Dr. Steven Shindler, DPM

Dr. Steven Shindler, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Steven Shindler, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Stamford, CT and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1976 and specializes in podiatry.

1275 Summer St Ste 106

Stamford, CT 06905

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
more than 60% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 52% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 23% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shindler "Dr. Shindler and his staff have a special concern for our patients based on 40 years of caring, not just for the human foot, but for the patient that it's attached to. In today's hustle-bustle world, most people do not take the time to smile and share. Our staff has been motivated with emphasis not only on skills, but also going the "extra mile" to offer the finest podiatric care for our patients and their families."

1  Specialties

  • Podiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

35  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Callus
  • Corn
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Erythroderma
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Skin Diseases
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
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6  Procedures

  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Brooklyn College Of Pharmacy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine & Affiliated Programs
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • German
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Steven Shindler, DPM
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Dr. Shindler was recommended by my primary physician during an emergency visit. I was in much pain, barely able to walk. 2014's winter had left an open sore on the bottom of one foot, painful ankles. Within 3 short visits, Dr. Shindler had successfully diagnosed the problem, secured orthotics for...Read More
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I have been treated by Dr. Shindler for many years for various foot problems. He has always been totally accessible, caring and most importantly, successful. He diligently takes time to explain what is wrong, how he will treat the problem and what I need to do for follow up care after my...Read More
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Dr. Schindler is great. He knows his medicine and explains everything to me. I love his sense of humor and compassion. I've been a patient of Dr. Schindler for about two years now with no regrets. His medical advice is always useful and top-notch. I would highly recommend Dr. Schindler to anyone...Read More
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Dr Shindler is simply awesome. I have had a number of issues during the last few years and his incredible knowledge and caring, both as a doctor and human being, is refreshing. He is a straight shooter, as honest as the day is long, and he is willing to go the extra mile to help his patients. His...Read More
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As a professional dancer who makes a living with my feet, Dr. Shindler and his staff have taken wonderful care off my feet. Not only does he thoroughly make sure I am taken care of medically but the atmosphere of the office is welcoming and relaxing. I have been seeing him for over 5 years and...Read More
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