Dr. Nicholas Vachon, DPM

Dr. Nicholas Vachon, DPM

Podiatry  |  
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Dr. Nicholas Vachon, DPM is a podiatry doctor who practices in Ellsworth, ME.

318 Main St

Ellsworth, ME 04605

Contact Information

(207) 667-2523

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

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Top Care Areas


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Hammer Toe
very high
more than 89% of peers
Nail Avulsion and Excision
more than 85% of peers
more than 76% of peers

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  • Podiatry

Board Certifications

Dr. Vachon does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease


  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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 data for Dr. Vachon is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vachon has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vachon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vachon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vachon to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vachon's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Ellsworth, Maine |
My first & only visit, I told "Dr." Vachon that I hurt my left foot. He said he was not going to talk about my foot problem as he did not do "that". Then he started cutting my toenails & explained what he was doing and why. I again tried to talk to him about my hurt foot and he shoosed me. I got...more
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Wallington, NJ |
He misdiagnosed my foot problem several times. And when I called to make another appointment the office had a new policy that required patients come in and update their patient information BEFORE they could make an appointment. I explained it's a 40 minute drive each way, and I asked if I could...more
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in Sullivan, ME |
Dr. Vachon repaired my second toe which due to hammer toe had become infected. He surgically repaired the the 2nd & 3rd toes to eliminated hammer toe. Both toes now look good and I have no side effects or limitations in movement. Excellent job!
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Dr. Vachon accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Vachon has admitting privileges

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital
50 Union St
Ellsworth, ME 04605
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