MGH Family Health, Ankle and Foot Clinic - Ankle & Foot Services

MGH Family Health, Ankle and Foot Clinic - our Ankle & Foot services provide treatment of all foot and ankle problems that lead to pain and discomfort.

  • Mon - Fri: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • (open during lunch)
  • Closed Sat- Sun and all major holidays


MGH Family Health, Ankle and Foot Clinic is the area’s only clinic which offers diagnoses and treatment of foot and ankle issues along with diabetic foot care. Drs. John V. Rice and James A. Wright are board-certified podiatric surgeons who provide care in diabetes-related ankle and foot health, and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.

Arriving on time for your scheduled appointment is important in addressing your healthcare needs. Please notify MGH&FC as soon as you know you will need to change or cancel your appointment. You are required to cancel your appointment at least one business day prior to your scheduled appointment because of high patient demands. Your ability to schedule future appointments will change because of missed appointments or cancellations.
If you have questions about our No-Show and Cancellation policy, please call the clinic or download a copy of the No-Show and Cancellation Policy as indicated below.

Clinic Providers

Dr. John V. Rice, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Rice enjoys practicing in this area and having the opportunity to serve the people of this community. He takes special interest in patients of all ages, and believes that early treatment will help prevent further complications, especially with diabetic patients.

Dr. James A. Wright, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Wright also specializes in foot and ankle reconstructive surgery and trauma. He is part of MGH&FC’s "Living Well with Diabetes" team of experts, and serves on the faculty as a Diabetes Educator. Dr. Wright is board-certified in podiatric surgery and reconstructive ankle and foot surgery.

Frequently Asked Questions

Patient Forms & Information

Want to learn more about the Ankle & Foot Services at MGH&FC? Download our brochure with information about procedures, the clinic’s doctors, and answers to your questions.