Dr. Carol Akerman, DPM

Podiatry ·  Female · Age 64

  48 Reviews

Dr. Carol Akerman, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. She specializes in podiatry, podiatric surgery, and more.


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Carol A. Akerman, DPM

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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The people at this specialist office were very friendly and knowledgeable, and they did good both times I have been here with in-grown toenails. I came in pain, didn't really feel much during the procedure, and left feeling better than when I started. I would definitely recommend.
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she was very sweet and patient
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Great experience with check up!
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Dr Akerman is a compassionate, caring doctor. Very personable and easy to understand. So blessed to have been referred to her.
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Very nice people. Great work!
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excellent
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I had a great experience with Dr Ackerman, and I would and have recommended her to several people. She is very willing to spend time with each patient, listen, and she has a wonderful bedside manner that you don't see that much today.
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Each visit is a pleasure with a caring and attentive staff. Dr. Akerman is a wonderful.
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Wart removal bottom of foot.
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Very positive. Would recommend this office to anyone.
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(865) 309-4541

Dr. Akerman accepts the following insurance:

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Akerman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Plantar Fasciitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akerman treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Akerman treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Nail Avulsion and Excision
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akerman performs Nail Avulsion and Excision more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Akerman performs this procedure more than 88% of her peers

Foot Conditions
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akerman treats Foot Conditions more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Akerman treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Akerman's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Callus
  • Corn
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Warts

About Me

Dr. Carol A. Akerman is a Podiatric Surgeon serving the Knoxville area for more than 30 years. Dr. Akerman is experienced in Athlete's foot, Sports injuries and Arthritis. She is a professional member of the American Association for Women Podiatrists...

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

Education

Foot Surgery - Northwest General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine (Temple University) - D.P.M.
Medical School
Preceptorship - Dr. Dave Sheiner
1981

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67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)