Dr. Leonard Talarico, DPM

Dr. Leonard Talarico, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. Leonard Talarico, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Pooler, GA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1999 and specializes in podiatric surgery, podiatry, and more.

1000 Towne Center Blvd Ste 505

Pooler, GA 31322

Contact Information

(912) 330-8885

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 89% of peers
Nail Avulsion and Excision
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Talarico's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

5  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Talarico does not have any board certifications listed.

47  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Balance Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Motor Neuropathy, Peripheral With Dysautonomia
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Toe Fractures
  • Ulcer of Foot
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31  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Ankle–Brachial Index Test
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Custom Made Foot Orthotic
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Release
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neurolytic Nerve Block
  • Tendon Repair
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Rochester Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Sheehan Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Dellon Institute For Peripheral Nerve Surgery
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Talarico has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Talarico has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Talarico's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Talarico to family and friends
11 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Talarico's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Talarico seems technically knowledgable and nice in person, but the communication and dedication to patient care is lacking in this practice. First time I visited him for two foot problems, he addressed one problem left the room and I never saw him again that day. I left a message regarding...more
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He saw my mother for a broken heel.. she went in for a 6 wk follow up.. took her boot off told her she was healed up .. no follow up xrays.. 2 days later severe pain and swelling.. went to new podiatrist, did a mri found out her heel is still broke!
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I have had the pleasure of seeing Dr Talarico over several years.He is a most excellent doctor has treated me for Diabetic care & problems for my feet.His office & staff are friendly, he meets/exceeds everything I need.I have seen many doctors for my Diabetic feet over the years & he far surpasses...more
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Took my Grandfather in to have his feet checked and the staff were horrible to us. Rude and spoke so harshly towards us. The doctor spoke like a mouse, which my grandfather couldn't hear a word he was saying. My grandfather asked him to speak up and he didn't. His nurse was rude to me because I...more
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I have had nothing but excellent care with Dr. Talarico. He is extremely knowledgeable and has always done exactly what has needed to be done and nothing more. After tearing ligaments in my ankle, he advised me to limit activity for quite awhile to see if things could heal themselves before...more
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