Dr. Eric Massa, DPM

Dr. Eric Massa, DPM

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Dr. Eric Massa, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Tifton, GA. He graduated from Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

39 Kent Rd Ste 9

Tifton, GA 31794

Contact Information

(229) 382-3338

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Achilles Tendinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bunion
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Massa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Massa "Originally from Southern Illinois, Dr. Eric G. Massa received his Bachelor's degree from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois. He received his doctorate at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, where he graduated with honors. Dr. Massa went on to a three-year surgical residency at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, where he was chief resident. He finished his training as the first podiatrist in Columbus to perform an Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Fellowship. Dr. Massa was in private practice in Columbus, Ohio before moving to Tifton, GA. In Ohio, Dr. Massa performed more than a thousand hospital surgeries on the foot and ankle, and was very active in podiatric resident training. He was assistant residency director at Grant Medical Center, Division Chief of Podiatry at Doctor's Hospital, and past president of the American Podiatric Medical Association Central Academy. Dr. Massa has been active in podiatric research, presenting at state and local meetings. His research has been published in highly regarded podiatric and orthopedic journals. Dr. Massa is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, member of the American Diabetes Association, and Georgia Podiatric Medical Association. He has specialty training in peripheral nerve surgery, and is a member of the American Association of Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Surgeons. Most importantly, Dr. Massa is a husband of 19 years to his wife Kim, and they have four children: Katie, Meghan, Christian, and William. He enjoys sports of all kinds, especially golf and fishing."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Massa "Dr. Massa prefers to treat almost all pathologies of the foot & ankle conservatively, but will recommend surgical intervention when it is in the best interest of the patients health and wellbeing. "

6  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Massa does not have any board certifications listed.

111  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Contracture
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Acute Gout
  • Adult Type 1 Diabetes
  • Adult Type 2 Diabetes
  • Ankle Clonus
  • Ankle Defects - Short Stature
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Callus
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds Due to Surgery
  • Clubfoot
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Corn
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes-Like Foot Weakness
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Double Nails on the Fifth Toe
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Callus
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuromas
  • Neuropathic Joints
  • Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Non-Healing Sores
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Foot Disease
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Sever's Disease
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steppage Gait
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Synostosis of Talus and Calcaneus - Short Stature
  • Tarsal Carpal Coalition Syndrome
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toenail Fungal Infection
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
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75  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tendon Surgery
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Ankle–Brachial Index Test
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Chronic Diabetes Management
  • Chronic Wound Care
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Diabetic Neuropathy Nerve Release Testing
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • 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 Care
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Analysis
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Removal
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Laser Nail Treatment
  • Metatarsal Osteotomy
  • Metatarsal Surgery
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Midfoot Fusion
  • Nail Avulsion
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nail Care
  • Nail Debridement
  • Nail Surgery
  • Permanent Nail Removal
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Reconstruction
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Repair
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Toe Replacement
  • Toenail Fungus Laser Treatment
  • Toenail Removal
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Massa's Reviews

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I feel like he really listens.
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Lilburn, GA – Oct 25, 2017
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I am a patient with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy in my left foot. I had a chronic callus there, painful to walk. Dr. said he could perform a "no big deal surgery" where he would remove part of the bone above my little toe. That developed into a painful, chronic condition called heterotrophic...Read More
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Thomasville, Ga – Feb 07, 2017
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Very knowledable and listens to your complaints. Also spent time with you and did not rush you. Answered all your questions. Glad I found this doctor!
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Cathy Evers in Thomasville, Ga – Nov 08, 2016
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After dealing with Georgia Sport's Medicine, Dr Massa''s office was a God send!!! I actually saw Dr Emily Quinn and loved her! The care and concern I was shown was incredible. I would DEFINITELY recommend to anyone having foot or ankle problems!!!
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Tammy Nelson in Tifton, GA – Oct 19, 2016
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