ABOUT DR. AHN
Dr. Sarah Ahn
Dr. Sarah Ahn is a foot and ankle surgeon who relocated from the San Francisco Bay Area to join the practice. Dr. Ahn performs a wide array of treatments with special interest in sports medicine, surgery, trauma, and diabetic lower extremity care.
Dr. Ahn completed her podiatric medicine and surgery residency at Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago with accreditation in reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery. She completed her doctorate in podiatric medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago and received her undergraduate degree in Biology from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts.
Throughout her career, Dr. Ahn has been a leader in her profession, serving on national organizational leadership. During her involvement with the American Podiatric Medical Students’ Association House of Delegates, she was honored with the APMSA Leadership Award for her service to the organization. Dr. Ahn also has a breadth of research interests, which she has presented at numerous conferences. She was awarded the Wound Care Podiatrist Scholarship by the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care for her contributions and research in wound care.
Dr. Ahn has completed advanced surgical training in comprehensive internal fixation, external fixation methods and ankle arthroscopy. In addition to working with renowned foot and ankle surgeons throughout her training, Dr. Ahn was privileged to train with internationally recognized foot and ankle surgeons in the United Kingdom and Germany.
In her practice, Dr. Ahn’s main focus is providing exceptional patient care on an individualized basis in the full range of podiatric services. She is interested in understanding the needs and goals of each patient to provide the most effective treatment.
In her free time, Dr. Ahn enjoys an active lifestyle including running, hot yoga and fitness boxing. She also loves volunteering and engaging in her community. She was born and raised in Chicago and is happy to have all her favorite pizza chains here in Arizona!
If you have, unfortunately, sustained a foot or ankle injury which requires medical attention, our office holds available appointments for same day evaluation. We understand Emergency Room co-pays can be expensive and wait times can be exhaustive. We offer our urgent care service to expedite your diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. If your insurance plan requires a referral to visit a medical specialist, please obtain such a referral prior to your appointment.
Fly In Program
Patients fly from across the United States and North America for surgical consultation and management of foot and ankle deformities performed by our expert specialists. Our team at Paradise Valley Foot & Ankle is available to organize your consultation, travel, and accommodations to allow a calm, seamless, and efficient recovery.