Dr. Stephen Palmer, DPM

Dr. Stephen Palmer, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Stephen Palmer, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Dixon, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1996 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.

403 E 1st St

Dixon, IL 61021

Contact Information

(815) 288-5531

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Priority Partners
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
normal
more than 78% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Palmer'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.

3  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Palmer does not have any board certifications listed.

30  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arch Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteochondritis
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

23  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • 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
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • 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.

Education

  • Kansas State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Doxey Hatch Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Utah Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Palmer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Palmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palmer's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palmer to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Palmer'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very nice doctor, explained everything very well and good personality!!!
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