Dr. Jared Kern, DPM

Dr. Jared Kern, DPM

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Dr. Jared Kern, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in 2005 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

4100 Lake Otis Pkwy Ste 312

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 569-3668

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kern performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 96% of peers
Achilles Tendinitis
high
more than 91% of peers
Foot Sprain
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Kern'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.

Dr. Kern's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kern "Dr. Jared Kern was born in Colorado, and raised through out the US. He is an avid runner, and enjoys the outdoors. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in photography, and subsequently went on to study podiatry, graduating from Des Moines University, as a doctor of podiatric medicine in 2005. After graduation from medical school Dr. Kern underwent comprehensive training in conservative and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle at the Encino Tarzana Regional Medical Center Podiatric Residency Program in Los Angeles. Following residency Dr. Kern started practice in 2008 in Southwest Washington state, in Olympia and Centralia. Living in Alaska has been a dream of his for many years. He and his wife are the proud parents of four children. You may find Dr. Kern out on the trails around Anchorage with either his running shoes on his feet or his camera in hand. Dr. Kern speaks fluent Spanish."
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4  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kern does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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.

Education

  • Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Encino Tarzana Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Wright Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kern has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kern's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kern to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Kern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Terrible communication skills , I had a simple follow up question and it took over 3 days and numerous calls to his office to get any response. Then after all that he never called just relayed conflicting messages through his office staff . I
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We are very sorry to hear you had an unsatisfying experience when you called our office, we strive to provide the best care possible. With that being said sometimes miscommunication occur, and we are sorry you felt you did not receive the answers you needed. We hope that in the future you will give Alaska Foot & Ankle Specialists another opportunity to assist you with services for your foot/ankle. Thank you!

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