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Dr. James Flood, DPM

Podiatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Flood

Dr. James Flood, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Wauconda, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 1989 and specializes in podiatric surgery, podiatry, and more.


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Dr. Flood's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Plantar Fasciitis
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Dr. Flood treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Flood treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Foot Conditions
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Dr. Flood treats Foot Conditions more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Flood treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Bunion
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flood treats Bunion more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Flood treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Flood's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Warts

About Me

Care Philosophy

I feel that success in patient outcomes is a product of formulating good communication with patient and practicing medicine with evidence based treatment. I stress direct, understandable communication between myself and the patient to ensure that we ...

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Sports Medicine

Education

2008
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Irwin Army Community Hospital
Residency Hospital
1989
Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1988
Cook County Hospital
Internship Hospital
1988
Thorek Hospital and Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1987
Naval Hosp Great Lakes
Internship Hospital
1984
Monmouth College
Undergraduate School
2008
1990
1989
1988
1988
1987
1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Flood's Reviews

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4.3

Based on 16 reviews

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1 Star
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Not only is Dr. Flood knowledgable, he’s caring & kind - with a great humor. He finds the best solution & keeps me informed. His staff is always extremely pleasant & each are well trained to give the best care possible!
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I am so glad I choose First Step Foot Care. Dr. Flood and his entire staff have been wonderful. Dr. Flood explained all of my options and explained the surgery that I chose, completely. My surgery was yesterday and when I got home a beautiful flower arrangement was waiting for me from Dr. Flood...Read More
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After seeking help from 3 other doctors Dr.Flood listened to my issues I was having with my foot. He was super proactive to start helping me to rid my pain. He was also very patient and always answered any and all questions I may have had! I would highly recommend Dr Flood to anyone who is dealing...Read More
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Dr. Flood is an excellent Podiatrist! I highly recommend him. He did an outstanding job on my Hammertoe surgery. I was a patient that not every doctor would take. On a scale of 1 to 10, 10 being the worst, I was a 10. I had waited a long time for this surgery because I was afraid. My surgery...Read More
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