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Dr. Christopher Byrne, DPM

Dr. Christopher Byrne, DPM

Podiatric Surgery ·  Male


Dr. Christopher Byrne, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA. He specializes in podiatric surgery and surgery.


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(805) 543-7788

Dr. Byrne accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Hammer Toe
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Byrne treats Hammer Toe more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Byrne treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Foot Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Byrne treats Foot Conditions more than 99% of his peers

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

Bunion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Byrne's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Callus
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Foot Care
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Fracture
Fracture Care
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Plantar Fasciitis
Skin Lesion
Stress Fracture of Foot
Ulcer
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

Providing quality medical and surgical care of the foot and ankle. Patients will be empowered to be active participants in their healthcare by understanding their specific foot and ankle conditions. Through this understanding patients will be able to make informed decisions that will positively affect their treatment outcomes.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Surgery

Education

Kaiser Permanente Hospital
Residency Hospital
Straith Hospital For Special Surgery
Residency Hospital
1991
California College Of Podiatric Medicine
1986
University Of California Santa Barbara
Undergraduate School
1991
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Byrne's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Byrne

4.0

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(18)
4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
3 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(3)
2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
14.814814814814815%
(4)

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New to the coast. Researched Podiatrist for ingrown toenail and found Dr. Byrne. Going for pedicures cured my toenail issue. Shared my discomfort with my right ankle. Recomended an ankle brace. Worked great however, I'm not suppose to use for the rest of my life. Further test revealed I had a...Read More
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Most likely knows his profession well but is overbooked, rushed and dismissive. His staff is all over the map. Peggy is really nice but taxed to the max and the front office is rude.
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I wondered if we were speaking of the same Dr. or maybe it was just the difference in the complexity of conditions? I had a severe bunion deformity caused by hyper mobility as well as hammertoes with the other 4. As far as the surgical procedure plan - I was given a very general explanation, but...Read More
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Crisp effective and explains. Staff very friendly and efficient
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Communicates well, takes time to listen and explains things thoroughly.
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