Dr. Peter Fillerup, DPM

Dr. Peter Fillerup, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  

Accepting new patients

Dr. Peter Fillerup, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Santa Maria, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in podiatric surgery.Read his story

Foot and Ankle Center of the Central Coast

1145 E Clark Ave Ste A

Santa Maria, CA 93455
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Fillerup performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 89% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Fillerup's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Fillerup's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fillerup "Dr. Fillerup finds being a podiatrist rewarding and fulfilling. It is gratifying to help others improve their quality of life. The schooling and training, although challenging, helped him prepare to establish a successful practice and reputation as a skilled and caring physician. He enjoys being cutting edge and continues learning and training in new technology and procedures. Living on the central coast with his wife and five boys has been a dream come true. He has been active in the community and in church and has coached multiple sports for his boys throughout the years. He relishes family time, surfing, beach volleyball, fitness, wake boarding and skiing. He enjoys an active lifestyle and enjoys helping others do the same."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fillerup "Dr. Fillerup has been practicing podiatry for more than 25 years. He believes patients should have an active role in the treatment they receive.   Listening to and valuing a patient's concerns is  essential in establishing an appropriate diagnosis and treatment options.  Patients can then make an informed decision and receive the best treatment for them individually.  The ultimate goal is for his patients to return to their desired activity level as soon as possible. "

1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

25  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bone Spur
  • Bunion
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendonitis
  • Warts

8  Procedures

  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Injection Therapy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • BYU
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Masters Of Podiatric Medical Education
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fillerup has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fillerup's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fillerup to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Fillerup's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The staff at Dr. Fillerup is very friendly and professional. Also they are very flexible when it comes down to scheduling a appointment. Dr. Fillerup actually takes the time and explains what he is doing and why he is doing it.
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Kind and understanding. Listened to the foot problems I've been having
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Professional staff and Doctor, has helped me with several foot issues. Will always recommend. Flexible with scheduling.
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