Sam Nosrati, DPM

Sam Nosrati, DPM


Dr Nosrati grew up in Calabasas, California and received his bachelor’s degree in biological anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles. He then obtained his Doctorate degree from the California School of Podiatric Medicine and completed a three-year surgical residency program in South Orange County.

He joined Artisan Foot and Ankle Specialists in 2012 with a special interest in sports medicine and diabetic limb salvage.

In his spare time, he enjoys working on classic cars, watching football and soccer, is an avid jiu jitsu practitioner and continues to strive to pour the perfect shot of espresso! He lives locally with his wife and children and is available for consultation in both Mission Viejo and Laguna Hills by appointment only.


  • “A comparative study of a plantar and a medial approach of corticosteroid injections for the treatment of plantar fasciitis.”
  • “Platelet rich plasma for treatment of Achilles tendinosis, a double-blind randomized study.”

Manuscripts and Publications:

  • “Unilateral Polymetatarsia without polydactyly causing ad-ductovarus of the fifth digit, case study and literature re-view.”
  • “Ankle stabilization; a comprehensive review of literature and hardware options.”
  • “Peroneal subluxation injury; A review of pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of an uncommon, misdiagnosed condition.” National foot and ankle review journal, 2008
  • “Predislocation Syndrome, progressive instability of the second metatarsophalangeal joint.” National foot and ankle review journal, 2008
  • “Ankle sprains in athletes; rehabilitation and prevention.”

Professional Associations:

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons California Podiatric Medical Association
  • Orange County Podiatric Medical Association Medical

Hospital Affiliations & Staff Appointments:

  • Mission Hospital
  • Mission Viejo Mission Hospital
  • Laguna Beach Saddleback Memorial Hospital Mission Surgery center
  • Mission Viejo Laguna Niguel Surgery Center
  • Laguna Canyon Surgery Center