Provider Spotlight – Carolyn McAloon, DPM, Castro Valley, CA
May 10, 2021
Carolyn McAloon, DPM, is a board-certified podiatrist at the Castro Valley and Pleasanton, California, locations of Bay Area Foot Care. She is also a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a passionate care provider. Patients and colleagues alike note her continuous pursuit of improvements in the modes and quality of care that she provides.
Dr. McAloon completed requirements for the pre-medicine program and earned her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of California, Berkeley. She uses her background in psychology to provide compassionate, understanding attention to her patients.
After finishing her undergraduate education in 1991, she attended the California School of Podiatric Medicine at Samuel Merritt University in Oakland. She went on to complete surgical training with a residency at the Veteran’s Hospital in Palo Alto, California.
Soon after finishing her formal education and training, Dr. McAloon started working in private practice in Castro Valley and opened a second location in Dublin, California, in 2008. From 2014-2015, she served as president of the California Podiatric Medical Association.
Today, she continues to use her expertise to advance the next generation of podiatrists. She mentors pre-med students and podiatric medical students at the California School of Podiatric Medicine.
Dr. McAloon’s dedication to her work is clear. Her main objective is to help patients live an active lifestyle and overcome the foot pain that’s holding them back.
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