Dr. Dawn Chiu, DPM

Dr. Dawn Chiu, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Dawn Chiu, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1989 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.

3428 17th St

Sarasota, FL 34235

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 88% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 68% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chiu "Our office believes in giving the best patient care in a friendly, caring environment. Our doctors perform all the procedures and patients get to spend quality time with the doctors and never feel rushed. Appointments are easy and usually scheduled on the same day or within 1-2 days. We have X-ray and ultrasound on site and we have the latest PinPointe laser for the treatment of fungal toe nails. We look forward to seeing you in our office for all your podiatry needs."

3  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Chiu does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Pediatric Foot Disease
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
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27  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • 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 Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Functional Orthotic
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Laser Nail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University Of California, Davis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • USC Sch Med/LA Co
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Frankford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

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What People Say About Dr. Dawn Chiu, DPM
I saw Dr Chiu today for footbeds due to arch and leg and back pain. She listened to all my concerns and answered all my questions. She explained how my feet also caused also my neck and shoulder pain. She did a thorough assessment and I was very impressed. She was very personable and helpful as was...Read More
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Jun 29, 2018
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I needed to see a doctor today to diagnose an ongoing ankle issue, called several doctors in the Sarasota area, and was being told 2-3 weeks for an appt. Judi at Sarasota Foot and Ankle Center was willing to hear me out on the phone and said if I could be in at 11 AM and didn't mind waiting, she...Read More
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Daniel R Smith in Sarasota, FL – May 31, 2018
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This was one of the worst experiences I have ever had at a Dr's office. I went in with complaint of foot pain, CT scan (no report) and X-ray. I was charged for an office visit yet received absolutely no care. In fact, she did not even look at my foot, let alone examine it, stating she could do...Read More
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Sarasota, FL – Oct 06, 2017
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Dr Chiu is personable, friendly, professional, and very straightforward. She clearly knows her job, and was a pleasure to deal with. I wish more docs were like her.
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Sarasota, FL – Oct 03, 2017
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Super nice. Gentle. Makes your comfortable. Goes over everything very thoroughly. Highly recommended.
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Sarasota, FL – Aug 24, 2017
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