Derek Ley, DPM, AACFAS

Board Certified Foot and Ankle Surgeon located in Parker, CO

About Dr. Ley

Dr. Ley, DPM, AACFAS, is a double board-qualified, fellowship-trained foot and ankle surgeon who joined Colorado Foot and Ankle Sports Medicine in 2020.

Dr. Ley graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He then went on to the California School of Podiatric Medicine at Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, California, where he earned his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine and the Samuel Merritt University Academic Scholarship. Following graduation, he completed his surgical residency with a reconstructive rearfoot and ankle certification at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Where he was also a clinical fellow in surgery at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ley then completed a reconstruction rearfoot and ankle fellowship with NOMS Ankle and Foot Care Center in Youngstown, Ohio. There, he received extensive training on complex surgical reconstruction of the foot and ankle, including total ankle replacements.

Dr. Ley is double board-qualified in both forefoot and rearfoot/ankle under the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He also holds Associate Status of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is also a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. He has received training in both a large hospital setting, as well as a multi-specialty group, and has contributed to research studies and scholarly publications on various topics in podiatry.
Dr. Ley enjoys volunteering and serving his community. He has worked with Operation Footprint as part of a podo-pediatric surgical medical mission in Honduras.

In his free time, he enjoys golfing, barbequing, skiing and hiking. He is looking forward to joining the greater Parker and surrounding communities.


Insurance Accepted

Our office accepts most insurances and a variety of HMOs, PPOs, and other health plans. Please call our office to verify, as not all are listed here.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Bright Health
MultiPlan / PHCS
Rocky Mountain Health Plans