Dr. Joel Epstein, DPM

Dr. Joel Epstein, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Joel Epstein, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Palm Harbor, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 1980 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.

2595 Tampa Rd Ste O

Palm Harbor, FL 34684

Contact Information

(727) 785-5611

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Epstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein treats Foot Conditions more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Epstein treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Ankle Sprains and Strains
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Epstein treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Epstein treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain

Dr. Epstein's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
Ankle Replacement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Flat Foot
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture Care
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Heel Spur
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nail Diseases
Plantar Fasciitis
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tendon Repair
Ulcer of Foot

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joel Epstein, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Palm Harbor, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 1980 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

Education

1982
Harrison Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1975
University of Miami
Undergraduate School
1982
1980
1975

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Dr. Epstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Epstein

4.1

Based on 62 reviews

5 Stars
75.80645161290323%
(47)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.6129032258064515%
(1)
1 Star
19.35483870967742%
(12)

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Dr. Epstein is simply the best. He is an incredibly gifted surgeon and his after care is competent and kind. Dr. Epstein truly exhibits the fully rounded character a patient seeks in their doctor. His staff is a pleasure to deal with. Each person on the team endeavors, joyfully, to assist and...Read More
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Dr Epstein is the best doctor around. He is always so nice and friendly and always finds my problem and fixes it. I would recommend Palm Harbor Podiatry Center to anyone who is having foot problems. The staff is also very friendly and nice !!
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Dr. Epstein is a great guy and very knowledgeable & upbeat. I have known him many years and always he has done well by me and my family. I have nothing but good things to say about him and his immediate staff. Everyone working directly with him are kind and encouraging!
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There is something not right about this doctor and his office. I went to him for a bunion problem. He recommended surgery to correct the issue. He is a provider of my insurance. Surgery was scheduled. 1 week before surgery his office person, Dee, told me I had to come in for pre op appt. And bring...Read More
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My son saw him in June for an ingrown toenail which Epstein removed. He had to see him 4 more times in a 5 week period of time due to a post op infection and he had to remove more of the same nail. The rest of the year he had several more infections.and took 4 rounds of antibiotics and did not get...Read More
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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access PPO
Cigna
Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
Employer Group PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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