Dr. James Kent, DPM

Dr. James Kent, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. James Kent, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in 2007 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, wound & burn care, and more.Read his story

6603 Oak Hill Blvd

Tyler, TX 75703

Contact Information

(903) 939-3668

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Kent's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Plantar Fasciitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kent treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Foot Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent treats Foot Conditions more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kent treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Nail Avulsion and Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent performs Nail Avulsion and Excision more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kent performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kent's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture Repair
Ankle Injury
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Bursitis
Dementia
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Spur
Hyperlipidemia
Hypothyroidism
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nerve Block, Somatic
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tendon Repair
Thyroid Disease
Ulcer of Foot
Vascular Disease
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

East Texas Foot & Ankle Centers welcomes you as a patient to our podiatry practice located in Tyler, Texas. We look forward to serving you as the health care provider for foot and ankle care and we want you to feel comfortable in our office. P...

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Diabetes Medicine
  • Wound & Burn Care

Education

  • Florida Orthopedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Medical College Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 2010
    Our Lady Of Lourdes Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2010
    Our Lady Of Lourdes Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2010
  • 2007
    Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School
    2007
  • 2003
    University Of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
    Undergraduate School
    2003
  • 2001
    Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School
    2001

Dr. Kent's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kent

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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Can’t say enough about dr. Kent and his entire staff.........he has corrected problems with my feet and toes that I have suffered with for years.........never imagined that I would look forward to a visit to the doctor.....My highest recommendation
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What a great doctor and even better surgeon. He performs surgery in his office and has great results.
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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage Test HMO
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice Test
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HealthFirst
HealthFirst PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
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United Healthcare

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