Dr. Selene G. Parekh, MD

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Dr. Selene G. Parekh, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

North Carolina Orthopedic Clinc 3609 SW Durham Dr, Durham, NC 27707 Get Directions
(919) 471-9622

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      3.8 based on 21 responses
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      in Durham, NC |
      I tore my achilles tendon playing soccer earlier this year and I chose Dr. Parekh after doing research because he had the most experience specifically with ankle injuries and a focus on sports medicine and athletes specifically. He recommended surgery to repair the tendon and everything went well. My recovery has been quicker than anticipated and I'll be skiiing fairly soon. He was very knowledgeable and I always felt like I was getting expert and honest advice with no fluff. Highly recommend!
      in Durham, NC |
      He was average. You are just a number literally. I have unusual problems, especially for my age. He never remembered me and did not review my chart before he came in the room. It was like he knew nothing about me, and I had to start from the beginning each time. Even though I was declared fully disabled by at functional capacity team at DUKE, he didn't want to give me a handicap sticker, I had to insist....strongly. I found the best Dr. & won't be back.
      in Durham, NC |
      Dr. Parekh operated on me to correct a negligible surgery by another surgeon. When I came to him, I was worried that my foot would never be right again. After starting to work with him, I had all the faith that he was going to correct what had been done to me. He was able to remove all the hardware that had broken in my foot from the 1st surgery. Two months after Dr. Parekh operated on my foot, the bone is completely healed, my pain is gone, I can take a "normal" step. Dr. Parekh saved my foot.
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Achilles Tendinitis
      • Achilles Tendon Rupture
      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Arthritis of the Ankle
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Broken Arm
      • Bunion
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
      • Femur Fracture
      • Foot and Ankle Injuries
      • Foot Conditions
      • Foot Fracture
      • Foot Sprain
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Gout
      • Hammer Toe
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Contracture
      • Hand Fracture
      • Heel Spur
      • Hip Fracture
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Sprain
      • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Limb Pain
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lupus
      • Morton's Neuroma
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteochondritis Dissecans
      • Osteopenia
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Ruptured Tendon
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Sever's Disease
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Stress Fracture of Foot
      • Tendon Disorders
      • Tendonitis
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Achilles Tenotomy
      • Ankle Arthroscopy
      • Ankle Fracture Repair
      • Ankle Replacement
      • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Surgery
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
      • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
      • 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
      • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
      • Fracture Care
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Hip Replacement
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Knee Surgery
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Neuroplasty
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Point Injection

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Boston University School of Medicine

        Graduated in 1999

      • Internship Hospital
        University of Pennsylvania Health System

        Completed in 2000

      • Residency Hospital
        University of Pennsylvania Health System

        Completed in 2005

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Pennsylvania Hospital

        Completed in 2006

      • Undergraduate School
        Boston Univ

        Graduated in 1994

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Gujarati
      • Hindi
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Parekh's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Parekh's Care Philosophy

      www.footdronline.com is my office website. I believe in meeting patients' individual needs through comprehensive evaluation and treatment designed to help them achieve an active, pain-free lifestyle. Many musculoskeletal conditions can be treated by non-surgical techniques--surgery is just one treatment option. We combine leading edge techniques with proven traditional methods to provide our patients with the best orthopaedic care possible.