Dr. Michael Uro, DPM

Dr. Michael Uro, DPM

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Podiatric Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Michael Uro, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in podiatric surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

Michael A Uro DPM Inc

87 Scripps Dr Ste 306

Sacramento, CA 95825
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Foot Conditions
high
more than 88% of peers
Foot Fracture
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Dr. Uro's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Uro "Dr. Michael A. Uro was born and raised in Southern California. He graduated from the University of California, Riverside with a Bachelor of Arts degree in biochemistry. He obtained his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, California in 1976. He then completed a one year preceptorship in 1977 and a one year surgical residency in 1978. He has been helping people with their foot pain and podiatry in Sacramento California since 1978. Dr. Uro has been a leader in his profession. He has served as Podiatry Chair of the surgery departments of both Mercy General Hospital and Sutter General Hospital, where he continues to have surgical privileges. He has served as President of the Sacramento Valley Podiatric Medical Society, and continues to maintain an active membership in the Society. He is a member of the California Podiatric Medical Association and the American Podiatric Medical Association. He has been an off-site clinician in the training of University of California at Davis family practice physicians. Dr. Uro is a fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) and board certified in foot and ankle surgery by the American Board of podiatric surgery (ABPS). He has lectured on laser technology in several countries including Spain, New Zealand and Canada, as well as all over the United States. Dr. Uro has trained doctors from all over the world in the use of laser. These doctors have been from Australia, New Zealand, Guam, Spain, England, Canada, Turkey and Ireland. Dr. Uro is a past member of the East Sacramento Rotary Club. He enjoys cooking, traveling, snowboarding and exercising daily. He has four children and two granddaughters. Dr. Uro speaks Spanish and Italian and is striving to learn Basque and is on the board of the local Basque Club (Iparreko Ibarra)."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Uro "We strive to offer the best, most advanced care with respect and compassion."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

24  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Ulcer of Foot

19  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • 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 Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Soft Tissue Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Uc Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Mercy Hospital Santa Ana
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • West Side Community Hospital Long Beach, CA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Uro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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