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Dr. Howard Gale, DPM

Podiatry ·  Male

Dr. Gale

Dr. Howard Gale, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Statesboro, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Scholl College Of Podiatric in 1992 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.


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(912) 826-6968

Dr. Gale accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Hammer Toe
very high
very high

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
very high
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
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Callus
  • Claw Toe
  • Clubfoot
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Corn
  • Diabetes
  • 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
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Ganglion Cyst of the Hand
  • Gout
  • 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
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis
  • 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
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

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.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

Education

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
1994
1992
1988

Awards

Dr. Gale's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gale

4.2

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
72.72727272727273%
(8)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(2)

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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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