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Dr. William Banks, DPM

Podiatry ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Banks

Dr. William Banks, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Waynesville, NC and has been practicing for 28 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.


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(828) 452-4343

Dr. Banks accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Banks' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Conditions
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Banks treats Foot Conditions more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Banks treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Nail Avulsion and Excision
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Banks performs Nail Avulsion and Excision more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Banks performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Hammer Toe
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Banks treats Hammer Toe more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Banks treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Banks' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetes-Like Foot Weakness
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Dropfoot
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nail Debridement
  • Nail Surgery
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

About Me

To treat patients as family, providing non surgical care when possible.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Banks' Reviews

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3.6

Based on 8 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Banks removes a bunion years ago and I recently came back for a more complicated surgery requiring correction of a deformed bone in my foot (little toe) and removal of a bunion on the big toe of the left foot. Dr Banks is the only podiatrist I trust to do this procedure, and it went perfectly!...Read More
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Dr. Banks is caring, practical, and most knowledgeable.
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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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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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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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