Dr. David Caldarella, DPM

Dr. David Caldarella, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. David Caldarella, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Des Moines University / College of Podiatric Medicine And Surgery in 1990 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry sports medicine, and more.

285 Promenade St

Providence, RI 02908

Contact Information

(401) 459-4001

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Caldarella's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caldarella treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caldarella treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Caldarella treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Foot Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caldarella treats Foot Fracture more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Caldarella treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Caldarella's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Achilles Tenotomy
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Replacement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Avulsion Fracture
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Complex Fractures
Compound Fracture
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 Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Forefoot Reconstruction
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Insufficiency Fracture
Intra-Articular Fracture
Joint Fracture
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Pediatric Fractures
Plantar Fasciitis
Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
Reconstructive Foot Surgery
Sever's Disease
Simple Fracture Care and Casting
Stress Fracture of Foot
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

I provide patient centered, thorough, quality evidenced based care with an emphasis on foot and ankle surgery.
We always recommend and attempt meaningful non operative conservative treatment as possible.
I specialize and remain curre...

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Education

  • Harborview Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Emory-Northlake Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1994
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    1994
  • 1990
    Des Moines University / College of Podiatric Medicine And Surgery
    Medical School
    1990
  • 1986
    Springfield College
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Caldarella's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Caldarella

4.7

Based on 71 reviews

5 Stars
92.95774647887323%
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1 Star
7.042253521126761%
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Dr. Caldarella is kind, caring and has a wonderful personality not to mention a wonderful doctor and surgeon. Although a surgeon he does not push surgery. He attempts alternate avenues for first. I had ligament and tendon repair to my left ankle. Dr. Calarella made me feel at ease before surgery...Read More
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It has been one year since Dr. Caldarella performed surgery to repair my ruptured right Achilles tendon and the recovery results have been exceptional. His level of care and follow up has allowed me to perform any and all functions that I was capable of prior to my injury. I will not hesitate to...Read More
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I have had an extremely positive experience with David Caldarella. In early September I had major reconstructive foot/ankle surgery as successfully diagnosed by David. Now almost 3 months later I am walking without need of crutch or cane, PAIN FREE! Staff was courteous, prompt, and...Read More
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Dr. Caldarella is a very attentive and wonderful doctor. I would reccomend him to anyone who is in need of a Podiatric surgeon.
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2 years of pain and as of now still not over. David said I had a sprained ankle for a year until he ordered a MRI at my request. During that time I sort 2nd and 3rd opinions, these 2 doctors gave the correct diagnosis on the first visit. I complained to him he had not spent enough time listening to...Read More
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 9:00pm
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    • Wed: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Sat: 2:00pm - 7:00pm
    • Sun: 2:00pm - 7:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 2:00pm - 7:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: 2:00pm - 7:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Kent Hospital

Warwick, RI

Miriam Hospital

Providence, RI

Rhode Island Hospital

Providence, RI

Saint Anne's Hospital

Fall River, MA