Alex Yanovskiy, DPM

Board Certified Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgeon located in Des Plaines, IL

Growing up in a family of physicians gave Alex Yanovskiy, DPM, an immersion into patient care and the medical field from an early age. Because of his passion for patient-centric care, Dr. Yanovskiy had a desire to go into private practice and ultimately founded Illinois Foot & Ankle Clinic in Des Plaines, Illinois.

Dr. Yanovskiy completed his Doctor of Medicine degree in Russia and then relocated to the United States, where he earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago.

Dr. Yanovskiy went through his internship, followed by a three-year foot and ankle surgical residency at Sacred Heart Hospital in Chicago. Throughout his postdoctoral training, Dr. Yanovskiy excelled in both surgical and general podiatric care.

As a results-oriented provider, Dr. Yanovskiy believes in finding effective solutions to end each patient’s pain and suffering. He provides comprehensive preventive care and educates patients on their specific conditions and how to manage chronic issues.

Even though Dr. Yanovskiy can treat a wide variety of foot and ankle ailments, he has special interests in diabetic foot care, bunions, hammertoes, ingrown toenails, plantar warts, and sports injuries. Dr. Yanovskiy also enjoys caring for children and providing innovative pediatric foot care for congenital deformities, injuries, and developmental concerns young patients face.

An active member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the American Diabetes Association, Dr. Yanovskiy regularly gives back to the next generation of doctors. When he’s away from the clinic, Dr. Yanovskiy teaches residency programs and allows new podiatrists to rotate through his office for their required training.

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Illinois Foot & Ankle Clinic

Growing up in a family of physicians gave Alex Yanovskiy, DPM, an immersion into patient care and the medical field from an early age. Because of his passion for patient-centric care, Dr. Yanovskiy had a desire to go into private practice and ultimately founded Illinois Foot & Ankle Clinic in Des Plaines, Illinois.

Dr. Yanovskiy completed his Doctor of Medicine degree in Russia and then relocated to the United States, where he earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago.

Dr. Yanovskiy went through his internship, followed by a three-year foot and ankle surgical residency at Sacred Heart Hospital in Chicago. Throughout his postdoctoral training, Dr. Yanovskiy excelled in both surgical and general podiatric care.

As a results-oriented provider, Dr. Yanovskiy believes in finding effective solutions to end each patient’s pain and suffering. He provides comprehensive preventive care and educates patients on their specific conditions and how to manage chronic issues.

Even though Dr. Yanovskiy can treat a wide variety of foot and ankle ailments, he has special interests in diabetic foot care, bunions, hammertoes, ingrown toenails, plantar warts, and sports injuries. Dr. Yanovskiy also enjoys caring for children and providing innovative pediatric foot care for congenital deformities, injuries, and developmental concerns young patients face.

An active member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the American Diabetes Association, Dr. Yanovskiy regularly gives back to the next generation of doctors. When he’s away from the clinic, Dr. Yanovskiy teaches residency programs and allows new podiatrists to rotate through his office for their required training.


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Insurances Accepted

We accept most PPO plans. These are some of the most common insurance providers we accept PPO plans from. If you do not see your insurance provider listed, please call our office!

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Medicaid
Medicare
United Healthcare

Treatment for diseases of the achilles tendon

The Achilles tendon is the largest and strongest ligament in the human body. Its main physical load comes with walking, running, rising and descending, periods of inactivity, and vertical posture while standing. All of these are concentrated on the Achille

Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "Dr. Yanovskiy knew exactly what was wrong but still sent me to X-ray to confirm his diagnosis. The treatment worked like a charm, I was back to the gym in no time."

    John W.
  • "After all examination and analysis, he treated the ulcer on the foot. Gradually everything was fine!"

    Ellen J.
  • Google

    "Unfortunately, I had bunions on my feet. A few months after the surgery, there were no signs of scars and the delicate surgery was successful."

    Chloe W.
  • Google

    "The preliminary diagnosis by Dr. Yanovskiy was plantar fasciitis. A set of procedures (foot correction, foot baths, gymnastics) helped to get rid of the pain."

    Zainab W.
  • Google

    "The bunionette, my great bothering of the previous year! How did I get rid of it? The brilliant Dr. Alex Yanovskiy helped me!"

    Julie H.
  • Google

    "I got surgery on my Achilles tendon. since it was ruptured as a result of the sports injury. Everything was done accurately and quickly. I quickly rehabilitated."

    Ethan G.
  • Google

    "After the laser procedure in the clinic, the toenail fungus was wrecked. My toenail looks smooth and shiny now."

    Franz B.
Location
Illinois Foot & Ankle Clinic
1400 Golf Rd, Suite 201
Des Plaines , IL 60016
Phone: 847-250-1732
Fax: 844-965-9040
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847-250-1732