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We found 7 providers matching replacement arthroplasty and who accept Railroad Medicare near Bedminster, NJ.

Dr. William James Dowling Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
277 Childs Road
Basking Ridge, NJ
 

Dr. William Dowling practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Dowling is a graduate of UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. He trained at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School for his residency. His clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, total shoulder replacement, and general orthopedics. Dr. Dowling has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Morristown Medical Center, Atlantic Medical Group, and Overlook Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , total shoulder replacement, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), total hip replacement, total joint replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement, minimally invasive knee replacement, total knee replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Pain, General Orthopedics, Sports Health, Hip Problems, Osteoporosis, Wrist Problems, Elbow ... (Read more)

Andrew Scott Bear
Specializes in Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery
66 Town Centre; Suite 306
Succasunna, NJ
 

Dr. Andrew Bear's areas of specialization are podiatry (foot & ankle medicine) and foot & ankle surgery. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Bear include foot problems and ankle problems. Dr. Bear is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. For his professional training, Dr. Bear completed a residency program at Meadowlands Hospital. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Bear's professional affiliations include Morristown Medical Center and Clara Maass Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement)

All Interests: Foot Surgery, Ankle Problems, Ankle Surgery, Foot Problems, Replacement Arthroplasty

Dr. Peter Bradley Blank, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
150 N Finley Avenue
Basking Ridge, NJ
 

Dr. Peter Blank is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Basking Ridge, NJ. His clinical interests include total shoulder replacement, arthroscopic surgery, and general orthopedics. He is affiliated with Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center. Dr. Blank attended medical school at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Viant, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , total shoulder replacement, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), total hip replacement, total joint replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement, minimally invasive knee replacement, total knee replacement, hip resurfacing

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,798 - $2,685
  • Medicare Cost: $1,567 - $1,707
Dr. Glen P Wainen, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1 Robertson Drive; Suite 11
Bedminster, NJ
 

Dr. Glen Wainen is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Wainen average 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include scoliosis, general orthopedics, and hip injury. AARP, Cigna, and Aetna are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Wainen honors. He attended medical school at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Wainen is professionally affiliated with Morristown Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement)

All Interests: Pain, General Orthopedics, Sports Health, Hip Pain, Osteoporosis, Neck Pain, Wrist Problems, Elbow ... (Read more)

Dr. John W Murphy, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1 Robertston Drive; Suite 11
Bedminster, NJ
 

Dr. John Murphy works as an orthopedist in Hackettstown, NJ and Bedminster, NJ. Areas of expertise for Dr. Murphy include scoliosis, general orthopedics, and lyme disease. Dr. Murphy is professionally affiliated with Morristown Medical Center. He is a graduate of UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and a graduate of The University Hospital, Newark's residency program. Dr. Murphy is in-network for AARP, Cigna, and Aetna, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement)

All Interests: Pain, General Orthopedics, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Osteoporosis, Neck Pain, Wrist Problems, Elbow ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 25
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,260 - $10,988
  • Medicare Cost: $881 - $1,074
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1 Robertston Drive; Suite 11
Bedminster, NJ
 

Dr. Michael Deehan is an orthopedic surgeon in Hackettstown, NJ and Bedminster, NJ. Dr. Deehan has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is especially interested in general orthopedics. He is in-network for AARP, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. After completing medical school at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, he performed his residency at The University Hospital, Newark. Dr. Deehan is professionally affiliated with Morristown Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: General Orthopedics

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 28
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,125 - $13,585
  • Medicare Cost: $968 - $1,028
Dr. Robert John Dagostini Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1590 Route 206 N
Bedminster, NJ
 

Dr. Robert D'agostini is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. D'agostini average 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: total shoulder replacement, total hip replacement, and general orthopedics. Dr. D'agostini honors AARP, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is professionally affiliated with Morristown Medical Center Atlantic Sports Health.

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Relevant Interests: , total shoulder replacement, total hip replacement, total joint replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement, minimally invasive knee replacement, total knee replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Pain, General Orthopedics, Sports Health, Hip Problems, Shoulder Problems, Minimally Invasive Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,700 - $10,925
  • Medicare Cost: $1,599 - $1,867

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What is Joint Replacement?

Joint replacement, sometimes also called arthroplasty, is an option when a joint becomes severely damaged by disease or injury. The damaged cartilage of the joint is surgically removed, the ends of the bones in the joint are resurfaced, and a prosthetic is installed. Most prosthetic joints are made of a metal piece that fits into a plastic sleeve so that they glide smoothly. A joint replacement increases stability in the damaged area and decreases pain. The hip and knee are the two joints most commonly replaced, but joint replacement can also be performed on the ankle, shoulder, elbow and even fingers.

Although joint replacement is one of the safest and most reliable medical procedures available, it is still a major surgical procedure. All surgical procedures carry risks, such as infection or blood clots. For this reason, doctors try to help their patients avoid surgery for as long as they can. Taking arthritis medications, losing weight, avoiding high impact sports such as running, taking supplements such as glucosamine or chondroitin, or having joint injections may allow a patient to enjoy life without the need for surgery.

After having joint replacement surgery, expect some pain the first few days as you recover. Physical therapy is an important part of recovery, and it can decrease complications and increase your future mobility. As soon as possible, returning to low impact sports such as swimming, walking or biking can stretch and heal your new joint. A prosthetic joint can last 15 - 20 years and cannot be further damaged by degenerative diseases such as arthritis, so once it is done you should be pain-free for many years.