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We found 10 providers matching replacement arthroplasty and who accept Cigna near Berwyn, PA.

Dr. Christopher Joseph Lyons, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Penn Medicine Valley Forge; 1001 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Berwyn, PA
 

Dr. Christopher Lyons is an adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery specialist in Exton, PA, West Grove, PA, and Berwyn, PA. These areas are among his clinical interests: second opinions, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and fibula (calf bone) fracture. Dr. Lyons is affiliated with Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Temple University Hospital. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , revision hip arthroplasty, minimally invasive hip replacement, ankle replacement, total knee replacement, shoulder replacement

All Interests: Femur Fracture, Second Opinions, Fibula Fracture, Wrist Fracture, Shoulder Reconstruction, ACL ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 25
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,286 - $5,500
  • Medicare Cost: $1,566 - $1,731
Dr. John David Kelly IV, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Penn Medicine Valley Forge; 1001 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Berwyn, PA
 

Dr. John Kelly is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in Philadelphia, PA, Radnor, PA, and Berwyn, PA. The average patient rating for Dr. Kelly is 3.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Kelly include shoulder arthritis, knee arthroscopy, and shoulder replacement. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Philadelphia VA Medical Center. Dr. Kelly is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Kelly attended medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. His distinctions include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's annual Top Docs issue: 1999, 2002, 2010 - 2016. He speaks French.

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Relevant Interests: , shoulder replacement

All Interests: Elbow Arthroscopy, Shoulder Dislocation, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Surgery, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Lenwood Nelson, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. Charles Nelson works as an orthopedist. In Dr. Nelson's practice, he is particularly interested in knee problems, hip arthroscopy, and partial knee replacement. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He has received the following distinctions: Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue and Recognized by Best Doctors in America - 2013-2014. Dr. Nelson's professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), total hip replacement, partial knee replacement, total knee replacement

All Interests: Total Hip Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 79
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,703 - $7,665
  • Medicare Cost: $1,634 - $1,838
Dr. David L Glaser, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Penn Medicine Valley Forge; 1001 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Berwyn, PA
 

Dr. David Glaser is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA, Radnor, PA, and Berwyn, PA. He is rated highly by his patients. His areas of expertise include the following: elbow pain, humerus (upper arm) fracture, and shoulder tendonitis. Dr. Glaser is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Glaser attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors. Dr. Glaser is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , shoulder replacement, elbow replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Humerus Fracture, Shoulder Fracture, Elbow Fracture, Shoulder Dislocation, Bursitis, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 26
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,380
  • Medicare Cost: $1,611
Dr. Daniel Charles Farber, MD
Specializes in Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. Daniel Farber, who practices in Philadelphia, PA, Radnor, PA, and Exton, PA, is a medical specialist in foot & ankle surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. After completing medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Farber include clubfoot, achilles tendon problems, and hammer toe. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Farber honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. His professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , ankle replacement

All Interests: Ankle Fracture, Ankle Problems, Arthritis, Clubfoot, Foot Problems, Injuries, Achilles Tendon ... (Read more)

Dr. George Russell Huffman, MPH, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. G. Russell Huffman sees patients in Philadelphia, PA and Radnor, PA. His medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise consist of elbow reconstruction, arthroscopic surgery, and shoulder injury. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Huffman honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Duke University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for residency. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,380
  • Medicare Cost: $1,611
Dr. Glen Ross, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
600 West Decalb Pike; Suite 301
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Glen Ross is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Ross's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. In his practice, he is particularly interested in replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). He takes Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Cigna, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Duke University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Ross completed a residency program at National Naval Medical Center. Dr. Ross's distinctions include: New England Baptist Outstanding Teaching Award; Neer Award Nominee; and US Navy Commendation Medal. In addition to English, Dr. Ross speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Mount Auburn Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement)

All Interests: Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Replacement Arthroplasty

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $7,800
  • Medicare Cost: $1,341
Dr. Gwo-Chin Chin Lee, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Penn Medicine Valley Forge; 1001 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Berwyn, PA
 

Dr. Gwo-Chin Lee practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Philadelphia, PA, Radnor, PA, and Berwyn, PA. Dr. Lee's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lee include osteomyelitis, patellofemoral replacement, and knee arthroscopy. His professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Dr. Lee is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine and a graduate of Mayo Clinic's residency program. In addition to English, he speaks Chinese.

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Relevant Interests: , revision arthroplasty (joint revision), total hip replacement, revision hip arthroplasty, partial knee replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement, patellofemoral replacement, minimally invasive knee replacement, total knee replacement

All Interests: Patellofemoral Replacement, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Revision Arthroplasty, Total Hip ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 66
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,350 - $7,500
  • Medicare Cost: $1,589 - $1,851
Dr. Atul F Kamath, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. Atul Kamath is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He graduated from Harvard Medical School. He completed his residency training at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Clinical interests for Dr. Kamath include knee arthritis, hip osteotomy, and patellofemoral replacement. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Kamath is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , partial knee replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement, patellofemoral replacement, minimally invasive knee replacement, total knee replacement

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Sports Health, Patellofemoral Replacement, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Partial Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Benjamin Leo Gray, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. Benjamin Gray is a physician who specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Gray include tendon transfer, dupuytren's contracture, and hand arthritis. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He trained at Barnes-Jewish Hospital for residency. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Gray's professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , hand joint replacement, finger joint replacement

All Interests: Hand Joint Replacement, Finger Joint Replacement, Wrist Fracture, Tumor, Tendon Injury, Dupuytren's ... (Read more)

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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.