Dr. Larson and Dr. Doyle believe we have the best staff. They absolutely love all their employees and couldn’t ask to work with better, hard-working people!
Kristine Jimenez is our Referral Coordinator who schedules patient appointments and makes sure we are contracted with their insurance. She is also our Surgery Scheduler. She has been with Sole Foot & Ankle Specialists for over 5 years. She has been working in the medical field for 30 years and still loves it!
Kristine is happily married to her husband, in their spare time they are juggling between their three Boston terries and their 2 grand-daughters. When they aren’t doing that they enjoy going on motorcycle rides.
Kristine believes that “You only live once – make every day your best day!”.
Heather Moreno will be the first person you see in when you come into our office. She greets patients as they check-in. She takes care of all the front office duties, such as scheduling appointments, answering phones, verifying insurance benefits, and most importantly, customer service! She has been at Sole Foot and Ankle Specialists for just over a month but has been in the medical field for ten plus years. Prior to joining our team, she worked for a multi-specialty corporate hospital where she verified benefits and obtained authorizations for testing.
Heather loves knowing that she has a role in helping patients to get the medical treatment they need to help them to start feeling better. It is important to always have patience and to be understanding when someone is sick or in pain. When you witness a patient come in upset and then leave happy and feeling better, it truly is an amazing feeling!
Heather has 3 daughters, one son, one grandson, and another grandbaby on the way. She and her fiance have a cat named Bella who is like their baby. On their time off they enjoy hitting the road and getting out of town, even if it’s just for the weekend.
Heather believes that “You are confined, only by the walls you build yourself.”
Lindsay Willis is one of our AMAZING Medical Assistants. She rooms patients, takes vitals, assists the doctors, takes X-rays, orders supplies, and helps keep the other medical assistants in line. She has been with Sole Foot & Ankle Specialists for 6 years. She loves helping people. She believes that being compassionate and caring can make someone’s day so much better. She treats people like she would want her mother or grandmother treated. She is originally from Wisconsin and has previously worked at her family’s business and has been a tender at a bar.
Lindsay has been with her boyfriend for almost 20 years. They have a beautiful 15-year-old daughter who drives her crazier by the day!
Lindsay believes that “It is what it is, so make the best of it”.
Nicole Wilson is a Medical Assistant, she rooms patients, takes vitals, assists the doctors, helps with the patient’s charts, and performs other clinical duties. She has been with Sole Foot & Ankle Specialists for one year but has worked in the podiatry field for about two years. She feels motivated when she is appreciated and feels like she is making a difference here at Sole Foot & Ankle Specialists. She feels that seeing patients leaving the treatment room feeling grateful and happy is very rewarding.
Nicole is a health nut and loves fitness. She loves anything that requires being outdoors, dancing, or food. She is currently going to school to obtain her nursing degree.
Nicole believes that “When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too”.
Aspen Larson is a Medical Assistant, she rooms patients, takes vitals, assists the doctors, assists in taking X-rays, and is learning how to be a scribe. She started working at Sole Foot & Ankle Specialists over a year ago at the request of her father. She wasn’t quite sure she would like working with her dad but quickly learned that she loves it here. The staff is amazing and so are the patients. She feels that seeing people and helping them get better is so rewarding.
Aspen is a recent high school graduate and is currently continuing her education at Mesa Community College. She loves to travel, her favorite trip was when she and her dad went to Thailand on a humanitarian trip. In her spare time, she likes spending time with her family, friends.
Aspen believes that “The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need tomorrow”.
Emma Shroades is a Medical Assistant and the newest member of our team. She rooms patients, fills out charts, assists the doctors and establishes a friendly connection with our patients. She joined our team in August of 2020 when she moved to Arizona from West Virginia. She likes working at Sole Foot & Ankle Specialists because she genuinely enjoys helping others whatever the task may be, big or small. She currently serves in the Arizona National Guard as a Combat Medic while also obtaining her Psychology Degree.
Emma’s enjoys spending time going to church, working out and spending tie with her family and friends.
Emma believes that “As long as you believe you can do it, then you will. If you stop, all else fails”.
Jason Menjivar will be the last person you see when you leave our office. He checks patients out, answers phones, schedules appointments for patients, and verifies insurance benefits. He has only been with our team for almost a year but has been around podiatry for over 6 years. He truly enjoys the anatomy and physiology behind podiatry. He enjoys being around different people on a daily basis and assisting to give the best foot care possible.
In Jason’s spare time he enjoys watching and playing sports, playing video games, and hanging out with his wife and his Goldendoodle pup.
Jason believes in helping those at their most vulnerable moments is rewarding, therefore he intends to do the best he can to provide his best service. One of his favorite quotes is “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”
Brittney Brown takes care of refill requests and record requests. Brittney has worked for Sole Foot & Ankle Specialists for almost 6 years. She loves working here and loves seeing patients improve and get better, especially knowing that she took part in that.
In Brittney’s free time she is a coach for the varsity cheer team. She enjoys going to concerts with her friends and also loves to snuggle her pup, Boston.
Brittney believes that “His plan is greater than our plan. Every time”.
Hailey Kessler is a part-time medical assistant. She rooms patients, takes vitals, assists the doctors, and assists in taking X-rays. Hailey started out at Sole Foot and Ankle Specialists as a medical assistant extern. She loved working here and was excited when she was hired onto our team. She enjoys helping patients and being a brighter party of their day.
Hailey is a mom to two healthy happy boys, who keep her life hectic but amazing!
Hailey believes that “Everything happens for a reason so believe in His bigger plans.”