Dr. Karl Michel, DPM

Dr. Karl Michel, DPM

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Dr. Karl Michel, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in West Palm Beach, FL and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in podiatric surgery, podiatry, and more.

Genesis Foot and Ankle Institute

4601 N Congress Ave Ste 101

West Palm Beach, FL 33407
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
high
more than 85% of peers
Foot Fracture
normal
more than 78% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Michel "Dr. Karl Michel is a competent, compassionate, and assiduous foot & ankle surgeon who focuses on treating his patients with non-operative treatment options. However, if surgery is needed, he has the training, expertise and experience required to offer his patients minimally invasive options. He uses new technologies for the latest and most effective care of the patient's foot and ankle problems."

4  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Michel does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Joint Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tendonitis
  • Warts
  • Wound Infection
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26  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • 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
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Subtalar Arthrodesis
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Florida International University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Providence Hospital and Medical Centers
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Saint Johns Providence Hospital and Medical Centers
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Michel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Creole
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Michel's Reviews

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Dr. Michel is very knowledgeable in his field. I completely put my trust in his ability to fix my foot issue and he really came through. The West Palm Beach staff is excellent. I will recommend Dr. Michel, DPM to anyone that needs a Podiatrist.
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Dr Karl H Michel is very passionate about his patients' health and well being. His knowledge and expertise are unmatched in the field. I strongly recommend everyone to see him.
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