Dr. Donald Hershman, DPM

Dr. Donald Hershman, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Donald Hershman, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA. He specializes in podiatric surgery.

American Podiatry Group

450 Sutter St Rm 1101

San Francisco, CA 94108
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hershman does not have any board certifications listed.

13  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease

1  Procedures

  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Donald Hershman, DPM
Dr. H is not for everybody. I am lucky to "inherit" him from his deceased partner. For decades he has sensitively, regularly, successfully treated my ongoing foot drop, diagnosed/treated new or temporary ones (gout, broken foot, diabetes, etc.). He works fast & efficiently TO MINIMIZE MY PAIN....Read More
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P. Kimmel in San Francisco, CA – Nov 04, 2017
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Dr. Hershman places excessive focus in providing his patients with orthotics as quickly as insurance companies will cover them as opposed to listening to his patients and his patients' needs. This single behavior takes much away from Dr. Hershman being a fine doctor which he easily could be.
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Anonymous in San Francisco, CA – Jan 09, 2017
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zero stars. Hershman is impatient, rushed, and does not listen to his patients. He refused to image/treat my foot after I sustained a fracture and I now, at age 35, have permanent arthritis due to walking on a fractured food. He attempted to inject cortisone which resulted in extreme pain and no...Read More
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bETH in Oakland, CA – Nov 08, 2016
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I was referred to Dr. Hershman by my primary care doctor and requested an appointment through this website. After a week of no reply, I called his office and was immediately put on hold. Finally when I spoke to someone I explained that no one had returned my request I was rudely told that...Read More
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C Devine in San Francisco, CA – May 06, 2016
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