Dr. Robert Turf, DPM

Dr. Robert Turf, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Robert Turf, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Elmhurst, IL. He graduated from Illinois College Of Podiatric Med and specializes in podiatric surgery, podiatry, and more.

277 N York St

Elmhurst, IL 60126

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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Plantar Fasciitis
more than 80% of peers
more than 68% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 61% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Turf "To offer each patient the complete range of treatment options available to solve their problem. Rarely are foot & ankle problems chronic. Normally the patient & doctor greatly benefit from prompt & proper treatment. We pride ourselves in providing a thorough explanation to the patient in terms they can understand to createan atmosphere of co-operation."

4  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

20  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

19  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • 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
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • 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 Illinois.

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.


  • Illinois College Of Podiatric Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Northlake Community Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American College Of Foot Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Turf, DPM
Omg omg omg love dr turf!!! Awesome never a wait in waiting room or office fast but good listener explained clearly great personality surgery was wonderful I have no pain in either foot after 30 years of pain!!! Staff is awesome too!!!! If I had 10 feet I’d keep going to him!! Highly recommend my...Read More
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Julie erickson in Elmhurst – May 30, 2018
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I would have been far better off without the bilateral foot surgeries performed by Dr Turf. The osteotomy was done in a distal rather proximal location. The procedure to correct the great toe position failed twice and Dr Turf stated "Well it didn't work". He never mentioned ordering physical...Read More
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May 04, 2017
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Fabulous bedside manner and quality repair work. He's treated both of my feet and has me back to being active!
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Erin S in Chicago, IL – Nov 23, 2016
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As a retired R.N., I do research providers before I see them, and a friend had Dr. Turf for two different surgeries and had excellent recoveries. I came to see him for a toe that had been fractured many years ago, resulting in the destruction of the joint. He replaced the joint eight weeks ago...Read More
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Oak Brook, IL – Oct 03, 2016
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Dr turf has by far been the best doctor I've ever dealt with. His bed side manner is great, he really knows how to make you feel cared about. His surgery was easy and pretty much pain free, I also have minimal scaring. If you're looking for a podiatrist dr turf is your guy!
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K bargas in New York, NY – Jun 11, 2016
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