Dr. Nicholas Desantis, DPM

Dr. Nicholas Desantis, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Nicholas Desantis, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in San Diego, CA. He specializes in podiatric surgery.

2306 6th Ave

San Diego, CA 92101

Contact Information

(619) 239-3286

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Plantar Fasciitis
normal
more than 72% of peers
Foot Fracture
normal
more than 66% of peers
Hammer Toe
normal
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Desantis'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.

1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Desantis does not have any board certifications listed.

8  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis

1  Procedures

  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

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

Education data for Dr. Desantis is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Desantis has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Desantis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desantis' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desantis to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Desantis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Got a referral for some recent heel pain and had three choices, unfortunately I chose the most convenient based on location before checking reviews. This guy is a total quack, avoid at all costs. Rx: shoe orthotics and wrap followed by a cortisone shot. Neither helped. He did not review provided...more
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I just came from Dr. De Santis office. He is in a beautiful old house office across the street from beautiful Balboa Park I agree with the previous commenters in that the help is loving and caring. I do not agree with the commenters that did not rate the doctor as hi stars as his help. He was like...more
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