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Clippers podiatrist's efforts to help seriously ill kids no small feat
Clippers podiatrist's efforts to help seriously ill kids no small feat

Michael Levi keeps tabs on a lot of toes. In fact, the Santa Monica podiatrist might have the most eclectic roster of patients in the area: the L.A. Ballet company, primates at the zoo, the star-studded Clippers. That's right, the Clips have a team podiatrist. Once or twice a week during the season, players come to him in the training room at Staples. What slick tires are to Indy cars, healthy feet are to pro ballers. "The pounding, the jumping, the sprained ankles ... you get turf toe, hematoma, plantar fasciitis," Levi explains. So Levi keeps busy, all right. He's also an avid triathlete, up at 4:30 each morning to run, or swim with his masters team, before...

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