Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM

Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School in 2006 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, wound & burn care, and more.

3131 Turtle Creek Blvd Ste 214

Dallas, TX 75219

Contact Information

(214) 366-4600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 93% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Legel "My approach to treating and caring for patients is focused on patient education and understanding. I spend a lot of time with patients on their first visit, explaining to them the etiology of their current condition and the possibilities for treatment. I often hear the statement "You're very thorough" or "I've never had a foot exam like that before." This is because the patient will have a more successful outcome if they understand the underlying factors leading up to their appointment."

6  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
  • Wound & Burn Care

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Callus
  • Corn
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Nerve Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
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42  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Amputation
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Ankle–Brachial Index Test
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Corrective Foot Surgery
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • 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 Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Injection Therapy
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Surgery
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Neurological Testing
  • Peroneal Tendon Surgery
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Atlantic University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • South Miami Hospital/Baptist Health South Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • South Miami Hospital/Baptist Health South Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Legel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Legel's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Legel to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Legel'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

Patient Comments (6)

I think Dr. Legel is good at what he does, but in my experience this practice is poorly run. I was put off by the attitudes of the front desk staff and the nurse. Then I never heard back about the results of two tests I had done, so I called the office two weeks later. One of my test results was...more
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My overall experience with Dr. Legel and his staff was excellent! My wait time prior to being seen was minimal. Dr. Legel and the staff were all nice and thorough. I have seen other doctors and all they have wanted to do is clip my toenails or suggest surgery. Dr. Legel's exam was comprehensive and...more
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My husband was having severe foot issues. We thought he would have to have suregery. Thankfully, we came upon Dr Legel. We found he does all of his research. Surgery is always a last option. He quickly diagnosed multiple issues. My husband had lots of things he had to do for stretching, etc, but...more
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Dr. Legel is the finest Podiatrist in the Dallas-Fort Woth Metroplex. He is extremely knowledgeable and compassionate doctor. I totally recommend him to anyone that has any foot/feet issues fromthe smallest to the most complex. This is why heis rated the number 1 Podiatrist in Dallas.
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I have to say that Dr. Legel has truly been a great help to me. He took the time to meet with me and understand each of my issues. He worked with me through a series of treatments to find the right solution for me. He was an advocate for me when dealing with the insurance company, working through...more
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