Dr. Krista Nelson, DPM

Dr. Krista Nelson, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 35
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Dr. Krista Nelson, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Edwardsville, IL and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in 2009 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.

235B S Main St

Edwardsville, IL 62025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Homestate Health Plan
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 93% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 93% of peers

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6  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson does not have any board certifications listed.

31  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot

17  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Luther College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2009
  • Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Depaul Hlth Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nelson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nelson

4.8

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
90.625%
(29)
4 Stars
3.125%
(1)
3 Stars
3.125%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
3.125%
(1)

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Suffered long time pain in my foot seen many doctors for it with no relief. Seen Dr. Nelson she was able to see them problem immediately, by performing a simple xray which no other doctor had ever done she identified the problem. Had surgery a few days later amazed how much better I feel and able...Read More
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Colleen Berends in Edwardsville Illinois – Jan 12, 2017
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Dr.Nelson and staff were very knowledgeable and friendly and I would recommend her to anyone experiencing foot/ankle issues. My concern with the visit results from basic radiation protection. The staff stood right next to the xray tube..they should be shielded or stand a minimum of 6 ft away. I...Read More
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Roxana, IL – Sep 01, 2016
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