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Dr. Matt Heilala, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Heilala

Dr. Matt Heilala, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 1995 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.


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(907) 569-3668

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Dr. Heilala's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Conditions
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Dr. Heilala treats Foot Conditions more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Heilala treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Bunion
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heilala treats Bunion more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Heilala treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Plantar Fasciitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heilala treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Heilala treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Heilala's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendon Repair
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

Biography

"Born and raised in Alaska, Dr. Matt A. Heilala attended Soldotna High School and graduated in 1988. Dr. Heilala was a commercial fisherman for many years in his families small business. Although he enjoyed this aspect of his life, it was clear that ...

Specialties

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

Education

1998
Northern Virginia Podiatric Residency Program
Residency Hospital
1995
Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1991
University of Alaska, Anchorage
Undergraduate School
1989
University of Oregon
Undergraduate School
1998
1995
1991
1989

Dr. Heilala's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Heilala

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Bad doctor, bad surgeon, only cares about how much money he can make off his transaction with you. Corrupt, unethical. I've had some doctors I've liked better than others, but I've never had an experience like this. I don't do doctor reviews online but I feel I would be doing the community an...Read More
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He was very condensing . Not helpful in answering my questions .
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Dr. Heilala is a true professional! He is very knowledgeable, skilled, kind, thoughtful, courteous and an expert in his profession. My case was very difficult and could not have been done in my origin country. I traveled overseas to get the surgery done by Dr. Heilala. The surgery on my both feet...Read More
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Five years ago, I had bunion surgery on both my feet at the same time. Dr. Heilala did an excellent job! I had pain prior to surgery. I am free of pain for five years now. One year after the surgery, a surgeon from Europe saw my scars and asked me if the scars are five years old. When I said that...Read More
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Smart, fast, efficient and caring professional. Staff seemed genuinely concerned about patient.
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