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
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 and all the staff were super friendly and professional. They make you feel relaxed and open to ask them questions. I highly recommend this practice.
Dr. Woelffer was amazing - so knowledgeable and engaged. Answered my questions with patience and wrote everything down so it wouldn't be forgotten. Paige was also so lovely and thorough. I also very much appreciated your office being completely up-to-date on insurance coverage and costs. Such a positive and professional experience, thank you.
[...] After Dr. Kirk Woelffer injected my toe, the arthritis pain vanished instantly. I also had an injection by right side of foot which relieved pain in a few hours. Highly recommended for foot treatment.
Dr. Woelffer, his receptionist and physicians assistant were all professional and pleasant. The excising of a hard spot on the ball of my left foot was painless. The results of the procedure allow me to walk now without pain.
Dr Woelffer was GREAT!
You doctor and staff are number one.
The front desk and medical staff were very professional and courteous. [ Dr.Woelffer] had been high recommended by a very dear friend and glad I took her advice. [Dr.Woelffer] makes you feel at ease from the moment he walks into the examining room. Very pleasant and positive. Will recommend without hesitation. Thank you
Thanks, to Dr. Woelffer and his staff for addressing my issue and stopping the discomfort immediately!
the Doctor is the best always take good care of my problem. He is funny ,, has a great bedside manner.
His nurse was great , too.
The [Dr. ]was very professional
was able to get an appointment the next day. As a patient, that means a lot. I was happy he evaluated my achilles tendon problem when I was there.
Very good bed side manners and not over-the-top with professionalism; meaning he made me at ease with casual conversation. Not stoggy. Thank you.
Everyone very professional
The doctor is very friendly and understanding of my problem. He was very helpful and comforting.
Your office and staff are most pleasant and helpful. You set an excellent example for how professionals work together for a good experience for your patients. Thank you sincerely.
Doctor was professional and had a friendly nature which calmed me.
[Dr Woelffer] is terrific and fun!
I found all staff (both medical and administrative) that I dealt with to be extremely friendly and accommodating. It was a very pleasant experience visiting your practice.
Made you feel at ease and very personable. Took care of my problem and gave suggestions as to how to take care of my feet.