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Thomas F. Rappette

Thomas F. Rappette, DPM

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  • Podiatry


  • Independent Practitioner

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna Health Plan of IL
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Affordable Medical Networks
  • American
  • American Health Network (Net)
  • American Medical Security
  • Americas Health Plan
  • Anthem Health Plan
  • Bankers Life And Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Community Blue
  • Capp Care Network
  • CCN
  • Centra
  • Central Life Insurance
  • Cigna (Equicor)
  • Cigna PPO
  • CNA Managed Care-Mail Handlers
  • Compass (Oxford Hlth Plan)
  • Core Source
  • Country Life
  • EHIC - Employers Health Ins
  • Employee Health Systems
  • Employers Health
  • Epiqual
  • Evolution Health Care Systems
  • Federal Employee Program (Fep)
  • Fortis Benefit Insurance
  • GEHA (Govt Emp Health Assoc)
  • Great West Care/Life
  • Guardian Life
  • Health Direct
  • Health Link
  • Health Network
  • Health Preferred Of Mid America
  • Health Star
  • Heritage Health Plan (John Deere)
  • HFN (Healthcares Finest Network)
  • Humana Affiliated Medical Group
  • Humana Health Chicago
  • Humana Health Plan
  • Humana Health Plans Of IL
  • Humana Health Premiere
  • Humana POS
  • John Alden
  • John Hancock Preferred
  • Mailhandlers Benefit Plan MHBP
  • Managed Care Inc
  • Mass Mutual Preferred Plus
  • Medicare
  • Metlife Healthcare Network
  • NALC-Natl Assoc Of Letter Carriers
  • New York Life
  • Northwestern National Life
  • One Health Plan Of IL
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • Pacificare Health Plans
  • Preferred Plan TX
  • Principle Healthcare Of IL
  • Private Healthcare Systems
  • Pro-Net/Providers Network Of America
  • Pru Network
  • PruCare Of Illinois
  • Rush Prudential
  • Rush Prudential Plus Plan
  • Time Life Insurance
  • Travelers
  • Travelers Health Network


Medical School

Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, North Chicago, Illinois


Houston Podiatric Foundation, Houston, Texas

Professional Memberships

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
  • Fellow - American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Special Practices & Procedures

  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Sports medicine
  • Diabetic limb salvage wound care
  • Pediatric and adult flatfoot surgery
  • Pediatric flatfoot reconstruction
  • Advanced treatment of heel pain (shockwave treatment - ESWT)
  • Adult foot and ankle pathology
  • Dr. Rappette is a board certified foot and ankle surgeon by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He was residency trained in Houston, TX and has been in practice since 1996. Dr. Rappette has extensive training in pediatric and adult flatfoot surgery, sports medicine, diabetic limb salvage and wound care. His special interests are in pediatric flatfoot reconstruction, advanced treatment of heel pain (shockwave treatment - ESWT), sports medicine, and adult foot and ankle pathology.


As an independent physician practitioner, this physician is not an agent or employee of Rush Copley Medical Center, Inc. or any of its affiliated entities. This physician has chosen Rush Copley Medical Center, Inc. or its affiliated facilities as a place to treat and care for his or her patients.

Office Information

Doctor's Contact Information

Office Hours

Tuesday:  8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (evenings until 7 p.m. by appointment)

Thursday:  8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Monday:  8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday:  8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.



Accepted insurance plans are subject to change without notice. Please contact your insurance provider and the doctor's office to verify your coverage.