Dr. Edward Lang, DPM

Dr. Edward Lang, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Edward Lang, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Kent State School School of Podiatry (Formally OCPM) in 1989 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.

3939 Houma Blvd Ste 217

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 93% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Lang'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lang "As a board certified specialist in podiatric surgery for over 26 years, I have made a commitment to treating each and every patient as an individual.; Creating specialized treatment plans that suit the specific needs of my patients, and genuinely partnering with them to optimize those treatment plans are the hallmarks of my practice. My fields of specialty include: reconstructive surgery of the foot, laser fungal nail therapy,custom made orthoses and conservative options to relieve heel pain."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lang does not have any board certifications listed.

22  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts

14  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Brother Martin High School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Kent State School School of Podiatry (Formally OCPM)
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Brockton/West Roxbury VA Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Preceptorship
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Fellow in diabetic Wound Care
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lang has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lang's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lang to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lang'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 (2)

Dr. Lang is very professional and diagnose my problem correctly every time. He is honest with his patient and gives you plenty feedback concerning your problem. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends.
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I have been to 3 other podiatrists in the area over the past few years and Dr. Lang is the best by far. He diagnosed my issues correctly and properly the first visit. Love him and his entire staff. Will never go to another podiatrist again. Definitely recommend!!!
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