Dr. Barry Saffran, DPM

Dr. Barry Saffran, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
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Age 61
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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

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Insurance Accepted

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

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Saffran's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saffran treats Foot Conditions more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Saffran treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Bunion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saffran treats Bunion more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Saffran treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Hammer Toe
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saffran treats Hammer Toe more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Saffran treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Saffran's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Rupture
Acute Gout
Amputation
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arthritis of the Ankle
Bunion
Coronary Atherectomy
Flat Foot
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fungal Nail Infection
Hammer Toe
Ingrown Toenail
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Plantar Fasciitis
Sever's Disease
Sprain
Ulcer of Foot

About Me

Care Philosophy

Perosnalized podiatric medicine and surgery. We care about our patients both personally and medically.

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery

Education

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

Media & Publications

  • Compendium of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery - 2011, 2012

Dr. Saffran's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saffran

3.3

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
52.63157894736842%
(10)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
36.8421052631579%
(7)

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Barry Saffran is the ' Inspector Clouseau ' of podiatry. He is a Pretentious Idiot Buffoon ' QUACK '. That is the most precise accurate description of him without using profanity ; in my honest opinion.
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I have been going to Dr. Saffran for over thirty years for various ankle and foot problems (I have size 15 feet with weak ankles). In addition to treating minor problems, Dr. Saffran has performed two surgeries – one on my left ankle and one for a toe problem. These surgeries remedied my ankle...Read More
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I would NOT recommend Dr. Saffran or his practice to anyone. We were sent to this Dr. after a visit to the ER. The advice Dr. Saffran gave to "be patient and wait for the toe to heel" was just wrong. Several additional surgeons stated my son's condition wasn't possible to heal without surgery....Read More
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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...Read More
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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA