Meet the Team

Paul Mayo


Dr. Mayo is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He has provided residents specialty foot and ankle care in podiatry in Tulare, Kings and Fresno County since 1998. He graduated from Hanford High School in 1986 and then went on to Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo to receive his Bachelor Degree. He received his Doctorate at California College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Mayo then went on to receive his surgical training at Youngstown Osteopathic Hospital in Youngstown, Ohio.

He is a Diplomate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; he is an active member of American Podiatric Medical Association, California Podiatric Medical Association and past president of Midstate Podiatric Medical Society. He takes pride in treating all aspects of your foot and ankle problems.

Kathan Shah


Dr. Kathan Shah, DPM is excited to join Central Valley Foot & Ankle. Having completed his surgical training at Scripps Memorial Hospital in Encinitas, CA, he is pleased to now provide his services to the Central Valley. He treats ALL conditions of the Foot & Ankle including:

  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Wound Care
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Warts
  • Bunions
  • Hammer Toes
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Flat Feet
  • Arthritis
  • Fractures
  • Recurrent Ankle Sprains

Board Qualification

American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery – Forefoot & Rearfoot Qualification


Podiatric Medical Board of California


Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, Encinitas, CA – Podiatric Medicine & Surgery, with the Added Credential in Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery
JULY 2018 – June 2021

Chief Resident
JULY 2020 – June 2021


California School of Podiatric Medicine, Oakland, CA – Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
AUGUST 2014 – JUNE 2018

University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA – Biological Sciences, B.S.
JULY 2006 – JUNE 2010

Professional Memberships

American Podiatric Medical Association


Dr. Shah enjoys hiking, basketball, and reading to his daughter.


Tenesha Alfaro
Office Manager