Dr. Dennis Timko, DPM

Dr. Dennis Timko, DPM

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Age 44
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Dr. Dennis Timko, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Eureka, MO and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Osteopathic Medicine and The Health Sciences in 2000 and specializes in podiatric surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

1 Hilltop Village Center Dr

Eureka, MO 63025

Contact Information

(636) 486-0033

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Homestate Health Plan
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Sprain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
normal
more than 76% of peers
Nail Avulsion and Excision
normal
more than 50% of peers

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Dr. Timko's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Timko "Dr. Dennis Timko is an experienced specialist who provides diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle problems, including, common injuries such as sprains and fractures to complex reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. He is also extensively trained to render care of diabetic foot suchas Charcot disease, infections, wound care and ulcers. Dr. Timko makes a point to listen carefully to all his patients and communicates with them in a way which allows them to fully understand their problem. His philosophy is to prevent foot deformities, diagnose and treat the foot and related disorders. A conservative physician, he provides surgical treatment only as a last resort. Education/Residency Dr. Timko graduated from Lenoir-Rhyne College in Hickory, North Carolina with a bachelors degree in Biology and received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Des Moines University of Osteopathic Medicine. He continued his education completing a three year residency in St. Louis at Forest Park Hospital in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery and limb salvage. This residency was noted as a top 5 residency in the country in Foot and Ankle surgery. Dr. Allen M. Jacobs was the residency director and is one of the best if not the best podiatric physicians in the world. Dr. Timko spent more than 3 years under Dr. Jacobs' supervision and training and recommends any student or physician try to meet him or listen to him lecture at least once in their lifetime."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Timko "A compassionate and highly skilled physician, Arch City maintains the highest standards of professional conduct and expertise. Dr. Dennis Timko is also extensively trained to render care of diabetic foot such as Charcot disease, infections, heel pain, wound care, ulcers and many other common foot disorders. Our goal is to provide patients with the best possible medical care at the best possible price. Most importantly, I provide conservative treatment as the first choice of treatment."

3  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Prosthetics & Orthotics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Timko does not have any board certifications listed.

25  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Bunion
  • Callus
  • Clubfoot
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Skin Diseases
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendonitis
  • Work-Related Injuries

30  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Amputation
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bursa Injection
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Casting
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteotomy
  • Splinting
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

Background Check

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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

  • Lenior-Rhyne College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Osteopathic Medicine and The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Forest Park Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Forest Park Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Timko has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Timko's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Timko

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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Let me explain to you that when I went to dr. Timko for a double cyst remover in the arch of my right foot two and a half years later now I still can't walk on the foot I've went through tens units in my back I went through two pain management doctors at put me through so if anyone's interested in...Read More
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I have been have several years of foot pain and I just picked up custom made orthotics foe my shoes, my feet and legs are starting too feel much better already. I had a torn tendon in one of my feet/ankles and lost my arch and my feet hurt terribly Dr Timko made these custom orthotics for me and...Read More
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He admitted failure to read lab results before surgery, forgot to bring "boot" to surgery blamed staff for not reminding him (there was a note on my file). Gave contradictory answers to questions. Acted as if he expected sympathy when held accountable for errors. Prior to surgery I only had...Read More
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Dr. Timko has done minor toe surgery and did an excellent job. He also has taken care of my diabetic feet for nearly ten years, and I know I can always trust he will look after my feet with the best of care.
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