Dr. Leonard R. La Russa, DPM

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Dr. Leonard R. La Russa, DPM

Podiatry | Male

Family Foot & Ankle Center 201 Rees St, Americus, GA 31709 Get Directions
(229) 931-0505

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Dr. La Russa specializes in Podiatry and practices in Americus, GA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicinenull
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      4.6 based on 9 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Podiatry
      • Orthotics
      • Pediatric Podiatry
      • Pedorthics
      • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
      • Podiatric Foot Surgery
      • Podiatric Surgery
      • Podiatry Sports Medicine
      • Prosthetics
      • Prosthetics & Orthotics
      • Surgery
      • Wound Care

      Board Certifications

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      • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Achilles Tendinitis
      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Sprain
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Athlete's Foot
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bone Disorders
      • Bunion
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
      • Diabetic Nephropathy
      • Foot and Ankle Disorders
      • Foot Conditions
      • Foot Deformities
      • Foot Fracture
      • Foot Injuries
      • Foot Sprain
      • Foot Wounds
      • Fracture
      • Fungal Nail Infection
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Gout
      • Hammer Toe
      • Heel Pain
      • Heel Spur
      • Ingrown Toenail
      • Leg Wounds
      • 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
      • Sever's Disease
      • Skin Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stress Fracture of Foot

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess Incision and Drainage
      • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
      • Ankle Fracture Repair
      • Biopsy
      • Bunion Surgery
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Excisional Biopsy
      • Flatfoot Correction
      • 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 Surgery
      • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
      • Fracture Care
      • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
      • Hammer Toe Repair
      • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
      • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
      • Joint Drainage
      • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Biopsy
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Skin Lesion Biopsy
      • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
      • Surgical Biopsy
      • Wound Care and Management

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      • 0
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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        New York College Of Podiatric Medicine

        Graduated in 1993

      • Residency Hospital
        Universtiy Of Pennsylvania

        Completed in 1996

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Podiatry
      • Board certified in Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. La Russa's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Experience with Dr. La Russa

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients