Dr. Leonard R. La Russa, DPM

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Specializes in Podiatry • Male • Age 52

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Hospital Quality

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Phoebe Sumter Medical Center
126 US Highway 280 W
Americus, GA 31719

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Appointments & Offices

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Dr. La Russa's Appointment Availabilty

Accepting new patients?

Yes

Appointment Availability

Same Day Next Day
Family Foot & Ankle Center
Family Foot & Ankle Center
201 Rees St
Americus, GA 31709
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    Dr. La Russa's Experience

    Specialties

    • Podiatry
    • Wound Care
    • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Surgery
    • Prosthetics & Orthotics
    • Prosthetics
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
    • Ankle Fracture Repair
    • Biopsy
    • Bunion Surgery
    • Bunionectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excisional Biopsy
    • Flatfoot Correction
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Surgery
    • Foot Surgery
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
    • Hammer Toe Repair
    • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
    • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Biopsy
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Lesion Biopsy
    • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
    • Surgical Biopsy
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    • Wound Care and Management
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Cancer
    • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
    • Diabetic Nephropathy
    • Foot and Ankle Disorders
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Deformities
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Injuries
    • Foot Sprain
    • Foot Wounds
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Conditions
    • Heel Pain
    • Heel Spur
    • Ingrown Toenail
    • Leg Wounds
    • Osteoarthritis
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    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteopenia
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Plantar Wart
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rash
    • Sever's Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Rash
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stress Fracture of Foot
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    Background Check for Dr. La Russa

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. La Russa & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. La Russa's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. La Russa

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. La Russa to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. La Russa's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. La Russa

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.6 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Same Day Next Day

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    Office Locations

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    Family Foot & Ankle Center
    201 Rees St
    Americus, GA 31709
    (229) 931-0505 (Office)
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