Dr. David Alder, DPM

Dr. David Alder, DPM

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Dr. David Alder, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Barry School Of Podiatric Medicine in 1994 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.

495 Winn Way Ste 100

Decatur, GA 30030

Contact Information

(770) 979-1890

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bunion
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alder "Our goal is to provide comprehensive foot and ankle care in a pleasant and caring environment, emphasizing restoration of function and quality of life."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Alder does not have any board certifications listed.

21  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Bone Spur
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Callus
  • Corn
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

16  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • 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 Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Barry School Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Emory Northlake Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alder has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Alder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alder

3.5

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
55%
(11)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
15%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(6)

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I have recommended Dr. Alder to many people and they have been extremely pleased with him. I joke that he should set-up a practice in one of our office buildings since he's seen quite a few of my associates over the years. I've also recommended him to acquaintances. He's very professional,...Read More
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Dr. Alder was very disrespectful to my mother, almost to the point of cruelty. When asked if anything could be done for her feet he was very dismissive and seemed extremely non caring and not concerned. We aren't personal friends so I didn't expect him to care personally about her, but did not...Read More
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Dr. Alder is excellent! The support staff is second to none and you are seen within 10 - 15 minutes of the appoint time. Dr. Alder removed a needle from my foot that the previous physician ( if you can call him that) did not remove during surgery. Although my foot kept swelling many doctors did...Read More
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I have seen Dr. Alder a number of times over the years. After an early morning appointment today, he said he would submit a prescription electronically. The office is now closed. The prescription WAS NOT submitted. As this was my last appt with him, i am disappointed that the outcome was not...Read More
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I REALLY appreciated his thoroughness and how he took his time to go over my X-rays and the causes for my injury. He not only modeled for me what exercises I should do, but he insisted I do them in front of him to make sure I was doing it correctly. He and his assistant, a very pleasant young lady...Read More
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