Dr. Steven M. Atkins, DPM

Dr. Steven M. Atkins, DPM

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery | Male | 65 years old

Dr. Steven Atkins is a graduate of the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He...Read more

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Dr. Steven Atkins is a graduate of the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He obtained his medical degree from...

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    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Podiatry

    Conditions Treated

    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Achilles Tendon Injuries
    • Achilles Tendon Rupture
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
    • Ankle Disorders
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Injury
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Ankle Sprains and Strains
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis of the Ankle
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bunion
    • Bunionette
    • Bursitis
    • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Foot and Ankle Disorders
    • Foot and Ankle Injuries
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Deformities
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Injuries
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Heel Pain
    • Heel Spur
    • Ingrown Toenail
    • Morton's Neuroma
    • Musculoskeletal Pain
    • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteopenia
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Ruptured Tendon
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Tendon Disorders
    • Tendon Injuries
    • Tendonitis
    • Ulcer of Foot

    Procedures Performed

    • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
    • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • Ankle Arthrodesis
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Fracture Repair
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Ankle Replacement
    • Ankle Surgery
    • Bunion Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
    • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
    • 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 Care
    • Hammer Toe Repair
    • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
    • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
    • Nail Avulsion and Excision
    • Neuroplasty
    • Tendon Repair
    • Wound Care and Management

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      Sanctions

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      Board Actions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine

      Graduated in 1978

    • Internship Hospital
      Podiatry Hospital of Pittsburgh

      Completed in 1979

    • Residency Hospital
      Podiatry Hospital of Pittsburgh

      Completed in 1979

    • Undergraduate School
      Ohio State University

      Graduated in 1973

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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 Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Atkins says...

    Dr. Steven Atkins is a graduate of the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He obtained his medical degree from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Atkins completed a surgical residency at the Podiatry Hospital of Pittsburgh. He began his practice in 1980 in the Denver area. Dr. Atkins is a board-certified foot and ankle surgeon. He maintains certifications as both a Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and as a Fellow of the American Academy of Foot Surgeons. His sub-specialties include sports medicine-podiatry and diabetic foot and wound care. He provides general podiatric care for all foot conditions. Dr. Atkins also serves the athletic community, both recreational and elite, in the prevention and care of sports injuries.

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    Dr. Atkins' Care Philosophy

    I treat patients in the same way I treat myself not just giving attention to foot and ankle issues  but focusing on a way of life. I believe that an active lifestyle is a healthy lifestyle.