Phillip Richardson, DPM

Phillip Richardson, DPM


Phillip Richardson, DPM, is a board qualified and fellowship-trained reconstructive Podiatric Physician and surgeon specializing in sports medicine, external fixation, trauma, total ankle replacement and reconstruction of the forefoot, hindfoot and ankle.
Dr. Richardson completed his fellowship at Coastal Orthopedics and Sports Medicine where he received comprehensive reconstructive training, including primary and revision ankle joint replacement. Prior to obtaining his fellowship training, Dr. Richardson completed his podiatric surgical residency in the Department of Orthopedics at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. During his residency, Dr. Richardson received extensive training in orthopedic surgery, general surgery, vascular surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery, emergency and internal medicine, infectious disease, diabetic limb salvage, and burn trauma. His medical involvement extended into the world community where he completed a medical mission to El Salvador treating patients with congenital deformities of the foot and ankle.

Dr. Richardson received his medical degree from Des Moines University’s College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery. Dr. Richardson served as Vice President of the Pi Delta National Honors Podiatric Society and was active with the student chapter of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Dr. Richardson continually challenges his knowledge base through research and collaboration. He continues to educate patients through research and advances his profession by means of research publications, lecturing, and community outreach.

Dr. Richardson’s Credentials



Coastal Orthopedics and Sports medicine


The western Pennsylvania Foot and Ankle Surgery Residency Program

Medical School

Des Moines University

Board Certified

Qualified American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Banner Baywood Hospital

Banner Gateway Hospital

Banner Ironwood Hospital

Banner Desert Hospital

Gilbert Mercy Hospital

AZ Spine and Joint Hospital


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Dr. Richardson is pleased to accept many common insurances for patient convenience. Please check with your primary care physician to find out if you will need a referral for your visit to our office. Please note, insurances accepted are subject to change.

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