Dr. James Kent, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery •  Male • Age 43
  
Dr. Kent
Accepting new patients

East Texas Foot and Ankle Centers

6603 OAK HILL BLVD Tyler, TX 75703

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(903) 939-3668

Dr. James Kent, DPM is a Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery Specialist in Tyler, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities Baylor Scott and White Texas Spine and Joint Hospital and University Of Texas Health Science Center At Tyler. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kent to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kent accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
HealthFirst PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

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

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Foot Conditions
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent treats Foot Conditions more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kent treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Plantar Fasciitis
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kent treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Nail Avulsion and Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent performs Nail Avulsion and Excision more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kent performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kent's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bursitis
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Spur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendon Repair
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wound Care and Management

Dr. Kent's Reviews

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4.6

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Very knowledgeable and helpful. Has very clean procedure/surgery room and uses nitro-us oxide so do not have to be put under for surgery. Tyler
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Mar 18, 2020
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12-12-19. My visits are awesome. Staff knowledgeable and makes you feel calm and welcome in there office. Dr. Kent explains your situations to you, and he takes time to answer any questions you have..... it’s worth the drive to me??
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Sheila Massenburge – Dec 13, 2019
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Can’t say enough about dr. Kent and his entire staff.........he has corrected problems with my feet and toes that I have suffered with for years.........never imagined that I would look forward to a visit to the doctor.....My highest recommendation
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Kyle Haines in Nacogdoches, TX – Oct 23, 2018
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What a great doctor and even better surgeon. He performs surgery in his office and has great results.
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Binghamton, NY – Jun 07, 2017
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About Me

East Texas Foot & Ankle Centers welcomes you as a patient to our podiatry practice located in Tyler, Texas. We look forward to serving you as the health care provider for foot and ankle care and we want you to feel comfortable in our office. Plea...Read more

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Wound & Burn Care

Education

Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship Hospital

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Locations

Practice

East Texas Foot and Ankle Centers6603 OAK HILL BLVD Tyler, TX 75703
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East Texas Foot and Ankle Centers, Tyler, TX

East Texas Foot and Ankle Centers6603 OAK HILL BLVD Tyler, TX 75703
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Baylor Scott and White Texas Spine and Joint Hospital

Tyler, TX

86% Patient experience rating, 17% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

University Of Texas Health Science Center At Tyler

Tyler, TX

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)