment that will improve their health as fast as possible. Watching my patients recover from their conditions is very rewarding. It is satisfying knowing that I have a made a difference in the lives of patients and their families.” < Dr. Corey LeJeune

Dr. LeJeune - with patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. LeJeune was then chosen to complete an intensive 3-year foot and ankle surgical residency at Providence Tarzana Regional Medical Center in Tarzana, California. During residency he took a particular interest in sports medicine, wound care and surgical correction of bunion deformities.

Dr. LeJeune - with Staff Member - OCfeet.com

Dr. LeJeune is well versed in both surgical and non-surgical treatment of all foot and ankle pathology and is board qualified by the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the California State Podiatric Medical Association.

Dr. LeJeune & staff member - OCfeet.com

Dr. LeJeune is actively involved in continuing his medical education keeping him on the cutting-edge of the newest procedures and technology available in medicine. This allows him to provide his patients with the highest quality care and state of the art podiatric medical and surgical services.

Dr. LeJeune & patient - OCfeet.com

In his free time, Dr. LeJeune enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, LSU football, movies and everything southern California has to offer with its beautiful weather and outdoor activities.

Dr. Daphne Yen - OCfeet.comDaphne Yen
D.P.M.

Dr. Yen is originally from the East Coast and was born in Queens, New York. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Medical Technology from the University of Arizona and graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors before attending Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.

After receiving her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, she moved to the Bay Area, where she completed her three year surgical residency at Kaiser North Bay Consortium.

Dr. Daphne Yen & patient - OCfeet.com

She served as chief resident in Foot and Ankle Surgery with an emphasis on lower extremity diabetic limb salvage, wound care, trauma, as well as forefoot, rearfoot, and ankle reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Daphne Yen & patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Yen believes all of her patients deserve the highest level of care and is committed to giving each patient individualized attention. She is passionate about helping people with their foot and ankle ailments to maintain a healthy lifestyle and looks forward to treating patients of all age groups.

Dr. Daphne Yen & patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Yen is board qualified with the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry, member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and member of the California Podiatric Medical Association. She is on medical staff at Anaheim Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Daphne Yen & patient - OCfeet.com

In her free time, Dr. Yen enjoys spending time with her husband and two small children. They enjoy going to Disneyland and attending Dodger games. She also enjoys staying active by running and playing golf.

Dr. Daphne Yen & patient - OCfeet.com

Dr. Yen is able to speak Spanish and Mandarin.

“I love what I do. Helping patients stay active and healthy is very rewarding…

…I believe the best outcomes occur when patients and their doctors have a good relationship and work together as a team to determine the best treatment to ensure the highest level of care.” < Dr. Daphne Yen

Gina Wilvang
D.P.M.

Dr. Wilvang - OCfeet.com

Dr. Gina Wilvang was born and raised in the South Bay area of Los Angeles.  She attended the University of California, Davis and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physiology, as well as a minor in Spanish.  Upon completion of her undergraduate studies, she moved to New York City where she received her doctorate from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine.

Her education at the college included intense training at the affiliated Foot Center of New York in Harlem. Working in this facility, the largest center of its kind, Dr. Wilvang cultivated a firm foundation in patient care and compassion while providing clinical services to a wide and diverse patient load.  Upon completion of her graduate studies, which included the two years immersed in the Foot Center of New York, her mentors and teachers collectively selected her for the highly esteemed NYCPM Faculty Scholarship based on her adept clinical skills and her attentive bedside manner.

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

In addition to receiving this prestigious award which showcased her character, she was also recognized as the top academic student in her class being named the recipient of the Dr. Emil Rose Examination Scholarship. Dr. Wilvang was pronounced a member of the Pi Delta National Honor Society and graduated with honors, magna cum laude.

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

Once she completed her medical education on the east coast, Dr. Wilvang was pleased to return to her native Southern California where she was granted her first choice for her postgraduate training.  She was accepted for a comprehensive two-year surgical residency program Western Medical Center, Santa Ana, an acute care hospital designated as a Level II trauma center (currently Orange County Global Medical Center).

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

In addition to extensive training in foot and ankle surgery (elective, reconstructive, post-traumatic, and diabetic limb salvage), Dr. Wilvang spent many rotation hours practicing among the indispensable disciplines of wound care, emergency medicine, orthopedics, and micro-vascular surgery.  One of the most sought after features of her residency program was a regular assignment in the hospital’s renowned wound care center where she honed techniques in the treatment of all types of lower extremity wounds.  These skills have proven to be invaluable to the wound management which currently comprises a substantial portion of her practice today.

Dr. Gina Wilvang - OCfeet.com

Dr. Wilvang is board qualified with the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry.  She has been practicing podiatric medicine in Orange County now for over 20 years. She proudly joined the team of Orange County Foot and Ankle Group in 2014, eager to share her passion for mindfulness and positivity with the group and her patients.  She believes the best medicine is a positive attitude and an open mind; she is a practitioner of science and faith.

“When these two facets collide, miracles are born and anything is possible.”

Dr. Wilvang makes it a point to acknowledge the power of our mind and our thoughts in the healing process. She is a proponent of conservative, non-invasive treatment whenever possible and promotes prevention as the key to healthy feet and a healthy life.  Honest and compassionate care is at the forefront of Dr. Wilvang’s practice.  She strives to establish a quality doctor-patient relationship that involves listening, trust, and patient education.

Dr. Wilvang and Patient - OCfeet.com

These wise words from Ralph Waldo Emerson reflect her genuine sentiments as a health care provider:

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children… to leave the world a bit better… to know even one life breathed easier because you have lived; this is to have succeeded.”

