Dr. James Anderson, DPM

Dr. James Anderson, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. James Anderson, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Fort Collins, CO. He graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in podiatry, pain medicine neurology, and more.Read his story

1355 Riverside Ave Ste C

Fort Collins, CO 80524

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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
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Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nerve Block, Somatic
more than 75% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
more than 68% of peers

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Dr. Anderson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Anderson "James Anderson, DPM, founded Anderson Podiatry Center (formerly the Poudre Valley Foot and Ankle Clinic) in 1981 in Fort Collins. He has since opened two other offices in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and Broomfield, Colorado. Dr. Andersoin is certified by the multiple boards for podiatric medicine, including the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, the American Board of Podiatric Sports Medicine, and the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He actively stays up-to-date on all of the latest developments in his field, giving his patients innovative and state-of-the-art treatments in the Rocky Mountain region. Dr. Anderson is also well trained to handle nerve conditions in the lower limbs, and can treat nerve related conditions such as, drop foot, restless leg syndrome, peripheral neruopathy, and anything that might be causing balance or gait issues. If you wish to schedule an appointment with Dr. Anderson at Anderson Podiatry Center, call his office today."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Anderson "Dr. Anderson believes in giving his patients the most advanced, accurate, and effective podiatric care in a welcoming environment."

4  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pain Medicine Neurology
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

38  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bunion
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dropfoot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Vascular Disease
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27  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Peripheral Nerve Injections
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Va Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. James Anderson, DPM
Dr. Anderson is very passionate about helping people find relief from RLS. He truly cares about his patients and does his best to explain everything thoroughly and answer questions.
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Shelly Modreske – Jun 26, 2018
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I cannot say enough about Dr. Anderson. I came in with tendon problems from running and was hoping for a relatively quick fix to get back out on the trail. He was very patient and understanding in listening to my concerns and offered a few different options. He told me about the pros and cons of...Read More
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Kellie – Jun 18, 2018
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I came to Anderson Podiatry with a concern about some foot pain that was getting in the way of my day to day comfort/activity level. I'm a very active person and it was starting to hold me back from doing the exercise that I love. I went to see Dr. Anderson for a second opinion - he was very...Read More
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Kati – Jun 12, 2018
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My 13 year old, extremely active, daughter was complaining of hurting feet and lower back pain. We sought out the advice of Dr. Anderson and his staff at Anderson Podiatry Center. It was recommended that she wear orthotics. Dr. Anderson and his staff carefully took a mold her feet to get the...Read More
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Becky in Loveland, CO – Jun 09, 2018
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I had made the decision to have bunion surgery done on both feet simultaneously. Dr. Anderson talked me through what to expect, the surgery, and recovery. I was very pleased with the operation and the results.
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Oliver K in Denver, CO – Jun 09, 2018
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