Dr. Robert Kukla, DPM

Podiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
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Dr. Robert Kukla, DPM
Dr. Kukla received his degree from the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, lllinois in 1983 and completed his residency training at the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center in Tennessee. He is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a member of the American Diabetes Association. He has served on the North Carolina Foot and Ankle Society Board of Trustees and the Diabetes Education Advisory Board. Dr. Kukla has been in private practice since 1984.

1501 Tate Blvd SE Ste 203

Hickory, NC 28602

Contact Information

(828) 304-0400

Dr. Robert Kukla, DPM

Dr. Robert Kukla, DPM

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 97% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
19

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
14

Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Finch University Of Health Sciences / Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • James H. Quillen Va Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kukla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kukla's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kukla to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kukla's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Hickory, NC |
The first time that I saw Dr.Kukla I didn't know what to expect. But, what a surprise. He was professional, knowledgeable and caring. He spent time with and explained my condition and gave me hints on how to help improve my feet problems. I would recommend him to anyone with feet conditions.
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Dr. Kukla accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Catawba Valley Medical Center
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Frye Regional Medical Center
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