Level III Area of Specialization
Medicare Specialty Code: 48
Medicare Provider Type: Podiatry
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A podiatrist is a person qualified by a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.) degree, licensed by the state, and practicing within the scope of that license. Podiatrists diagnose and treat foot diseases and deformities. They perform medical, surgical and other operative procedures, prescribe corrective devices and prescribe and administer drugs and physical therapy.
213EP1101X Primary Podiatric Medicine
213ES0000X Sports Medicine
213ES0131X Surgery, Foot
213ES0103X Surgery, Foot & Ankle
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