Dr. John Fjerstad, DPM

Dr. John Fjerstad, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. John Fjerstad, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Brookings, OR. He specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.

586 5th St Ste 100

Brookings, OR 97415

Contact Information

(541) 469-5582

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 86% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 89% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fjerstad does not have any board certifications listed.

9  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis

5  Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. John Fjerstad, DPM
John and his staff were marvellous to work with! It has that "small office feel" where you are treated more as a "friend" rather than a "patient". He even did the moulding for my orthotic the old fashion way with plaster of paris. I feel this is more accurate than the electronic version that my...Read More
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Bryan E in Eureka, Ca – Feb 25, 2017
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I haven't had much need for Dr. Fjerstad's services recently, but I had a bit of an emergency today and he saw me within two hours of contacting his office. He's easygoing, patient, thoughtful, and thorough. He gave me a great short-term fix with advice for long term behavior adjustments.
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Keith Rice in Eureka, CA – Mar 26, 2016
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He diagnosed my foot problems perfectly, performed surgery on both feet flawlessly, and recommended inserts that relieve pain and improve my posture. Now with these new feet I am able to stand upright properly and walk correctly. Foot problems? Go see him.
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Greg Stafford in Arcata, CA – Dec 23, 2015
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