Dr. Timothy Pitts, DPM

Dr. Timothy Pitts, DPM

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Dr. Timothy Pitts, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Valdosta, GA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1989 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

2718 N Oak St

Valdosta, GA 31602

Contact Information

(229) 242-3668

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Hammer Toe
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more than 77% of peers
Foot Conditions
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more than 69% of peers
Nail Avulsion and Excision
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more than 68% of peers

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Dr. Pitts' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pitts "Dr. Timothy E. Pitts: Timothy E. Pitts, DPM is a native of Valdosta. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Valdosta State University in 1985. In 1989, Dr. Pitts received his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine Degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. He continued his training by completing a three-year surgical residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. The residency program located at Dekalb Medical, founded in 1969, was the first 3-year podiatric surgery training program in the United States. Dr. Pitts was surgically trained by many prominent foot and ankle surgeons including nationally and internationally recognized Dr. E. Dalton McGlamry, Dr. John Ruch, and Dr. Alan Banks. Dr. Tim Pitts is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, and is a Diplomat of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. In 1992 Dr. Pitts joined the faculty of the Podiatry Institute; a non-profit educational foundation that has achieved national and international recognition for its leading role in developing and advancing the standard of care in podiatric medicine and surgery. He served on the board of the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association from 2006-2010. Dr. Pitts, a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association, has also co-authored several journal articles as well as a chapter in the 2nd Edition of the "Comprehensive Textbook of Foot Surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pitts "I believe our patients deserve to have the best information needed to make the right choices about their foot and ankle care. We have South Georgia's feet covered with our main office and On-Site Surgery Center in Valdosta, Georgia, and a second convenient location in Tifton, Georgia.

Foot and ankle disorders can be particularly uncomfortable and disruptive to day-to-day life. Southern Podiatry Group's practice is dedicated to providing relief from foot and ankle pain, enabling patients to again enjoy their daily activities.

We take pride in providing you with a comfortable office experience. The office team of Southern Podiatry Group is among the most qualified and well-trained personnel in South Georgia. The primary goal of our team is to provide our patients with the best quality health care possible. Our office will file all insurance claims. We also participate in Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare, Blue Cross, United Health Care, and most PPO plans."

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2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pitts does not have any board certifications listed.

56  Conditions Treated

  • Accessory Navicular Bone
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Amputated Toe
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bone Spur
  • Bone Tumor
  • Brachydactyly - Absence of Distal Phalanges
  • Brachymetatarsia
  • Bunion
  • Claw Toe
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Joint Disorders
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Metatarsus Adductus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Toe Wounds
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42  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • First MTP Arthrodesis
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Surgery
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Midfoot Fusion
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Release
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Rheumatoid Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Rheumatologic and Osteoarthritis Reconstruction
  • Small Joint Arthroplasty
  • Subtalar Arthrodesis
  • Talo-Navicular Arthrodesis
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Triple Arthrodesis
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Valdosta State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Northlake Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Northlake Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Fellow, American College Of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Pitts and his staff is the best podiatrist office and foot surgery center in Valdosta. After researching and meeting with several podiatrist in Valdosta, I discovered Dr, Puitts’ experience, medical knowledge, state of the art surgery center and highly trained staff offered more for my needs...Read More
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The service that I received was horrible. I sat in the office for over an after my toe nails had been trimmed by the technician. I heard Dr. Pitts in the room next to my room with another patient. He proceeded to the next room past the room I was in and totally skipped my room. I said to him at...Read More
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The office staff, assistant and doctor were very nice and seemed concerned with my problems. All displayed professional personalities and made me feel important.
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He's very laid back and makes you laugh and takes care of you during the procedure. We played music and us and another nurse just had a great time.
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