Dr. Fred Birnbaum

Podiatry
Fairless hills, PA
43 years experience male

Locations

Bensalem Podiatry Assoc

Bensalem, PA

Address

1950 Street rd, suite 101, Bensalem, PA
Directions

Fax

215-245-4011

Insurances accepted

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Fred Birnbaum, DPM

Fairless hills, PA

About

Bio

Born and raised in Phila Pa to Holocaust survivors. Married with 2 grown boys and 2 grown stepchildren. Hobbies include non-traditional healing, fishing, sports memorabilia, and competitive pinochle. Also a certified Yoga Teacher from the Sky Foundation and certified Integrative Kabbalistic Healer.

Specialties
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Podiatry

Licenses

United States: Pennsylvania

Languages spoken

English, Russian

Doctor Q&A

257 Answers
125 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
43 years experience Podiatry
Subungual hematoma: This is a term which means blood accumulation under the nail. Usually from a minor trauma, but frequently seen in runners, it sometimes will bleed ini ... Read More
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2 thanks
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
43 years experience Podiatry
Increased blood: Your blood vessels are dilating, increasing blood flow to the area. This could be normal for you, but there are some medical conditions which cause th ... Read More
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2 thanks
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
43 years experience Podiatry
Extremity trauma: Physical trauma to the soft tissues (skin, blood vessels, nerves, muscles, ligaments) joints, and or bones of the part of the body below the leg compr ... Read More
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1 thank

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Jul 17, 2014
Dr. Birnbaum is a very intelligent and caring professional. I highly recommend him as an outstanding podiatrist.
Mar 1, 2014
Very accurate and timely responses.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Birnbaum is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you so very much for answering my question. I have an appointment Monday with an orthopedic doctor. Thank you again.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks so much, my dr told me a year ago I suffer from neuropathy.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Going to try these recommendations. Thank you

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

PCPM
Graduated 1978MD

Residency

DD Eisenhower Army Med Center

Affiliations

American Board of. Disability Analysts
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