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Dr. Kraig Robert Pepper, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1308 Paluxy Road; Suite C
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Kraig Pepper, who practices in Fort Worth, TX and Granbury, TX, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Pepper is a graduate of Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: knee surgery, wrist pain, and hip surgery. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Pepper speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Foot Surgery, Wrist Surgery, Elbow Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 99
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,100 - $2,030
  • Medicare Cost: $124 - $1,040
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Specializes in Neurosurgery
1200 Crawford Avenue; Suite A
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Samir Lapsiwala's area of specialization is neurosurgery. Dr. Lapsiwala obtained his medical school training at Penn State College of Medicine and performed his residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He is especially interested in radiculopathy (nerve root disorder), neck pain, and lower back pain. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Lapsiwala's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth.

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Clinical Interests: Radiculopathy, Neck Pain, Lower Back Pain, Lumbar Spine Problems, Lower Back Problems

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,600
  • Medicare Cost: $687
Dr. Christopher Todd Buchanan, MD
Specializes in Urology
1209 Medical Plaza Court
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Christopher Buchanan specializes in urology (urinary tract disease) and practices in Granbury, TX. After attending the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Buchanan completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth. He is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 104
  • Uninsured Cost: $718 - $2,988
  • Medicare Cost: $189 - $798
Dr. Gregory Alan Ward, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
1308 East Paluxy Road; Suite 304
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Gregory Ward is a physician who specializes in neurosurgery. Before completing his residency at Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Loyola University, Dr. Ward attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: brain aneurysm, torticollis, and skull base surgery. Dr. Ward accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He is affiliated with Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth.

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Relevant Interests: , neuroendoscopy

All Interests: Lamina Procedures, Neuroendoscopy, Disc Replacement, Radiculopathy, Neck Pain, Scoliosis, Bone ... (Read more)

Dr. Salim Sadrudin Bhaloo, DO
Specializes in Allergy, Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
1308 E Paluxy Road; Suite 303
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Salim Bhaloo's medical specialty is allergy, facial plastic surgery, and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He is professionally affiliated with Weatherford Regional Medical Center. Dr. Bhaloo graduated from the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $901
  • Medicare Cost: $349
Dr. Cody Jackson Hartshorn, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1308 E Paluxy Road; Suite 305
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Cody Hartshorn sees patients in Granbury, TX. His medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Hartshorn attended the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver for residency. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,485
  • Medicare Cost: $1,027
Dr. Lon Andrew Walder, DO
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1310b Paluxy Road
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Lon Walder's medical specialty is adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Before performing his residency at St. Vincent's Hospital, Dr. Walder attended Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school. He has a 3.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Walder is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,341
  • Medicare Cost: $499
Dr. Harry Gerhart Smith, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1200 Crawford; Suite A
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Harry Smith works as an orthopedist. These areas are among Dr. Smith's clinical interests: musculoskeletal problems and musculoskeletal surgery. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Smith is a graduate of the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Clinical Interests: Musculoskeletal Problems, Musculoskeletal Surgery, Upper Extremity Problems, Injuries

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 39
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,075 - $2,200
  • Medicare Cost: $315 - $495
Dr. Corey Justin James Mark, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
1310b Paluxy Road
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Corey Mark is a specialist in orthopedic trauma. He attended medical school at Queen's University School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 30
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,332 - $2,722
  • Medicare Cost: $168 - $219
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1204 Medical Plaza Court
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Keith Louden is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Fort Worth, TX and Granbury, TX. Dr. Louden is a graduate of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. He trained at Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital for his residency. His areas of expertise include the following: knee arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and hand fracture. Dr. Louden is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is affiliated with Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth.

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

All Interests: Leg Fracture, Knee Arthritis, Arm Fracture, Ankle Sprain, Knee Fracture, Hand Fracture, Knee Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Peter Kennedy Krone, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
1208 Medical Plaza Court
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Peter Krone works as a general surgeon in Granbury, TX. Dr. Krone is rated highly by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine and performed his residency at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 22
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,424
  • Medicare Cost: $628
Dr. Stephen George Krzeminski, DO
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
1305 Paluxy Road; Suite A
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Stephen Krzeminski is a facial plastic surgeon and otolaryngologist in Granbury, TX. Dr. Krzeminski's education and training includes medical school at Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 84
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,205 - $2,600
  • Medicare Cost: $145 - $574
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Specializes in General Surgery
1308 Paluxy Road, Suite E; Suite 201
Granbury, TX
 

Dr. Bradley Hart's specialty is general surgery. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,321
  • Medicare Cost: $628

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What is Minimally Invasive Surgery?

Minimally invasive surgery is surgery performed using tiny tools and several small incisions instead of one large one. First performed in the 1980s, minimally invasive surgery has now become commonly used for all kinds of procedures because it offers so many benefits over traditional surgery.

Since minimally invasive surgery minimizes the amount of injury that a patient experiences by avoiding a large incision, it typically results in fewer issues after surgery. There tend to be fewer stitches needed, less scarring, less pain, a faster recovery time, and a lower risk of infection. Some minimally invasive procedures even require less anesthesia than usual.

There are three main types of minimally invasive surgery:
  • Laparoscopic surgery, where several small incisions are made. A tiny camera is inserted into one, and the surgeon looks at the procedure on a video screen while moving tools through the other openings.
  • Endoscopic surgery, which is performed using an endoscope. An endoscope is a thin, hollow tube that contains a camera. It can be inserted either through a small incision or an existing opening such as the nose. Tiny tools can be passed through the tube to the area that needs to be worked on.
  • Robotic surgery, which uses tools that are even smaller and more precise than laparoscopic tools. The tools and camera are inserted through a small opening, and then the surgeon controls the robot from a computer in another room.

Minimally invasive surgery is not the right choice in every situation. However in many cases, it makes surgery less difficult to handle.