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
Graduate: BA, Biology, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine: Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa
Residency: Foot and Ankle Surgery, Deaconess Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Fellowship: American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
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I appreciate Dr. Woelffer's kindness and the optimistic energy he brings. The office staff is professional, positive, and helpful. Thank you all for what you do [...]
The Doctor is first rate,
Dr. W was funny, friendly, helpful, informative.
Dr. Woeffler is great.
Dr. Woelffer and his staff are outstanding! A #1 in all [categories.]
Doctor [Woelffer] is without a doubt the best doctor ever, so thankful to have found him and this office!
The best doctor and the best staff. I would recommend to friends and family. Dr. Woelffer has a way of making you comfortable even when [you're] scared. Thank you
Dr. Woelffer is the greatest he makes you comfortable with his humor all the while assessing your concerns and pain. I hate needles but he always eases my fears and gives me one lol... Best doctor and passionate staff'
Dr. [Woelffer] to listen to my concerns.
I was pleasantly surprised at the ease of the appointment and the professional demeanor of the entire staff.
Friendliest- most cheerful Doctor I have ever been to!
I was very pleased with dr. Woelffer and staff they answer all my questions and concerns. I would highly recommend to my family and friends[...]
Great personality and fun demeanor!
Dr. Woelffer has taken care of me and my feet for several years and I am very pleased with him. He is professional, caring and knowledgeable.
Very.pleased with all facets of the visit. I have already set a return visit. I will continue with your group as my specialist team
Dr. W was so funny and friendly
I like his laid back style, breaks down everything in layman's terms, and really knows his profession inside and out
Dr. Woelffer is very engaging and showed concern for my issues with my ankle. He listens, which has not been my experience with all doctors.