Dr. Joseph Newman, DPM

Dr. Joseph Newman, DPM

Podiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Newman, DPM is a podiatry doctor who practices in West Des Moines, IA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 28 years. Dr. Newman is affiliated with Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.

2600 University Ave Ste 206

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 223-6214

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Plantar Fasciitis
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more than 80% of peers
Nail Avulsion and Excision
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more than 73% of peers
Hammer Toe
normal
more than 42% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Newman "I am committed to the delivery of comprehensive medical and surgical care of the foot. Providing my patients with in depth education, we offer foot healthcare options that takes into consideration their total health and lifestyle. I have more than 25 years of experience of providing quality podiatric care in Central Iowa. I am also committed in keeping abreast with the latest developments in healthcare that help me to provide the best and most efficient treatment options to my patients. Being a solo practitioner, I enjoy providing my patient with that caring and warmth that is part of healthcare. My staff and I strive to create and work in a professional, yet friendly manner. Our patients feel like family!"

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Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Dropfoot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Simple Fractures
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Fractures
  • Ulcer of Foot
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Procedures

  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Wound Care and Management
  • X-Ray

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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.

Education

  • University Of Hawaii
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center College Of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Third Annual Langer Biomechanics Group Writing Contest, 1988
  • Des Moines University- Osteopathic Medical Center Research Excellence Award, 1989
Media & Publications
  • Experience As A Factor In The Experience Of The Surgical Scrub, May 1988
  • Hydrocortisone Phonophoresis- indications and usage, Aug 1992
  • Normal Function Of The First Ray- A literature review, March 22,
  • Toothpick Foreign Body Of The Foot- a case report, Sept 1989

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Newman does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Newman and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Newman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newman to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Newman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Newman accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
    Open Access HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Newman has admitting privileges

Iowa Lutheran Hospital
700 E University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
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Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
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