Dr. James Hong, DPM

Dr. James Hong, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. James Hong, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Merrillville, IN and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in podiatric surgery.Read his story

9001 Broadway

Merrillville, IN 46410

Contact Information

(219) 795-3360

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Hong's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hong treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hong treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hong treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hong treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Foot Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hong treats Foot Conditions more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hong treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hong's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Rupture
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Ankle Arthroscopy
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
Avulsion Fracture
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Calcaneus Fracture
Complex Fractures
Compound Fracture
Compression Fracture
Extra-Articular Fracture
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 Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fractured Lower Leg
Hammer Toe
Intra-Articular Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Metatarsal Fracture
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Plantar Fasciitis
Sever's Disease
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tibia Fracture
Toe Fractures

About Me

Care Philosophy

I enjoy working with my patients from teenagers to senior citizens and believe that all of their conditions and/or injuries need to be addressed and treated quickly and efficiently so we can work together towards a common goal of becoming pain-free.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Education

  • 2007
    North Chicago Va/Mount Sinai Hospital (Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science)
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2000
    Indiana University
    Undergraduate School
    2000

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hong's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hong

4.8

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
3.4482758620689653%
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He took his time, good eye contact. Explained what was going on with my foot.
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I was pretty bummed after tearing my Achilles’ tendon just before July 4th. I was calling around trying to find a doctor who would see me as soon as possible. Finally a friend recommended me to Dr. Hong. He was able to see me right away. He did a great job during my surgery and my recovery. He, as...Read More
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WONDERFUL, GREAT TREATMENT
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I met Dr Hong June 2017. He was very attentive about my needs. He was very patient with and just a great bedside manner.
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absolutely patient concerned. Takes time to explain and answer questions.
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Locations

Bone & Joint Specialists

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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