Our Practice

Our mission is simple … provide excellent care in a compassionate environment. Our practice treats all foot and ankle problems in infants, children, and adults. It is conveniently located in south Orange County in Ladera Ranch, CA across the street from Mission Hospital in MOB 1. Our physicians and supportive staff provide excellence in care and treatment of all foot and ankle disorders in infants, children, and adults. Our practicing philosophy is providing a comprehensive diagnosis and treatment plan that is realistic and understood, as we believe patient education is key in getting the best outcome. We foster an environment of compassion and respect and work closely with our valued patients and their families to achieve the best results thus improving their quality of life.  


Karen McConnell

Karen McConnell

Office Manager

As the office manager, Karen is responsible for the day to day operations of the practice. She will gladly assist with any questions or concerns you may have. She has worked in the field of podiatry for the last 5 years and enjoys interacting with our patients and their families. When not working, she and husband enjoy traveling to visit their 5 children and spoiling their granddaughter.

Nicole Clark

Nicole Clark

Front Office

Nicole works in the front office. She will likely be the person who greets you as you come in for your appointment. When she is not answering phones or spending time with our patients, she enjoys spending time with her children, and their dog Bleu.  She also enjoys indulging in her hobbies, reading and researching her family history.

Jerry Chen

Jerry Chen

Medical Assistant/Radiology Technician/Cast Technician

As the medical assistant/radiology tech/cast tech, Jerry plays a key role in providing care to our patients. He is responsible for performing X-ray procedures, taking medical histories, taking and recording vital signs, applying and removing casts, preparing patients for their examination, and assisting the doctor during the examination as well as other back office clinical duties.

When not at the office, Jerry enjoys racing mountain and road bikes and is an avid golfer. He is a certified ski and snowboard instructor, certified advanced open water scuba diver, and a certified climbing instructor. You will likely find something to talk about with him as he has rock climbed Half Dome, went night scuba diving at Catalina Island, and finished first place on single speed mountain bike for Counting Coup Race in Orange County.

Contact Us

Robert Spencer, DPM

Nitza Rodriguez, DPM

Han Nguyen, DPM

Map & Directions

333 Corporate Drive, Suite 230, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Tel: (949) 364-9255 (WALK)
Fax: (949) 364-9250
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
*(Lunch 12 noon - 1pm)