Dr. David Caldarella, DPM

Dr. David Caldarella, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. David Caldarella, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Pawtucket, 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.

588 Pawtucket Ave

Pawtucket, RI 02860

Contact Information

(401) 722-2400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Neighborhood Health Providers
  • Network Health
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 92% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Caldarella'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.

3  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

22  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bunion
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

24  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • 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 and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Springfield College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Emory-Northlake Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ao/Asif
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Harborview Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caldarella has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caldarella's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caldarella to family and friends
58 total reviews (43 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (58)

  • 5
    (54)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Caldarella'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 (43)

A CT scan revealed I needed a foot fusion but I had another previously scheduled knee replacement. Rather than rush to do "his thing" Dr. Caldarella consulted with that doctor before going forward with the fusion. His holistic approach gave me confidence in his expertise and preparation. The...more
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When I considered having surgery to correct 8 hammertoes, I did my due diligence to interview 4 highly recommended podiatric surgeons. Dr. Calderella was my choice by far and I have no regrets. He was honest about the difficult recovery. He took time at every visit to answer all my questions. I...more
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THANK YOU!...As a VERY active athlete I live to move!!! /I was at the point where I needed foot surgery. I couldn't walk for more than a few minutes without being in foot pain. Doctor Caldarella exceeded my expectations for a successful surgery and 100% recovery. After 3 short months I'm...more
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Dr. Caldarella was unbelievable!! His care was amazing. i came for a spiral fracture of my left ankle, i was extremely worried due to my career in law enforcement and active lifestyle. Dr. Caldarella reassured me that i was in good hands and id be back to normal in no time. He was 100% right....more
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I met Dr Caldarella about 2 years ago when I began to feel pain at the bottom of my feet. It was then that Dr Caldarella explained that it was due to a generic defect on my toes called Brachymetatarsia. Brachymetatarsia is a condition where there is an abnormally short toe (In particular its the...more
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