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Dr. Andrew Saffer, DPM

Podiatry ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Saffer

Dr. Andrew Saffer, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1999 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.


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(843) 654-8250

Dr. Saffer accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Humana
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Dr. Saffer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hammer Toe
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saffer treats Hammer Toe more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Saffer treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Bunion
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saffer treats Bunion more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Saffer treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Foot Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saffer treats Foot Conditions more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Saffer treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Saffer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • First MTP Arthrodesis
  • First MTP Cheilectomy
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Removal
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Warts

About Me

We at Carolina Foot Specialists exhaust all conservative treatment options available to get patient's active while healing individual patient's foot issues. Our practice has board certified foot surgeons that are trained in the latest surgical techniques for foot reconstruction if needed. We take our time with our patients and explain detailed treatment options in a relaxed office setting.

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Western Reserve Care Sys/Northside Hosp Forum Hlth
Residency Hospital
1999
Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1994
College Of Charleston
Undergraduate School
2002
1999
1994

Awards

Dr. Saffer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saffer

4.2

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Very good experience with Dr Saffer. Had a painless procedure to remove a toenail. Dr Saffer treated me with concern and care. Office staff was excellent. Would and will recommend this practice.
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My experience was excellent! The staff was very friendly, the office is beautiful, and Dr. Saffer was thorough, patient, and professional. My boys have seen him before, but this was my first visit as the patient. It was a super experience.
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Was suffering from a neuroma. Dr. Saffer injectected the site several times, with short term relief. Together, we decided that surgery was the next step. I am now approx. 6 weeks post op and am in awesome shape. Dr. Saffer is kind and listens closely to what you say. Very happy with the care,...Read More
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Dr. Saffer has taken care of my ingrown toenails. He has helped one of my sons with a bunion as well as ingrown toenails & my other son with orthotics & ingrown toenails also. Dr. Saffer has been nothing but attentive & gentle with the procedures. He also gives thorough advice for preventive...Read More
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Not a comfortable experience.I liked this doctor when I met him in the first appointment,he was very calmed, a good listener,and when I went back,he was the opposite.I also didn't like that at that time the customized inserts he ordered when I didn't need them,cost $500.00! And hurt my feet more....Read More
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