We found 7 providers matching replacement arthroplasty and who accept Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida BlueOptions Everyday Health near Ocala, FL.

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Dr. Thomas William Wright Jr., MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2300 Se 17th Street; Suite 500
Ocala, FL
 

Dr. Thomas Wright is a hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and Ocala, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Wright include carpal tunnel surgery, elbow pain, and carpal tunnel syndrome. He is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health). After attending the University of Florida College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Wright has received include Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA); Dean's List All Quarters of Attendance in College; and Phi Sigma (Biology Honor Society).

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), shoulder replacement, elbow replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 75
  • Charge (avg.): $8,161
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,531
Dr. James Bradford Duke, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2300 Se 17th Street; Suite 500
Ocala, FL
 

Dr. James Duke is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Duke takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He attended the University of Florida College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Shands at the University of Florida for residency. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement)

All Interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 306
  • Charge (avg.): $3,000 - $3,201
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,517 - $1,614

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2685 Sw 32nd Place; Suite 400
Ocala, FL
 

Dr. Christopher Manseau specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Manseau is 3.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Manseau honors. Dr. Manseau graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement)

All Interests: Pain, Sports Health, Hip Problems, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2640 Sw 32nd Place
Ocala, FL
 

Dr. Nirav Gupta's specialties are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He practices in Ocala, FL. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Gupta studied medicine at Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 50
  • Charge (avg.): $2,900 - $3,340
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $722 - $1,537
Dr. Joseph R Locker, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1710 Se 16th Avenue
Ocala, FL
 

Dr. Joseph Locker is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Locker's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 264
  • Charge (avg.): $5,405 - $6,289
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,481 - $1,611

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1710 Se 16th Avenue
Ocala, FL
 

Dr. Marc Rogers works as an orthopedic surgeon. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 53
  • Charge (avg.): $6,068 - $6,650
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,517 - $1,675

Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2965 Se 3rd Court
Ocala, FL
 

Dr. Troy Lowell is a spine surgeon and orthopedist in Ocala, FL. He is a graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Lowell honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 57
  • Charge (avg.): $4,313 - $5,735
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,258 - $1,660

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What is Joint Replacement?

Joint replacement, sometimes also called arthroplasty, is an option when a joint becomes severely damaged by disease or injury. The damaged cartilage of the joint is surgically removed, the ends of the bones in the joint are resurfaced, and a prosthetic is installed. Most prosthetic joints are made of a metal piece that fits into a plastic sleeve so that they glide smoothly. A joint replacement increases stability in the damaged area and decreases pain. The hip and knee are the two joints most commonly replaced, but joint replacement can also be performed on the ankle, shoulder, elbow and even fingers.

Although joint replacement is one of the safest and most reliable medical procedures available, it is still a major surgical procedure. All surgical procedures carry risks, such as infection or blood clots. For this reason, doctors try to help their patients avoid surgery for as long as they can. Taking arthritis medications, losing weight, avoiding high impact sports such as running, taking supplements such as glucosamine or chondroitin, or having joint injections may allow a patient to enjoy life without the need for surgery.

After having joint replacement surgery, expect some pain the first few days as you recover. Physical therapy is an important part of recovery, and it can decrease complications and increase your future mobility. As soon as possible, returning to low impact sports such as swimming, walking or biking can stretch and heal your new joint. A prosthetic joint can last 15 - 20 years and cannot be further damaged by degenerative diseases such as arthritis, so once it is done you should be pain-free for many years.
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