Finding Providers
loading

We found 173 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept United Healthcare Compass near Radnor, PA.

Dr. Nicholas A Dinubile, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
510 West Darby Road
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Nicholas Dinubile is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Dinubile's clinical interests include knee injury, ACL reconstruction, and arthritis. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania for residency. Dr. Dinubile's distinctions include: "Top Doctors" in Orthopedics, Main Line Today; "Top Doctors" in Orthopaedic Surgery; and Philadelphia magazine. His professional affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Dinubile's office for an appointment.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Sports Health, Knee Problems, Knee Arthroscopy, Arthritis, Sports Injuries, ACL Reconstruction, ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Girard Ciccotti, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Avenue; Suite 100, 140 and 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Michael Ciccotti's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Ciccotti include lower back strain, torticollis, and soft tissue injury. Dr. Ciccotti has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. After completing medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Ciccotti performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. His distinctions include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010. His professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

Matthew Grady, MD, FAAP, CAQSM
Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine, General Pediatrics
550 South Goddard Boulevard
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Matthew Grady is a pediatrician and pediatric sports medicine specialist in Philadelphia, PA, Exton, PA, and Chalfont, PA. His clinical interests include strains, back pain, and concussion. Dr. Grady is professionally affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). He takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Dr. Grady attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , stress fractures, sprains, ACL injury

All Interests: ACL Injury, Sever's Disease, Overuse Injuries, Strains, Sprains, Concussion, Growth Plate Injuries, ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
30 Lawrence Road; Suite 700
Broomall, PA
 

Dr. Dean Trevlyn practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine in Broomall, PA, Philadelphia, PA, and Media, PA. Dr. Trevlyn's patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. His clinical interests include rotator cuff surgery, bursitis, and synovectomy. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Before completing his residency at Geisinger Medical Center, Dr. Trevlyn attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Trevlyn has received professional recognition including the following: "Top Doctors" in Orthopedics, Main Line Today; "Top Doctor" in Orthopedic Surgery; and Philadelphia magazine. His professional affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Trevlyn welcomes new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , bursitis, sprains, tendonitis

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Tendonitis, Bursitis, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Robert Winston Frederick, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
170 North Henderson Road
King of Prusia, PA
 

Dr. Robert Frederick is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist in Philadelphia, PA, Media, PA, and King of Prussia, PA. Dr. Frederick's areas of expertise include the following: meniscus repair, lower back strain, and torticollis. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Riddle Hospital, and Nazareth Hospital. He attended medical school at Rush Medical College. Dr. Frederick's training includes a residency program at the University Hospitals, Cleveland. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Frederick's office for an appointment.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, arthritis, sprains, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), ACL injury, tendonitis

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. David Lloyd Rubenstein, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Road; Suite 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. David Rubenstein specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Rubenstein include rotator cuff surgery, facet injection, and synovectomy. He is professionally affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Rubenstein's residency was performed at Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors. He welcomes new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , sprains

All Interests: Facet Injection, Sports Injuries, Sprains, Rotator Cuff Surgery, Synovectomy

Dr. Christopher Cloyd Dodson, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Avenue; Suite 100, 140 and 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Christopher Dodson is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. His areas of expertise include the following: lower back strain, elbow pain, and shoulder tendonitis. Dr. Dodson takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Brown University, Alpert Medical School. He trained at Hospital for Special Surgery for his residency. Dr. Dodson's hospital/clinic affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. Dr. Dodson is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Eric James Lake, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
525 W Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Eric Lake practices family medicine and sports medicine in Havertown, PA and Chadds Ford, PA. He speaks Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Lake include back pain, concussion, and osteoporosis. He is affiliated with Riddle Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. After completing medical school at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, he performed his residency at Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Lake honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. His distinctions include: Resident Physician of the Year Award and "Top Doctors" in Orthopedics, Main Line Today. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis

All Interests: Sports Health, Osteoporosis, Osteopathic Manipulation, Injections, Chronic Pain, Concussion, Back ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Physiatry
525 West Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Kelly Scollon-Grieve is a rehabilitation physician. After attending the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, she completed her residency training at The University Hospital, Newark and Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. Dr. Scollon-Grieve's areas of clinical interest consist of spinal pain, musculoskeletal injuries, and sports injuries. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Dr. Scollon-Grieve's hospital/clinic affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. She welcomes new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal injuries, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Musculoskeletal Injuries, Ultrasound, Spinal Pain, Musculoskeletal Problems, Spinal Injection, ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2010 West Chester Pike; Mob Wellness Center Ii, Suite 212
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Mark Brigham is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist in Broomall, PA, Havertown, PA, and Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Brigham's average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Brigham include meniscus repair, arthroscopic surgery, and rotator cuff surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Riddle Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Brigham welcomes new patients. His education and training includes medical school at Temple University School of Medicine and residency at Temple University Hospital. He has received the following distinction: "Top Doctors" in Orthopedics, Main Line Today.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , wrist fracture, sprains, ACL injury

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Wrist Fracture, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Hip Fracture ... (Read more)

