UFAI In the News

  • ABC News, Cartiva Implant, Toe Arthritis Treatment, Los Angeles
    September 2016

    New Treatment Offers Joint Flexibility for Those Suffering From Toe Arthritis

  • Pain-Free Plantar Fasciitis with Dr. Bob Baravarian
    August 2016

    It's Possible to Be Pain-Free With Plantar Fasciitis with Dr. Bob Baravarian

  • ABC News, Heel Pain Treatment, Los Angeles
    July 2016

    Revolutionary Treatment for Plantar Fasciitis

  • August 2015

    Star Lotulelei’s stress reaction injury similar to MKG’s

  • Innovation in Foot Surgery, Dr. Bob Baravarian
    June 2015

    The Biggest Innovations in Foot Surgery with Dr. Bob Baravarian

  • Opportunities for Foot Surgeons, Dr. Bob Baravarian
    May 2015

    The Biggest Opportunities for Foot Surgeons this Year

  • May 2015

    The Doctors TV Show - Foot Surgery while Pregnant!

  • Readers Digest features University Foot and Ankle Institute Doctor
    May 2015

    10 Diseases Your Feet Can Warn You About

  • April 2015

    State of the Art Plantar Fasciitis Treatments, Hallmark TV's Home & Family Show

  • March 2015

    The Doctors TV, Living with Plantar Faciatiis

  • How To Stop Foot Pain For Good - UFAI
    February 2015

    How to Stop Foot Pain for Good

  • In the News, Types of Bunion Surgery
    January 2015

    44 Ways to Correct Hallux Valgus

  • June 2014

    Fat-soled running shoes are the fad but can they protect aging joints?

  • Ankle replacement restores mobility for many
    April 2014

    Ankle replacement restores mobility for many

  • Bleacher Report 03-21-2014
    March 2014

    Breaking Down Cam Newton's Ankle Injury and Surgery

  • Becker's ACS Review - 01-14-2014
    January 2014

    Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery in the ASC: Q&A With Dr. Babak Baravarian

  • SF Gate 01-08-2014
    January 2014

    49ers' Michael Crabtree makes 'amazing' Achilles recovery

  • Bleacher Report 12-19-2013
    December 2013

    What You Need to Know About Kobe Bryant's Knee Injury

  • SF Gate 11-21-2013
    November 2013

    Curry seems more likely to play than Bryant

  • ABC News 08-23-13
    August 2013

    3-D Scan Reveals Foot Damage by High Heels

  • July 2013

    Albert Pujols' Foot Injury Could Cost Him Rest of Season, but Injury Overhyped

  • Huffington Post - Kobe Bryant Ankle Injury - University Foot and Ankle Institute Los Angeles
    April 2013

    Will Kobe Return? Doctors Raise Questions About Laker Star's Future In The NBA

  • Bleacher Report 04-15-2013
    April 2013

    What Kobe Must Do to Prove 'Doubters' Wrong

  • Los Angeles Times 04-13-2013
    April 2013

    Terrell Suggs knows Kobe Bryant has difficult task ahead after injury

  • Bleacher Report 02-16-2013
    February 2013

    Timeline and Checklist for Pau Gasol's Return from Foot Injury

  • WTVR CBS6 Richmond - University Foot and Ankle Institute Los Angeles
    CBS
    August 2012

    Is barefoot running a bad fad, or better choice?

  • June 2012

    Born to run barefoot? Unshod trend is no panacea in avoiding injuries, foot specialists say

  • May 2012

    Born to run barefoot? Some end up getting injured

  • October 2006

    Can a $15 basketball shoe have game?

  • Yelp
    I found Dr. Franson for a second opinion, after seeing an orthopedic specialist who misdiagnosed me and was about to cut my foot and ankle open. Dr. Franson put me at ease and ordered the appropriate MRI, which the ot...
    C.M.
  • Angies List
    I was treated very well. I have a recheck on Wednesday. Dr. Bob is very personable. He is the head of podiatry at UCLA Medical Center. He's been doing this kind of surgery for 17 years. He is very knowledgeable. He wa...
    Anonymous
  • CustomerSure
    I saw Dr. Baravarian after being misdiagnosed by another doctor. (I am runner, but foot pain was making even short runs very difficult). He was awesome, really attentive and caring. He quickly diagnosed a bone spur in...
    Chris C.
  • Yelp
    I had an absolutely great experience with Dr. Morris at this office.  I had a bad ankle/foot injury and although initially they didn't have an appointment available for several days later, they heard my case and agree...
    Matthew D.
  • CustomerSure
    Dr Bob and the staff in Sherman Oaks are amazing! They are kind, thorough and caring!
    Anita D.
  • Yelp
    So far, so good. Friendly staff that listens to my concerns. Great doctor, and all around a good experience. Worth the travel into Valencia.
    Tony P.
  • CustomerSure
    So far everything is going well. I really like Dr. Baravarian and his staff, they did a wonderful job. They are very compassionate and professional at the same time. My family and I are very happy and thankful we fou...
    Jeanette D.
  • CustomerSure
    Would not go anywhere else.
    Stacy B.
  • ZocDoc
    Very informative and helpful. Glad I went, as I now know how to help myself.
    Anonymous
  • Yelp
    Dr. Franson and the entire staff at University Foot & Ankle Institute - Valencia are awesome!! I had both feet corrected (bunion surgery) by Dr. Franson and he did amazing work!! He is caring, gentle and friendly, and...
    Helena O.
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