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Dr. Leonard La Russa, DPM

Podiatry ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. La Russa

Dr. Leonard La Russa, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Americus, GA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1993 and specializes in podiatry, wound & burn care, and more.


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(229) 931-0505

Dr. La Russa accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Peach State Health Plan
WellCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. La Russa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. La Russa treats Foot Conditions more than 84% of his peers

Dr. La Russa treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Hammer Toe
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. La Russa treats Hammer Toe more than 78% of his peers

Dr. La Russa treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Bunion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. La Russa treats Bunion more than 74% of his peers

Dr. La Russa treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Dr. La Russa's conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Our mission at The Family Foot & Ankle Center is to provide quality lower extremity care that exceeds our patients' expectations.

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • General Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Prosthetics

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Universtiy Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1993
New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1996
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. La Russa

4.7

Based on 14 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. La Russa is a top professional in podiatry care. First visit yielded 75% improvement. Knowledgeable, good instructor, pleasant and positive encounter. I am very pleased to be within his care. Looking forward to 100% recovery.
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Professional Staff, extremely satisfied with leve of care
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I t I think that he is great, and I look forward to my next visit. He has a nurse by the name of maria she is the best. And we cannot forget about Laurie these ladies really show you kindness. .
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Dr. LaRussa is a wonderful doctor who cares about his patients. Whenever I have an appointment I know that I am the main concern while I'm in the room. He and his staff go above and beyond to make sure my medical needs are taken care of.
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