Dr. Alexandra Grulke, DPM

Dr. Alexandra Grulke, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Alexandra Grulke, DPM is a podiatry specialist in West Chester, PA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 2001 and specializes in podiatry, podiatric surgery, and more.Read her story

1593 McDaniel Dr

West Chester, PA 19380

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
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more than 80% of peers
Hammer Toe
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more than 72% of peers
Bunion
normal
more than 64% of peers

Dr. Grulke'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.

Dr. Grulke's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Grulke "Dr. Alexandra Grulke—"Dr. Sandie"—grew up along the East Coast. She moved around frequently while growing up because of her father's job on the railroad. Eventually her family settled in Delaware where she attended both high school and the University of Delaware. After spending time in a podiatrist office during college due to her own personal foot problems, she decided to attend Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Upon graduation she was selected to attend Temple University Hospital Surgical Residency Program, one of only two four-year surgical programs in the country. This residency program specialized in trauma, diabetic care, rearfoot and ankle surgical cases, and pediatrics, with access to Temple Children's Hospital and Clinic. This four-year surgical program gave her experiences and additional training that differentiates her from other podiatrists. Dr. Sandie is dual certified in Foot Surgery, 2009, and Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery, 2011, from the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. After graduation, she joined a practice in Mt. Joy, Pennsylvania, where she stayed for 5 years until an opportunity opened closer to home and she made the change, joining Podiatry Care Specialists, P.C. Dr. Sandie currently resides in Downingtown with her husband, 4 children, 2 fat labs and 3 hamsters. Together with her family she is an active runner, karate student, and taxi driver for her kids. She understands how hectic life can be balancing work and home duties and how there is often no time for foot pain. She is committed to getting you back to your normal hectic life as soon as possible."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grulke "At Podiatry Care Specialists, we believe that keeping people active is the key to a healthy and happy lifestyle. Whether you are experiencing acute foot pain due to trauma, suffering a repetitive stress injury, or have other complications causing foot and ankle symptoms, our podiatrists are dedicated to helping patients of all ages to get back on their feet."

3  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Grulke does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

7  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • University Of Delaware
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Grulke has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Grulke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grulke's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grulke to family and friends
8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Grulke's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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