Dr. James DeJesus, DPM

Dr. James DeJesus, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. James DeJesus, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Naugatuck, CT and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1987 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.

1183 New Haven Rd

Naugatuck, CT 06770

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Dr. DeJesus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. DeJesus treats Foot Conditions more than 91% of his peers

Dr. DeJesus treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Bunion
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. DeJesus treats Bunion more than 88% of his peers

Dr. DeJesus treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Hammer Toe
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. DeJesus treats Hammer Toe more than 86% of his peers

Dr. DeJesus treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. DeJesus' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Flat Foot
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Joint Fracture
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Sever's Disease
  • Simple Fractures
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Toe Fractures
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

Gentle foot care for all ages.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

Education

1989
West Haven Va Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1987
New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1982
St. John's University
Undergraduate School
1989
1987
1982

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Connecticut "Top Docs", 2010
  • Connecticut "Top Docs", 2011

Media & Publications

  • Pharmacological Management of the Arthritic Foot and Ankle, April 1999
  • website,

Dr. DeJesus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. DeJesus

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Great Doc. Everyone there was really friendly.
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Simple bunionectomy and hammertoe repair surgery failed and two more surgeries from two different surgeons later, life has been hard and painful for past five years. His bedside manner is great, surgical expertise needs help.
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Easy to talk to listens to concerns, very friendly.
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I have had various foot issues over the years. Dr. Dejesus is knowledgeable and thorough in diagnosis and treatment. He often provides several options and gives his professional opinion on each.
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Dr DeJesus did surgery on both my bunions years ago and I've never had problems since. He is a very kind doctor.
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Dr DeJesus is great. I've had different issues over the years and he's taken great care of me and my feet!
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He is a wonderful doctor! He is very friendly, knowledgeable, and gentle.
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Locations

Family Footcare, PC

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Tue: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Worker's Compensation WC
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Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
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EmblemHealth
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GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation PPO
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Blue Choice 65
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Medicare Advantage PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network EPO
PHCS Network POS
Worker's Compensation WC
Oxford Health Plans
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Freedom Plan HMO
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Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Basic PPO
CarePlus
CarePlus Medicare Advantage PPO
Choice
Choice EPO
Choice HMO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus PPO
Commercial HMO
Empire Plan
FlexPoint PPO
Freedom Plan Direct
Golden Rule HMO
Golden Rule POS
Golden Rule PPO
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Supplement PPO
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Optimum Choice HMO
OptumHealth Care Solutions
Oxford Ease
Oxford Liberty
Secure Horizons
Secure Horizons PPO
Select HMO
Select Plus EPO
Select Plus HMO
Select Plus POS
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Worker's Compensation WC

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