Our Doctors

Our doctors at Carteret Foot and Ankle strive to provide you the best care possible. They aim to make sure your visit is pleasant, informative and efficient. They provide expert, individualized treatment and instruction on how to care for your feet and avoid future problems.

Dr. John LoPiccolo, doctor with Carteret Foot and Ankle SpecialistsDr. John V. LoPiccolo, FACFAS

Dr. LoPiccolo is a graduate of the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine and is residency trained through the Iowa Health Systems at Trinity Regional Medical Center. He served as chief resident in 2000-2001. He has been in practice since 2001 in Carteret County. He currently serves on the advisory Board at Carteret General Hospital for Diabetic Education and also serves on the board for The Tiller School, an elementary charter school in Beaufort, NC.  He is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons. His surgical interests include reconstructive foot surgery, ankle instability repair, and utilizing surgery to heal patients with chronic diabetic foot ulcers. He enjoys fishing, travel, golf, and spending time with his family.



Dr. Rachel Parrish, doctor with Carteret Foot and Ankle SpecialistsDr. Reagan Buie Parrish, AACFAS

Dr. Reagan Parrish is a North Carolina native. She was born and raised in Fayetteville, NC and spent many of her summers enjoying the Crystal Coast. She joined Carteret Foot and Ankle Specialists in August 2010 after completing a two-year surgical residency at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida. In her final year of training, she served as Chief Resident.

Dr. Parrish received her dual undergraduate degrees in Biological and Biomedical Engineering from North Carolina State University in 2004, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She earned her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Dr. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University in 2008.

Dr. Parrish is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. She is a also a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association.

Dr. Parrish currently lives in Morehead City with her husband and 3 boys. In her spare time she enjoys fishing, boating, biking and spending time with family and friends.