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About Gary Saphire

Gary Saphire, D.P.M.,, F.A.C.F.A.S. is a Podiatrist primarily located in Brooklyn, NY. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Podiatry and General Practice. He speaks French, Russian and Spanish.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 12 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Gary Saphire is Excellent. Gary Saphire has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 12 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Gary Saphire is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Parkway Podiatry

248 Avenue P.
Brooklyn, NY 11204
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Specialties

Gary Saphire has the following 2 specialties

  • Podiatry

    A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM) specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the foot, ankle, and related structures of the leg. Podiatrists treat common foot conditions including bunions, hammertoe, plantar fasciitis, and neuroma, as well as injuries to the foot and ankle, such as sprains and stress fractures.
    Podiatrists complete four years of medical training in podiatry and three years of hospital residency training; they may specialize in a variety of fields, including surgery, sports medicine, wound care, pediatrics, and diabetic care.

  • General Practice

    A general practitioner is similar to a family practitioner in that they treat patients of all ages with a variety of health concerns. These doctors treat everyday ailments, some acute and chronic diseases, and also provid health checkups, physicals, inoculations and preventative care.
    General practitioners differ from family practitioners because they are not required to complete an additional residency in family medicine after completing their medical school residency. Like family practitioners, general practitioners will also provide referrals to patients who are in need of a specialist.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Gary Saphire has the following 7 expertise

  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Callus
  • Foot Pain
  • Hammer Toe
  • Neuroma
  • Plantar Fasciitis

Reviews

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Ridiculous wait time

The doctor is good, but the wait time in the office is insane. Came on time with my little son for his follow up and had to wait more than an hour!! This is just ridiculous and so we just left the office without seeing a doctor because otherwise we'd need to wait another hour I believe. It might be ok for an adult perhaps, but not for me with a little kid. Very disappointed. Never going to come back.

Wait time
60 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Pain Minimized
Effective Treatment
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Dr. Angel

Dr. Gary is very experienced, knowledgeable and has the perfect attitude for the job. On top of that he is very down to earth. He is a great listener and doesn't rip his patients. Where all other specialists asked me to get surgery so they can make money. Dr. Gary healed my injury without it. God bless him and if you are looking for a great doctor with great staff, you will be very unlucky if Dr. Gary is not your doctor.

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5 minutes
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Great Podiatrist

Dr Gary is very good at what he does. Doesn't lie, waste your time or rip you off. Very soft spoken and takes great care of his patients. I highly recommend him.

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5 minutes
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Great doctor and staff

I had pain in my foot, and went to see Dr. Saphire. The doctor examined my foot and he thought I had a stress fracture. I then had x-rays and they revealed a stress fracture. I'm now wearing a 'boot'. I felt comfortable with the doctor and his staff. I'm glad I went to see Dr. Saphire today, instead of ignoring/dismissing my discomfort/pain. I would recommend Dr. Saphire to others. You'll be in good hands with him and his staff.

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5 minutes
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Dr. Saphire is a gem!

Dr. Saphire has been caring for me and my family members for more than 10 years. He has always treated us with understanding, compassion and respect. Doctor has always returned calls promptly. He is one of the few doctors who really listens to his patients. As a diabetic his accurate diagnosis and quick action have prevented hospitalization and possible amputation. Over the years I have recommended many people to him. Everyone has been very happy with my suggestion.

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5 minutes
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Locations & Directions

Parkway Podiatry, 248 Avenue P., Brooklyn, NY
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