PHONE: (602) 251-3113 | FAX: (602) 251-3114
J. Timothy Harlan, DPM, MS, FACFAS | Suzanne Abraham, DPM, MA, FACFAS
About Us
Getting To Know Who We Are

This is what we do

Our staff is committed to providing the finest podiatric care in a warm and friendly environment in order to make you feel relaxed and comfortable.

Our practice is dedicated to providing quality foot and ankle care to all ages of patients. We believe that prompt diagnosis, early intervention and prevention are essential for the care and treatment of your feet. We provide a full range of podiatric medical care including both conservative and surgical therapies.

We spend quality time with each patient in order to better understand your foot care needs, and to recommend the best course of treatment. We work closely with primary care physicians and other specialists to ensure the most effective treatment plan.

This web site has been designed to offer information and answer frequently asked questions. We want you to feel comfortable in our office. Please do not hesitate to discuss areas of concern. All members of our medical team take great pride in their work and strive to provide the highest level of compassion and patient outcomes.

Our Physicians

Dr. J. Timothy Harlan


Founder & Medical Director – Phoenix Foot & Ankle

  • Board certified – Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Board certified – Rearfoot & Ankle Reconstructive Surgery
  • Phoenix Magazine Top Doctor for 13 years
  • America’s Top Podiatrist – Consumers’ Research Council of America

  • Dr. Harlan began his practice in Phoenix in 1996.
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
  • Board Certified by the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons in Foot and Ankle Surgery, as well as in Rear Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery.
  • Member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Arizona Podiatric Medical Association.
  • Past Chief of Podiatry Section, Department of Orthopedics at Banner University Medical Center Phoenix.
  • Adjunct Professor at the Podiatry School at Midwestern University and a Clinical Attending Physician at Maricopa Medical Center.
  • Phoenix Magazine named Dr. Harlan a Top Doctor 13 times - in 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017. As well he was the top vote getter for 2009 and 2011.

He received his Bachelors of Art in Biology from the University of San Diego. While there he played inter-collegiate football; earning a starting position his freshmen year. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Pharmacology from the University of Arizona. He is a graduate of the California College of Podiatric Medicine and completed his surgical residency at Kaiser Hospital in Santa Clara, California as Chief Resident. He specializes in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, trauma and sports injuries. His practice also includes comprehensive and personalized treatment for a wide variety of foot and ankle problems.

Dr. Harlan spends his free time in activities involving his two boys and his wife. Football season is spent cheering on his older son playing college ball in South Dakota. He also enjoys visiting his younger son at college in Boston. Dr. Harlan has a passion for mountain biking; one that he has passed on to both of his boys. The family spends as much time as they can on the slopes in the winter, both skiing and snowboarding. Dr. Harlan enjoys traveling with his family, whether it is to a faraway destination or discovering a National Park. A family goal is to explore a different National Park each summer. Having lived in Arizona since 1972, Dr. Harlan’s favorite National Park has to be the Grand Canyon!

J. Timothy Harlan DPM, MS, FACFAS

Dr. Suzanne Abraham


Phoenix Foot & Ankle physician since 2008

  • Board certified – Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Wound Specialist at Banner University Medical Center Wound Institute

  • Dr. Abraham has been practicing as a foot and ankle specialist in the Valley since 2006.
  • She attended the Air Force Academy for her undergraduate studies
  • Served as an officer in the Air Force for eight years.
  • Completed her medical education at the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco.

Her training continued with a three-year foot and ankle surgical residency at the Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Her residency included comprehensive training in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, trauma, and diabetic wound care. She is an attending at the Phoenix VA Hospital, and continues to work with podiatric residents and medical students. Dr. Abraham also works at the Banner University Medical Center Wound Care Center where she treats patients with complicated lower extremity wounds and is involved in research studies. Dr. Abraham is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. She sees patients of all ages and provides medical and surgical treatments for a variety of foot and ankle conditions from bunions and fractures to ingrown toenails, heel pain, and sports-related injuries. She is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Arizona Podiatric Medical Association, American Podiatric Medical Association, and the American Association for Women Podiatrists.

Dr. Abraham was an All American distance runner in college and later coached track and cross country at the Air Force Academy. She continues to enjoy running and remains active in the local running community. She lives in Scottsdale with her husband Mark and their two children, Macy and Jack. She and her family actively support the local Girl Scouts community as well as several community youth sports programs.

Suzanne Abraham DPM, MA, FACFAS