Dr. Richard Berkun, DPM

Dr. Richard Berkun, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Richard Berkun, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1980 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

1800 Cortez Rd W

Bradenton, FL 34207

Contact Information

(941) 758-8818

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Berkun's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Bunion
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkun treats Bunion more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Berkun treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hammer Toe
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkun treats Hammer Toe more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Berkun treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Foot Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkun treats Foot Conditions more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Berkun treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Berkun's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
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 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
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
Sever's Disease
Stress Fracture of Foot
Ulcer of Foot
Warts
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

The range of services provided at Cortez Foot and Ankle Associates truly set us apart from other physicians offices. The physicians' capabilities - from research, to preventive care, to surgery, to volume statistics - all demonstrate their dedication to not only serving immediate needs, but also contributing to a body of knowledge that delivers innovations for the future.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1981
    Sheridan Park Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School
    1980
  • 1976
    University Of Rochester
    Undergraduate School
    1976

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Beware of Dr. Berkun's additional & unnecessary tests & products! Went to him to just remove a loose toenail. He ordered 6 nail pathology tests billing $515, skin surgery $200, 2 office visits $274, 4 foot x-rays $88 & Bako Kera Nail Gel $35. His assistant said the most I'd pay out of pocket for...Read More
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Locations

Cortez Foot & Ankle Specialists

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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