Meet the Staff at Rocky Mountain Foot & Ankle

The Best Foot Doctors & Surgeons in Idaho

When you have foot or ankle injuries you don’t want just anyone. Come to the best podiatrists in the Treasure Valley. Serving the cities of Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Nampa, and Caldwell

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Dr. P. Roman Burk

Foot & Ankle Specialist


Education

Temple University – Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

Brigham Young University – Bachelors of Science in Management-Finance

Brigham Young University-Idaho – Associates Degree in Business

Residency

Dr. Burk performed a three-year podiatric medical and surgical residency at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in South Bend, Indiana. During this time he was extensively trained in adult and Pediatric Foot & ankle surgery including reconstruction, deformity correction and trauma. While a resident, Dr. Burk frequently worked with the athletic department at the University of Notre Dame and rotated at the University of Iowa’s Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic.

American College of

Foot & Ankle Surgeons

certified

American Board of

Foot & Ankle Surgery

Certified

American Podiatric

Medical Association

member

Idaho Podiatric

Medical Association

member

More About Dr. Burk

Dr. Roman Burk is a board-certified foot and ankle surgeon and is the president of Rocky Mountain Foot & Ankle. Dr. Burk grew up in Idaho and loves calling it home. He is a graduate of Borah High School and holds a Bachelors of Science from Brigham Young University. He completed his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Temple University in Philadelphia Pennsylvania in 2004. Following completion of his 3-year surgical residency in South Bend Indiana- working with the team physicians for the University of Notre Dame. Dr. Burk returned home to Idaho. He is double board certified in both Foot Surgery as well as Ankle and Reconstructive Rear-foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He has been in private practice since 2007 and in 2011, he joined Rocky Mountain Foot and Ankle.

“I was drawn towards foot and ankle as a specialty because of its diversity. I enjoy the variety it provides in challenging me on a daily basis. I see a wide range of medical issues from sports medicine injuries to treating deformities—pediatrics to geriatrics—dermatology to radiology. Foot and ankle issues cover such a broad spectrum that it challenges you every day to be your best.”

Dr. Burk is passionate about providing the very best care to his patients from the moment they enter our offices.

Dr. Burk considers one of his greatest responsibilities to his patients to be a teacher. “So often in today’s health care, patients are given a treatment plan but not an explanation of what their diagnosis is or what it means to them in the long run. I think physicians owe their patients the time and communication to help them understand their problem and arrive at a treatment plan that they can follow through with.” Dr. Burk pays special attention to making certain that his patients understand their diagnosis and their treatment plan to create the best environment for them to get better.

An avid skier and mountain climber, Dr. Burk enjoys time with his family and friends playing in the great outdoors. He frequently is found taking his boys on large climbs throughout Idaho and has a goal of summiting all of the US 50 high points (the tallest peak in each state). He is also passionate about youth sports and when he is not working, he loves coaching his two competitive boys soccer teams for the club soccer organization he founded- The Idaho Storm. Dr. Burk expects that the day will come when he has to slow down…and when it does- he’ll get more serious about golf.

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Dr. Mike Laur

Foot & Ankle Specialist


Education

Barry University – Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

Barry University – Master of Biomedical Science

Boise State University – Bachelor of Science with Minor in Chemistry

Boise State University – Associates Degree in Radiologic Technology

Residency

Dr. Laur Completed an orthopedic and surgical residency in 1999 at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Tucson, Arizona. During his residency Dr. Laur had extensive training in both adult and pediatric foot and ankle care. Dr. Laur gained extensive experience while working weekly with the Saint Catherine’s Crippled Children’s Clinic in Mexico as well as the Baja Project. Dr. Laur also gained significant training involving diabetic foot and ankle care through the VA as well as running the Pima Indians Reservation Clinic in Arizona.

American College of

Foot & Ankle Surgeons

certified

American Board of

Foot & Ankle Surgery

Certified

American Podiatric

Medical Association

member

Idaho Podiatric

Medical Association

member

More About Dr. Laur

Over the last 24 years of practice Dr. Laur has enjoyed taking care of the entire family including a multitude of sports and active lifestyle injuries.

Dr. Laur is happily married to his beautiful wife, Monika and together they have five great kids. Dr. Laur and his wife both share a passion for enjoying the great Idaho outdoors.

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Amber

Practice Manager (Boss Lady)


Amber has been with RMFA since 2019

She has been in the healthcare industry for years as a CMA, and then got her bachelor’s degree in multidisciplinary studies with an emphasis on healthcare administration from BSU.

Her favorite part about running RMFA is community connections, the diversity of roles she takes on within the clinic, and the range of job duties in clinic operations that allow her to take care of both staff and patients.

Amber enjoys spending time with her family and friends outside of work, the outdoors, and is an avid Boston Red Sox fan.

Sophie

Administrative Assistant & Marketing Coordinator


Sophie has been with RMFA since 2019

She is a native Idahoan and has lived in Boise her whole life.

Sophie has worked in the medical field for four years as a CNA and EMT, and is thoroughly enjoying the new experience working in marketing provides. She is currently pursuing a Public Health degree at BSU.

Her favorite thing to do outside of work is dance, and is a dancer for the Idaho Horsemen indoor football team.

Michelle

Billing Specialist – AAPC Certified Coder


Michelle has been with RMFA since 2021

She is originally from California, and moved to Idaho almost seventeen years ago.

