Dr. Andrew Seltzer, DO

Dr. Andrew Seltzer, DO

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o
(34)

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Dr. Andrew Seltzer, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in West Palm Beach, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.

Palm Beach Orthopaedic Institute

1411 N Flagler Dr Ste 9800

West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Fracture Care
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Seltzer'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Seltzer "Dr. Andrew Seltzer has been trained in the subspecialty of hand, wrist and elbow. Dr. Seltzer performs total joint replacements of hips, knees, elbows, wrists and fingers as well as knee and wrist arthroscopy. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopaedics at Nova Southeastern University. He has been teaching medical students, interns and residents since 1989. Dr. Seltzer is an avid golfer and is a lover of all sports."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Finger Disorders
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radial Nerve Entrapment
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Wrist Fracture
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Wrong procedure (12/16/2016)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Des Moines University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine And Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Usc University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Seltzer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Seltzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Seltzer's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Seltzer to family and friends
34 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Seltzer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Dr. Seltzer is the best surgeon I have ever been to! I had a compound fracture of my wrist. After he performed surgery, my wrist healed quickly and is fully operational!
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This orthopedic office is like the puppy meal of Orthopedics. They overbook and do not allow enough time for each patient. The office and Jupiter is shabby staff is rude. Avoid it.
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Dr. Seltzer has to be one of best, most compassionate and caring doctors I have ever known. Two days before Thanksgiving, I had a sewing machine needle go through my finger and break off in two pieces inside. Dr. Seltzer performed surgery on Thanksgiving day to extract the pieces because he was...more
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I have been going to Dr. seltzer for 20+ years for one orthopedic issue after another he has operated on both of my elbows u. he has been taking care of my knee from shots to just recently total a knee replacement. His bedside manner is awesome as well as his staff as I am home recuperating from...more
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Never saw him -after 2 hour wait I was told he had 5 patients in front of me. They double book to make more money. Glad I left after seeing other reviews esp that he operated on the wrong hand of one patient. Wow!!
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