Dr. Richard Jacoby, DPM

Dr. Richard Jacoby, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
Dr. Richard Jacoby, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Scottsdale, AZ. He graduated from Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in podiatry and peripheral nerve surgery.Read his story

7301 E 2nd St Ste 202

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Contact Information

(480) 994-5977

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Achilles Tendinitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Jacoby's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jacoby "Extremity Health Centers is the most comprehensive foot and ankle practice in metropolitan Phoenix and Scottsdale Arizona. When you come to see us for pain in the foot and ankle, you can rest assured that you will be provided with top-notch, state-of-the-art care. With over 30 treatment options available, Extremity Health Centers offers both nonoperative and operative treatments for soft tissue and bone conditions. Our Phoenix and Scottsdale foot specialty centers offer on-site diagnostics and medical services with a Four Time Phoenix Magazine Top Doc Winner – Dr. Richard Jacoby. Dr. Jacoby is constantly incorporating cutting edge treatments into producing better outcomes for patients including stem cell therapy, laser and ultrasound treatments along with orthotics and nutritional supplementation for patients young and old alike. Dr. Jacoby is a Diplomate of Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine and Board Certified in Treatment of Foot and Ankle. He has been Past President of the Arizona Podiatry Association and the Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons. He enjoys a challenge with complicated foot and ankle conditions, and specializes in diabetic and peripheral neuropathy, laser therapy, stem cell rich injections, trauma (soft tissue and fractures), including all sorts of hammertoes, bunions, flat feet, and fungal nail infections. He has treated over 10,000 patients suffering from neuropathy with either stem cell therapy, laser treatments or the Dellon procedure, which is an operative treatment for peripheral neuropathy. With his expertise in neuropathy treatments, no patient has had to go on to an amputation afterwards yet!"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jacoby "Your foot health plays a vital role in your everyday comfort and mobility. Proper foot care begins with the help of an experienced foot doctor in Scottsdale; at Valley Foot Surgeon, our podiatrists provide specialized care for all foot and ankle conditions, including diabetic neuropathy, tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, and heel spurs. You can find out more about foot surgery and your other treatment options for heel and foot pain"

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Jacoby does not have any board certifications listed.

28  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pain
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Vascular Disease

14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • 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
  • Fracture Care
  • In-Office Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Philadelphia
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Aens Extremity Nerve Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Microsurgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Jacoby, DPM
Dr. Jacoby is very friendly and i always feel he treats me to the best of his abilities. He gets me in quick and I always leave his office happy!
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Paulina in Peoria AZ – Oct 27, 2017
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Dr. Jacoby is:: Attentive Extremely knowledgeable Listens to his patients Keeps up to date on the newest studies Dr. Jacoby was highly recommended to me by my prime doctor. Since going to Dr. Jacoby, I have recommended friends and family members to him. They have all said they were very...Read More
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Lynn in scottsdale, az – Oct 19, 2017
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Dr. Jacoby always takes whatever time is necessary to talk with me about my condition and how my "health" life is going. I love that there is an x-ray machine, and whatever is necessary for the appointment in each room. Dr. Jacoby really cares about people and not MONEY, like so many Dr.'s today.
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Melissa in Glendale, AZ – Oct 17, 2017
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Great staff, knowledgeable Doctor. went into the office in pain and left skipping. ??
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Buena Park, CA – Oct 16, 2017
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This guy is TERRIBLE. We got a referral for my elderly diabetic father, because Medicaid pays for diabetics to see a podiatrist every 3 months to trim their toenails etc. But this guy wouldn't even touch my father's feet--and they're not that bad for an 80-something old man. When I asked what we...Read More
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Holly in Phoenix, AZ – Jun 08, 2017
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