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Dr. John Fjerstad, DPM

Podiatric Surgery ·  Male

Dr. Fjerstad

Dr. John Fjerstad, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in McKinleyville, CA. He specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.


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(707) 840-0226

Dr. Fjerstad accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Fjerstad's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fjerstad treats Foot Conditions more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Fjerstad treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Foot Sprain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fjerstad treats Foot Sprain more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Fjerstad treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Hammer Toe
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fjerstad treats Hammer Toe more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Fjerstad treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Fjerstad's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Plantar Fasciitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Fjerstad, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in McKinleyville, CA. He specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

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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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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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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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