Dr. Carol Akerman, DPM

Dr. Carol Akerman, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carol Akerman, DPM is a podiatric surgery doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. She is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Read her story

2725 Asbury Rd Ste 102

Knoxville, TN 37914

Contact Information

(865) 329-3338

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Nail Avulsion and Excision
very high
more than 90% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 86% of peers
Foot Conditions
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Akerman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Akerman "Dr. Carol A. Akerman,, D.P.M. is a Podiatrist (Foot Specialist) serving the Knoxville, TN area for more than 30 years. Dr. Akerman is a professional member of the American Association for Women Podiatrists, the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association. She received the AAWP Scholarship and the CRC Chemistry Award."
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Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Akerman does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
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Procedures

  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine (Temple University)-D.P.M.
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Foot Surgery-Northwest General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Preceptorship-Dr. Dave Sheiner
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Akerman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Akerman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akerman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akerman to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Akerman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Knoxville, TN |
Dr. Akerman and her staff are excellent!
in Lafollette, tn |
Fantastic! Very caring, knowledgeable, explains all options so that the best course treatment can be decided. I'm very satisfied with her treatment and appreciate her greatly! Not only a great doctor but just a pure pleasure to be around!
in Knoxville, TN |
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Dr. Akerman accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Fort Loudoun Medical Center
550 Fort Loudoun Medical Center Dr
Lenoir City, TN 37772
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Parkwest Medical Center
9352 Park West Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37923
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Turkey Creek Medical Center
10820 Parkside Dr
Knoxville, TN 37934
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