Dr. Lorry Melnick, DPM

Dr. Lorry Melnick, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Lorry Melnick, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from CSU in 1972 and specializes in podiatry, podiatric surgery, and more.Read his story

201 University Blvd Ste 204

Denver, CO 80206

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicare
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Hammer Toe
more than 9% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 5% of peers
Nerve Block, Somatic
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Melnick's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Melnick "Dr. Lorry A. Melnick, DPM Education: 1969-1972 - Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado Emphasis in Biology 1972-1976 - Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine Chicago, Illinois Bachelor of Science Doctor of Podiatric Medicine August 1976 - November 1976 - Preceptorship: Dr. David Wolff Denver, Colorado 1976-Present - Private Podiatry Practice 1981- The Academy of Ambulatory Foot Surgery Licensure: Colorado Board Certification: Diplomat, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, 1988 Other Activities and Honors: 1976-Present - American Podiatric Association Board of Directors 1978-1982 1983-1988 - Colorado Board of Podiatric Examiners. Vice President 1986-1988 Podiatric Consultant / Geriatric Consultant to Nursing Homes: 1977-1983 - Bella Vista Towers Denver, CO 1977-1983 - Berkley Manor Denver, CO 1977-1983 - Twin Pines Nursing Home Loveland, CO 1977-1983 - University Hills Christian Home Denver, CO 1977-1983 - Valley High Nursing Home Denver, CO 1986-1990 - Willow Brook Care Center Wheat Ridge, CO 1993-1995 - South Monaco Care Center Denver, CO Diabetic Podiatric Consult: 1987-1991 - Diabetes Treatment Center Rose Medical Center Denver, CO Clinical Instructor of Podiatric Surgery: 1984-1995 - Veterans Administration Medical Center Denver, CO Specialty Courses: November, 1998- Onychomycosis Certificate March, 2000- Ossatron Course March, 2003- C-Beam Laser Course April, 2003- Diagnostic Ultra Sound of the Foot and Ankle Course September, 2011- Certified Fitter of Therapeutic Shoes Course "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Melnick "As a licensed podiatrist in Denver, CO we believe our patients deserve to have the information needed to make good choices about their foot and ankle care.

Our goal is to educate each patient and begin a relevant treatment program with the highest quality of care available.

Whatever your foot and ankle trouble, we'll work together to find the answers that will comfort you and bring you relief.

We take pride in providing you with a comfortable office experience. Our qualified staff is friendly and will ensure a pleasant visit."

4  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Melnick does not have any board certifications listed.

61  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Callus
  • Chronic Foot Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Corn
  • Distal Lateral Subungual Onychomycosis
  • 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
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Proximal Subungual Onychomycosis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Synostosis of Talus and Calcaneus - Short Stature
  • White Superficial Onychomycosis
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
  • Wound Infection
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34  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Ultrasound
  • Wound Care and Management
  • X-Ray
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • CSU
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Illinois College Of Podiatric Medicine Chicago, Illinois
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • William M Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Preceptor-Dr David Wolf Denver Co
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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