Kristen Albright, DPM, is a board-certified, board qualified foot and ankle surgeon. She joined The Foot Doctors of Santa Cruz County in 2022. Kristen is originally from Cleveland, Ohio where her family still lives. She moved out to Santa Cruz with her family in 2021 where her husband grew up.

Kristen graduated from John Carroll University with a Bachelor’s Degree in biology. Here she played four years of varsity soccer- Go Streaks!

Dr. Albright then went on to Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine in Independence, Ohio, where she earned her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine.
Following graduation, she completed her surgical residency with reconstructive rearfoot and ankle certification at Mercy Hospitals. Here she worked for major medical hospitals in the Cleveland area including The Cleveland Clinic, Mercy Health, Lake West and Metro Health Hospitals.

Dr. Albright specialized in a wide range of complex Foot And Ankle pathologies, including Foot And Ankle surgery. She loves working with her patients in clinic, and prides herself on being passionate, caring, and knowledgeable. She takes the time to get to know each of her patients so she can provide the upmost care.