About Dr Joseph
Improving health from the feet up!

About Dr Joseph

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Dr Robert J Joseph II mastered the art and science of surgical podiatry, dedicating years to refining skills in foot and ankle reconstruction and surgery.

With continual learning of new procedures and techniques, Dr Robert J Joseph II continues to be at the forefront of emerging technology in foot care. He is well-known for his cutting-edge ankle sprain surgery (which reduces recovery time and gets patients instantly back on their feet, again).

Dr Robert J Joseph ll specializes in treating injuries of ligaments, tendons, and bones by using minimal incision techniques. Specialties include the prevention and treatment of common sports injuries, Plantar Fasciitis, Achilles Tendon tears, as well as bunions and corns.

Additionally, he provides innovative, comfortable orthotics that are a pleasure to wear as they gently reduce problems associated with pressure points, muscle strain, and abnormal forces on the ankles, knees, hips and spine. Over time, custom orthotic support will bring you relief from fatigue and pain, allowing you to enjoy daily activities comfortably.

In November, 2013, Dr Robert J Joseph II was named Director of Podiatry at Mission Community Hospital in Panorama City, CA. He is also the co-founder of DoctorInsole®. With his passion for the elderly, in the end of 2014 he formed a group to specialize in Podiatric Care for the elderly in retirement/nursing home facilities.


Dr Robert J Joseph II is a hands-on owner who works personally with all aspects of the business, from treating patients to ensuring the paperwork is handled properly. He frequents his facilities as the practicing physician to assure his entire staff is giving the most ultimate care.

  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Bachelor of Science - University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Co-Founder and Inventor of DoctorInsole®
  • Founder and Inventor of LifeStep
    By Dr Joseph's Orthotics
  • Founder of Dr Jay's Relief
  • Teaching Residency Program at
    Olympia Hospital, Los Angeles
Papers in National Library of Medicine
  • Characteristics of foot fractures in HIV-infected patients previously treated with tenofovir (TDF)- vs non-TDF-containing HAART: results of case-series study COL109415
    International AIDS Society (iasociety.org)

Volunteer and donating

Twice a month, Dr Joseph volunteers at the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission and Indio Homeless Shelter; helping homeless, impoverished, and destitute men, women, and children that have been abused, homeless, hungry, domestic violence survivors, and in emergency life challenges.

September 1, 2022; Dr Joseph started a mentoring program for homeless individuals to reconcile their lives back into society. The program fosters the homeless person, training them in getting back to reality, with a job appointment, and redirecting their life into a functioning adult (and off the street). Also, Dr Joseph donates and helps with extracurricular activities at the Indio Community Church.

Coachella Valley Rescue Mission and Indio Homeless Shelter
47470 Van Buren St, Indio, CA 92201
(760) 347-3512

Dr Joseph is passionately dedicated to the care and treatment of one's feet as they are crucial in protecting overall health. Misalignments in foot position, posture, and gait can affect the entire body if left untreated, causing chronic back and neck pain as well as other common conditions. Dr Robert J Joseph II is dedicated to improving one's overall health and well-being, from the feet up!

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Dr Jay's Relief

Robert J Joseph II DPM recommends Dr Jay's Relief Stride Insoles for they provide alignment of the body; to protect from injury, accelerated joint damage, and stress fractures due to abnormal pressure – aligning to preserve one's back.

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