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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Avon Lake Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Avon Lake Family Health Center
Primary Location

Avon Lake Family Health Center

Appointment:
440.204.7800
Fax:
440.930.2823
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Foot Screening
  • Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment
  • Diabetic Nail Care
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Foot Assessment
  • Nail Care
  • Plantars Wart Treatment
  • Podiatry
View all 9 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Pain
  • Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
  • Bunions
  • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
  • Diabetic Foot Problems
  • Diabetic Foot Ulceration
  • Foot & Ankle Arthritis
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Foot And Ankle Ulcers
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Injuries
  • Hallux Valgus
  • Hammertoes
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spurs
  • Open Wounds and Ulcerations
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Warts
  • Sprained Ankle
  • Warts
View all 23 Specialties +
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Biography

About Joy Rowland, DPM

Joy Rowland, DPM, is a Staff Podiatrist in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. She specializes in the nonsurgical approach to foot and ankle conditions. She attended the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (now know as Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine) and competed her residency at the Louis Stokes VA Medical Center. Her interests are in foot and ankle injury, diabetic foot examinations, and treats many other conditions of the foot and ankle. She welcomes children and adults alike. 

Dr. Rowland has presented at numerous events on appropriate care of the diabetic foot and she has been interviewed regarding several foot health issues as well. 
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2009

Education & Fellowships

Residency - Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (Kent State University)
Primary Podiatric Medicine
Independence, OH USA
1996

Medical Education - Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (Kent State University)
Independence, OH USA
1995

Undergraduate - Washington and Jefferson College
Washington, PA USA
1991

Specialty Interests

all nail care, Calluses, diabetic foot management, diabetic footcare with emphasis on foot wound/infection management, diabetic nail & foot care, foot and ankle trauma, fractures and injuries of the foot and ankle, Heel Pain, open wounds and ulcerations, podiatry, Warts

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 4/14/2020, Dr. Rowland has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

278 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

64 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

Very busy doctor, considering this she did very well.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

dr rowland, staff and greeters were excellent...there was confusion with scheduling, however.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

dr rowland was excellent in every way!!!

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

Dr. Rowland and staff was very helpful and understanding in getting Ida in for an appointment. She had been in lockdown at her assited living for 9 months and really needed her toe nails cut.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

The name JOY is befitting, she's truly AMAZING at what she does, and a beautiful person inside and out. She is very informative with what treatments she's performing, caring, great personality. She makes you feel comfortable and reassured even if it's uncomfortable news she may have to deliver. You couldn't have hired a better doctor. Dr Joy Rowland makes me feel like a good friend, maybe even an extended family member of hers, she really cares about me and my well being. I love her....SHE ROCKS!

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

The staff are very courteous and friendly. They certainly help to ease the appointments for patients especially children. Dr. Rowland has a heart of gold.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Really liked the Dr.

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020

Dr. Rowland and the entire staff gave me a feeling of confidence in their capacity to address my podiatric issues.

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

My wife called Dr Rowland's office a month ago regarding concerns about an injury to my small toe on my right foot. She left a message and someone from Dr Rowland's office called back a short time later and provided us with options about how to treat my injury. Their quick response and instructions were most appreciated! Great staff!

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Dr Rowland is an excellent doctor. She never makes you feel rushed. She also makes sure you understand any instructions you are given regarding your care.

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Dr Rowland is a very professional caring person

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

love Dr. Rowland! so sweet so caring so gentle . she completely earned my confidence !

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

The doctor was very thorough in her exam, treatment and recommendations for my own care plan once I am home and on my own.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

great doctor

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

Dr. Rowland is excellent!

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

This is an excellent doctor n thus experience is always good with her.

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

This doctor carries such a positive vibe from my initial visit with her l felt she was the doctor for me

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Rowland is both professional and caring. I highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

I felt the Doctor and staff at times went above and beyond my expectations while holding my health and well being as their number one 1 priority.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Good visit with Dr. Rowland

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

my experience with Dr. Rowland has always been very good. she always listen to you and explains everything very throughly

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2020

There is not much more I can say except that I would not go elsewhere for any care and that is in part due to the interaction between doctors and the efficiency of the whole organization in caring for patients.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

Dr. Rowland was very compassionate and understanding of the pain that I was feeling as she had to inject my toes for the nail removal. She really took her time and cared about me. I really appreciate that.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

Dr. Rowland is great. She took the time to listen to my concerns and was able to help me.

