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. Woelffer is the best. So attentive and thorough. And his staff seems equally invested in patients' wellness.
Very personable, knowledgeable, listens to concerns. Great practitioner
Very friendly and enjoyable to interact with.
I always find Kirk and his nurse to be helpful, informative, and friendly. Plus, my toes feel better!
A really positive experience. So grateful to have found Dr. W.
Both the doctor and the assistant made me feel at ease and were knowledgeable about my issue.
Totally satisfied with my visit
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!!