About Dr. John Ariza D.P.M.

  • Board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • Diplomat, American Academy of Foot and Ankle Surgeons


  • Dr. Ariza received his DPM degree (Doctor of podiatric medicine) in 1991 from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco and completed a podiatric surgical residency at the V.A. Hospital in San Francisco and Kaiser Hospital in San Diego, California. He opened a full-time practice in the Reno area and a part-time practice in Truckee. Dr. Ariza is on staff at Renown Hospital, Northern Nevada Medical Center, St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, and Tahoe Forest Hospital in Truckee as well as many outpatient surgery centers in the Reno-Sparks and Truckee areas. Dr. Ariza has successfully treated the foot problems of thousands of patients over the past 20 years and has performed over 2000 foot surgeries.