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We found 30 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept Humana Bronze near Kansas City, MO.

Dr. Charles E Rhoades, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4320 Wornall Road; Suite 610
Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Charles Rhoades is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Rhoades include shoulder surgery. He is rated 2.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, TRICARE, and Aetna Elect Choice. Dr. Rhoades obtained his medical school training at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and performed his residency at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: Kansas City Super Doctors and Kansas City Superdocs Designation 2007-2016. He is professionally affiliated with Saint Luke's South Hospital, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, and Carondelet Health.

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Clinical Interests: Shoulder Surgery, Hand Problems, Upper Extremity Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,140
  • Medicare Cost: $526
Dr. Robert C Gardiner, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
4320 Wornall Road; Suite 610
Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Robert Gardiner's medical specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Gardiner honors Coventry, TRICARE, and Aetna Elect Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Gardiner completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC). He has received professional recognition including the following: Kansas City Super Doctors. Dr. Gardiner's hospital/clinic affiliations include Saint Luke's South Hospital and Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City.

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Clinical Interests: Total Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,140
  • Medicare Cost: $521
Dr. Brian James Divelbiss, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4320 Wornall Road; Suite 610
Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Brian Divelbiss is a physician who specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include hand problems, wrist problems, and shoulder problems. Dr. Divelbiss accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, TRICARE, and Aetna Elect Choice. He graduated from the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Allegheny General Hospital. He has received the distinction of Kansas City Super Doctors. Dr. Divelbiss's professional affiliations include Saint Luke's South Hospital and Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Dr. Danny M Gurba, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
4320 Wornall Road; Suite 610
Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Dan Gurba is an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon. He is professionally affiliated with Saint Luke's South Hospital, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, and Carondelet Health. Dr. Gurba accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, TRICARE, and Aetna Elect Choice. He studied medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Gurba completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC). Dr. Gurba has received the distinction of Kansas City Super Doctors.

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Clinical Interests: Total Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,051
  • Medicare Cost: $491
Dr. Lowry (Nmi) Jones Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4320 Wornall Road; Suite 610
Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Lowry Jones' area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Jones is 3.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Jones include knee problems, foot problems, and elbow problems. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, TRICARE, and Aetna Elect Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Jones is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine and a graduate of Truman Medical Centers' residency program. He has received the following distinction: Kansas City Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Saint Luke's South Hospital and Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City.

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Clinical Interests: Elbow Problems, Shoulder Surgery, Back Problems, Knee Problems, Ankle Problems, Foot Problems, Hip ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,266
  • Medicare Cost: $342
Dr. Vincent H Key, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
3901 Rainbow Boulevard; Mailstop 3017
Kansas City, KS
 

Dr. Vincent Key practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Key include bone pain, strains, and elbow pain. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and residency at Martin Luther King, Jr.-Harbor Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. Dr. Key has received the distinction of Kansas City Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Key is affiliated with The University of Kansas Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Bone Pain, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Knee Pain, Nerve Pain, Elbow ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,727
  • Medicare Cost: $452
Dr. Kimberly J Templeton, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3901 Rainbow Boulevard; Ms 3017
Kansas City, KS
 

Dr. Kimberly Templeton, who practices in Kansas City, KS, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Templeton attended the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Rush University Medical Center. Her areas of expertise include the following: strains, amputation, and metabolic bone disease. Her patients gave her an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. She takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She has received professional recognition including the following: Kansas City Super Doctors. Dr. Templeton's hospital/clinic affiliations include Kansas City VA Medical Center and The University of Kansas Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Amputation, Metabolic Bone Disease, Myositis, Tumor, Shoulder Reconstruction, Bone Spurs, Bone ... (Read more)

Dr. Greg Alan Horton, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Foot & Ankle Surgery
3901 Rainbow Boulevard; Mail Stop 3017
Kansas City, KS
 

Dr. Greg Horton sees patients in Kansas City, KS and Shawnee Mission, KS. His medical specialties are orthopedic trauma and foot & ankle surgery. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Horton's areas of expertise include the following: bone pain, strains, and amputation. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Horton takes. He studied medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kansas. Dr. Horton has received the following distinction: Kansas City Super Doctors. He is affiliated with The University of Kansas Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Bone Pain, Amputation, Prosthetics, Pain, Orthotics, Tendonitis, Foot Surgery, Nerve Pain, Pelvic ... (Read more)

