We found 194 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept Medicare near La Vista, NE.

Dr. Miguel S Daccarett, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Sports Medicine
4101 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Miguel Daccarett practices orthopedic trauma and sports medicine in Omaha, NE. The average patient rating for Dr. Daccarett is 4.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: forearm fracture, second opinions, and ankle fusion. He is affiliated with Nebraska Medicine and VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Medicare insurance. Unfortunately, Dr. Daccarett is not currently accepting new patients. He graduated from Pontifical Xavierian University Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Daccarett has received professional recognition including the following: Patient's Choice Award; Faculty Diversity Award, UNMC Academic Affairs; and Chief Resident Shoulder & Elbow, Central Military University Hospital. Dr. Daccarett (or staff) speaks Spanish. He also offers interpreting services for his patients.

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Relevant Interests: , forearm fracture, osteomyelitis, ankle sprain, tibia (shin bone) fracture, PCL injury, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), knee fracture, musculoskeletal problems, elbow fracture, ACL injury, gout, tendonitis, ankle fracture, tendon ruptures (tears), Achilles tendon problems, musculoskeletal injuries, arthritis, pelvic fracture, hip fracture, musculoskeletal (orthopedic) trauma, clavicle fracture (broken collarbone), sprains, patellar tendonitis (jumper's knee), muscle pain, Achilles tendonitis, joint problems, dislocation, stress fractures, closed fracture, osteoarthritis, bone problems, bone infection, joint infection, fractures (broken bones), osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), acetabular fracture, calcaneus (heel bone) fracture, foot fracture

All Interests: Meniscus Surgery, Forearm Fracture, Second Opinions, Ankle Fusion, Heel Surgery, Ankle Sprain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark Eugene Dietrich, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4014 Leavenworth Street
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Mark Dietrich works as an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Creighton University. His areas of expertise include the following: arthroscopic subacromial decompression, meniscus surgery, and hip injury. Dr. Dietrich is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He offers interpreting services for his patients. Dr. Dietrich's professional affiliations include Nebraska Medicine and VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System.

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Relevant Interests: , patellar tendonitis (jumper's knee), PCL injury, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), Achilles tendonitis, musculoskeletal problems, joint problems, ACL injury, tendonitis, shoulder dislocation, biceps tendonitis, biceps tendon injury, dislocation, tendon ruptures (tears), Achilles tendon problems, arthritis, bone problems, sprains, rotator cuff tendonitis

All Interests: Meniscus Surgery, PCL Injury, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, ACL Injury, Tendonitis, Hip ... (Read more)

Dr. Stephen Ray Brown, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1413 S Washington Street; Suite 200
Papillion, NE
 

Dr. Stephen Brown's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Brown studied medicine at the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and general orthopedics. He accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Brown is professionally affiliated with CHI Health Midlands and CHI Health Lakeside. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: General Orthopedics, Sports Health, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Brian Patrick Conroy, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1413 S Washington Street; Suite 200
Papillion, NE
 

Dr. Brian Conroy is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Conroy's clinical interests include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). He is an in-network provider for Coventry, Accountable Health Plans, and SouthCare, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at the University of Missouri Health System, Dr. Conroy attended the University of Nebraska College of Medicine for medical school. His professional affiliations include CHI Health Midlands and CHI Health Lakeside. Dr. Conroy welcomes new patients.

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

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

Dr. Scott Bates Reynolds, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4239 Farnam Street; Suite 409
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Scott Reynolds' medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Reynolds include arthroscopic surgery, knee injury, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). He takes Medicare insurance. After attending the University of Nebraska College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Nebraska Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

Dr. Kim Kimberley Haynes-Henson, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
988102 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. K. Haynes-Henson's areas of specialization are anesthesiology and pain medicine. Dr. Haynes-Henson is a graduate of Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Haynes-Henson include migraine, sedation, and leg pain. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. She offers interpreting services for her patients. She is affiliated with Nebraska Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , muscle pain

All Interests: Pain, Facial Pain, Headache, Botox Injection, Neck Pain, Shoulder Pain, Implant Surgery, Sedation, ... (Read more)

Dr. Angie L Rakes, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
988102 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Angie Rakes specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine and practices in Omaha, NE and Bellevue, NE. She offers interpreting services for her patients. Clinical interests for Dr. Rakes include migraine, leg pain, and muscle pain. She is professionally affiliated with Nebraska Medicine. She graduated from Creighton University School of Medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Rakes average 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Rakes accepts Medicare insurance.

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Relevant Interests: , muscle pain

All Interests: Pain, Facial Pain, Headache, Botox Injection, Neck Pain, Shoulder Pain, Implant Surgery, Herniated ... (Read more)

Dr. Thomas Andre Brooks, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
982315 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Thomas Brooks' specialties are anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. He practices in Omaha, NE. His areas of expertise include migraine, leg pain, and muscle pain. He accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Brooks attended medical school at Creighton University School of Medicine. Dr. Brooks offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Nebraska Medicine, CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center Bergan Mercy, and CHI Health Lakeside.

