We found 9 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept United Healthcare Silver POS near Ephrata, PA.

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Dr. Joy Louise Shirk, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Joy Long sees patients in Mount Joy, PA, Ephrata, PA, and Lancaster, PA. Her medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Her areas of expertise include hip arthroscopy, sports health, and shoulder problems. Dr. Long is affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. She takes United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. She welcomes new patients. Before completing her residency at George Washington University Medical Center, Dr. Long attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine.

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

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,663
  • Medicare Cost: $212
Dr. Gary Matthew Zartman, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Gary Zartman's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Zartman is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is especially interested in hip arthroscopy, total hip replacement, and total knee replacement. Dr. Zartman takes United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Zartman's hospital/clinic affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip arthroscopy

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

Dr. Mark Kenneth Perezous, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Mark Perezous, who practices in Lancaster, PA, Ephrata, PA, and Mount Joy, PA, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Perezous include rotator cuff surgery, sports health, and knee arthroscopy. He is affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. Dr. Perezous graduated from Temple University School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Temple University Hospital and Abington Memorial Hospital. Dr. Perezous accepts United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, Knee Arthroscopy, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Rotator Cuff Surgery

Dr. Gregg Joseph Fasulo, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Gregg Fasulo is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He obtained his medical school training at Georgetown University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. These areas are among Dr. Fasulo's clinical interests: sports health, knee reconstruction, and shoulder reconstruction. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, and United Healthcare Navigate are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fasulo takes. Dr. Fasulo's professional affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Knee Arthroscopy, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Knee Reconstruction

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 56
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,587 - $3,560
  • Medicare Cost: $174 - $1,070
Dr. Timothy Patrick Tymon, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Timothy Tymon is an orthopedist. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Tymon include replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), knee reconstruction, and shoulder reconstruction. His professional affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. Before performing his residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Dr. Tymon attended Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Shoulder Reconstruction, Knee Arthroscopy, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Replacement Arthroplasty, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 25
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,520 - $2,771
  • Medicare Cost: $392 - $534
Dr. Wayne Ramsay Conrad, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Wayne Conrad is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Conrad include knee injury, knee replacement, and knee arthritis. Dr. Conrad's hospital/clinic affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. After completing medical school at Penn State College of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Replacement, Knee Injury, Replacement Arthroplasty

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 17
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,771
  • Medicare Cost: $534
Dr. Thomas J Renz, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Thomas Renz is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Renz is 3.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include hip replacement and total joint replacement. Dr. Renz's hospital/clinic affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, and United Healthcare Navigate are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Renz takes. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. After completing medical school at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Renz performed his residency at Doctors Hospital and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Total Joint Replacement, Hip Replacement, Replacement Arthroplasty

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 54
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,251 - $3,512
  • Medicare Cost: $174 - $1,060
Dr. Corey Richard Troxell, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Corey Troxell is an orthopedic surgeon in Lancaster, PA, Ephrata, PA, and Mount Joy, PA. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Troxell include replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), hip arthroscopy, and sports health. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. He obtained his medical school training at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and performed his residency at PinnacleHealth. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. He has an open panel.

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

All Interests: Sports Health, Hip Arthroscopy, Knee Arthroscopy, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Replacement Arthroplasty

Ranae McPhail
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
175 Martin Avenue; Suite 315
Ephrata, PA
 

Ms. Ranae McPhail practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Lancaster, PA, Ephrata, PA, and Mount Joy, PA. Ms. McPhail is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. She is professionally affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $878
  • Medicare Cost: $144

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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.