Dr. Gary Saphire, DPM

Dr. Gary Saphire, DPM

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Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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66 y/o
(37)

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Dr. Gary Saphire, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

Parkway Podiatry

248 Avenue P

Brooklyn, NY 11204
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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • MetLife
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Saphire's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saphire treats Foot Conditions more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Saphire treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Nail Avulsion and Excision
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saphire performs Nail Avulsion and Excision more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Saphire performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Foot Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saphire treats Foot Fracture more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Saphire treats this condition more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Saphire's conditions and procedures:

  • Accessory Navicular Bone
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care
  • Bunion
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Geriatric Foot Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Infections
  • Injuries
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Poor Circulation
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Fractures
  • Warts
  • Wounds

About Me

As a board certified foot and ankle surgeon I strive to treat all patients in an appropriate and efficient manner to assure that a rapid return to full function is achieved. We at Parkway Podiatry will treat you in comfortable environment using the most advanced diagnostic and treatment methods currently available.

Patient Testimonials

"Dr. Saphire was great he really understood my problmes"

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

Education

1988
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery
1988
Boards Certificate-American Board Of Podiatric Surgery
1979
Coney Island Hosp
Residency Hospital
1978
Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1974
Brooklyn College
Undergraduate School
1988
1988
1979
1978
1974

Languages

  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Uzbek

Dr. Saphire's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saphire

4.7

Based on 37 reviews

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Dr Saphire took the time to listen to me then asked questions about my day to day activities before he examined me. (I had been to 2 other podiatrists who barely examined me before deciding on the treatments they wanted to do. neither was able to help me.) After taking x-rays he was able to make...Read More
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Staff is very polite, Wait time was about 10/15 minutes. Dr Saphire is very generous. He helped me with my heel pain and orthotics. Highly Recommend
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he took good care of me and resolved my problems. i would recommend Dr. Ssaphire. satisfied with my care
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Great Staff, very polite, not a long wait, everyone is very generous
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Having Dr. Saphire as my podiatrist was truly an exceptionally positive experience. He is attentive, responsive and caring and an excellent doctor. I highly recommend him.
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Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Elderplan
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Health Net
HealthNet
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MetLife
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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