Dr. Barry Saffran, DPM

Dr. Barry Saffran, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Barry Saffran, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in podiatry and podiatric surgery.

3020 Hamaker Ct Ste 201

Fairfax, VA 22031

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saffran "Perosnalized podiatric medicine and surgery. We care about our patients both personally and medically."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Saffran does not have any board certifications listed.

23  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Acute Gout
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Bunion
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sprain
  • Ulcer of Foot

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Clark University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • St Joseph's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Temple U. School Of Podiatric Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Saffran has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • Compendium of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery - 2011, 2012

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saffran's Reviews

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17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 1

Dr. Saffran's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Avoid Dr. Barry Saffran Barry Saffran is arrogant, has no bedside manner to speak of, is an extremely poor listener, his skills are not up to date, and his follow-up was substandard. This doc was a real disappointment.
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I would absolutely not recommend him. He ordered a very expensive, completely unnecessary test for me. He mis-diagnosed the 2 conditions for which I came to him. I had to wait over an hour to see him while patients who came in after me were seen before me. He was very abrupt and impatient with...more
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My patient history with Dr. Saffran and Nodelman : I have been a patient of Dr. Saffran since about 1988 (yes, I DO qualify for Senior Citizen`s discount at the gym). I was initially referred to Dr. Saffran by my family physician for treatment of foot problems resulting from a congenital flat...more
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The office of Center for Foot & Ankle Care in Fairfax, VA is very professionally run. The staff and doctors are the best at what they do. Dr. Barry Saffran has been taking care of me for many, many years. It is my opinion he has no equal in the field. I have recommended Dr. Saffran, the staff...more
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Best Podiatrist in Fairfax - he is caring, trustworthy, and has an impressive knowledge base. Definitely would recommend!
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