Dr. Simmons

Eric G. Simmons, DPM


Meet Dr. Simmons – General Podiatrist in NC

Dr. Simmons is a board-certified general podiatrist specializing in foot and ankle ailments such as diabetic foot care, ingrown toenails, fungal toenails, warts, and painful calluses, along with general foot care.

Dr. Simmons is a North Carolina native who began his academic career at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Physiology and a minor in Chemistry. He then received his Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Health Care Administration from East Carolina University. Following his Master’s degree, Dr. Simmons received his medical degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. Following graduation, he completed a three-year podiatric surgical residency at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC.

Dr. Simmons is available to treat various foot and ankle ailments such as heel pain, diabetic foot care, ingrown toenails, fungal toenails, warts, and painful calluses, along with general foot care.  He is a Fellow of the American Board of Podiatric Medicine, a member of the American Podiatric Medicine Association, and the North Carolina Foot and Ankle Society.

When not working, Dr. Simmons enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, and watching his UNC Tarheels.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Simmons, please call (919) 781-5600.

Additional Information about Dr. Simmons

Education & Certifications See Full Details
  • Medical School
    • Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
  • Residency
    • Washington Hospital Center
  • Board Certification
    • Board Certified, American Council of Certified Podiatric Physicians and Surgeons
Dr. Simmons’ Team See Full Details
  • Medical Assistant — Alyssa
    • (919) 781-5600 Ext. 5676
  • Administrative Assistant —Amy
    • Office: 919-863-6845
    • Fax: 919-863-6821
    • Email: aemitchell@raleighortho.com
  • Test Coordinator — Pat
    • (919) 863-6924
Publications and Presentations See Full Details
  • Articles
    • Rhodes B, Simmons E. Stress Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula. AAPSM Handbook 3rd edition 2006
  • Poster Presentations
    • Simmons E, Cornell R, Fitzgerald R, Steinberg J. Ganglion Cyst or Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma? A Case Report. Presented at 2009 APMA Scientific Conference, Toronto, CA
    • Simmons E, Cornell R, Kominsky S. A New Technique for Plantar Plate Rupture Repair of 2nd Metatarsophalangeal Joint.
    • Presented at 2010 APMA Scientific Conference, Seattle, WA
    • Simmons E, Osterman H. Using Collagen Matrix for Peroneal Brevis and Longus Tendodesis with Simultaneous Lateral Ankle Stabilization Procedure
    • Case study presentation at 2011 ACFAS Scientific Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL
Professional Organizations See Full Details
  • Member, American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Member, North Carolina Foot and Ankle Society
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine

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