We found 19 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Medicare Advantage near Grapevine, TX.

Dr. Sina Matin, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
1056 Texan Trail; Suite Ll10
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Sina Matin is a medical specialist in general surgery and bariatric surgery. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. These areas are among his clinical interests: artefill, minimally invasive surgery, and gastric bypass surgery. Dr. Matin's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Matin's practice is open to new patients. He attended Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine and MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Matin include: Texas Super Doctors; Golden Scalpel award for best teaching resident University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston; and Resident of the Year by the Student Surgical Society University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston. Dr. Matin (or staff) is conversant in Italian and Persian.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery, laparoscopic gastric banding

All Interests: Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Radiesse, ArteFill, Gastric Bypass Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 16
  • Charge (avg.): $3,000
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $711
Dr. Bing Shu-Bing Shu-Bing Tsay, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
910 East Southlake Boulevard; Suite 155
Southlake, TX
 

Dr. Bing Tsay's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. After completing medical school at Baylor College of Medicine, he performed his residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego. His areas of expertise include the following: knee problems, knee replacement, and shoulder surgery. On average, patients gave Dr. Tsay a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Tsay is professionally affiliated with All Star Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southlake. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Dr. Amir M Khan, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
815 Ira E Woods Avenue; Suite 100
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Amir Khan, who practices in Grapevine, TX, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Khan (or staff) speaks Urdu, Spanish, and Punjabi. Areas of expertise for Dr. Khan include hip surgery, ankle surgery, and shoulder arthroscopy. Dr. Khan's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Resources. He is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Khan trained at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Khan accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, Foot Surgery, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Oscar David Taunton Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1650 W College Street
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. O. Taunton is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. His areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, knee replacement, and pain. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Taunton honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama, Dr. Taunton attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. His professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. Dr. Taunton's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Revision Arthroplasty, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Fractures, Knee Revision, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 23
  • Charge (avg.): $1,303 - $1,361
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $504 - $521
Dr. Mark Joseph Messing, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
1650 W College Street
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Mark Messing, who practices in Bedford, TX and Grapevine, TX, is a medical specialist in gynecologic oncology. His clinical interests include gynecologic cancer, robotic surgery, and pelvic organ prolapse. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Messing graduated from Emory University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Messing's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , robotic surgery

All Interests: Gynecologic Cancer, Surgical Procedures, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Robotic Surgery

Dr. Michael Andrew Bogdan, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
410 N Carroll Avenue; Suite 170
Southlake, TX
 

Dr. Michael Bogdan works as a plastic surgeon. On average, patients gave Dr. Bogdan a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Bogdan include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck revision. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Before performing his residency at Stanford Hospital & Clinics, Dr. Bogdan attended Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Bogdan has received professional recognition including the following: Summa Cum Laude Bachelors of Science in Chemistry & Zoology; Texas Super Doctors; and Physician's Recognition Award with Commendation, American Medical Association. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Regional Medical Center at Grapevine, Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Chin Implants, Nipple Surgery, Injectable ... (Read more)

Dr. Howard Walker Harris, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1650 W College Street
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Howard Harris' specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Fort Worth, TX, Bedford, TX, and Grapevine, TX. His areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. Dr. Harris is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama, Dr. Harris attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Dr. Harris speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Robert S Pollard, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
1600 West College Street; Suite 690
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Robert Pollard's areas of specialization are general surgery and vascular surgery; he sees patients in Grapevine, TX and Bedford, TX. He has indicated that his clinical interests include carotid artery surgery, laparoscopic gallbladder removal, and hernia. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Baylor University Medical Center, Dr. Pollard attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. Dr. Pollard's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic gallbladder removal

All Interests: Aortic Aneurysm, Hernia, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal, Carotid Artery Surgery, Endovascular ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 15
  • Charge (avg.): $1,279
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $588
Dr. Scott Andrew Wenger, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
815 Ira E Woods Avenue; Suite 100
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Scott Wenger is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of expertise include total shoulder replacement, knee arthritis, and tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis). He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Wenger attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas for residency. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Resources. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Wenger's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, shoulder arthroscopy

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

Dr. Yadranko N Ducic, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
75 Main Street; Suite 150
Colleyville, TX
 

Dr. Yadranko Ducic's areas of specialization are facial plastic surgery, otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat), and head & neck plastic surgery; he sees patients in Fort Worth, TX and Colleyville, TX. Dr. Ducic (or staff) is conversant in Serbo-Croatian and French. These areas are among his clinical interests: thyroid cancer, deviated septum, and pharynx cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, and Cook Children's. He graduated from the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at St. Paul-Ramsey Medical Center and The Ottawa Hospital. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Ducic accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive parathyroidectomy, minimally invasive surgery, endoscopic sinus surgery, endoscopic surgery, endoscopic skull base surgery, minimally invasive thyroidectomy

All Interests: Deviated Septum, Endoscopic Surgery, Nasal Endoscopy, Nose Reconstruction, Thyroid Fine Needle ... (Read more)

Dr. Theodore Thomas Peters, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1650 W College Street
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Theodore Peters is a hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Grapevine, TX and Keller, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Peters include arthroscopic surgery, hand problems, and wrist surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. Dr. Peters honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation. Dr. Peters is accepting new patients. After attending the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Wrist Surgery, Wrist Problems, Elbow Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)

Dr. Nathan Edward Williams II, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
1650 W College Street
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Nathan Williams sees patients in Grapevine, TX, Keller, TX, and Bedford, TX. His medical specialties are orthopedic trauma and adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He obtained his medical school training at Loma Linda University School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Wright State University. Clinical interests for Dr. Williams include hip replacement, knee problems, and arthroscopic surgery. Dr. Williams accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Workers' Compensation, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Williams is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: Shoulder Problems, Revision Arthroplasty, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Fractures, Knee Revision, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Melvin Joseph Elieson, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Other
1600 West College Street; Suite 690
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. M. Elieson sees patients in Grapevine, TX and Bedford, TX. His medical specialty is general surgery. He has indicated that his clinical interests include laparoscopic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. Dr. Elieson studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Elieson takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery, laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Laparoscopic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 32
  • Charge (avg.): $1,314
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $617
Dr. Michael Ly Nguyen, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1650 W College Street
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Michael Nguyen's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Bedford, TX and Grapevine, TX. These areas are among his clinical interests: hip arthroscopy, sports health, and musculoskeletal problems. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Nguyen graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Nguyen completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. Dr. Nguyen has an open panel.

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

All Interests: Sports Health, Musculoskeletal Problems, Orthopedic Surgery, Hip Arthroscopy, Knee Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Scott L Greenberg, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
2020 West Hwy 114; Suite 190
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Scott Greenberg's specialties are adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). Dr. Greenberg is affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He welcomes new patients. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Greenberg's residency was performed at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 86
  • Charge (avg.): $975 - $1,930
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $437 - $873
Dr. Zubin G Khubchandani, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
815 Ira E Woods Avenue; Suite 100
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Zubin Khubchandani practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of expertise include knee injury, sports health, and fractures (broken bones). Patient ratings for Dr. Khubchandani average 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Khubchandani honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Arizona College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC). Dr. Khubchandani is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Orthopedic Surgery, Knee ... (Read more)

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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.
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