Dr. Eric Jaakola, DPM

Dr. Eric Jaakola, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Eric Jaakola, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Finch University School Of Podiatric Medicine in 2001 and specializes in podiatry, wound & burn care, and more.

4600 Hale Pkwy Ste 440

Denver, CO 80220

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Jaakola'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. Jaakola ""I take a comprehensive approach to patient care. This means looking at the whole patient, not just the foot and ankle. It also means listening to patients' needs and concerns, and involving them in their own care by educating them on their condition and presenting them with all available treatment options.""

6  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
  • Wound & Burn Care

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Jaakola does not have any board certifications listed.

22  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • 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
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot

26  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Casting
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Tendon Repair
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • California Polytechnic University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Fresno State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Finch University School Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • North Colorado Podiatric Surgical Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • American Board Of Podiatric Surgery
    Other Education | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Jaakola has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Jaakola has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jaakola's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jaakola to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Jaakola's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I love Dr. Jaakola..He is one of the most down to earth, patient, nicest physicians I have ever dealt with. He's never condescending, always has a smile, and will explain something until you understand it. He has also been very generous with me. I have dealt with him on and off for years, and...more
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Dr. Jaacola and his staff are great! I hav Chad the BEST experience with them. I would refer anyone to him!! He is one special, knowledgeable, caring and professional physician. Two thumbs up!!
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