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Relevant Interests: , muscle pain

All Interests: Pain, Facial Pain, Headache, Botox Injection, Neck Pain, Shoulder Pain, Implant Surgery, Herniated ... (Read more)

Dr. Steven X Goebel, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4239 Farnam Street; Suite 409
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Steven Goebel works as an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Goebel offers interpreting services for his patients. He has indicated that his clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports injuries. He is affiliated with Nebraska Medicine. Dr. Goebel attended medical school at Creighton University School of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. He is in-network for Medicare insurance.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, musculoskeletal problems, fractures (broken bones)

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

Dr. Steven Vincent Hagan, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4239 Farnam Street; Suite 409
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Steven Hagan works as an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. His areas of expertise consist of knee problems, shoulder problems, and sports injuries. Dr. Hagan is affiliated with Nebraska Medicine. He takes Medicare insurance. He graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Hagan completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee. He offers interpreting services for his patients.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Knee Problems, Musculoskeletal Problems, Sports Injuries, Orthopedic Surgery, Shoulder Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark Edward Goebel, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4239 Farnam Street; Suite 409
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Mark Goebel's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine and performed his residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Goebel include hip replacement, arthroscopic surgery, and knee replacement. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He honors Medicare insurance. Dr. Goebel offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Nebraska Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Shoulder Replacement, Arthroscopic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Sports Injuries, Hip ... (Read more)

Dr. Monty Scott Mathews, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
4400 Emile Street
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Monty Mathews practices family medicine and sports medicine in Omaha, NE. Dr. Mathews studied medicine at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. His residency was performed at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Mathews include long term care, cryosurgery, and wrist fracture. The average patient rating for Dr. Mathews is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Mathews honors Medicare insurance. He offers interpreting services for his patients. Dr. Mathews is affiliated with Nebraska Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, shoulder tendonitis, ankle sprain, PCL injury, wrist fracture, knee ligament injury, ligament problems, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), musculoskeletal problems, knee fracture, ACL injury, gout, tendonitis, bone spurs, ankle fracture, shoulder dislocation, biceps tendonitis, osteoporosis, bursitis, rheumatoid arthritis, musculoskeletal injuries, arthritis, sprains, rotator cuff tendonitis, ankylosing spondylitis, patellar tendonitis (jumper's knee), muscle pain, muscle problems, shoulder arthritis, joint problems, joint pain, dislocation, hand arthritis, closed fracture, osteoarthritis, Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer), bone problems, bone infection, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), fractures (broken bones), calcaneus (heel bone) fracture, foot fracture

All Interests: Cryosurgery, Wheezing, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Ingrown Nails, Lower Back Pain, Back Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Frederick Burt, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2725 South 144th Street; Suite 212
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Charles Burt is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Burt is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Burt's areas of expertise include knee replacement, knee arthritis, and hip arthroscopy. He accepts Medicare insurance. After completing medical school at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, he performed his residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Creighton University. Dr. Burt offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Nebraska Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthritis, ACL injury

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, ACL Injury, Hip Arthroscopy, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Aaron John Lankhorst, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, Internal Medicine
8021 South 84th Street
La Vista, NE
 

Dr. Michael Lankhorst's areas of specialization are anesthesiology and pain medicine; he sees patients in Omaha, NE, Bellevue, NE, and La Vista, NE. These areas are among his clinical interests: migraine, sedation, and leg pain. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Lankhorst is a graduate of the University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine. He offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Nebraska Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , muscle pain

All Interests: Pain, Facial Pain, Headache, Botox Injection, Neck Pain, Shoulder Pain, Implant Surgery, Sedation, ... (Read more)

Dr. Ross Edward Mathiasen, MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine
4014 Leavenworth Street
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Ross Mathiasen is an emergency medicine and sports medicine specialist in Omaha, NE. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Iowa. His areas of expertise include the following: steroid injections, strains, and frozen shoulder. Dr. Mathiasen honors Medicare insurance. He offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Nebraska Medicine and the University of Iowa (UI) Hospitals & Clinics.

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Relevant Interests: , frozen shoulder, patellar tendonitis (jumper's knee), golfer's elbow (medial epicondylitis), ankle sprain, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), Achilles tendonitis, musculoskeletal problems, joint problems, ACL injury, tendonitis, biceps tendonitis, joint pain, biceps tendon injury, stress fractures, Achilles tendon problems, osteoarthritis, arthritis, sprains, adhesive capsulitis

All Interests: Frozen Shoulder, Elbow Pain, Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Shoulder Pain, Shoulder ... (Read more)

Dr. Chris Alan Cornett, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4014 Leavenworth Street
Omaha, NE
 

Dr. Chris Cornett is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He offers interpreting services for his patients. Areas of expertise for Dr. Cornett include spondylolisthesis surgery, cancer surgery, and sacrospinous ligament suspension. He is affiliated with Nebraska Medicine, Children's Hospital, and VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System. Dr. Cornett attended the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He has received a 2.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Medicare insurance.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, spinal fracture, bone problems, musculoskeletal problems, sprains, fractures (broken bones), compression fractures, ankylosing spondylitis

All Interests: Disc Problems, Spondylolisthesis Surgery, Second Opinions, Lumbar Laminectomy, Kyphoplasty, ... (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.
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