Accepting new patients

Dr. David Alder, DPM

Podiatry ·  Male

Dr. Alder

Dr. David Alder, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Barry School Of Podiatric Medicine in 1994 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.


Accepting new patients


Make an appointment


Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Alder accepts most major insurance plans.

Dr. Alder has indicated that he accepts most major insurance carriers

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(770) 979-1890Find providers who accept this insurance

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Alder's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Alder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hammer Toe
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alder treats Hammer Toe more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alder treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Foot Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alder treats Foot Conditions more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Alder treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Bunion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alder treats Bunion more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Alder treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Alder's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Bone Spur
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bursitis
  • Callus
  • Corn
  • Flat Foot
  • 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 Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our goal is to provide comprehensive foot and ankle care in a pleasant and caring environment, emphasizing restoration of function and quality of life.

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

Education

1997
Emory Northlake Regional Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Barry School Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1997
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Alder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alder

3.5

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
55%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
15%
(3)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
30%
(6)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Alder?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Alder's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. David Alder, DPM
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Alder, DPM?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Alder, DPM?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Alder, DPM?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Alder, DPM?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Alder, DPM?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Alder?

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Alder treats patients.

Learn more

Dekalb Medical

Decatur, GA

Compare Providers

More providers who are similar to Dr. Alder

Show All Podiatrists