Dr. Ira Fox, DPM

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Dr. Ira Fox, DPM
Dr. Ira Fox, DPM is a podiatric surgery doctor who practices in Somers Point, NJ. He has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Fox is affiliated with Shore Medical Center.

Shore Orthopaedic University Associates

24 MacArthur Blvd

Somers Point, NJ 08244

Contact Information

(609) 927-1991

Dr. Ira Fox, DPM

Dr. Ira Fox, DPM

Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

Along with treating the problem or disease Dr. Fox out of respect for each patient enjoys educating them in understanding the problem or disease state for which he is seeing them. Dr. Fox fully offers both nonsurgical and surgical treatment plans. He works with the patient to develop a treatment plan which is comfortable for his patients.
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Dr. Fox's Experience

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Dr. Fox's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Podiatric Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Fox does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Clonus
  • Ankle Defects - Short Stature
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Plantar Fasciitis
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Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Chicago Hospital For Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Forkosh Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Chicago Hospital For Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fox has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • Surgical Concepts, 1990
  • Surgical Concepts, 1989
  • Juvenile Bunion Correction by Epiphysiodesis of the First Metatarsal, 1983
  • Iliac Apophysis in Teenaged Distance Runners, 1986
  • Bioelectric Repair of Metatarsal Nonunions, 1983
  • The Offset-V Modification of the Chevron Bunionectomy: A Retrospective Study, 1992
  • Transchondral Fractures of the Dome of the Talus, 1986
  • Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis with Intramedullary Interlocking Nail Fixation, 2000
  • Hematogenous Osteomyelitis of the Calcaneus: Review of theLiterature and a Case Report, 1993
  • Solitary Osteochondroma of a Metatarsal: A Case Report, 1982
  • Epiphysiodesis of the First Metatarsal, 1989
  • Lesser Metatarsophalangeal Joint Implants, 1987
  • Indium-111 Scanning in Diabetic Foot Infections, 1990
  • The Pneumatic Ankle Tourniquet: A Clinical and Electrophysiologic Study, 1981
  • The Pneumatic Tourniquet in Extremity Surgery, 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Fox does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Fox and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Fox's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fox to family and friends
2.7
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Fox's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Absecon, NJ |
I was disappointed in his overall demeanor and sense of urgency (upon his entering the room) to get on with his next appointment. Dr. Fox cut me off, mid sentence, as I began telling him what my daughter's situation was (and I am NOT an extensive talker by any means). After rudely interrupting me and informing me of exactly what he wanted to hear/know, I informed him that that information was exactly what I was about to share with him had he not interrupted me.
in Absecon, NJ |
He was so wonderful. My appointment was scheduled for 8:30 and by 8:30 I was already in the back, xrays taken. the office staff was so friendly and caring. The doctor was very informative about my issues and he was quick to come up with the fix. He knew what he was talking about and was able to give me tips as well. After the appointment, unlike most doctors, he told me I don't have to come back to tell him I am doing well. Only come back if I was still having an issue! I highly recommend him!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fox accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Fox has admitting privileges

Shore Medical Center
100 Medical Center Way
Somers Point, NJ 08244
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