Dr. Walter A. Alm

Dr. Alm received his undergraduate degree in pre-med at Northern Illinois University and attended medical school at the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine. He then completed his surgical residency at Northlake Community Hospital, his final year serving as chief surgical resident. In 1983 Dr. Alm received a Master of Science Degree in Surgery from the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Alm received his undergraduate degree in pre-med at Northern Illinois University and attended medical school at the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine. He then completed his surgical residency at Northlake Community Hospital, his final year serving as chief surgical resident. In 1983 Dr. Alm received a Master of Science Degree in Surgery from the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Alm is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and he is a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.  He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association as well as the Illinois Podiatric Medical Association.  He has hospital affiliations with Advocate Sherman Hospital and Amita Saint Joseph Hospital.

In 2014 through 2016 Dr. Alm served as Advocate Sherman Hospital’s Chief of the Department of Surgery.
Dr. Alm has been awarded the Saint Joseph Hospital Vikram V. Shah, MD Memorial Physician Recognition Award and the Advocate Sherman Hospital Pillar Award for Outstanding Service to the Elgin Community.

Wednesday – Cary –10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Thursday – 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Hours:

Monday & Tuesday – Elgin – 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday – Elgin – 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Accepted Insurance:

Actin PPO Amita
Advocate Centered BCBS EPO
Advocate Centered Humana EPO
Aetna Coverntry
Aetna HMO
Aenta Elect Choice HMO
Aenta Open Access Managed Choice
Aenta Point of Service Open Select
Aetna Arcadia HMO
Aetna Choice Plus/Choice POS/ POS II
Aetna Health Network only/Aenta Health Network Option
Aetna HMO/Aenta Open Access HMO
Aetna Illinois Open Choice PPO/QPOS
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna Medicare Open Access HMO/POS
Aetna Medicare Explorer Value, Premier, DMG Prime
Aetna Medicare PPO/POS/ MAP/Value/ EPO
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access / Select / Elect / Premier
Aetna Open Choice
Aetna PPO
Aenta Saving Plus
Aenta Saving Plus of Northern Illinois HMO
Aetna Signature Admin PPO
Aetna Voluntary
Aetna WholeHealth
Aetna with Innovation Health POS/PPO/POSII
Aetna QPOS
Ascension Amita Complete MA-Medicare
BAS
BCBS Advantage/Blue Precision HMO
BCBS Automated Benefit Service
BCBS Blue Choice Options
BCBS HMO Amita/ BCBS Precision HMO
BCBS MAP PPO Amita
BCBS PPO ACO
BCBS PPO Medicare Advantage *MAP*
BCBS Choice Plus/Premier PPO
Bright Health MAP HMO Amita
Champs VA – SECONDARY ONLY
Cigna Connect Amita
Cigna Great West PPO
Cigna Health Springs HMO
Cigna Health Spring Preferred, Premier, MAP
Cigna Health Spring True Choice MAP PPO
Cigna Health Springs MAP Amita
Cigna Health Springs True PPO Medicare
Cigna Local Plus
Cigna Medicare Advantage HMO
Cigna Medicare Advantage PPO *MAP*
Cigna One health HMO Amita
Cigna POS/EPO/Open Access/Open Access Plus
Cigna PPO/POS/CAC
Cigna Choice Fund PPO/EPO
Cigna Prefered PPO
Coventry
Clear Spring AMP HMO Amita
Healthlink Amita open access
HFN Amita
Humana Choice Care
Humana community select HMO MAP
Humana MAP PPO
Humana MAP PPO Amita
Humana Choice Care/National PPO/EPO/POS-Open Access
Humana National HMO Open Access
Humana POS, Preferred Open Access
Humana PPO
Medicare Railroad
Multiplan/Beechstreet PPO
PHCS Multiplan & Savility
Smarthealth PPO
TrustMark Life
UHC AARP Medicare Complete HMO/ Access HMO
UHC AARP Medicare Complete
UHC Basics
UHC Charter HMO
UHC Choice PPO
UHC Choice Select
UHC Compass HMO
UHC Core PPO
UHC EPO
UHC Naviagte HMO/POS
UHC Nexus ACO
UHC Options PPO
UHC POS
UHC Select Plus
UHC: United Health Care Medicare Advantage *MAP* PPO/HMO (AARP)
UHC: United Health Care One *Golden Rule*
UHC: United Healthcare HMO Advocate
UHC: United Healthcare PPO
Unitehere Health

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