Dr. Robert Joseph Cabry Jr., MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
525 W Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Robert Cabry's specialties are family medicine and sports medicine. His clinical interests include musculoskeletal problems. Dr. Cabry is affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and a graduate of Crozer-Keystone Health System's residency program. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Cabry include: "Top Doctors" in Sports Medicine; Philadelphia magazine; and Philadelphia Super Doctors.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Overuse Injuries, Musculoskeletal Problems

Dr. Theodore David Conliffe Jr., MD
Specializes in Physiatry
234 Mall Boulevard; The Atrium Building Suite G30
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Theodore Conliffe's specialty is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). His areas of expertise include lower back strain, torticollis, and soft tissue injury. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Conliffe is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and performed his residency at Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Conliffe is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , bursitis, rheumatoid arthritis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, tendonitis

All Interests: Tendonitis, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Congenital Hand Disorders, ... (Read more)

Dr. Stephen Andrew Stache Jr., MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Avenue; Suite 100, 140 and 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Stephen Stache specializes in family medicine and sports medicine. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of expertise for Dr. Stache include lower back strain, elbow pain, and shoulder tendonitis. Dr. Stache is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and then he performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. His professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Stache has an open panel.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, ACL injury

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Lower Back ... (Read more)

Dr. Demetrios Menegos, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Lankenau Med Ctr Mob East Suite 256
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Demetrios Menegos' specialties are family medicine and sports medicine. He practices in Wynnewood, PA and Garnet Valley, PA. His areas of expertise include the following: back pain and sports injuries. He is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. Dr. Menegos is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Menegos is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Hyaluronic Acid Joint Injections, Arthritis, Sports Injuries, Back Pain

Dr. Peter Charles Vitanzo Jr., MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
234 Mall Boulevard; The Atrium Building Suite G30
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Peter Vitanzo's medical specialty is family medicine and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Vitanzo include lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Vitanzo is a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Vitanzo is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Vitanzo takes. Dr. Vitanzo has received the following distinction: Philadelphia Super Doctors.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), ACL injury

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Lower Back ... (Read more)

Christina L. Master, MD, FAAP, CAQSM
Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine, General Pediatrics
550 South Goddard Boulevard
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Christina Master's areas of specialization are pediatric sports medicine and general pediatrics. Dr. Master's clinical interests include strains, back pain, and concussion. She is professionally affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). She is a graduate of SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and a graduate of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's residency program. She honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , stress fractures, sprains, ACL injury

All Interests: ACL Injury, Sever's Disease, Overuse Injuries, Strains, Sprains, Concussion, Growth Plate Injuries, ... (Read more)

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Ethnicity/Race

Foreign Language

Research

Accessibility

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Time Commitments

Certifications

Credentials

Dental School

Fellowship

Medical School

Podiatry School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

What are Musculoskeletal Problems?

The musculoskeletal system refers collectively to the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and nerves. It is what gives our bodies structure and allows us to move and do things. Because this system encompasses so much of the body, musculoskeletal problems are extremely varied and can happen almost anywhere. There are musculoskeletal problems that affect only the joints, those that affect the bones, those that affect tendons and ligaments, and those that can happen in any area of the body but cause pain and numbness.

Joint problems include bursitis and arthritis. Bursitis is the inflammation of a fluid-filled sac cushion on the outside of a joint, causing symptoms including pain and swelling. Arthritis is the inflammation and damage of a joint due to wear and tear or disease. There are several treatments for arthritis, but if the damage progresses far enough, joint replacement may be necessary. In joint replacement, a metal or plastic implant is surgically placed within the joint to make movement easier.

Bone problems include scoliosis, fractures, and osteoporosis. Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine, making the normally straight spine look like a “C” or “S.” It is treated with braces or surgery. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to weaken and break easily. It’s most common in women, especially older women. Fully half of all women over 65 have osteoporosis. Fractures are any break in the bone. They can be a simple crack or a severe and complicated shatter. Osteoporosis causes fractures in people who have it, but other causes are trauma (such as a fall) or overuse.

Tendon and ligament problems most often result from injury or overuse. Two good examples are ligament tears and tendonitis. The most common ligament tear is the ACL tear in the knee. This ligament supports and stabilizes the knee and is most often torn during sports activities. Tendonitis happens when a tendon, which connects muscles and bones together, becomes irritated and inflamed. This happens most often in older patients who push their bodies too far, leading to pain and swelling. Treatment for both tendon and ligament problems usually includes rest, ice, and supporting the area to let it heal.

Pain and numbness problems can be caused by overuse, disease, an injury, or a compressed nerve. Lower back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome are two of the most common conditions patients encounter. Lower back pain may be caused by sore muscles that have been overworked, or an injury to the disks separating the vertebrae in the spine. Lower back pain usually goes away on its own within a few days, but it may require medical treatment depending on the cause. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the nerve at the base of the palm becomes trapped or pinched. Symptoms include tingling, pain, numbness, or weakness in the hand. Treatment involves rest and sometimes steroid injections.

Because the musculoskeletal system involves so much of the body, problems here can be incredibly varied in their type and severity. Some musculoskeletal problems will go away on their own or only require rest, while others may require medication, physical therapy, or even surgery.