Dr. Nicholas Dodson, DPM

Dr. Nicholas Dodson, DPM

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Dr. Nicholas Dodson, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Valdosta, GA. He specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

1700 N Patterson St

Valdosta, GA 31602

Contact Information

(912) 681-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Dodson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dodson "Dr. Nic Dodson is from Valdosta, Georgia and currently resides in Hahira. His wife, Dr. Erin Dodson, is also from Valdosta. They first met and began dating at the age of 16 while attending Lowndes High School. Dr. Nic earned a baseball scholarship at Georgia Southern University where he was a pitcher and third baseman. He later moved home and completed his undergraduate education at Valdosta State University. He then earned his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Des Moines University - College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa. From there, he completed a three-year surgical residency at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. While in residency, Dr. Dodson served as chief resident in charge of the Foot & Ankle Surgery service, specializing in trauma and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Dodson is currently a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and is board certified in reconstructive rear foot & ankle surgery by the American Board of Lower Extremity Surgery. Dr. Dodson loves to watch sports with his family and is a passionate fan of University of Alabama football. Dr. Nic and Dr. Erin live on 36 acres in Hahira where they enjoy gardening, raising chickens, hunting, fishing, and cooking. They have two sons, Drew and Luke, and recently welcomed baby Grace into their growing family. They attend Covenant Baptist Church in Valdosta. Dr. Dodson also enjoys teaching Sunday School, speaking, and ministering to youth."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dodson "Dr. Dodson treats all aspects of the foot and ankle, but has special interests in trauma, flat foot reconstruction, and diabetes related foot and ankle conditions. He prefers early intervention and conservative care of all foot and ankle pathologies. "

5  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Dodson does not have any board certifications listed.

87  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Gout
  • Amputated Toe
  • Ankle Clonus
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Callus
  • Claw Toe
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Double Nails on the Fifth Toe
  • Femur Fracture
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Callus
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Sever's Disease
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steppage Gait
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Synostosis of Talus and Calcaneus - Short Stature
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Toe Syndactyly, Telecanthus - Anogenital and Renal Malformations
  • Toe Wounds
  • Toenail Fungal Infection
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
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21  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • 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 and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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. Dodson is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dodson's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dodson to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Dodson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I love love love Dr Nicholas Dodson. He is so friendly, caring and attentive to my needs at every visit. Best podiatrist in South Georgia!
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