Dr. Mindy Lam, DPM

Dr. Mindy Lam, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Mindy Lam, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Clifton Park, NY. She graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read her story

870 Route 146

Clifton Park, NY 12065

Contact Information

(518) 371-7133

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lam performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Stress Fracture of Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Lam'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.

Dr. Lam's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lam "Dr. Mindy Lam, DPM is a foot surgeon who has extensive experience in all aspects of the diagnosis and treatment of the foot in pediatric, adult and geriatric patients. She was born in Washington DC in 1978 and graduated from University of Maryland Scholars department with a bachelor degree in science in 2000. Following graduation, she attended Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia and graduated in 2004 with a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree. She then completed a three year surgical residency at Crozer hospital outside of Philadelphia. There, she was able to gain extensive clinical experience and had a broad surgical exposure with a multidisciplinary team approach."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lam "Restoration of an optimal functioning and pain free foot is the ultimate goal of every treatment plan. Conservative treatment will always be attempted before invasive procedures are planned."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
  • Radiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lam does not have any board certifications listed.

23  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Injuries
  • Ulcer
  • Warts

17  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Crozer Keystone Hlth System Healthplex
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lam's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lam to family and friends
15 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Lam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Never got to see the Dr. I am in wheelchair and the day of my appointment it was pouring rain, my wheelchair got stuck in the mud, so we were running late. Called when we were on our way to say what had happened. We were 15 minutes late, when we arrived I was told very rudely that " We have a...more
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I saw Dr. Lam for a callus on my left foot, and when I called Dr. Lam's office for an appointment - I was able to get an appointment within a few days. Dr. Lam explained what causes calluses, and suggested a treatment option - which worked! Thank you, Dr Lam :-)
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Rude individual and never runs on time. I get my nails cut by her and I’ve gotten two infections.
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Dr. Lam was very gentle and kind to my school aged daughter who was quite nervous about this visit. I was able to get an appointment in a timely fashion which alleviated my child's worries. I would definitely go to her again should my kids need to return.
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I was experiencing foot pain and called Dr Lam's office and they were able to quickly get me an appointment with her. Her office is clean and the nurses and receptionist was very friendly. Dr Lam took her time listening to me and worked with me to formulate the best plan of action. She was...more
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