Dr. Dolfi Herscovici Jr, DO

Dr. Dolfi Herscovici Jr, DO

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Dr. Dolfi Herscovici Jr, DO is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and orthopedic trauma surgery.

6117 Gunn Hwy

Tampa, FL 33625

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ankle Fracture
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Herscovici Jr'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. Herscovici Jr "I love it when people tell me that their lives have improved after they allowed me to care for their orthopedic problems."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

  • Accessory Navicular Bone
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Clonus
  • Ankle Defects - Short Stature
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Claw Toe
  • Clubfoot
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Corn
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Joint Pain
  • Jones Syndrome
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia


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39  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • First MTP Cheilectomy
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Haglund's Deformity Resection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Midfoot Fusion
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Triple Arthrodesis
  • Wart Removal


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Truman State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Foot and Ankle, Center For Orthopaedic Care
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America, 2005-2009
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics, University of South Florida, 1992-2002
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Orthopaedics, Case Western Reserve University, 1991-1996
  • Robert A. Winquest Cup, 2004
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University College Osteopathic Medicine, 1994-prese
  • Marin Allgower Fellowship, 2005
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Orthopedic Surgery, University of South Florida, 2002-prese
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Herscovici Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herscovici Jr to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Herscovici Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Herscovici was very good and quickly diagnosed and corrected the foot pain I had been experiencing for over 6 months. During my visit it was especially busy and I had to wait over two hours to be seen for my appointment. This was the only problem I had with them and it could have been a one...more
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