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020

Dr. Rowland has a great spirit

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Dr. Rowland is always pleasant and always very efficient in the care she delivers.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Dr. Rowland is, UNEQUIVOCALLY, the BEST, MOST PROFESSIONAL, SINCERE, HARD WORKING, RESPECTFUL, KIND, RESOURCEFUL, SKILLED Podiatrist I have ever encountered. I am a 72yo Reg. Nurse. There is no area in which she does not excel!!!

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Dr. Rowland showed me my X-rays and explained the injury thoroughly as well as what my options were. she displayed kindness and empathy and explained everything she was doing during my exam in detail.

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Except for the wait in the treatment room everything went off without a hitch. Dr. Rowland was as gentle as she could be under the circumstances. We will return to her until we can make suitable appointments in Elyria.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Dr Rowland was excellent, very helpful and explained everything she did in providing the care needed for my visit.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

I had to drive an hour to see this dr but would again..she was wonderful

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

Dr. Rowland is kind, caring, understanding and an outstanding doctor.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

*Dr. Rowland and all her staff are always courteous and professional and take the time to address my concerns despite their busy schedule. They never make me feel rushed.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

I know doctor's are backed up due to the Covid. It's not her fault I couldn't get in quicker

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

very kind and helpful. Loved Dr. Rowland!

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

Dr. Rowland is an excellent physician. She is caring and compassionate and I would highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

Dr Rowland was extremely kind and determined to figure out the problem in my toe area.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

I was very happy with the concern that Dr Rowland showed in determining the issue with my toe. Her concern made me feel very confident in the plan of action.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

Dr. Rowland is the best

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

I have no problem getting an appt. with Dr. Rowland. The Avon Lake Clinic office staff are helpful and very pleasant.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Dr. Rowland provided excellent care for my injured toenail.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

I have recommended this care provider to a friend.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr. Rowland was exceptional in all ways

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

Dr. Rowland is very efficient and professional. Always takes good care of me. I hope she will be my foot doctor forever.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Dr Rowland and her staff are very courteous, professional, and they take the time to address any concerns I have.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Recently, my husband smashed his great toe while doing yard work and was treated by Dr Rowland a few days later. Due to the Covid 19 precautions, I was not able to go into the exam room with my husband. After treating my husband's injury, Dr Rowland called me on my cell phone and gave me a verbal update about my husband's wound and necessary daily dressing changes. She made certain both my husband and myself understood the discharge instructions and also when he was to return to her office for followup.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

everything was very professionally handled,doctor answered all questions

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

Dr Rowland was thorough and clear in doing the exam of my feet

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Dr. Rowland is an excellent podiatrist.

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Dr Rowlands and Nicole have been helping me treat a stubborn foot bone break since February. Excellent care and concern for my well being.

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

I like doctor Rowland very much! she is very helpful and giving

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Dr. Rowland has always been an excellent CCF Caregiver--both professional and compassionate. I have been seeing her for several year and so appreciate her knowledge and treatment.

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

always a pleasant experience whenever i have an appointment love my Doctors one and all would not want to go anywhere else

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Dr. Rowland always is upbeat and kind. She genuinely cares and it shows in how she treats my 93 year old mom.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Dr. Rowland Is an amazing doctor she really cares about you as a person I highly highly recommend her

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

GREAT DOCTOR

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Dr. Rowland is professional and very pleasant.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

second time seeing dr Rowland. great listener, problem solver, not stuffy, very real. I know I'll get an honest opinion and fair answer to any questions.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

DR Rowland is always professional, knowledgeable, and caring. A great visit, thanks!

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

dr. Joy Roland makes you feel so at ease I would recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Dr. Rowland is very kind and thoughtful and treats me very well. She is tops in her field, from my perspective with feet. I can highly recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Dr. Rowland took the time to explain the problem and ways toremedy the pain.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

Dr. Rowland was highly recommended and I can see why. She listened to my concerns and did a temporary fix to my problem which alleviated a lot of my pain. She gave me some options for solving my problem and then followed through with her referral.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Dr Rowland is very professional and truly cares about her patients.

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