Dr. Kirk Woelffer hails from Mound, Minnesota. After graduating with a degree in Biology from St. Olaf College in Minnesota, he obtained his medical degree from Des Moines University in Iowa. Dr. Woelffer then completed his surgical training at Deaconess Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri under the guidance of Dr. Allen M. Jacobs. As an American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons European Fellow, Dr. Woelffer had the opportunity to work with surgeons in Germany and Austria. Today he is proud to be the official podiatrist of the North Carolina FC professional soccer team and Company Consultant for the Carolina Ballet.
Dr. Woelffer is Board-Certified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rear-Foot/Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He holds memberships with: American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, American Podiatric Medical Association, North Carolina Foot and Ankle Society. Dr. Woelffer is active staff at WakeMed Hospitals, Duke Raleigh Hospital, and Blue Ridge Surgery Center.
Current Team Podiatrist – North Carolina Football Club professional soccer team
Current Company Consultant – Carolina Ballet professional dance company
Past Team Podiatrist – Carolina Hurricanes professional hockey team
Past President – North Carolina Foot and Ankle Society
Past Committee Member – Diabetes Center, Duke Raleigh Hospital
Past Panel Physician – Wound Healing Center, Duke Raleigh Hospital
“Five-Year Follow-Up of Instep Plantar Fasciotomy for Chronic Heel Pain”, The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, July/August 2000
“Bisphosphonates for the Treatment of Charcot Neuropathy” (diabetic bone disease), The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, September/October 2004
Top 3 Podiatrist in Raleigh, NC
BA, Biology, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine: Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa
Foot and Ankle Surgery, Deaconess Hospital, St. Louis, MO
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
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Dr Woelfer is very personable and listens to my concerns
both the doctor and his medical support team were amazing! I felt very important to them and they cared about me.
Dr Woelffer is just wonderful. He is very humorous, but detailed in his exam. He got me sorted right away. Most excellent.
[Knowledgeable] and entertaining
Dr. Woelffer is fantastic! Very thorough, very understanding of my discomfort, overall a great doctor.
Excellent service all around, and everyone was in good spirits!
This is where I will come for foot problems. Great place.
Wonderful doctor who’s committed to the health of his patients! His enthusiasm is also contagious and makes patients more optimistic about their path to recovery.
I have been getting excellent results from all at the Foot and Ankle clinic.
Great personality and bedside manner!!
Dr. Woelffer was great !
Wonderful experience, always friendly and professional.
[Dr. Woelffer] is great! [...]He is a really good doctor and he makes the visits fun!
Dr. Kirk W takes care of my entire family. He is the ultimate professional. Very caring, thorough explanations, wants you to feel comfortable. Kirk is very upbeat, a unique quality that is hard to find these days. We are loyal to Dr. Woelffer.
Very professional and kind.
The staff was extremely professional from the check -in to the check out. Dr. Woelffer was very caring and listen to my concerns about my ankle. His RN also extremely nice. This practice cares about the patient and resolving the issue at that time. Office administrator was so helpful getting my paperwork filed with my HR. Thank you to everyone at the office for helping me to the road to recovery.
Dr. Woelffer ROCKS!
Dr Woelfer is a great, knowledgeable doctor. His ability to give injections in your foot almost painlessly is uncanny.