Dr. Howard Gale, DPM

Dr. Howard Gale, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Dr. Howard Gale, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Statesboro, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Scholl College Of Podiatric in 1992 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

1088 Bermuda Run Ste B

Statesboro, GA 30458

Contact Information

(912) 826-6968

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gale's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Conditions
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Dr. Gale treats Foot Conditions more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gale treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hammer Toe
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gale treats Hammer Toe more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gale treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Ankle Sprains and Strains
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gale treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gale treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gale's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Achilles Tendon Injuries
Achilles Tendon Rupture
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Achilles Tenotomy
Acute Gout
Adult Type 1 Diabetes
Adult Type 2 Diabetes
Amputated Toe
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Clonus
Ankle Defects - Short Stature
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
Ankle Instability
Ankle Laxity
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Ligament Rupture
Ankle Misalignment
Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Antalgic Gait
Arch Disorders
Arthritis of the Ankle
Arthritis of the Midfoot
Arthritis of the Toe
Athlete's Foot
Bunion Surgery
Calcaneus Fracture
Claw Toe
Complex Fractures
Compound Fracture
Compression Fracture
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes-Like Foot Weakness
Diabetes-Like Neuropathy Symptoms
Diabetes-Like Pressure Ulcer
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Foot Conditions
Diabetic Nephropathy
Diabetic Neuropathy
Diabetic Ulcers
Double Nails on the Fifth Toe
Excessive Sweating
Flat Foot
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Callus
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Infections
Foot Injuries
Foot Pain
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Foot Wounds
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fractured Lower Leg
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Ganglion Cyst of the Hand
Hallux Rigidus
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Heel Spur
High Arch
Ingrown Nail
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Juvenile Gout
Metatarsal Fracture
Morton's Neuroma
Myopathic Gait
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nail Diseases
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Pain
Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Toe
Pediatric Foot Disease
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Scissoring Gait
Sever's Disease
Shin Splints
Spastic Gait
Sports Injuries of the Foot
Steppage Gait
Stress Fracture
Stress Fracture of Foot
Synostosis of Talus and Calcaneus - Short Stature
Tarsal Carpal Coalition Syndrome
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tendon Injuries
Tibia Fracture
Toe Fractures
Toe Injuries
Toe Sprain
Toe Wounds
Toenail Fungal Infection
Ulcer of Foot
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Gale prefers early intervention and conservative treatment of all foot and ankle pathologies, but isn't afraid to recommend surgery when it would be the most beneficial to his patients.


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

Board Certifications


  • 1994
    Trinity Regional Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    Scholl College Of Podiatric
    Medical School
  • 1988
    State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Undergraduate School


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What People Say About Dr. Howard Gale, DPM
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I was not pleased at all,seen me and charged me $110.00 just to look at foot wanted me to come back next month and it would cost me $250.oo to 275.00 to remove toenail. I have insurance but they said it would not pay because I Had not met my decutible,never had that problem before at other doctors...Read More
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Dr. Gale was very knowledgeable, personable, explained everything, and helped me alot. He was awesome!!
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He has a very good bedside manner which helped because I was a little nervous about going to see a foot doctor. He shares an office space with my PC doctor so I was able to ask people leaving his care how did they feel about Dr. Gale. Everyone was positive with their remarks, which helped alleviate...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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