Dr. James Flood, DPM

Dr. James Flood, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. James Flood, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Wauconda, IL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 1989 and specializes in podiatric surgery, podiatry, and more.

385 W Liberty St

Wauconda, IL 60084

Contact Information

(847) 487-2827

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Flood's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Flood "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 as a team achieve excellent clinical results. I strive hard to provide a level of care that has excellence in diagnosis and treatment employing the latest medical technologies."

3  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Flood does not have any board certifications listed.

23  Conditions Treated

  • 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 Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Warts

5  Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Flood has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Flood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flood's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flood to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Flood's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...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...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...more
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