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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Top Care Areas

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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

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Caldarella "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 current in the effective non surgical and surgical management of both common and complex foot and ankle conditions, pain, deformity, and injuries in adults and children.

We provide our patients quality  information regarding their health concerns. We also provide quality contemporary solutions to patients with respect to individual values and needs.

I strive to provide effective resolution of your health care concerns in my specialty area of expertise with respect to cost. We also attempt to ensure effective utilization of your health care resources during your treatment.

I remain available to my established patients throughout their care plan and endeavor to provide quality communications in partnership. "

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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

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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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
  • Harborview 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

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Caldarella

4.7

Based on 63 reviews

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I would highly recommend Dr. Caldarella. I had a tibialis anterior tendon rupture and he did reconstruction for a drop foot. I am so pleased with the outcome. He’s a great surgeon
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Had a refusion done in March 2018, I’m so happy. He’s the best. My mom is having surgery this October & that’s because she saw how well my surgery went & how compassionate Dr Caldarella is.
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Doctor Calderella is a kind, compassionate, and competent doctor. He gave me options and suggestions for an ankle procedure to help alleviate pain from severe osteoarthritis. I have recommended him several times to friends and family because of my excellent experience with him.
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After a couple of years of PT and the boot, an MRI determined i had ligament and anke damage. Dr. caldarella repaired my ligaments and gave me an "internal ankle brace". This is a new procedure for an unstable ankle. Its made of a composite and supposed to speed up healing time. It definitely...Read More
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Very help full with rehab information, easy to talk to.
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