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We found 11 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept Humana Basic 6850/HMO Premier near Belton, MO.

Dr. Jeffrey Allen Scott, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
13010 White Avenue; Suite A
Grandview, MO
 

Dr. Jeffrey Scott is a family medicine practitioner. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Belton Regional Medical Center, Menorah Medical Center, and Research Medical Center. Dr. Scott accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Southern Illinois University.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Colposcopy, Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear ... (Read more)

Dr. Purnima Singh Mohan, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Other
17067 S Outer Road; Suite 100
Belton, MO
 

Dr. Purnima Mohan's medical specialty is family medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Mohan include alcohol abuse, chronic sinusitis, and depression. Patients gave Dr. Mohan an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. She takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Mohan studied medicine at Ibero-American University (UNIBE). She speaks Spanish. Her professional affiliations include Belton Regional Medical Center and Research Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Colposcopy, Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear ... (Read more)

Dr. Kirk Douglas Ridley, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
17067 S Outer Road; Suite 100
Belton, MO
 

Dr. Kirk Ridley's medical specialty is family medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Ridley include alcohol abuse, chronic sinusitis, and depression. He is professionally affiliated with Belton Regional Medical Center and Research Medical Center. He is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine and a graduate of Broadlawns Medical Center's residency program. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ridley accepts. Unfortunately, he is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Colposcopy, Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear ... (Read more)

Dr. Daniel Kirk Barnett, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
900 Main
Grandview, MO
 

Dr. Daniel Barnett's area of specialization is general internal medicine. He graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine. Dr. Barnett's residency was performed at Truman Medical Centers. Clinical interests for Dr. Barnett include alcohol abuse, cosmetic treatments, and intensive care. The average patient rating for Dr. Barnett is 4.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Barnett takes. Dr. Barnett's hospital/clinic affiliations include Belton Regional Medical Center, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, and Menorah Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, arthritis, sprains

All Interests: Alcohol Abuse, Breast Pain, Depression, Ear Pain, Eczema, Dizziness, Immunization, Bronchitis, Bone ... (Read more)

Dr. James Francis Queeenan III, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
17067 S Outer Road; Suite 200
Belton, MO
 

Dr. James Queenan's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patients rated Dr. Queenan highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine and Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine and performed his residency at Peninsula Hospital Center. Dr. Queenan is professionally affiliated with Belton Regional Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones), ACL injury

All Interests: ACL Injury, Foot Surgery, Total Hip Replacement, Fractures, Total Knee Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Douglas L Bradley, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
17067 S. 71 Highway; Suite 100
Belton, MO
 

Dr. Douglas Bradley works as a family medicine practitioner. He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at the University of Missouri Health System. His areas of expertise include cosmetic treatments, chronic sinusitis, and alcohol abuse. Dr. Bradley has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Bradley has received the distinction of Kansas City Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Belton Regional Medical Center and Research Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Colposcopy, Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear ... (Read more)

Dr. Logan Frederick Kratt, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
17067 S Outer Road; Suite 100
Belton, MO
 

Dr. Logan Kratt works as a family medicine physician. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Kratt include diabetes, chronic sinusitis, and emphysema. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then went on to complete his residency at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Belton Regional Medical Center and Research Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis

All Interests: Colposcopy, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Wellness Visit, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear ... (Read more)

Dr. David R Williams, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
17067 S Outer Road; Suite 100
Belton, MO
 

Dr. David Williams works as a family practice physician. The average patient rating for Dr. Williams is 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: alcohol abuse, chronic sinusitis, and depression. Dr. Williams's hospital/clinic affiliations include Belton Regional Medical Center, Menorah Medical Center, and Research Medical Center. Dr. Williams is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Colposcopy, Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear ... (Read more)

Dr. Danny Keith Carroll, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
17067 S Outer Road; Suite 200
Belton, MO
 

Dr. Danny Carroll is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Carroll has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He attended medical school at the University of Arizona College of Medicine and the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Truman Medical Centers. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Carroll is professionally affiliated with Belton Regional Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones), ACL injury

All Interests: ACL Injury, Foot Surgery, Total Hip Replacement, Fractures, Total Knee Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Madhavi Yarlagadda, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
17067 South Outer Road
Belton, MO
 

Dr. Madhavi Yarlagadda is an adult endocrinology specialist in Kansas City, MO, Lees Summit, MO, and Harrisonville, MO. Dr. Yarlagadda's patients gave her an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. She honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. She graduated from Osmania Medical College. Dr. Yarlagadda completed her residency training at Abington Memorial Hospital. Her professional affiliations include Menorah Medical Center, Lee's Summit Medical Center, and Research Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis

All Interests: Disorders of Calcium Metabolism, Thyroid Problems, Fine Needle Aspiration, Metabolic Disorders, ... (Read more)

Dr. Kent A Bogner, MD, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine
17067 S Outer Road; Suite 100
Belton, MO
 

Dr. Kent Bogner is a Belton, MO physician who specializes in family medicine. He is rated highly by his patients. His areas of expertise include the following: chronic sinusitis, alcohol abuse, and depression. Dr. Bogner honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine. He trained at Cox Family Medicine Residency for residency. Dr. Bogner is professionally affiliated with Belton Regional Medical Center and Research Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Colposcopy, Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear ... (Read more)

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What are Musculoskeletal Problems?

The musculoskeletal system refers collectively to the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and nerves. It is what gives our bodies structure and allows us to move and do things. Because this system encompasses so much of the body, musculoskeletal problems are extremely varied and can happen almost anywhere. There are musculoskeletal problems that affect only the joints, those that affect the bones, those that affect tendons and ligaments, and those that can happen in any area of the body but cause pain and numbness.

Joint problems include bursitis and arthritis. Bursitis is the inflammation of a fluid-filled sac cushion on the outside of a joint, causing symptoms including pain and swelling. Arthritis is the inflammation and damage of a joint due to wear and tear or disease. There are several treatments for arthritis, but if the damage progresses far enough, joint replacement may be necessary. In joint replacement, a metal or plastic implant is surgically placed within the joint to make movement easier.

Bone problems include scoliosis, fractures, and osteoporosis. Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine, making the normally straight spine look like a “C” or “S.” It is treated with braces or surgery. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to weaken and break easily. It’s most common in women, especially older women. Fully half of all women over 65 have osteoporosis. Fractures are any break in the bone. They can be a simple crack or a severe and complicated shatter. Osteoporosis causes fractures in people who have it, but other causes are trauma (such as a fall) or overuse.

Tendon and ligament problems most often result from injury or overuse. Two good examples are ligament tears and tendonitis. The most common ligament tear is the ACL tear in the knee. This ligament supports and stabilizes the knee and is most often torn during sports activities. Tendonitis happens when a tendon, which connects muscles and bones together, becomes irritated and inflamed. This happens most often in older patients who push their bodies too far, leading to pain and swelling. Treatment for both tendon and ligament problems usually includes rest, ice, and supporting the area to let it heal.

Pain and numbness problems can be caused by overuse, disease, an injury, or a compressed nerve. Lower back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome are two of the most common conditions patients encounter. Lower back pain may be caused by sore muscles that have been overworked, or an injury to the disks separating the vertebrae in the spine. Lower back pain usually goes away on its own within a few days, but it may require medical treatment depending on the cause. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the nerve at the base of the palm becomes trapped or pinched. Symptoms include tingling, pain, numbness, or weakness in the hand. Treatment involves rest and sometimes steroid injections.

Because the musculoskeletal system involves so much of the body, problems here can be incredibly varied in their type and severity. Some musculoskeletal problems will go away on their own or only require rest, while others may require medication, physical therapy, or even surgery.