Dr. Rafael Lappost, DPM

Dr. Rafael Lappost, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Rafael Lappost, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Miami Lakes, FL and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 2010 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, wound & burn care, and more.

6175 NW 153rd St Ste 212

Miami Lakes, FL 33014

Contact Information

(305) 989-4702

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lappost performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ankle Fracture
normal
more than 69% of peers
Fracture
normal
more than 46% of peers

Dr. Lappost's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lappost "My practice mission is compassionate, ethical and responsible care and treatment of all medical issues affecting the Leg, Ankle and Foot."

3  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Wound & Burn Care

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lappost does not have any board certifications listed.

29  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 Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Ulcer of Foot

24  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Manhattanville College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Palmetto General Hospital Pmsr/Rra
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Central Florida College Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lappost has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lappost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lappost's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lappost to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lappost's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Lappost is extremely knowledgeable. He has excellent beside manners, and the wait time in his office is minimal. Overall great experience.
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Terrible service. Waited 90 minutes to be seen. It ended up being ONE MONTH before I was given a treatment plan, after numerous calls from myself and even my primary care's office. After all that, doctor wants to give me a treatment for a condition that lab work says I don't have! What a...more
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Very professional, very patience and kind. It took time to explained all the benefits and risks of my case.
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This guy is great for the first 15 minutes after you pay the $150 consultation fee. After that good luck. I have been trying to get a return to work form for that past two weeks and all I get is a run around. I have lost one week's pay because I cannot return without that form.
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