Dirk S. Proffer, M.D.

Orthopedics, Surgery - Orthopedics

Additional Practices

Clinical Interests

Adolescents, Ankle Surgery, Arterial & CVP Lines, Arthritis, Arthritis Foot Care, Arthritis Foot Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Aspiration Biopsy, Aspiration of Joints, Back Pain, Back Surgery, Bone/Soft Tissue Injury, Bunion Surgery, Bunions, Bursitis, Callouses, Carpal Tunnel, Casting, Cervical, Congenital Defects, Congenital Hand Surgery, Diabetic Foot Care, Disc Disease, Elbow Problems, Elbow Surgery, Exercise Testing, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Foot Care, Foot Joint Replacement, Foot Surgery, Foot Trauma, Growth Removal, Hammer Toe Surgery, Hand Arthritis, Hand Injuries, Hand Procedures, Hand Surgery, Handicapped Patients, Heel & Arch Pain, Heel Pain, Joint Aspirations, Joint Injections, Joint Replacement, Knee, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Injuries, Lacerations, Ligament Reconstruction, Low Back Pain, Lumbar, Lumbar Discectomy, Meniscal Tears, Minor Surgery, Minor Trauma, Nail Surgery, Neck Pain, Needle Biopsy, Orthopaedic Trauma, Osteoarthritis, Osteomyelitis, Osteoporosis, Osteotomy, Pain Management, Pediatric Foot Care, Pediatric Orthopaedic, Pediatric Surgery, Reconstructive Foot Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Shoulder Injuries, Shoulder Pain, Shoulder Surgery, Shoulders, Sports Medicine, Total Joint Replacement Surgery, Trauma, Traumatic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery



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Medical Education

M.D. : Northwestern Univ - 1984

BS/ST : Western Illinois University - 1980

Medical Experience

Internship: Mount Carmel Medical Center (January 01, 1984 - January 01, 1985)

Residency: Mount Carmel Medical Center (July 01, 1984 - June 01, 1989)

Fellowship: Louisiana State Univ school of Medicine (August 01, 1989 - July 01, 1990)