Dr. Ellen Wenzel

Podiatry
Vancouver, WA
13 years experience female

Locations

Ankle and Foot Physicians and Surgeons

Vancouver, WA

Address

601 SE 117th Ave, Ste 240, Vancouver, WA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Fax

(888) 568-4875

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Asuris Health

Cigna

CoreSource

First Choice Healthcare

Great-West Healthcare

Group Health Cooperative

Health Net

Molina Healthcare Inc

ODS Health Plans

PacificSource

Pacificare Life & Health Insurance Company

Premera Blue Cross

Regence

Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon

Providence Health Plans

UnitedHealthcare

Tricare

Community Health Plan of Washington

Coventry Health Care

First Choice Healthcare

First Health Group Corporation

Group Health Incorporated

Kaiser Permanente Insurance Company

LifeWise Health Plan of Washington

LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon

About

Bio

Dr. Wenzel grew up in Arizona and attended Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. This was followed by a three year surgical residency in foot/ankle surgery at Forum Health/WRCS in Youngstown, OH. She made the Pacific Northwest homes as she has extended family throughout region.

Specialties
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Podiatry, Board Certified

Podiatry, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

772 Answers
637 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
See a physician: It may be the sequela of a bad sprains or it could be osteoarthritis. It could be tendinitis or fracture. There are many causes of ankle pain and unle ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
Yes: You can have tendinitis at the site of any tendon and it is the result of overuse.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
Need to get source: Simply masking pain after fracture may not be appropriate. It is important to determine why there is still pain. Are you still in acute recovery or is ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Jul 3, 2012
Dedicated and knowledgeable; Dr. Wenzel is a leader in the field of foot and ankle surgery.
Excellent and well thought-out advice and recommendations.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wenzel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I have had a dislocated big toe for two years without knowing and I'm 11 I have lost the nail of the big toe twice so you really helped thx
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It occurs in the same place.no other wound near it.culture test was mpal.antibiotics didn't work.I have it for 17yrs now.plz help

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Graduated 2007MD

Residency

FORUM HEALTH/WRCS

Awards

Chief Resident 2009-2010
Chief of Podiatry - PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center

Affiliations

Ankle and Foot Physicians and Surgeons, PLLC
Southwest Washington Medical Center
Legacy Health Salmon Creek
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