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Dr. Paul Thurston, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery ·  Male

Dr. Thurston

Dr. Paul Thurston, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Altamonte Springs, FL. He graduated from Barry University / School Of Graduate Medical Science and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery and podiatric surgery.


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(407) 331-7844

Dr. Thurston accepts the following insurance:

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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
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Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Thurston's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Conditions
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Dr. Thurston treats Foot Conditions more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Thurston treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Plantar Fasciitis
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Dr. Thurston treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Thurston treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Foot Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thurston treats Foot Fracture more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Thurston treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Thurston's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendon Repair
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a licensed podiatrist in Lake Mary and Altamonte Springs, FL I believe our patients deserve to have the information needed to make good choices about their foot and ankle care. I take pride in providing my patients with the highest quality of care available. Whatever your foot and ankle trouble, we'll work together to find the answers that will comfort you and bring you relief.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

Education

Florida Hospital East Orlando
Residency Hospital
Barry University / School Of Graduate Medical Science
Medical School
University Of Central Florida College Of Medicine
Undergraduate School

Dr. Thurston's Reviews

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Dr Thurston is a considerate, kind and extremely professional physician. He lays out several options and is never pushy to do surgery when a more conservative treatment is an option.
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Dr. Thurston has an excellent,friendly no nonsense chair side manner. He is very willing to answer your questions without being the least bit condescending ! He is a very caring and confident M.D. that gets to your needs and accesses your situation quickly ...
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One of the best doctor's I have ever had the pleasure of being under the care of. He takes the time to listen to his patients, answers questions about medications, procedures, and aftercare, and he is just an all-around super physician. He is the first person I recommend to anyone needing a...Read More
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Very gentle, thorough and kind. He was very sensitive to the needs of my mother. A staff member brought her in in a wheel chair. The kind techician was supportive as he assisted Mom getting the x-rays taken.
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Dr. Thurston is personable, really listens, is concerned, and makes me feel very comfortable. His staff is so friendly- you feel like a friend instead of just a patient. Unfortunately, I have several medical conditions so I am very familiar with the medical community. Dr. Thurston is a 10 in my...Read More
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