Dr. Alison Schiffern, MD

Dr. Alison Schiffern, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Alison Schiffern, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Saint Paul, MN and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of Utah in 2005 and specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery.

200 University Ave E

Saint Paul, MN 55101

Contact Information

(651) 290-8707

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schiffern performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fracture
normal
more than 61% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
normal
more than 47% of peers
Elbow Injuries
normal
more than 44% of peers

Dr. Schiffern's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Schiffern does not have any board certifications listed.

63  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Length
  • Limb Pain
  • Limp in Children
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Perthe's Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
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22  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Analysis
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Utah
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schiffern has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schiffern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schiffern's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schiffern to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Schiffern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Schiffern is outstanding! My 14 year son saw Dr. Schiffern several times after he suffered a football injury which resulted in his ankle being fractured in two different places. My son was misdiagnosed by two other providers before seeing Dr. Schiffern.
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