Dr. William Banks, DPM

Dr. William Banks, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. William Banks, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Waynesville, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School in 1990 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

289 Access Rd

Waynesville, NC 28785

Contact Information

(828) 452-4343

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

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Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Banks' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Banks "Hi, I grew up in Haywood County. After attended pharmacy school at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, I moved to Chicago to complete podiatric medical school at the Rosalind Franklin School of health sciences. .Residency training was completed at the VA hospital in Baltimore."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Banks "To treat patients as family, providing non surgical care when possible."

3  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

12  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Bunion
  • Diabetes-Like Foot Weakness
  • Dropfoot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease

11  Procedures

  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nail Debridement
  • Nail Surgery
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • U Nc Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Baltimore Va Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Banks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Banks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Banks

3.4

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Banks is caring, practical, and most knowledgeable.
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Jane Turnipseed in Lake Junaluska, NC – May 21, 2018
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I have seen Dr. Banks and several of his other doctors in his practice. Dr. Banks is a great listener and explains everything appropriately. Very little wait time and very quick visits. Never have felt rushed or unwelcomed. Have been worked in many times without an appointment. He is amazing and so...Read More
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Clyde – Apr 20, 2018
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Not a good diagnostician. After a year of seeing him and the loss of two toenails, I saw a dermatologist who dealt with a combination fungal and bacterial infection in my big toes. In fact, although I can’t prove it, I suspect the cellulitis in my lower leg was a product of the poor treatment. A...Read More
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Waynesville, NC – Oct 19, 2017
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Dr. Banks did surgery on my toes and my toes ache daily and have trouble wearing shoes. Two toes turn up and the rest are crooked. I will never go to this man again and recommend no one else does!! He made the comment to me that yes they were bad but I would just have to live with it.
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Evans in Waynesville NC – Oct 06, 2016
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