Dr. Gene Whittaker Shaffer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics, and Surgery.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Gene Shaffer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.
He has special expertise in 7 Areas, including Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery Arthroscopy, and Foot & Ankle Problems.4 more special expertise areas
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Education & Awards
Dr. Shaffer graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia.More Education & Awards
Dr. Shaffer has 4 hospital affiliations:
- Albert Einstein Medical Center
- Temple University Hospital - Episcopal Campus
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Shaffer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Independence Blue Cross - 1 plan
- Evercare - 3 plans
- Humana - 3 plans
- Medicare - 1 plan
- Cigna - 3 plans
- Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 4 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Gateway Health Plan - 1 plan
- Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 5 plans
- Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
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- Where does Dr. Gene W. Shaffer practice?
Dr. Gene Shaffer practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics, and Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Elkins Park, PA and Fort Washington, PA.
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