Dr. Steven M. Atkins, DPM

Dr. Steven M. Atkins, DPM

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 65 years old

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.Read more

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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.Read more

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  • Cigna
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedics
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

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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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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  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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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.