Dr. James Yakel, DPM

Dr. James Yakel, DPM

Podiatry Sports Medicine  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. James Yakel, DPM is a podiatry sports medicine specialist in Longmont, CO and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1998 and specializes in podiatry sports medicine, podiatric surgery, and more.Read his story

421 21st Ave Ste 10

Longmont, CO 80501

Contact Information

(720) 600-3380

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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. Yakel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Hammer Toe
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yakel treats Hammer Toe more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Yakel treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Bunion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yakel treats Bunion more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Yakel treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Yakel's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Bunionette
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Gait Analysis
Hammer Toe
Heel Pain
Heel Spur
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Orthotic Treatment
Plantar Fasciitis
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Prolotherapy Injections
Shock Wave Therapy
Sports Injuries of the Foot
Stem Cell Therapy
Stress Fracture of Foot
Turf Toe

About Me

Care Philosophy

Sports is a major part of Dr. Yakels life. At a young age Dr. Yakel suffered from Severs disease, a condition that causes heel pain in children. As a result, Dr. Yakel started using orthotics at a very young age. These orthotics changed his l...

Specialties

  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
  • Orthotic Fitting
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery

Education

  • 1998
    Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School
    1998

Dr. Yakel's Reviews

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3.4

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My daughter is an adult with Down Syndrome. Dr. Yakel is very kind and patient with her, always interested in her life. We know that he supports the Colorado Special Olympics program by offering his services at meets, etc. We have recommended him to several people.
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Dr. Yakel did surgery on my foot and it went from mildly uncomfortable to painful. I have had 3 corrective surgeries since. I was an avid hiker wanting to avoid hammertoe issues. Since his surgery I have no movement in my forefoot, have poor balance, and have burning pain in my foot regularly. ...Read More
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After months of foot pain which went incorrectly diagnosed by a previous podiatrist, Dr. Yakel immediately determined the cause of the problem and treated it. He is friendly, knowledgeable and informative. I highly recommend him.
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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