Dr. Edwin Blitch IV, DPM

Dr. Edwin Blitch IV, DPM

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Age 55
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Dr. Edwin Blitch IV, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Barry University in 1992 and specializes in podiatric surgery, wound & burn care, and more.

9313 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 301

Charleston, SC 29406

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 91% of peers
Achilles Tendinitis
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blitch IV "As a Foot and Ankle Specialist, I try to use the most up-to-date information and technology available, delivering quality and cost effective medical/surgical care to each individual patient encounter. We treat patients like we would expect to be treated, like family."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Wound & Burn Care

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Blitch IV does not have any board certifications listed.

40  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Amputated Toe
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bone Tumor
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Claw Toe
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Double Nails on the Fifth Toe
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Toe Syndactyly, Telecanthus - Anogenital and Renal Malformations
  • Toe Wounds
  • Toenail Fungal Infection
  • Ulcer of Foot
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62  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Amputation
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bone Regeneration Procedure
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • First MTP Arthrodesis
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Joint Fusion
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ligament Repair
  • Midfoot Fusion
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nail Care
  • Nail Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Permanent Nail Removal
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Surgery
  • Subtalar Arthrodesis
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Talo-Navicular Arthrodesis
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Triple Arthrodesis
  • Tumor Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Barry University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Blitch IV's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blitch IV

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

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If you go into doctor blitch office with pain. He will stop the pain and explain to you what he's doing. Plus you'll help all he can he make sure he knows what he's doing Barbara Scott
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Barbara Scott – Aug 22, 2018
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Dr Blitch is an absolutely wonderful talented diagnotian & surgeon. I had reaccuring ulcer on my great toe that would not heal. I went to 2 DOZEN wound care specialists for 5 yrs to no avail.!! Finally I went to Dr Blitch, a surgeon I had gone to before, and within 20 sec of my 5 yr story, he...Read More
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Ceips Tammy in Beaufort SC – May 14, 2018
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Dr. Blitch knows what he's doing. He performed bunion surgery on both of my feet. He's VERY knowledgeable & trustworthy. I travel 2 hours to see him because he is such a good doctor & I have recommended him to many friends.
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Rhonda F in Bishopville, SC – Sep 08, 2016
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