Dr. James Cusack, DPM

Dr. James Cusack, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. James Cusack, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Salisbury, NC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1982 and specializes in podiatric surgery.

217 Mocksville Ave

Salisbury, NC 28144

Contact Information

(704) 636-7575

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Top Care Areas

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Hammer Toe
more than 38% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 31% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
more than 24% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cusack "I try and take care of each patient one at a time. This requires me to spend more time and attention when it is necessary.

Conservative and surgical options are explained and with most conditions conservative options can get you back on your feet.

We offer same day appointments for injuries and urgent care problems."

1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

20  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

6  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Long Island University/Brooklyn College Of Pharmacy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Elm Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. James Cusack, DPM
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I am a 57 type 2 diabetic since age 28 that started with gestational diabetes. I have been to 5 different DPM's over the past years with severe complications ending up in a wheelchair and 2 different walkers and many braces, boots, canes and orthodics. I have experienced pain in legs and feet for...Read More
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I've seen Dr. Cusack for 5 years and he's wonderful!
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Dr.Cusack is competent, compassionate, and explained everything in a manner that I could understand. My husband went o him first for issues with fallen arches, orthotic replacement, and plantar fasciitis. I saw Dr.Cusack for my first diabetic foot check and he was able to diagnose an early...Read More
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