Dr. John Gilfert, DPM

Dr. John Gilfert, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. John Gilfert, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Mechanicsburg, PA. He specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.

5108 E Trindle Rd Ste 100

Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Contact Information

(717) 761-3161

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 86% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 89% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gilfert does not have any board certifications listed.

13  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • 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
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

6  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. John Gilfert, DPM
Dr. Gilfert performed surgery to correct multiple bones problems in my right foot. He was friendly, professional, and very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Dr. Gilfert to anyone suffering from foot pain.
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Dawn Kepler in Camp Hill, PA – Sep 11, 2018
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Dr. Gilfert is thorough and caring. He asks questions, listens, and provides expert advice. He is very friendly and makes you very comfortable. I highly recommend him for all your foot concerns!
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Shermans Dale, PA – Mar 28, 2017
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Saw Dr. Gilfert for possible foot injury - was told needed surgery on first visit - no other treatment available - developed a deep tissue injury due to immobilization after surgery - did not see doctor post op - office staff placed me in a walking boot - continued to have pain - 9 months later was...Read More
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Harrisburg, PA – May 19, 2016
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