Dr. Ignis Retief, DPM

Dr. Ignis Retief, DPM

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Dr. Ignis Retief, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Smyrna, TN and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.

Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Centers

300 Stonecrest Blvd Ste 255

Smyrna, TN 37167
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule

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Top Care Areas

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

Plantar Fasciitis
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more than 50% of peers
Hammer Toe
normal
more than 47% of peers
Bunion
normal
more than 35% of peers

Dr. Retief'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.

6  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Retief does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Burning Feet Syndrome
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Corn
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Callus
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Pain
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Neuromas
  • Neuropathy
  • Paronychia
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
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32  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Corrective Foot Surgery
  • Custom Made Foot Orthotic
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Finch University of Health Sciences / Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Retief has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Retief has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Retief's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Retief to family and friends
11 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Retief's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Retief is accessible and has an excellent bedside manner. State of the art facility for making custom orthotics. Very pleased with the service of the office and handling my insurance.
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Dr. Retief was very thorough with his explanations. I really felt like he cared and wanted me to understand the problems. I felt like a patient and not a customer. Highly recommended.
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I have been seeing Dr. Retief for a few years now I began seeing him after my previous podiatrist left the practice. I have not been any more satisfied with any doctor than I have with Dr. Retief. He has a very friendly staff generally you can get an appointment the same day or the next day after...more
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Dr. Reteif and his staff were wonderful to deal with. I wish all doctor offices gave the same experience! The wait time was short and their team very friendly. They were to the point but not rushed. They gave quick pricing which is rare. Late appointments available and within a quick timeframe. The...more
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Awesome human being. Had just changed jobs and didn't have my insurance yet. He did the surgery anyway and he is doing the follow up even though I can't start paying until I get released to go back to work. God bless this man
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