Dr. Tyler Scheinost, DPM

Dr. Tyler Scheinost, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tyler Scheinost, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Puyallup, WA and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in podiatry, sports medicine, and more.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Premera Blue Cross

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Top Care Areas

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Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
more than 80% of peers
more than 31% of peers

Dr. Scheinost'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.

4  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Scheinost does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Complex Fractures
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Deformities
  • Hammer Toe
  • Infections
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Limb Length
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis

18  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Amputation
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Wart Treatment

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.


  • University of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • West Los Angeles VA Med Ctr/UCLA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Scheinost has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Scheinost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scheinost's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scheinost to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Scheinost's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Exam room reeked of fresh paint fumes. Open windows only made it cold! Returned next week when air cleared. Treatment deferred again to 3rd appt. Then sat waiting 40 minutes while others who arrived later were ushered in. Got refund of co-pay amount and left, disappointed with service and quality...more
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Saw this doctor in July. He barely made eye contact with me while in the exam room. He ended the appointment by saying he would order an MRI. It is now DECEMBER and the paperwork for my MRI has yet to be completed despite multiple, multiple, multiple phone calls. I finally saw another podiatrist...more
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Stay away if you can,unless no other choice! Surly! Staff unpleasant and flippant! Dr.reccomended treatment plan w/o exam overpriced plastic insert in shoe! Late more than once even after call before arrive for appt.!Clears bad reviews too boost rating! I posted reviews, disappeared!
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On December 9th of 2015 I had a fall at home and broke my foot/ankle in 3 places. In the past I had gone to Dr. Tyler Scheinost for another break I had to my foot. He was great with my care – really liked his caring and compassionate personality – for wanting to help me get well. So, when I needed...more
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Great experience. Saved my foot. Feels like nothing ever happened. Best wishes.
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