About Us

Alpine Foot & Ankle Clinic

Alpine Foot & Ankle clinic was established by Dr. Lalani in 2012. The clinic specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ailments of the foot and ankle. Bunions, hammertoes, flat feet, warts, fungal nails, foot ulcers and sports injuries are examples of common foot and ankle problems we fix.

Our clinic has its own operating suite; therefore, we offer a full spectrum of services at accredited surgical centres as well as at the clinic. With the ability to offer on-site digital radiography, we can provide you with a faster, more accurate diagnosis and evaluation of your condition.

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Dr. Samir Lalani

Born and raised in Calgary, AB, Dr. Samir M Lalani has extensive Podiatry training and experience.

Dr. Lalani attended the University of Alberta after graduating high school, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science with Specialization. He then moved to New York to study Podiatry at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, where he graduated with the highest distinction (Summa Cum Laude).

Dr. Lalani’s three-year surgical training took him to Washington, DC (Georgetown University Hospital) and Falls Church, VA (Inova Fairfax Hospital), where he specialized in forefoot and rearfoot reconstructive surgery and diabetic limb salvage. He served as the Chief Resident in Podiatric Medicine at Inova Fairfax Hospital and Chief Resident in Diabetic Limb Salvage and Lower Extremity Plastic Surgery at Georgetown University Hospital in his final year of training.

He is also a professional member of the Canadian Podiatric Medical Association, College of Podiatric Physicians of Alberta, American Podiatric Medical Association and American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Dr. Lalani returned to Calgary in 2012 and established Alpine Foot & Ankle Clinic, where he proudly serves his hometown. He has a beautiful wife, son and daughter who he enjoys spending time with. In his spare time, he is a fitness enthusiast, enjoys working out, running obstacle courses and playing any sport he can get involved with.

Clinic Hours:
Tuesday: 9:00AM – 12:00PM
Wednesday: 9:00AM – 12:00PM
Thursday: 9:00AM – 12:00PM

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DR. SAHAR ZAIDI

Dr. Zaidi attended the University of Calgary after graduating high school, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree. She was accepted into the Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami, Fl where she resided and studied for 4 years. During her time at BUSPM, she was an executive member of the Florida Podiatric Medical Student Association and chair of the Honor Committee. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine and was inducted into the Pi Delta Eta National Honor Society.

She then moved to New York to complete her 3-year surgical residency. She specialized in forefoot and rearfoot reconstructive surgery at Montefiore Medical Center with an emphasis on Minimally Invasive Surgery and Techniques. During the Covid-19 Pandemic, Dr. Zaidi was deployed on the frontlines treating patients in The Bronx, one of the hardest hit areas during the first wave in the US. She also served as Chief Resident in her final year of training and Chief Resident of trauma at Jacobi Medical Trauma Center.

She is a professional member of the Canadian Podiatric Medical Association, College of Podiatric Physicians of Alberta, and American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

In her spare time, Dr. Zaidi enjoys travelling, fashion, and cheering on her favorite team, the Calgary Flames.

Clinic Hours:
Monday: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Tuesday: 12:00PM – 7:00PM
Wednesday: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Thursday: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Friday: 7:00AM – 4:00PM
Saturday: 8:00AM – 12:00PM*
*alternating weeks

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DR. KEVIN PERRY

Dr. Kevin Perry is board qualified in both forefoot and rearfoot/ankle surgery. Dr. Perry offers both conservative and surgical management to the lower extremity. He treats all aspects of the foot and ankle, from ingrown toenails to complex fractures. He specializes in bunions, arthroscopy, sports medicine, diabetic foot care, complex reconstructive surgery and minimally invasive surgery.

Born and raised in Edmonton, AB Dr. Perry attended the University of Alberta where he was a scholarship athlete in both soccer, and track and field. In 2014, he graduated with a double major in chemistry and biological sciences. After graduating he moved to Philadelphia where he obtained his doctorate from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine where he graduated in the top 20% of his class and was awarded membership to the Pi Delta National Podiatry Honors society. Dr. Perry completed his three year surgical residency at Norton Healthcare in Louisville, KY where he received comprehensive training in all areas of forefoot and rearfoot reconstruction, trauma, diabetic limb salvage and minimally invasive surgery. In his final year he served as the chief resident.

In his spare time Dr. Perry still enjoys playing and watching soccer and is an avid Manchester United fan. He likes going to the mountains to hike with his wife and dog and staying active whenever possible.

Clinic Hours:
Monday: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Tuesday: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Wednesday: 1:00PM – 7:00PM
Thursday: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Friday: 7:00AM – 4:00PM
Saturday: 8:00AM – 12:00PM*
*alternating weeks

What to Expect

Upon arriving at Alpine Foot & Ankle Clinic, you will be greeted by a helpful, informative staff member, who can explain how Podiatry works within the scope of Alberta Health Care.

You will be able to ask any questions you might have, and you will have easy access to Dr. Lalani for more specific or complicated questions.

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