Just as Dr. Wilvang enjoys where she works, she makes sure to enjoy where she lives as well.  She currently resides in Huntington Beach with her loving soon-to-be husband and her two flourishing children.  She enjoys yoga, paddle boarding, dancing, reading, and traveling.  She consistently practices meditation daily and loves to spend time outdoors and in nature.

Dr. Tam NguyenTam Nguyen
D.P.M.

Dr. Tam Nguyen - Ocfeet.comDr, Tam Nguyen is a specialist in the foot and ankle.  Born and raised in Los Angeles he calls Southern California home. He completed his bachelor’s degree in cell and molecular biology and decided to broaden his education by studying philosophy and theology. With a special interest in ancient languages, he took courses in biblical Greek, ancient Hebrew, ecclesial Latin and modern day Spanish.
OCfeet.com - Dr. Nguyen - Ingrown Paitient with Dr. Nguyen - Podiatrist_Colorized
Dr. Nguyen then attended Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona for his medical training. Afterward, he completed his intensive residency training at the Stanford affiliated Veteran Affairs hospital in Palo Alto California where he served as chief resident. He is board qualified in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery through the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.
Orange County Podiatrist - Dr. Tam Nguyen - OCfeet.com - OCFA
He enjoys treating all aspects of foot ailments including bunions, forefoot deformity corrections, diabetic limb salvage and trauma. He enjoys evidence-based medicine and working as a team with patients to provide the best possible care.
Orange County Podiatrist - Dr. Tam Nguyen - OCfeet.com - OCFA
Outside of work he enjoys reading science fiction, working on cars and meeting other people with difficult to pronounce last names. He spends the rest his free time playing with his two young boys, Benedict and Francis.

Dr. Michael BastaniMichael Bastani
D.P.M.

Dr.-Bastani-Standing-left-face_Scrubs_Podiatry-Orange CountyDr. Michael Bastani is a board-certified, surgically trained foot and ankle specialist.

He earned his degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Following his medical school training, he completed three years of surgical residency at Metropolitan/ Lincoln hospital in New York City, where he was appointed as Chief Surgical Resident.

Dr. Michael Bastani, Staff member, with patient -OCFA-Podiatry-OCfeet.com - OCFA

After completing his residency training in 2018, he moved from New York City to California and began practicing in Southern California.

Dr. Bastani is well trained in all aspects of podiatric medicine and surgery. He is committed to excellence in treating patients, both surgically and non-surgically, by offering evidence-based information and innovative treatments.

Dr. Trevor TakeyamaTrevor Takeyama
D.P.M.

Dr. Takeyama-OCFA - OCfeet.comDr. Trevor Takeyama was born and raised in Southern California. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California Irvine, obtaining a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. He then completed his podiatric medical school training, obtaining his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Western University of Health Sciences where the curriculum was fully integrated and taken alongside the osteopathic medical students.

Dr. Trevor Takeyama - OCFA - Podiatrist Orange County - OCfeet.com

He graduated at the top of his class, was named Valedictorian and was selected to be a member of the Pi Delta National Podiatric Honors Society. He then completed his 3 year intensive foot and ankle surgical residency program and served as Chief Resident at Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare system which is affiliated with Stanford Healthcare and Kaiser Permanente. His training emphasized a wide spectrum of forefoot, rearfoot, and ankle pathology.

Dr. Trevor Takeyama - OCFA - Podiatrist Orange County - OCfeet.com

This included diabetic foot care, wound care/limb salvage, trauma, elective and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, pediatrics, biomechanics, and sports medicine. His training also included rotation experience in internal medicine, emergency medicine, vascular surgery, plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, anesthesia, general surgery, dermatology, rheumatology, radiology, and infectious diseases.

Dr. Trevor Takeyama - OCFA - Podiatrist Orange County - OCfeet.com

Dr. Takeyama is board qualified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He holds a passion for resolving pain involving the wide spectrum of foot and ankle ailments both surgically and non-surgically. Dr. Takeyama always strives to stay up to date with the newest evidence-based medicine in order to provide the best patient care. He finds the best outcomes involve patient-centered treatment plans and collaborative efforts to resolve pain. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his loved ones and playing sports.

Dr. Laura TolentinoLaura Tolentino
D.P.M.

Dr. Tolentino received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in molecular and cellular biology along with a minor in Dr.Laura Tolentino-OCFA-Podiatry-OCfeet.com - OCFAchemistry from California State University of Fullerton. She obtained her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine (DMU). Dr. Tolentino completed her residency at Montefiore Medical Center in New York, NY where she served as the Chief Resident during her final year. Her clinical training placed emphasis on wound care, trauma, minimally invasive surgery and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.

Dr.Laura Tolentino with patient -OCFA-Podiatry-OCfeet.com - OCFA

During her time at DMU, Dr. Tolentino was a leader in the Diversity and LGBTQ programs which focused on educating other health professionals on how to better serve minority/diverse communities.

Dr. Tolentino is fluent in Spanish and enjoys working with the local Spanish speaking community for all of their lower extremity care needs.

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A native of California, Dr. Tolentino grew up in Montebello where she played the violin with her father on the weekends from a very young age. She now resides in Orange County with her husband along with her beloved rescue dog and cat. Dr. Tolentino’s hobbies include reading, hiking, dancing, playing music and singing.

Dr.Laura Tolentino with patient -OCFA-Podiatry-OCfeet.com - OCFA