About Us

With a highly trained staff, and a podiatrist who is board certified, we believe you deserve the highest quality care when seeking treatment for your illness.

Whatever your foot or ankle trouble, we'll work hard in finding a solution to the problem and treating that solution quickly and efficiently.

We want you to be well informed about all your options and we will work hard to help you make the best choice for your treatment.

Appointments

We take great pride in offering you the best patient experience. Our friendly staff will do their best to give you a pleasant visit.

We have two conveniently located offices - one in Latrobe and one in Ligonier. We invite you to call our office to schedule your appointment. In addition, we have new patient forms and privacy notices readily available here on the site for you to download to help streamline your appointment. This helps to reduce wait time and allow you to be seen promptly.

If you are unable to make your scheduled appointment, or will be delayed, it is best you call our office as soon as possible.

Insurance

Blue Cross/Blue Shield
UPMC
Medicare
Medicaid
Health America
Health Assurance
Advantra
Gateway
UPMC For You
United
Worker's Comp
Aetna
Tricare
Golden Rule
And More!

Patient Forms

New Patient Form

HIPAA Form (Privacy Notice)

Care for Ingrown Toenails

Hyper Blue Laser System Treatment for Nail Fungus

Our office offers the Hyper Blue Laser System for the treatment of fungal toenails. An FDA approved laser, the Hyper Blue Laser System can treat embarrassing fungal infections for the toenails, which is an infectious process that cannot be treated topically.

Other treatment options are oral medications which can have serious side effects and require bloodwork. Our Laser system is completely safe to use, no anesthesia is required although some patients may feel a warming sensation or mild heat during the treatment process. Most nails conditions from mild to severe cases can be treated in only 3 treatment sessions.

Treatment times vary according to the number of infected nails. Contact our office at 724-537-9008 for a FREE consultation.

 

Hyper Blue
Laser System

Hyper Blue
Laser Treatment

Nail Fungus
Before Treatment

Nail Fungus
After Treatment

Procedures & Conditions

Medical(non-surgical)
Plantar fascitis (heel pain)
Nail Fungus
Corns
Calluses
Plantar warts
Ingrown toenails
Flat feet(adult & pediatric)
Diabetic wound care
Neuropathy
Sprained Ankles
Sports related injuries
Skin conditions
Ganglion cysts
Tendonitis
Achilles tendonitis
Foot odor
Dry Skin
Athlete’s foot
Fracture care
Osteoarthritis

Surgical Treatments Offered for:

Bunions
Hammertoes
Wound care
Ingrown nails
Heel pain(Minimally invasive)
Heels spurs
Corns
Calluses
Plantar warts
Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Arthritic joint replacement
Flat foot implants
Ganglionic cysts
Neuromas (Excisional & in-office cryosurgery)
Tarsal tunnel syndrome

Mark J. Ray, DPM, FACFAS

Education:
- Graduate, Penn State University
- Graduate, Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
Residency:
- Sheehan Memorial Hospital, Buffalo, New York
Board Certification:
- Diplomat, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Certifications/Affiliations:
- Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Surgeons
- Fellow, American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
- Board Certified, American Board of Medical Specialties in Podiatry
- Member, American Podiatric Medical Association
- Member, Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association
Hospital Affiliation:
- Excela Health

Michele A. Schrock, Podiatric Medical Assistant

Michele is a Certified Podiatric Medical Assistant and has been working in the Latrobe & Ligonier offices since 2004. She is certified in podiatric radiology and insurance coding. She also has an Associates degree in Business Management. She is responsible for making appointments, scheduling tests, surgeries, authorizations as well as assisting the doctor, radiology and general front & back office duties.

She has 2 daughters that keep her life happy & interesting.

The best part of her job is the wonderful people that you meet and work with.

Joanne Schwarz - Office Manager

Joanne has been working for Dr. Ray for the past 11+ years. She is responsible for billing, working with patients and insurance companies to resolve any billing issues, making appointments, scheduling tests, surgeries, authorizations, etc. and general front and back office duties. She has a Bachelor's degree in Information Science from the University of Pittsburgh.

She and her husband, Frank, are lifelong residents of the Latrobe area.

Her interests include politics and civil war re-enacting.

Beverly Ray, RN - Office Assistant

Beverly "Bunny" Ray, who is the mother of Dr. Ray, has worked in the Ligonier Office for the past 12 years. She is a retired Registered Nurse from Latrobe Area Hospital with over 30 years experience with direct patient care.

Dana Borsari - Office Assistant

Dana has been working in the office since July of 2012. Her responsibilities include working in the front office and assisting with patients.

She is married and lives with her husband Dave and their cats in Latrobe.

Her favorite thing about working with Dr. Ray is interacting with people. She loves sports and life.

 

Contact Us

 

Latrobe Office

Ray Foot & Ankle Center
5944 Route 981
Latrobe, PA 15650
(724)537-9008
Map & Directions

OFFICE HOURS
Monday - 9am to 12pm
Tuesday - 9am to 5pm
Wednesday - 8am to 4pm

Friday - 9am to 3pm

Ligonier Office

Ray Foot & Ankle Center
621 West Main St
Ligonier PA 15658
(724)238-8280
Map & Directions

OFFICE HOURS
Monday - 2pm - 5pm
Thursday - 8am - 4pm