We found 3 orthopedic surgeons who accept Kaiser Permanente near Largo, MD.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1221 Mercantile Lane
Largo, MD
 

Dr. Stephen Ilario's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and Kaiser Permanente insurance. Before completing his residency at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Ilario attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. Dr. Ilario (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Telephone Interpretation, French, and Italian. He is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital (Silver Spring, MD), Suburban Hospital, and Virginia Hospital Center. His practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Hand Surgery
1221 Mercantile Lane
Largo, MD
 

Dr. Terrill Julien is an orthopedic trauma and hand surgery specialist. He has a special interest in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Julien is an in-network provider for Medicare and Kaiser Permanente insurance. He studied medicine at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Dr. Julien's residency was performed at Harvard Orthopaedic Combined Residency Program. His professional affiliations include Holy Cross Hospital and Holy Cross Health (Maryland). He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Orthopedic Surgery

Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1221 Mercantile Lane
Largo, MD
 

Dr. Ian Gordon's medical specialty is spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He attended medical school at McGill University Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Gordon's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with McGill University. He accepts the following insurance: Medicaid, Medicare, and Kaiser Permanente. In addition to English, Dr. Gordon speaks French.

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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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