Dr. Matthew German, DPM

Dr. Matthew German, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 32
Dr. Matthew German, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in 2012 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

29829 Telegraph Rd Ste 202

Southfield, MI 48034

Contact Information

(248) 258-0001

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • HAP Insurance
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. German's bio

This content was provided by Dr. German "Dr. Matthew German is originally from central Minnesota, where he attended Lakeville High School. Dr. German graduated from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, where he studied Chemistry and Biochemistry. He went to medical school at the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Iowa. After completing medical school, he was selected to one of the top surgical training programs in the nation in foot and ankle surgery in Newark, New Jersey. There, he completed his 3 year surgical residency at University Hospital, the primary teaching hospital for Rutgers University's New Jersey Medical School. While there, he was honored to be chief resident for his final year of residency. He is interested in all aspect of foot and ankle medicine and surgery. He enjoys the outdoor life that Michigan provides, whether it is hunting, fishing, rafting or hiking with his fiance. He has been a lifelong Tigers, Lions, and Red Wings fan and is excited to root on his Detroit teams in their home town."
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2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. German does not have any board certifications listed.

29  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • 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
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot

22  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • 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 and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • University Of Minnesota
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2008
  • Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Pmsr-Rra University Hospital, Newark
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Had Doctor German remove great toenail on right foot . even in follow-up visits he didn't tell me that the right corner was still growing. he should have removed the right corner a second time but did not. Had to go to a different podiatrist to have the toenail removed properly. Find another...Read More
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Dr. German operated on my ankle this year, he was kind compassionate and a exceptional surgeon. He truly cares for his patients and helped me in every way possible. I am fully mobile now after years or pain, I am thankful to him and everything he did for me. I would not hesitate to refer him to my...Read More
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I went to Dr. German for a broken toe. The office runs like a well oiled machine. They are prompt, efficient and friendly. Dr. German somehow strikes the balance between keeping his schedule and making you feel like you have the time you need in your appointment to ask questions. He is...Read More
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When I first came to Dr. German I was in such pain in the bottom of my foot. I felt like I was walking on a ball. He suggested that I get inserts for my shoes. I did order them. The Very first day I put them in my shoe the pain went away. As I continued to wear them I have no pain in my foot. ...Read More
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Dr. German is AMAZING! He is extremely knowledgeable, even about my rare foot problem (Charcot foot), very caring, and always makes me feel like my questions and issues are of utmost concern to him. I am so impressed by the level of care he gives. The office staff is amazing too!
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