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We found 9 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept Coventry Gold $10 Copay OAHMO near Mechanicsburg, PA.

Dr. Chad Michael Rutter, DO
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
856 Century Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA
 

Dr. Chad Rutter is a spine surgeon and orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Rutter is especially interested in arthroscopic surgery, spine problems, and total joint replacement. He is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. He is in-network for PPHN, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Capital BlueCross, and more. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Rutter studied medicine at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency training at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Biopsy, Bone Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joint Aspiration, Injections, Spine Problems, Total ... (Read more)

Dr. Brian Loren Bixler, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
856 Century Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA
 

Dr. Brian Bixler is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in York, PA and Mechanicsburg, PA. His clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, minor surgery, and sports health. He takes PPHN, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Capital BlueCross, and more. Before completing his residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Dr. Bixler attended medical school at Penn State College of Medicine. He is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. Dr. Bixler has an open panel.

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All Interests: Sports Health, Arthroscopic Surgery, Minor Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Joint Aspiration, ... (Read more)

Dr. Meagan Delbaggio Fernandez, DO
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery, Sports Medicine
335 Lambs Gap Road
Mechanicsburg, PA
 

Dr. Meagan Fernandez sees patients in Danville, PA, Pottsville, PA, and Mechanicsburg, PA. Her medical specialties are pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery, spine surgery, and sports medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Fernandez include scoliosis, ACL reconstruction, and elbow pain. Dr. Fernandez is professionally affiliated with Geisinger. She is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and a graduate of PinnacleHealth's residency program. Dr. Fernandez's average rating from her patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. She takes Coventry, Coventry Bronze, Coventry Silver, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, hip arthroscopy, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, elbow arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Tumor, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Elbow Arthroscopy, Hip Arthroscopy, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3399 Trindle Road
Camp Hill, PA
 

Dr. John Frankeny is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is in-network for Coventry, Aetna HSA, Coventry HSA, and more. He studied medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 18
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,913
  • Medicare Cost: $412
Dr. Robert R Dahmus, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3399 Trindle Road
Camp Hill, PA
 

Dr. Robert Dahmus specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and practices in Camp Hill, PA. He is a graduate of Penn State College of Medicine. Patients gave Dr. Dahmus an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 36
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,695 - $1,798
  • Medicare Cost: $217 - $654
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3399 Trindle Road
Camp Hill, PA
 

Dr. Richard Boal is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in Camp Hill, PA. Dr. Boal attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. He takes Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 40
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,585 - $1,915
  • Medicare Cost: $421 - $555
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3399 Trindle Rd; Camp
Hill, PA
 

Dr. Brett Himmelwright is an orthopedic surgeon in Camp Hill, PA and Hill, PA. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. He is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,703
  • Medicare Cost: $522
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3399 Trindle Rd; Camp
Hill, PA
 

Dr. Raymond Dahl sees patients in Camp Hill, PA and Hill, PA. His medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Dahl is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA. He is a graduate of West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,572
  • Medicare Cost: $534
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3399 Trindle Road
Camp Hill, PA
 

Dr. Robert Kaneda is an orthopedist. He is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Kaneda honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,538
  • Medicare Cost: $534

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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.