Dr. Richard Lavigna, DPM

Dr. Richard Lavigna, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. Richard Lavigna, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Oakland, CA. He specializes in podiatric surgery.Read his story

2844 Summit St Ste 107

Oakland, CA 94609

Contact Information

(510) 463-3888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lavigna performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Lavigna's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Lavigna's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lavigna "Dr. Richard Lavigna, DPM, of Advanced Foot Clinic in Oakland, CA is a recognized professional in the Bay Area medical community, specializing in ankle and foot care for cosmetic purposes, personal injuries and workers' comp cases. Dr. Lavigna is dedicated to providing quality foot and ankle care for every patient's podiatric needs. After graduating from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 1989, Dr. Lavigna completed his internship at Worcester Podiatry before finishing his foot and ankle surgical residency at Worcester City Hospital in 1991. He opened his first clinic in San Francisco, then moved his practice to Oakland in 1996, where he has been in practice for more than 20 years since. Dr. Lavigna is an experienced surgeon and Chief of Podiatry at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. He is a recognized professional in the Bay Area medical community. From cosmetic care to complex injuries, Dr. Lavigna combines cutting-edge technology with comprehensive treatment that changes the way his patients feel about their feet."
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1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lavigna does not have any board certifications listed.

11  Conditions Treated

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

3  Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


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Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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