We found 6 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept BlueOptions Everyday Health 1410 near Kissimmee, FL.

Showing 1-6 of 6
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.
Dr. David Michael Foulk, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
604 Oak Commons Boulevard
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. David Foulk's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Foulk include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. Dr. Foulk honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. After completing medical school at Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Indiana University. He speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include St. Cloud Regional Medical Center, Osceola Regional Medical Center, and Florida Hospital Kissimmee. Dr. Foulk is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Prosthetics, Arm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, Tibia Fracture, Sports ... (Read more)

Dr. Bradley Michael Homan, MD, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2400 N. Orange Blossom Trail; Suite 100
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Brad Homan's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Homan accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Homan is affiliated with Orlando Health. He is open to new patients.

Read more

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 74
  • Charge (avg.): $1,137 - $2,981
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $116 - $1,130
Dr. Merrill Wayne Reuter, PhD, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1960 N John Young Parkway
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Merrill Reuter is a spine surgery, foot & ankle surgery, and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Lake Worth, FL and Kissimmee, FL. Dr. Reuter has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Areas of expertise for Dr. Reuter include arthroscopic surgery, pain, and osteoporosis. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Dr. Reuter attended Brown University, Alpert Medical School. Dr. Reuter is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Pain, Osteoporosis, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Lower Back Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Harald J Henningsen, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
604 Oak Commons Boulevard
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Harald Henningsen is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Henningsen's hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Cloud Regional Medical Center and Osceola Regional Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Tripler Army Medical Center.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , shoulder arthroscopy, elbow arthroscopy

All Interests: Arm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, Tibia Fracture, Shoulder Fracture, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
604 Oak Commons Boulevard
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Michael Karr's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Karr include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). He is affiliated with St. Cloud Regional Medical Center and Osceola Regional Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Karr attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Arm Fracture, Revision Elbow Arthroplasty, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, Tibia Fracture, Lamina ... (Read more)

Jonathan A Blum
Specializes in Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery
604 Oak Commons Boulevard
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Jonathan Blum specializes in podiatry (foot & ankle medicine) and foot & ankle surgery and practices in Kissimmee, FL and Saint Cloud, FL. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Cloud Regional Medical Center and Osceola Regional Medical Center. Dr. Blum is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Ankle Sprain, Plantar Fasciitis, Ankle Fracture, Hammer Toe, Ankle Arthroscopy, Arthritis, Achilles ... (Read more)

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

New Patients

Reviews

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Podiatry School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

What is Arthroscopic Surgery?

Arthroscopic surgery is a kind of minimally invasive joint surgery that can be used to both diagnose and treat problems within a joint. It is most commonly performed by orthopedic surgeons on six main joints: the knee, hip, shoulder, elbow, ankle, and wrist. Arthroscopy uses very small incisions, so recovery is generally quicker and the risk of infection is lower than with traditional joint surgery.

Arthroscopic surgery consists of two separate procedures. The first part, where the joint is examined and any problems are diagnosed, is called arthroscopy. If surgery is performed at the same time, it is called arthroscopic surgery. Because the two procedures take place together, sometimes these terms are used interchangeably.

During arthroscopic surgery, a small incision is made and a thin probe the width of a toothpick is inserted directly into the center of the affected joint. This probe contains a camera and fiber optic lights to illuminate the joint space. The surgeon can then look at the joint, make a diagnosis, and decide if the problem can be treated. If it can, two more small incisions will be made, and narrow tubes with tiny instruments at the tip will be inserted into the joint along with the camera. The surgeon uses the camera to guide the operation within the joint. Then all of the instruments and tubes are removed, the incisions are bandaged, and the patient can recover.

Arthroscopic surgery is not appropriate for every joint disorder, but it can be used to treat a number of them, including:
  • Inflammation of the joint, for example, synovitis or arthritis
  • Injuries, such as rotator cuff tears, ACL tears, or a torn meniscus in the knee
  • Bone spurs
  • Infections
  • Scar tissue within the joint

When more conservative treatment methods are not able to control pain in a joint any longer, arthroscopy is often the next step to examine and treat joint problems.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.