Dr. Joseph Lacava, DPM

Dr. Joseph Lacava, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Joseph Lacava, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Hot Springs, AR and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1995 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

3339 Central Ave Ste F

Hot Springs, AR 71913

Contact Information

(501) 321-4844

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Arkansas
  • MultiPlan
  • Qualchoice
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Hammer Toe
more than 85% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 84% of peers
Foot Fracture
more than 81% of peers

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Dr. Lacava's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lacava "Dr. Joseph LaCava, DPM, brings each patients uncompromised podiatric care in the Arkadelphia and Hot Springs communities. Dr. LaCava first began his undergraduate studies at Upsala College and graduated with B.S. degree in biology. Following his undergraduate studies, he completed his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. Afterwards, Dr. LaCava performed his residency at Temple Univeristy's School of Podiatric Medicine and at the Doctors Hospital in Texas. He is affiliated and certified with the American Professional Wound Care Association to better serve his patients. Dr. LaCava believes in educating all of his patients on their foot and ankle care and helps them understand what can be done to keep their feet healthy, especially when they are in need of diabetic foot care. He also believes in placing a strong emphasis on traditional values that brings each patient personalized care. If you need help with your foot care, talk to Dr. LaCava at Central Arkansas Foot Care. You can schedule an appointment by calling his office in Arkadelphia or Hot Springs, Arkansas."
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4  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lacava does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Claw Toe
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Digital Deformities of the Feet
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Toe Wounds
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14  Procedures

  • Bunion Surgery
  • 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 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

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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