Dr. Ray McClanahan
Dr Ray McClanahan is a podiatric physician with over 15 years experience in Portland, OR. He specializes in sports medicine and conservative/preventative foot care. Dr McClanahan completed his undergraduate studies at Liberty University earning a B.S. in Education. He then attended Temple University’s School of Podiatric Medicine and graduated in 1995. He went on to complete a two year podiatric surgical residency training in Portland, OR at Legacy Health Systems as well as Kaiser Permanente as a Podiatric Physician and Surgeon. He then opened up his own medical clinic, NW Foot & Ankle Clinic, where he has been treating and educating patients for over 10 years. His emphasis is on sports medicine, preventative and conservative options as well as education on proper footwear.
Dr. Ray is an active runner and athlete. In 1999, he finished 14th in the U.S. National Men’s Cross-Country Championships and had a near Olympic Trials qualifying 5,000 meter mark of 13:56 in 2000. He then qualified for the World Duathlon Championships in 2001. When he is not tending to his patients, you’ll find him on the trails around the Portland area!
Chi Running has been an essential tool for injury prevention for Dr. Ray personally, and for his running patients.