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We found 9 hand surgeons who accept Coventry Silver HMO near Allentown, PA.

Dr. Raymond A Capone Jr., MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
5727 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Raymond Capone is a Pittsburgh, PA physician who specializes in hand surgery and head & neck plastic surgery. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Capone's areas of expertise include the following: thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is professionally affiliated with UPMC Shadyside. Dr. Capone accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC Presbyterian, and a hospital affiliated with Tufts University. In addition to English, Dr. Capone speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark Everett Baratz, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2100 Jane Street; Suite 7100, Roesch - Taylor Building (upmc Mercy - South Side)
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Mark Baratz is a specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He speaks French. His areas of clinical interest consist of upper extremity problems, wrist arthroscopy, and shoulder replacement. Dr. Baratz's hospital/clinic affiliations include UPMC McKeesport, UPMC Presbyterian, and UPMC Passavant. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Baratz completed his residency training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Patient ratings for Dr. Baratz average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Baratz accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more.

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Clinical interests: Wrist Surgery, Wrist Problems, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Surgery, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Hand ... (Read more)

Dr. Robert Alexander Kaufmann, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3471 Fifth Avenue; Suite 1010, Kaufmann Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Robert Kaufmann is a physician who specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Kaufmann has indicated that his clinical interests include finger surgery, wrist surgery, and elbow surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. After attending Temple University School of Medicine, Dr. Kaufmann completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Temple University. He speaks German. His hospital/clinic affiliations include UPMC East, UPMC Presbyterian, and VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS).

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Clinical interests: Wrist Surgery, Wrist Problems, Elbow Surgery, Finger Surgery, Hand Problems, Upper Extremity Surgery

Dr. Thomas Barry Hughes Jr., MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2100 Jane Street; Suite 7100, Roesch - Taylor Building (upmc Mercy - South Side)
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Thomas Hughes' areas of specialization are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Hughes's areas of expertise include the following: finger surgery, shoulder replacement, and elbow surgery. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Hughes trained at Allegheny General Hospital. Dr. Hughes is professionally affiliated with UPMC East, UPMC Mercy, and UPMC Passavant.

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Clinical interests: Wrist Problems, Elbow Surgery, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Surgery, Finger Surgery, Shoulder ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1307 Federal Street; 2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Edward Birdsong specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Birdsong include musculoskeletal problems. Dr. Birdsong is rated highly by his patients. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of West Virginia University School of Medicine and a graduate of Summa Health System's residency program.

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Clinical interests: Musculoskeletal Problems

Dr. Kia Maureen McLean Washington, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
3550 Terrace Street; Suite 690 B Scaife Hall
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Kia Washington is a specialist in plastic surgery and hand surgery. She is professionally affiliated with VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS), UPMC Presbyterian, and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. She studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Washington completed her residency training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). She honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
4815 Liberty Avenue; Suite 425
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Robert Kang practices plastic surgery and hand surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Kang's areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Laser ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1307 Federal Street; 2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Peter Tang is a medical specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Tang attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College.

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1307 Federal Street; 2nd Fl Allegheny Orthopaedic Assocs
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Robert Schilken is a specialist in hand surgery, orthopedics/orthopedic surgery, and sports medicine. He attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Schilken honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Hand Surgery?

Our hands are not only incredibly useful and important for our daily functioning, but they are complex and delicate parts of our body. It can take a specialist to keep the hands functioning at their best. Hand surgeons are general, plastic, or orthopedic surgeons who have received additional training specifically in the care of hands, wrists and forearms.

Surgery is not the only care that a hand surgeon provides. Hand surgeons might prescribe medications, physical therapy, or splints and braces as well as surgery, depending on the condition. They care for a wide variety of issues affecting the hand or forearm, which may include:
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Fingers that cannot be straightened, such as with Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Deformities of the fingers, such as syndactyly (webbed or fused fingers) or polydactyly (extra fingers)
  • Wrist or hand pain
  • Serious injuries of the hand or wrist, including burns and sports injuries
  • Reattachment of severed fingers or creation of prosthetics

We use our hands to interact with the world in a number of ways. In order to do so, we need our hands to maintain a high level of both movement and sensitivity, and that requires all of its bones, muscles, and nerves to be working properly. Hand surgeons keep this delicate and important equipment functioning.