We found 6 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept Humana Bronze near Stockbridge, GA.

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
3579 Hwy 138 Se; Suite 101
Stockbridge, GA
 

Dr. Rajiv Pandya specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine and practices in Stockbridge, GA. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Atlanta Knee & Shoulder Clinic, Emory Healthcare, and WellStar. He obtained his medical school training at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia. Patients rated Dr. Pandya highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pandya honors.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 111
  • Charge (avg.): $2,659 - $4,189
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $177 - $1,082
Dr. Todd A Schmidt, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
915 Eagles Landing Parkway
Stockbridge, GA
 

Dr. Todd Schmidt, who practices in Stockbridge, GA and Fayetteville, GA, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Schmidt's patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He studied medicine at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He has received professional recognition including the following: Atlanta Super Doctors.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 42
  • Charge (avg.): $3,419 - $5,017
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $177 - $1,089

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1050 Eagle's Landing Parkway; Eagle Medical Complex, Suite 103
Stockbridge, GA
 

Dr. Neil Berry practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patients rated Dr. Berry highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include knee problems, foot problems, and hand problems. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. His practice is open to new patients. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Berry trained at Jackson Memorial Medical Center for residency. He speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
290 Country Club Drive; Suite 200
Stockbridge, GA
 

Dr. David Antekeier's area of specialization is pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Antekeier is professionally affiliated with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Antekeier is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Pain, Metabolic Bone Disease, Sports Health, Ankle Problems, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1035 Southcrest Parkway; Suite 100
Stockbridge, GA
 

Dr. Saurabh Khakharia works as an orthopedic surgeon. Clinical interests for Dr. Khakharia include arthroscopic surgery, revision arthroplasty (joint revision), and total joint replacement. Patient ratings for Dr. Khakharia average 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He is professionally affiliated with Atlanta Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Revision Arthroplasty, Reconstructive Surgery, MAKOplasty, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jon Philip Finley, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
175 Country Club Drive; Building 100
Stockbridge, GA
 

Dr. Jon Finley's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine; he sees patients in Stockbridge, GA. Patient ratings for Dr. Finley average 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Finley attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

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  • Volume: 11
  • Charge (avg.): $3,400
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $545

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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.
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