We found 3 orthopedic surgeons who accept Humana Gold HMO near San Tan Valley, AZ.

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Dr. Jeffrey Lane Biehn, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
37100 N. Gantzel Road; Suite 107
San Tan Valley, AZ
 

Dr. Jeffrey Biehn's area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Banner Payson Medical Center, Banner Goldfield Medical Center, and Banner Health Clinic. Dr. Biehn honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He attended medical school at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. His training includes residency programs at Millcreek Community Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Dr. David Berg Nilsen, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
37100 N Gantzel Road; Suite 107
San Tan Valley, AZ
 

Dr. David Nilsen works as an orthopedic surgeon. He is affiliated with Banner Goldfield Medical Center, Banner Health Clinic, and Banner Ironwood Medical Center. After attending Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at Millcreek Community Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Nilsen is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Dr. Haagen A Diener, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
37100 N. Gantzel Road; Suite #107
San Tan Valley, AZ
 

Dr. Haagen Diener, who practices in San Tan Valley, AZ and Chandler, AZ, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Diener is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University, Dr. Diener attended New York Medical College for medical school. He is professionally affiliated with Banner Goldfield Medical Center, Banner Health Clinic, and Banner Ironwood Medical Center.

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What is Orthopedic Surgery?

Orthopedic surgeons, sometimes just called orthopedists, are surgical doctors of the musculoskeletal system. They work to keep your body active and in motion by treating problems with your bones, joints, tendons and muscles. The most frequently treated disorder seen by orthopedic surgeons is osteoarthritis, a common “wear-and-tear” problem where the cartilage that cushions the ends of the bones wears down, causing friction and pain. Orthopedic surgeons might also see patients for bone and joint deformities, amputation, infections of the bone and joint, overuse injuries, or nerve compression.

Orthopedic surgeons can order tests such as blood work and x-rays to get a clearer picture of the issue. Depending on the illness or injury, more than one different form of treatment may be used. Treatment may include:

  • Surgery, such as fusing bones together to increase stability, or replacing a joint
  • Medication, such as pain medication or steroids to promote healing
  • Casts, splints, or orthotics (devices such as braces or shoe inserts to support the body)
  • Physical therapy, a kind of treatment using exercise, stretching, heat, and massage to heal the body
  • Exercise, stretching, movement, and use of the affected part

Orthopedic surgeons also work to prevent injuries and slow the progression of disease in their patients. They educate patients on ways to prevent future injuries, and they treat illness in order to prevent further damage to bones or joints that may be affected by disease. The goal of an orthopedic surgeon is to help their patients restore movement and regain an active life.

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