Dr. Walter Strash III, DPM

Dr. Walter Strash III, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Walter Strash III, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1988 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

7424 Broadway St

San Antonio, TX 78209

Contact Information

(210) 829-8770

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Plantar Fasciitis
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more than 98% of peers
Nail Avulsion and Excision
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hammer Toe
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more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Strash III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Strash III "Dr. Walter "Wally" Strash is a graduate of Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine and Carleton University. He is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in both foot and reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgeries. In 1991, Dr. Strash founded Alamo Family Foot and Ankle Care, P.A. In addition to evaluating and treating patients, Dr. Strash is active in various clinical research projects with an interest in diabetic foot ulcers and pain management, a lecturer and consultant, an associate professor at the University of Texas San Antonio Health Science Center's Department of Orthopedic Surgery, and serves on the board of the Specialty Surgery Center. Additionally, he has been published in numerous medical journals and books, including Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Foot and Ankle Quarterly, The Journal of Foot Surgery and Principles & Practice of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Strash is married with four children. He is an instrument-rated private pilot flying to Uvalde, Texas for patients, as well as other locations, providing medical and legal advice to patients and attorneys. When he's not working, Dr. Strash enjoys water sports and Taekwondo, and spends most weekends with his family."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Strash III "Our practice utilizes the best available and well established scientific research to deliver evidence based medicine (EBM) to our patients. By emphasing EBM and applying treatments backed by scientific studies, patients can achieve superior outcomes in shorter time."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

18  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

17  Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Carleton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Metropolitan Springfield Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr Strash is an excellent podiatrist. I highly recommend him to any one with foot issues, or looking to preemptively prevent issues from occurring.
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Dr Strash and staff are the best! Great experience and care. He went out of his way to ensure excellent care of my daughter’s fractured foot.
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Dr.Strash is absolutely wonderful. He is very knowledgeable and clearly explains everything to you. He and his staff are very kind and easy to work with. I would highly recommend Dr.Strash.
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Save yourself time, money, and pain and just go to Dr. Strash first! I have had foot pain for over 2 years and this doctor fixed me up in 8 days . The first doc I visited said I was getting older, just live with the pain, another doc misdiagnosed me with flat feet (I have very high arches), another...Read More
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Dr. Strash performed surgery on my left foot four years ago. Two weeks ago he performed the same surgery on the other foot, and wow, what a difference. I felt minimal pain this time, great recovery and I highly recommend Dr. Strash to anyone that needs bunion surgery. Great surgeon!
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