Dr. James J. LaPolla, Jr., D.P.M., is a Board Certified Physician of Podiatric Medicine, that is, a surgeon of the foot and ankle. He is The Chief Podiatric Surgeon of Northeast Ohio Foot, Ankle & Wound Center Inc. with offices in Howland and Brookfield. Dr. LaPolla is a 1989 graduate of The Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine with a Doctorate Degree in Podiatry and is a member of The Ohio Podiatric Medical Association. He also contributes to The Boy Scouts of America and The Butler Art Museum. Dr. Lapolla resides in Warren, OH with his wife and five children.
Dr. LaPolla has staff privileges at Akron Children's Hospital. This means that in addition to offering podiatric services at both of his offices, Dr. LaPolla, Jr. is able to provide medical and surgical care of the foot and ankle for patients at any of the hospital's campuses, including locations in Warren, Howland, Boardman and Akron.
Dr. LaPolla is a proud member of The American College of Foot & Ankle Pediatrics (ACFAP). He recently attended the ACFAP 3rd Annual International Pediatric Foot & Ankle Seminar at the Atlantic Oceanside Resort in Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor, Maine on June 8-10, 2017.
American Podiatric Medical Association
Ohio Podiatric Medical Association
American College of Foot and Ankle Pediatrics (ACFAP)
"...I will send my family and friends to Dr. LaPolla. This was the best treatment and service from a doctor I [have] ever experienced. This [doctor] should train other doctors. I think he is related to Dr. Oz. Love this doctor dearly!!! My feet [are] looking good now... pedicure, then new sandals."
-- William Johnson
"...I was very pleased with Dr. LaPolla and the office staff."
-- Helen Bassin
"...All my concerns were answered by Dr. LaPolla in a manner that was easily understood. Thank you!"
-- Betty Stephens
"...Dr. LaPolla is the best! Very kind, gentle and explains everything to you. I would refer anyone to him that needs foot care."
-- Cheryl Oconnor
"...I am very satisfied with Dr. LaPolla’s services and will recommend him to friends in the future."
-- Victoria Riggle
"...Very welcoming and easy to talk to."
-- Beth Starcher
"...You have done more to try and help me than anyone else I have seen."
-- Kristan Young
"...You are doing a great job. Keep up the good work!"
-- Jodi Rihel