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We found 7 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept Viant near Carrollton, TX.

Dr. Craig William Goodhart, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4343 N Josey Lane
Carrollton, TX
 

Dr. Craig Goodhart is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Goodhart's areas of expertise include meniscus surgery, knee arthritis, and forearm fracture. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He is a graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Ohio State University Medical Center. Dr. Goodhart has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano, and Medical Center of Lewisville. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Meniscus Surgery, Forearm Fracture, Knee Arthritis, Tibia Fracture, Wrist Fracture, Sports Health, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,481
  • Medicare Cost: $540
Dr. Allan Nathan Sutker, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
5228 W Plano Parkway
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Allan Sutker's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Sutker include shoulder injury, shoulder reconstruction, and musculoskeletal problems. Dr. Sutker's patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. After completing medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School, Dr. Sutker performed his residency at Michael Reese Hospital. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Knee Pain, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Surgery, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Mitchell Franklin Fagelman, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4343 N Josey Lane
Carrollton, TX
 

Dr. Mitchell Fagelman practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania and a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Fagelman's clinical interests include total shoulder replacement, forearm fracture, and tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis). On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fagelman takes. He has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars. He speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, shoulder arthroscopy, elbow arthroscopy

All Interests: Forearm Fracture, Wrist Fracture, Shoulder Reconstruction, Elbow Fracture, Elbow Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 38
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,432 - $2,926
  • Medicare Cost: $168 - $1,036
Dr. Randolph Lee Troop, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
5228 W Plano Parkway
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Randal Troop is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Troop include shoulder injury, shoulder reconstruction, and musculoskeletal problems. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. Dr. Troop has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 66
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,120 - $3,065
  • Medicare Cost: $168 - $1,027
Dr. F. Alan Alan Barber, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
5228 W Plano Parkway
Plano, TX
 

Dr. F. Barber, who practices in Plano, TX and Frisco, TX, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of expertise include shoulder injury, sports health, and shoulder reconstruction. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Barber is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Tripler Army Medical Center. Dr. Barber has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 18
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,158
  • Medicare Cost: $606
Dr. Phillip Madsen Graehl, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
4343 N Josey Lane
Carrollton, TX
 

Dr. Phillip Graehl is an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon. His clinical interests include total shoulder replacement, knee fracture, and knee arthroscopy. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. Dr. Graehl is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He attended medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , hip arthroscopy, knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Shoulder Reconstruction, Knee Fracture, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Wrist Surgery, Total Hip Replacement, ... (Read more)

Dr. Christopher Don Allmon, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4343 N Josey Lane
Carrollton, TX
 

Dr. Christopher Allmon's specialties are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: knee arthritis, heel surgery, and wrist fracture. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Workers' Compensation. Dr. Allmon studied medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Allmon (or staff) is conversant in Korean, Spanish, and Latin. Dr. Allmon's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano, and Medical Center of Lewisville. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, hip arthroscopy, wrist arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Heel Surgery, Wrist Fracture, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Hip Pain, ... (Read more)

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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.