Dr. Sara Waversveld, DPM

Dr. Sara Waversveld, DPM

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Dr. Sara Waversveld, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 8 years. She specializes in podiatry and podiatric surgery.Read her story

MultiCare Podiatry Specialists

316 Martin Luther King Jr Way Ste 201

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Bunion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Waversveld's bio

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Waversveld "My practice is based on listening to my patients' concerns and involving them in their treatment plans. I provide the education and support needed to help patients make the best decisions about their foot and ankle care."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Waversveld does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries
  • Warts

22  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Amputation
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Casting
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Care
  • Functional Orthotic
  • Gait Analysis
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Tendon Repair
  • Wart Treatment
  • X-Ray

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University Of British Columbia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Multicare/Tacoma
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Multicare/Tacoma
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Waversveld has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Waversveld has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waversveld's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Waversveld

4.1

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Great Doctor and staff, excellent bedside manner. Very knowledgeable, willing to explore multiple options instead of jumping straight to surgery. Would recommend to all family and friends. Both offices are just down the hall from imaging which is convenient. Communication is good with the exception...Read More
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Paul in Tacoma – Mar 21, 2018
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She seems quite knowledgeable and efficient. Unfortunately her bedside manner is cold and robotic. I had a complete big toenail removal in another clinic, and came to see Dr Waversveld afterward for followup care. After a couple of visits, she informed me that my toenail might not grow back,...Read More
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Tacoma, WA – Oct 22, 2017
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Outstanding knowledge and comfortable to talk to about feet issues. I would highly recommend her.
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Denise F in Tacoma, WA – Apr 05, 2016
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