Dr. Ralph Wentz, DPM

Dr. Ralph Wentz, DPM

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Ralph Wentz, DPM is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Salida, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and podiatric surgery.

920 Rush Dr

Salida, CO 81201

Contact Information

(719) 539-6600

Insurance Accepted

  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wentz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heel Spur
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wentz treats Heel Spur more than 99% of his peers

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

Foot Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wentz treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Wentz's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Bunionette
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Flatfoot Correction
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 Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Fracture
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Heel Spur
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Morton's Neuroma
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Disorders
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Ulcer of Foot
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ralph Wentz, DPM is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Salida, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and podiatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Education

1990
Foot & Ankle Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1989
St Vincent Mercy Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1983
Lycoming Colege
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1987
1983

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Dr. Wentz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wentz

4.3

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
17.647058823529413%
(6)

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I would give more stars but only 5 here. Almost four years ago I fell off a huge rock with expandable leashes on my dogs. Went to Salida from Westcliffe with ankle out of joint and broken bones. I wanted an orthopedic surgeon to operate and I got Dr. Wentz. Luck was with me as he operated, I had...Read More
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Recently had foot surgery and Dr. Wentz is the best. The only pain I experienced was the evening of my surgery and I have had no swelling. He put a plate in the side of my foot and a pin in my toe. The worst part is not being able to put any weight on my foot for six weeks. His staff is one of the...Read More
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Dr. Wentz is wonderful, calm, patient and caring. While I don't need to see him often, it is a pleasure to see him. Orthotics are the main thing I get and I know he charges much less than front range doctors. All the medical assistants and office staff are kind and respectful. I highly recommend...Read More
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We were on vacation skiing when our son injured his foot. Dr. Wentz saw him at the last minute but did not rush our appointment at all. He put us all at ease answering our questions and gave exemplary care. We were so impressed with him and his office staff. Since we live out of state, our...Read More
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i highly recommend Dr Wentz! He is very personable and qualified to take care of any issue you might have with your feet. I have had some nasty issues with ingrown toenails and he corrected them and gave me expert care as well as advice on my issues concerning balance. We are so lucky to have a...Read More
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ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Preferred Select
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Federal Employee Program
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Rocky Mountain Health Plans HMO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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