Podiatrist joins West Valley clinic DALLAS -- Podiatrist R. Tyson Scott, DPM, has joined the West Valley Surgical Specialty Clinic in Dallas.Dr. Scott will see patients at the Dallas clinic, 591 SE Clay St., and provide procedures and surgeries for feet, ankle, bunions and plantar fasciitis at nearby West Valley Hospital's state-of-the-art surgery suites.His extensive training in orthopedic and podiatric surgery includes specializing in trauma, ankle and calcaneal fractures, ankle arthroscopy, chronic ankle pain and forefoot surgery including bunions and flat foot repair. In addition, he provides diabetes-related treatments, including limb salvage and skin grafts.Dr. Scott speaks fluent Spanish and also sees patients at Salem Foot & Ankle Clinic in Salem.For an appointment with Dr. Scott or for more information: 503-370-8784; fax a physician referral to 503-362-4017. Regional firm earns forestry honor DALLAS -- Ron Stuntzner, founder of Forest Grove-based Stuntzner Engineering & Forestry, LLC, was named the Distinguished Forester for 2013 by the Association of Consulting Foresters of America Inc.Distinguished Foresters exemplify outstanding contributions to forestry and to the Association of Consulting Foresters. Stuntzner was presented the national award in June at the annual ACF National Meeting in Keystone, Colo.Stuntzner Engineering & Forestry, LLC, has an office in Dallas.