Kenneth Shimozaki, DPM
Dr. Shimozaki is a native of Stockton, CA. He obtained his undergraduate degree from UC Davis and his medical education at the California College of Podiatric Medicine. After finishing residency training at the VA San Francisco, he returned to practice in Stockton where he formed Valley Podiatry Group and Pacific Wound Center. Dr. Shimozaki’s two busy practices have been helping patients in the San Joaquin Valley for many years, and now, as a principal in the National Surgical Centers Stockton, Dr. Shimozaki can offer his patients a safe, efficient and new alternative environment for surgical procedures. Dr. Shimozaki is a managing member of the NSC Stockton.
Josh Stauffer, DPM, AAFAS
Dr. Stauffer is a member of the Valley Podiatry Group and a graduate of The University of California Irvine and a graduate of The California School of Podiatric Medicine.  His residency was completed at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital in Illinois where he had comprehensive training in forefoot and rearfoot surgery along with sports medicine, trauma, and reconstruction. He is board qualified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Stauffer grew up in Southern California where he was active in various sports and extracurricular activities. He enjoys running, swimming and exploring the outdoors. Dr. Stauffer is looking forward to helping you with all of your foot and ankle needs.
Daniel Kim, DPM
Dr. Kim is a board-certified Foot and Ankle Surgeon, who was born and raised in Northern California. He received his Bachelors in Biological Sciences from the University of California, San Diego and went on to earn his medical degree at Western University of Health Sciences. Dr. Kim completed his residency in Detroit, Michigan at Detroit Medical Center through Wayne State University School of Medicine.
Jonathan DeGuzman, DPM
Dr. DeGuzman is board qualified by the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Medicine.  He graduated from the California School of Podiatric Medicine and received residency training at DVA Palo Alto Health Care System, a teaching affiliate of Stanford University Hospital and Clinics; additionally he obtained additional training at Kaiser San Jose Hospital.  Dr. DeGuzman is trained in all aspects of foot and ankle medicine and surgery, but has a special interest in diabetic limb preservation, wound healing and preventative health.


During the pandemic and at all times, the NSC Stockton doctors and staff are dedicated to ensuring that your care is provided in a safe environment, following the utmost strict guidelines for cleaning, sterilization, protective equipment and testing. During the pandemic, we have increased the frequency and intensity of our cleaning.

We follow all State and Federal rules and regulations. All patients must be tested for Covid-19 prior to arrival at the center, (this will be arranged in advance) and will be asked about signs/symptoms of illness on the day of your scheduled procedure. Your temperature will also be taken. We will provide for social distancing and limit the number of people entering the center. Masks are required at all times for patients, staff and your companion. If the recommendations by the health department change, we will update our policy.