Dr. Edward Bruce Toby, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3901 Rainbow Boulevard; Ms 3017
Kansas City, KS
 

Dr. Edward Toby is a hand surgeon and orthopedic surgeon in Kansas City, KS. After completing medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Toby include elbow pain, shoulder injury, and free flap reconstruction. The average patient rating for Dr. Toby is 3.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Toby takes. He has received the distinction of Kansas City Super Doctors. Dr. Toby is professionally affiliated with The University of Kansas Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , shoulder arthroscopy, elbow arthroscopy

All Interests: Pain, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Elbow Arthroscopy, Microsurgery, Nerve ... (Read more)

Dr. Steven T Joyce, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4321 Washington Street
Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Steven Joyce's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Joyce's areas of expertise consist of knee problems, sports health, and shoulder problems. He is affiliated with Saint Luke's South Hospital and Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City. Dr. Joyce takes several insurance carriers, including Coventry, TRICARE, and Aetna Elect Choice. After completing medical school at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Truman Medical Centers. He has received the following distinction: Kansas City Super Doctors.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Sports Injuries

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 50
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,995 - $2,837
  • Medicare Cost: $155 - $880
Dr. Kelly James Hendricks, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
3901 Rainbow Boulevard; Department of Ortho Surg Ms #3017
Kansas City, KS
 

Dr. Kelly Hendricks' area of specialization is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Hendricks's education and training includes medical school at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and residency at the University of Missouri Health System. His areas of expertise include hip replacement, knee replacement, and hip injury. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He is affiliated with The University of Kansas Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Hip Pain, Hip Problems, Knee Pain, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Joint Pain, Knee Problems, Hip Injury, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2790 Clay Edwards Drive; Suite 1230
North Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Erich Lingenfelter is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. After attending the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Truman Medical Centers. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Lingenfelter honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Lingenfelter has received the following distinction: Recipient of Richard H. Kiene Award for highest Orthopaedic In-Training Exam. Dr. Lingenfelter (or staff) speaks German and Dutch. He is professionally affiliated with North Kansas City Hospital (NKCH), Saint Luke's North Hospital-Smithville, and Saint Luke's North Hospital-Barry Road. Dr. Lingenfelter's practice is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 84
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,631 - $2,446
  • Medicare Cost: $175 - $1,068
Dr. John Michael Sojka, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
3901 Rainbow Boulevard; Ms 3017
Kansas City, KS
 

Dr. John Sojka is a specialist in orthopedic trauma. He works in Kansas City, KS. He attended the University of Kansas School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Creighton University for residency. Clinical interests for Dr. Sojka include bone pain, strains, and amputation. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He is professionally affiliated with The University of Kansas Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Bone Pain, Elbow Pain, Shoulder Reconstruction, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Musculoskeletal Pain, Wrist ... (Read more)

Dr. Stephen William Munns, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS
 

Dr. Stephen Munns is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. These areas are among his clinical interests: bone pain, strains, and leg pain. Dr. Munns takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He graduated from the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dr. Munns has received the distinction of Kansas City Super Doctors. He is affiliated with The University of Kansas Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, hip arthroscopy, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Bone Pain, Pain, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Hip Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Christopher James Maeda, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4320 Wornall Road; Suite 312
Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Chris Maeda is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include hip replacement, knee replacement, and trauma. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Maeda's education and training includes medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School and residency at Truman Medical Centers and St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor. His professional affiliations include Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City and Menorah Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Knee Arthroscopy, Spine Problems, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Trauma

Dr. Michael Jason Justice, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2790 Clay Edwards Drive; Suite 650
North Kansas City, MO
 

Dr. Michael Justice is an orthopedic surgeon in North Kansas City, MO and Blue Springs, MO. His areas of expertise include MAKoplasty. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Justice accepts. Dr. Justice studied medicine at Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Graduated top 15% of medical school (Class ranked 12 th); Sigma Sigma Phi Honor Society; and Cum Laude. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Liberty Hospital, North Kansas City Hospital (NKCH), and Carondelet Health. Dr. Justice's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Elbow Problems, MAKOplasty, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Surgical Procedures, ... (Read more)

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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.