Thomas R Palmer, DPM


  • Specialty: Podiatric Surgery
  • Sub Specialties: Podiatry
  • Clinical Interests: Bunions, Computerized Gait Analysis, Foot Care Services, Foot Injuries, Sports Medicine
  • Languages: English, Interpreters Available
  • Gender: Male


Dr. Palmer graduated with honors from California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1987. In 1989 he completed a comprehensive Podiatric Medical and Surgical Residency Program at Hillside/Mercy in San Diego and Kaiser Hospitals in Oakland, California. His professional career started in Portland, Oregon in 1989. Oregon Foot Clinic was founded in 2002, where he continues his practice today.

Dr. Palmer is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Oregon Podiatric Medical Association, and is a Board Certified Foot and Ankle Surgeon with the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons. Also, he is an active staff member at Providence Portland, Adventist Medical Center, Legacy Good Samaritan and Emanuel Hospitals. Dr. Palmer is committed to continuing medical education through participation in various educational seminars and meetings.

Dr. Palmer has had over 20 years involvement in martial arts including Brazilian Ji Jitsu, Judo, submission wrestling, karate and kickboxing. Among his patients are a number of athletes whom compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, The Ultimate Fighter and SportFight.

Education and Certification

  • Medical School: California College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Internship: Hillside Hospital - San Diego, CA

Personal Interests

Martial Arts

Contact Information

  • Practice Name: Oregon Foot Clinic

Office Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Oregon Foot Clinic
    • 6108 NE Glisan St
    • Portland, OR, 97213
    • Phone: 503 255-8100
    • Fax: 503 255-2728
    • Clinic Hours:
    • 8:30-5:00 Weekdays

Hospital Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
    • 1015 NW 22nd Ave.
    • Portland, OR, 97210
    • Phone: 503-413-7711
    • Toll-Free: 1-800-733-9959