Michelle is a Certified Professional Coder and has more than twelve years of experience.

Outside of work she loves to go camping, spend time gardening, and enjoy the outdoors.

Allysa

Medical Biller


Allysa has been with RMFA since 2019

She is from Florida and moved to Idaho ten years ago.

Allysa has an associates degree in business with a minor in public health. She loves the experience she gains from working directly with our patient base.

She enjoys road trips with her family and caving in nonnative areas.

Jenn

Medical Biller


Jen is originally from California but has enjoyed living in Idaho for the past 13 years.

She has been a medical biller for 20 years and has received a certificate in medical assisting front and back office.

Jen enjoys spending her time hanging out with her family and friends. She loves to kayak, fish, swim, camp, and read.

She has two sons, a daughter, and a loving husband.

Maddie

Administrative Assistant


Maddie has been with RMFA since 2022

She is originally from Meridian, ID. and has lived here her whole life.

Maddie worked for a natural supplement company where she gained experience working with patients and providers with a multitude of medical conditions. She went to school for three years emphasizing business, and helped create business structure and programs.

She loves to walk around Boise, and hang out with her family and dog. Outside of work, Maddie can be found adventuring and camping in the mountains.

Larry

Lead Back Office Coordinator & Certified Medical Assistant


Larry has been with RMFA since 2021

He is originally from Kansas but has spent most of his life in California before recently moving to Idaho.

Larry has experience in family medicine, urgent care, pain management, scrub technician for plastic surgery and is excited to work in the podiatry field.

When he’s not working, Larry likes backpacking, kayaking, gardening, camping, hiking, boating, and having family time barbecuing.

Ashley

Certified Medical Assistant


Ashley has been with RMFA since 2022

She is originally from Idaho City

After graduating as a medical assistant in 2015, Ashley has worked in pediatrics and family medicine. She finds immense joy in caring for all patients.

Ashley enjoys doing anything creative and is always up for learning a new skill or hobby. She loves exploring new places from hiking a trail with beautiful views or discovering places in the growing community.

Taryn

Medical Scribe


Taryn has been with RMFA since 2021.

She was originally from California before relocating to Idaho.

Taryn has worked in the valley in the medical field with experience in dermatology and in the hospital.

When she isn’t working, Taryn and her family love to go hiking, walking, and biking on the green belt. They also enjoy baking new treats in the home.

Beth

Medical Assistant


Beth has been with RMFA since 2021

She has lived most of her life in the Treasure Valley and says this is the best place to be!

Beth has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare field. Her favorite part besides working with patients is that it is ever changing and provides her opportunities to continue to learn and grow in her profession.

When she isn’t working, Beth loves working in the yard and traveling. She also loves to spend time with her two amazing daughters, who are the light of her life.

Amanda

Registered Medical Assistant


Amanda has been with RMFA since 2022.

She is originally from Boise, ID but now commutes from Ontario, OR.

Amanda has been working as an RMA for 11 years and has experience in family practice.

When she’s not working, she competes as a powerlifter or runs marathons.

Amanda has 3 wonderful sons and 3 bonus sons from her husband, who love to play football. The oldest recently made them proud grandparents of a little boy.

Jeyden

Medical Assistant & Front Desk Receptionist


Jeyden has been with RMFA since 2022.

Jeyden is an Idaho native and has lived here all her life.

She has worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant and Medical Assistant.

In her free time, Jeyden loves spending time with her family. She loves to do anything that keeps her daughter happy and busy.

Tiana

Front Desk Receptionist


Tiana has been with RMFA since 2022.

She was born and raised in Idaho.

Tiana graduated from Meridian Medical Arts Charter after taking CNA and Pharmacy Technician courses. She is currently licensed as a pharmacy technician. Tiana has previously worked as a receptionist at a home health office. She is fluent in three languages, including Russian and Ukrainian.

Her favorite thing to do outside of work is spending time with her family. She loves to bake and cook for her husband. Tiana also enjoys dirt biking and four wheeling.

Tiana is newly wed but is used to having a big family with five other siblings.

Meghan

Front Desk Receptionist


Meghan has been with RMFA since 2022

She was born in Payson, AZ but was raised in Emmett, ID

Meghan has experience in healthcare reception for a year and hopes to continue on in the medical field as a Medical Assistant in the future. She is excited to have moved to Meridian and have an opportunity to keep learning and growing her knowledge and skill set.

Her favorite thing to do is clean. She also enjoys adventuring to new places, going fishing, hunting, and camping. You can always find her enjoying anything outdoors and the endless amount of activities it provides.

Meghan is very close with her family, including her siblings and especially her mom. She is a proud aunt and a loving dog mama to Beretta.

Kellie

Front Desk Coordinator


Kellie has been with RMFA since 2021.

She is a native Idahoan and couldn’t imagine living anywhere else.

Kellie enjoys learning her new role here at RMFA and continues to bring the best patient care to patients who visit our offices.

Kellie is married and has three older children. She loves reading and the outdoors.

Sonja

Front Desk Coordinator


Sonja has been with RMFA since 2021

She is originally from Idaho and loves living here

Sonja has experience in customer support and likes being able to work with people every day

Outside of work she incorporates all the Idaho favorites in her life by exploring the outdoors, and going out to the mountains to disconnect.

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