Dr. Eric Simmons, DPM

Dr. Eric Simmons, DPM

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Dr. Eric Simmons, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Durham, NC. He specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.

3811 N Roxboro St Ste A

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(919) 471-1002

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
high
more than 82% of peers
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
normal
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Simmons'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.

2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Simmons does not have any board certifications listed.

10  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

2  Procedures

  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

Education data for Dr. Simmons is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Simmons has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Simmons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simmons' Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simmons to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Simmons' 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Simmons is a compassionate and an attentive professional. I have been treated by him for 8 months with positive results. He takes the time to explain everything in a way that the patient can understand. I trust him and have had great results. I would recommend him to anyone that has a problem...more
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Knowledgeable. Good at sports medicine. Doesn't over treat.
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My surgery is going to have to be completely redone, bone's in two of my toes bones that were removed now will have to be taken from other toe's to replace the the removed bones. The surgery is very painful and I feel it wasn't done correctly. He seems like a nice person who needs more training.
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ANYONE CONSIDERING THIS PRACTICE NEEDS TO BE AWARE THAT IF A SUGGESTION IS MADE FOR SOMEONE NAMED BETHEA TO MAKE A PERMANENT BOOT TO CORRECT A TENDON PROBLEM, YOU PROBABLY ARE GOING TO GET STUCK WITH A BOOT YOU CANNOT USE AND A COPAY OF ABOUT $700. THE BOOT IS SO THICK ON THE SIDES I HAD TO GO UP...more
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