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  • Lecture Series 2011

Barefoot Running

Lake Washington Physical Therapy is excited to have Dr. Larry Maurer in for a night of discussion and education on the biomechanics of barefoot running. Barefoot running and minimalist forefoot striking is likely to be 15% of the market by 2012 and is of much interest to therapists, trainers, coaches, and podiatrists.


The lecture will run for approximately 45 minutes with time for questions and answers afterwards. All attendees will receive a $25.00 gift card towards running shoes carried at LWPT and Every Day Athlete. There will be promotional items from Brooks and Arbonne. Don't forget to RSVP quickly as there is limited space available.




Barry University School of Graduate Medical Sciences, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Miami Shores, Florida
National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners, July 10, 1997
Florida International University, Miami, Florida, September 1993
University of Miami, Bachelor of Arts, Vocal Music, 1992

Kentucky Podiatric Residency Program, May 1998
Health One Presbyterian/St. Lukes Medical Center, June 1998
Hillcrest Health Center, July 1998
Plantation General Hospital, August 1998
Gunderson Lutheran Medical Foundation, September 1998
Providence Seattle Medical Center, October 1998

Residency Training
Kentucky Podiatric Surgical Residency Program
University of Louisville Department of Orthopaedics Trauma Service
University of Louisville Rotations including: Vascular Surgery, E.R. Medicine, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Rheumatology and Infectious Disease

Fellowship Training
Virginia Mason Podiatric Sports Medicine Fellowship


Washington Foot & Ankle


Professional Credentials
Clinical Research Director, Brooks Sports, January 2003 to present
Team Podiatrist, Seattle Sounders Soccer Team, 2003-2006
Board Certified as of September, 2007
Board Eligible, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Foot Surgery, June 2002
Board Eligible, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery, June 2002
Washington State License number PO710, August 2001 to present
Kentucky State License number 249, July 1999 to August 2002
American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, Member, 2001 to present
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Associate number 12689, 2002 to present
American Podiatric Medical Association, Member 1999 to present
Northwest Podiatric Foundation: Lecturer

Allofix Cortical Bone Pin Fixation: A Preliminary Report on Hammertoe and Bunion Repair. Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery 41(1) 23-29, 2002
Calcaneal Suture Anchor Pullout Strength: A Comparison Between the Mitek Super Anchor and the Mitek Fastin-RC. In progress
The Achilles Insertion, An Anatomic Study, In progress

Photography (Photography website)
Seattle Seahawks, Freelance game-day photography
Seattle Sounders, Team photographer, Freelance NFL photographer

Brooks Shoes & Race Day Promotions

Personal Interests
Ski Instructor, Keystone Colorado 1994 to 1996. Powderpigs, 2003 through present
Physical Fitness, Distance running, Mountain biking
Music, Classically trained pianist, Jazz / Classical voice training


Post Card

Foot and Ankle


Foot Knowledge


Barefoot boy



Barefoot 1



Barefoot 2


Barefoot 3

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