Dr. Banafsheh Baharloo, DPM

Dr. Banafsheh Baharloo, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Dr. Banafsheh Baharloo, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 2011 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatric surgery, and more.Read her story

11515 Chimney Rock Rd

Houston, TX 77035

Contact Information

(713) 728-3117

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Plantar Fasciitis
more than 89% of peers
Foot Sprain
more than 88% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Baharloo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Baharloo "Dr. Baharloo achievements as a foot and ankle surgeon stem from her hard work and dedication to strive for excellence in everything she does. This was evident by her completion of her undergraduate degree with summa cum laude, majoring in Chemistry, in Houston Texas. She then went on to graduate with honors and receive her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, where she was named amongst the "Who's Who, Among Students in American Universities. She continued to show off her natural abilities and drive to achieve when she completed a rigorous top-tier, three-year, surgical residency program at West Houston Medical Center where she obtained extensive training in forefoot and rearfoot reconstructive surgery, wound care, and limb salvage with a particular interest in new techniques in reconstructive surgery. She excelled during her residency, having more than tripled the required surgical cases needed for completion of her program. Her intense surgical training included total ankle replacements, major foot and ankle reconstructions, Achilles Tendon repairs, Arthroscopic techniques, trauma, and countless other surgeries. Dr. Baharloo is also currently board qualified in Foot Surgery and in Reconstructive Rear Foot & Ankle Surgery with the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. She is also a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Texas Podiatric Medical Association, and American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management. She is truly a rising star in the podiatric foot and ankle field. Dr Baharloo's excellent surgical skills are only surpassed by her compassion and love of taking care of patients. This shines through in her kind personality and her infectious positive outlook and can-do attitude. As patients get to know her, they quickly come to fall for her charms, and are always impressed by her vast knowledge regarding their foot and ankle conditions. Her cultural sensitivity and empathetic nature stem from her early upbringing inShiraz, Iran, where kind hospitality is a way of life. Her Persian background also accounts for her fluency in Farsi. Dr. Baharloo enjoys painting, sculpture, cycling and gardening in her free time. Dr. Baharloo is married and lives in Sugar Land with her husband Dr. Steinhauser."
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3  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Baharloo does not have any board certifications listed.

40  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Foot Disease
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
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23  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Tendon Repair
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • West Houston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • West Houston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Farsi
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What a blessing to have Dr. Baharloo as my surgeon. She took the time to explain all the details of the surgery and the aftercare therapy. I didn't have any pain after surgery and with following her great instructions the swelling was minimal and you can hardly see the incision. I have told all...Read More
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I absolutely loved Dr. Baharloo! Her bedside manor and knowledge was unbeatable and my results have been outstanding! I will never go anywhere else and will tell all my friends and family to come to her.
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Totally HORRIBLE!!!
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I was skeptical about a new Dr., But Dr. Baharloo put that all away immediately. I took my 11 year old son in for some badly ingrown toenails and he was scared. She put him at ease from the get go and in turn did the same for me. She was very friendly and made us all feel at home. Thank you Dr....Read More
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