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Dr. Gregory Laakmann


Paris Advisory Board Member



Dr. Gregory Laakmann, D.P.M.

Private Practice

​​​As part of the integrated practitioner team at Fortius Sport & Health, Dr. Gregory Laakmann, Podiatrist, brings almost two decades of experience in orthotics, medicine and surgery of the foot to Fortius. He received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from the California College of Podiatric Medicine and proceeded to earn his Podiatric Surgical Residency from Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in San Diego. He has been the President of the British Columbia Podiatric Medical Association and a Director of the Canadian Podiatric Medical Association. In addition to his work at Fortius Sport & Health, Dr. Laakmann also maintains his own private practice in downtown Vancouver.

Education

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, California College of Podiatric Medicine Bachelor of Science, University of British Columbia​

Athletic Roots

Growing up in Burnaby, soccer has been a passion of Dr. Laakmann's since the age of 5, initially as a youth with the local Edmonds Soccer Club and then as an adult with the Burnaby Men's Soccer Association. Alongside soccer, skiing has been a close second passion, beginning up on the local mountains and then extending up to Whistler from the early years on. Dr. Laakmann was also fortunate to have been part of the formative years of Track and Field under coach Ken Taylor at Burnaby Central High School where he excelled in discus at the provincial level. Additional interests include snowboarding, golf, hockey, hiking, jogging, tennis, swimming, diving, and windsurfing.

Professional Highlights

President of the British Columbia Podiatric Medical Association (2011-2013) President of the British Columbia Association of Podiatrists (2009-2011) Co-Founding Director of the British Columbia Podiatric Medical Association (2011-present) Private Practice, Podiatric Medicine & Surgery (1996-present)

Research Interests

Hallux Limitus

Professional Affiliations

Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery Member, British Columbia Podiatric Medical Association Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Associate, American Association of Podiatric Sports Medicine Member, Canadian Podiatric Medical Association

 
Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 4pm (PST)
 
 
Location

Paris Orthotics Ltd.
Head Office
3630 1st Ave E
Vancouver, BC
V5M 1C3
 
 
Phone

tel 1.800.848.0838
fax 1.855.381.2157
 
 
Connect

customerservice@parisorthotics.com