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Dr. Alan Discont, DPM

Podiatry ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Discont

Dr. Alan Discont, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in podiatry and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.


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(480) 732-0033

Dr. Discont accepts the following insurance:

Accountable Health Plans of America
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Alta Health Network
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Motorola Health Plans
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
American Indian Health Plan
Arizona PHCS
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
Banner Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
Caremark Pharmacy
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus PPO
City of Mesa Health Plan
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
CopperPoint Mutual
Worker's Compensation WC
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Choice of Arizona
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Health Net
Health Plan of Nevada
Humana
Humana PPO
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
LifeWise
Lutheran Preferred
Lutheran Preferred PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
Maricopa Managed Care
Mayo Clinic
Medicaid
MedPartners
MedPartners PPO
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
MetLife
MetLife PPO
One Health
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Phoenix Health Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Premier Group Insurance
Principal Life
Private Small Business Insurance
Self Pay
Southwest Service Administrators, Inc.
State Farm
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare POS
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare
Veteran Administration Plan
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC
Zenith Administrators Inc

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Dr. Discont's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heel Spur
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Arthritis of the Elbow
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Dr. Discont treats Arthritis of the Elbow more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Discont treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Discont treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Discont treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Discont's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Injuries
  • 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 Care
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • X-Ray

About Me

Care Philosophy

Treating people gently, consistently and quickly, so they can resume the activities they love as soon as possible.

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Education

Mesa General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Ohio State University College Of Medicine
Medical School
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Discont's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Discont

3.6

Based on 9 reviews

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