Dr. Aaron Bean is an experienced Podiatrist and Surgeon providing the best podiatric care for patients in the Coachella Valley and beyond. His passion for podiatry is coupled with genuine concern for his patients. His office staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well. At West Coast Foot and Ankle Center our goal is to help you maintain healthy feet.
As an avid outdoorsman – and snow and water skier – Dr. Aaron Bean understands the value of healthy feet that support an energetic, active lifestyle. Dr. Bean is among the nation’s best-trained specialists for bunion and hammertoe correction, foot and ankle reconstruction, as well as ankle replacement surgery. He performed his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University before earning his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine at Des Moines University.
A native of Northern Nevada, Dr. Bean relocated his practice to the Coachella Valley in 2011. He spearheads the region’s premier treatments for foot and ankle ailments, and his groundswell efforts are the vortex for a Center of Excellence for the foot and ankle in the valley.
Dr. Bean is able to diagnose and provide treatments plans for foot and ankle disorders with ease. Specializing in reconstructive surgery, he employs advanced techniques in the field of Podiatric surgery.
Dr. Brian J. Schneekloth is a fellowship trained foot and ankle surgeon originally from Neenah, Wisconsin. He attended Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI for undergrad with a major in biomedical health sciences and a minor in chemistry. He played 4 years on Marquette University’s hockey team and was captain of the team his senior year of 2009. In 2013, Dr. Schneekloth graduated from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami, Florida. He was very active in local school clubs including president of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons-Florida Chapter as well as vice president of his class.
Dr. Schneekloth completed his residency in 2016 with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His residency focused on Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, with added credentialing in Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery. He was chief resident and was head of the research organization while in attendance at UPMC. Dr. Schneekloth completed his fellowship in 2017 at UPMC with a specialty in Lower Extremity Limb Salvage/Trauma. He is the first of UPMC’s fellows to have his fellowship approved by the Council of Podiatric Medicine Education. Dr. Schneekloth is highly experienced in Forefoot Surgery, Hindfoot & Ankle Reconstruction, Ankle Arthroscopy, Orthopedic Trauma, Diabetic Limb Salvage & Reconstruction, as well as Advanced Wound Care & Plastic Surgery.
LA QUINTA OFFICE
79-200 Corporate Center Dr. Suite 104
La Quinta, CA 92253
PALM DESERT OFFICE
39830 Portola Ave
Palm Desert, CA 92260-0623