Dr. Floyd Pacheco Jr, DPM

Dr. Floyd Pacheco Jr, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. Floyd Pacheco Jr, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Albuquerque, NM. He graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in podiatric surgery.Read his story

201 Cedar St SE Ste 6600

Albuquerque, NM 87106

Contact Information

(505) 225-8099

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 97% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Pacheco Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pacheco Jr "Podiatrist Dr. Floyd Pacheco, Jr., of Sandia Foot and Ankle in Albuquerque, New Mexico, brings two decades of experience to diagnosing and treating a full scope of foot and ankle issues, including: bunions, plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, and gout. He has extensive expertise in remedying sports injuries and performing reconstructive surgery, including ankle fusion and tendon repair surgery. Committed to providing the most advanced, yet conservative treatment options, Dr. Pacheco uses digital X-rays for diagnosis and such cutting-edge treatments as platelet-rich plasma injections and stem cell therapy via placental allograft injections. A native of Sante Fe, New Mexico, Dr. Pacheco earned his undergraduate degree from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces and his degree in podiatric medicine from California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, California. He followed that with an internship at the Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas and a residency at Cedars Medical Center in Miami, Florida. Dr. Pacheco also received fellowship training from the Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopaedics in Kurgan, Russia. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the New Mexico Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Pacheco is dedicated to providing first-class care and customer service to patients of all ages, offering a welcoming environment and keeping stints in the waiting room to a minimum."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pacheco Jr "Our mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by offering the highest-level orthopaedic care in New Mexico.  We recognize that every patient has a unique situation for which we provide exceptional care and treatment that is as individualized as they are.

We believe that the best orthopaedic care is obtained through the relationship and collaboration of patients, physicians, and staff."

1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pacheco Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

13  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

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.


  • New Mexico State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • U Texas Health Science Center At Houston
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cedar-Sinai Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • California School Of Podiatric Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Pacheco Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Pacheco Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pacheco Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pacheco Jr to family and friends
17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Pacheco Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I wouldn't want to see any other doctor....I have complete trust in Dr. Pacheco and his staff! I would recommend Dr. Pacheco to my friends and family!
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Did not perform routine culture during 1st surgery to repair Achilles and Peroneal tendons. Developed Necrosis (dead skin and muscle ) to the bone along with 3 unusual bacteria. Prior to 2nd surgery 8 weeks after 1st advised me he thought he could save my leg but be prepared to lose my foot!...more
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Dr. presents as friendly and informed. His educational credentials are impressive. Do not be fooled. He is careless, sloppy in his work. He did not perform a routine culture during 1st ankle tendon repair surgery. How does he know what to treat and with what antibiotics without a culture? Allowed a...more
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I have difficult to heal ankle problem that I saw Dr. Pacheco for. He was in a significant hurry in his visit with me, had one subjective guess at something that seemed weak in my ankle and had no helpful diagnosis or direction. I asked him if physical therapy would be helpful and he said I could...more
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Performed what we later found out (from more than one other specialist) was an unnecessary surgery which did not fix the problem.
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