Dr. Timothy Short, DPM

Dr. Timothy Short, DPM

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Dr. Timothy Short, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Barry University / School of Graduate Medical Science in 2002 and specializes in podiatry, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

6130 N La Cholla Blvd # 135

Tucson, AZ 85741

Contact Information

(520) 469-8077

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Dr. Short's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankle Sprains and Strains
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Short treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Short treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Short treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Short treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Foot Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Short treats Foot Conditions more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Short treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Short's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Fracture
Fracture Care
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Plantar Fasciitis
Stress Fracture of Foot

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Short is Board Certified and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons as well as a Fellow of the Academy of Extremity Nerve Surgeons. Dr. Short specializes in all foot and ankle conditions with specific medical interests pertaining to both the conservative and surgical treatments of sports medicine injuries, tendon pathology, and peripheral nerve disease.

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery

Education

  • 2006
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    Millcreek Community Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    Millcreek Community Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    Barry University / School of Graduate Medical Science
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1996
    Florida State University
    Undergraduate School
    1996

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Short's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Short

4.6

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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For the last 10 years I have been suffering of plantar fasciitis, was not able to walk without pain until I went to see dr. Timothy Short, he explained to me the options and decided to go for surgery, 2 months later I am the happiest person and I can't thank dr. Short enough for the care and the...Read More
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Dr. Short diagnosed my ailment after I was seeing another Doctor for 6 months. He performed a procedure involving hardware, and a bone graft mixed with my own blood drawn during surgery. I'm finally healing well and recovering! I can't wait to get back to my active lifestyle. Thank You!!!
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I struck gold with Dr. Short! He is so knowledgeable, compassionate, soft spoken and patient! I hardly had any pain after surgery. I attribute this to Dr. Short! I had many post surgery appointments with Dr. Short. He really cared about my well being and wanted to make sure I was satisfied...Read More
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I had Bunion Surgery with Dr. Short on July 6, 2018. It has been 5 weeks and I am so pleased with the results! In addition to the bunion, I also had three hammer toes repaired. I had minimal pain during the recovery period. He always answered all of my questions, and took time to sit with my...Read More
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I am a very active and enjoy cycling, hiking and working out. Dr. Short was very thorough in diagnosing my issues with my foot and explaining all the options for correcting my problem. I choose to have surgery and my recovery has been quicker than initially expected. I would definitely...Read More
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Locations

Northwest Allied Foot & Ankle, Tucson, AZ

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 1:30pm - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Golden Rule
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
Health Net of Arizona HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
Principal Life
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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