Dr. Elizabeth Wakefield, DPM

Dr. Elizabeth Wakefield, DPM

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Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
32 y/o
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Dr. Elizabeth Wakefield, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Hendersonville, TN and has been practicing for 2 years. She specializes in podiatric surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read her story

Nashville Podiatry

353 New Shackle Island Rd Ste 203A

Hendersonville, TN 37075
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Wakefield's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wakefield "Elizabeth Wakefield, DPM, was born and raised in the greater Cleveland, Ohio area. Growing up, she loved to spend time performing choreographed dance, marching/jazz/concert band, horseback riding, church youth conventions, and building houses with Habitat for Humanity. She graduated Cum Laude from North Royalton High School in 2005. She enjoyed four years at The College of Wooster, where she graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. She also received honors for her independent study thesis for original research in the area of diabetes and glycemic control. In 2013 she graduated from Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine where she earned her Doctor in Podiatric Medicine. She moved to Columbus, Ohio, to complete a three-year podiatric medicine and surgical residency, with reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery, completed in 2016 at Grant Medical Center.Family and community are the center of Elizabeth's life. She married her high school sweetheart, Nathan, in 2010. They have a rescued black and white cat, who has a ton of personality and attitude. Her hobbies include crafting and counted cross stitch, training for distance races, and hiking and camping in the great outdoors."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wakefield "I approach each patient as an individual and take time to listen to their concerns, without judgement. Everyone deserves a chance to be heard and have their problems addressed. You never realize how important your feet are until they cause you trouble. "

7  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Wakefield does not have any board certifications listed.

36  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and-or Ankle Skin Lesion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
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41  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • 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
  • Foregut Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Infection Management
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Injection Therapy
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • College Of Wooster
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2009
  • Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2013
  • Grant Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2016
  • Grant Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Wakefield has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Wakefield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Wakefield does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Wakefield and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Wakefield's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wakefield to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wakefield's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Wakefield has a wonderful way of explaining the problem and the path to recovery. Very easy to make appointments and they have a great reminder system for their patients. The office location is easy to find and very friendly environment.
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Dr. Wakefield seemed fine; however, the office staff is absolutely the worst. They delayed my care by not following up on my MRI results, they were negligent, and then cancelled my surgery after lying about telling me that I was responsible for providing x-rays from another provider. Worst office...more
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Caring and professional!
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