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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gene Shaffer, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgeon is Good. Dr. Shaffer has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.1
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gene Shaffer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Shaffer graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)


Dr. Shaffer has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Albert Einstein Medical Center 
  • Montgomery Hospital XXXXX 

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Additional Information
Dr. Gene W Shaffer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics, and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Gene W. Shaffer practice?
Dr. Gene Shaffer has 1 office location.
Dr. Gene Shaffer practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics, and Sports Medicine near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons and Philadelphia Orthopedic Surgeons.