Dr. John Shoudel, DPM

Dr. John Shoudel, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Dr. John Shoudel, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Springfield, IL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Finch University Of Health Sciences / Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1990 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

2070 W Iles Ave

Springfield, IL 62704

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 81% of peers

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Dr. Shoudel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shoudel "Dr. Shoudel is a graduate of Rochester Community High School. He obtained his Bachelor of Science from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, and his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, Illinois. He completed his residency at Cook County Hospital - Scholl Affiliated Hospital Residency, Cook County Hospital, in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Shoudel is certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He is also a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Shoudel is a member of the active hospital staff for Memorial Medical Center and Saint John's Hospital. He has been the Department Chair for Saint John's Hospital's Department of Podiatry since 2003. Dr. Shoudel was also a committee member for the Diabetes Advisory Committee, Southern Illinois University Diabetes Education Program, from 1994 to 2000. Dr. Shoudel has also been a co-investigator for several medications in phase three studies directed at treating diabetic foot ulcers. Dr. Shoudel holds professional membership in both the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Illinois Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Shoudel has an extensive history of community involvement: Trustee of the Village of Rochester, 2000 to 2015 Trustee of the Rochester Police Department, 2000 to 2015 Chair of Police, Parks, Public Health and Safety Committee, 2000 to 2015 Former member of the Citizens Corp Council Rochester, Illinois 2002 Citizen of the Year, July 2002 Melvin Jones Fellowship Award in 2010 Chair, The Boo Crew Charity Haunted House, 2000 to present Chair, Rochester Fourth of July Celebration, 2002 to 2014 Chair, Rochester Fourth of July Parade, 2000 to 2002 Officer and Member, Rochester Lions Club, 1999 to present Site Captain, Project Play construction site; 1999 "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shoudel "Podiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the study, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle and lower extremity. We provide high quality, compassionate care through open communication and respect for your concerns. Our mission is to help you achieve optimal foot health care."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shoudel does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

20  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • 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 Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Finch University Of Health Sciences / Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Cook County Hospital-Scholl Affiliated Hospital Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. John Shoudel, DPM
I went to Mr. Shoudel with feet pain that worsened toward night, heel pain and bumps in my arches. He told me we could do an MRI but I would still have the bumps, we could do a nerve conduction but I would still have probable tarsel tunnel and to try inserts and shoes. My feet still hurt and I am...Read More
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