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We found 21 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept USA Managed Care Organization near Houston, TX.

Dr. Theodore Benjamin Shybut, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Theodore Shybut specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine and practices in Houston, TX, Sugar Land, TX, and Humble, TX. His areas of expertise include the following: knee problems, arthritis surgery, and bursitis. His professional affiliations include Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Shybut takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Shybut's office for an appointment. His education and training includes medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and residency at a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU). He has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars.

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

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

Dr. James Bruce Moseley Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. James Moseley sees patients in Houston, TX. His medical specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Moseley average 5.0 stars out of 5. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Moseley include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and sports health. Dr. Moseley is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Moseley's education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Utah. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Moseley include: Debakey Award for Research Excellence, Baylor College of Medicine; Alpha Omega Alpha; and Finalist for the Neer Award, American Shoulder and Elbow Society.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 54
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,140 - $5,734
  • Medicare Cost: $176 - $1,084
Dr. Evan Douglas Collins, MBA, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Evan Collins, who practices in Houston, TX and Pearland, TX, is a medical specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Collins's average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: arthroscopic surgery, minor surgery, and adolescent issues. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice. Dr. Collins graduated from SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. He has received distinctions including Texas Super Doctors; Halliburton Hometown Hero, Texas Medical Center; and Dr. Collins was recognized for his outstanding spinal research.. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Adolescent Issues, Sports Health, Musculoskeletal Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Todd Elliott Siff, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Todd Siff is a hand surgeon and orthopedic surgeon. Clinical interests for Dr. Siff include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and musculoskeletal pain. Patients rated Dr. Siff highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Siff studied medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for his residency. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Siff's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Dr. Taylor Dewitt Brown, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Taylor Brown sees patients in Pearland, TX and Houston, TX. His medical specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Brown attended Baylor College of Medicine for medical school. His clinical interests include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and upper extremity surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 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, as well as other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Brown has received include Texas Rising Stars and Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Dr. Marc Robert Labbe, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Marc Labbe is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist in The Woodlands, TX and Houston, TX. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Labbe's areas of expertise include the following: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and musculoskeletal pain. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. 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. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Labbe attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Labbe's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Musculoskeletal Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 38
  • Uninsured Cost: $534 - $3,276
  • Medicare Cost: $176 - $1,084
Dr. Patrick Callahan McCulloch, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6550 Fannin Street, Smith Tower; 26th Floor
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Patrick McCulloch's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. McCulloch has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. His areas of expertise include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and sports health. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. McCulloch accepts. He attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Harvard University. He has received distinctions including Texas Rising Stars and Texas Super Doctors. Dr. McCulloch is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery

Dr. Winfield M Campbell Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Winfield Campbell works as an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in Houston, TX and Katy, TX. His areas of expertise include knee problems, musculoskeletal pain, and upper extremity surgery. Dr. Campbell is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Campbell trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He is rated highly by his patients. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Campbell takes. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Campbell's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Bone Spurs, Musculoskeletal Pain, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 38
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,474 - $3,046
  • Medicare Cost: $84 - $467
Dr. Roberet Swanson Neff II, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Robert Neff practices adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Neff include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and upper extremity surgery. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Neff accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Neff's education and training includes medical school at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) and a hospital affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). He has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Upper Extremity Surgery, Hip ... (Read more)

Dr. Roy Bascom Smith, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Roy Smith works as an orthopedic surgeon in Houston, TX and Pearland, TX. After completing medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Smith performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Smith include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and arthritis surgery. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Smith is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Smith welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Dr. Travis Wade Hanson, MD
Specializes in Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Travis Hanson works as a foot and ankle surgeon and orthopedic surgeon in Houston, TX. These areas are among Dr. Hanson's clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, foot problems, and sports health. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for residency. Patients rated Dr. Hanson highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Ankle Problems, Foot Problems, Bone Infection

Dr. Sherwin Jay Siff, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Sherwin Siff is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in Houston, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Siff include knee problems, back pain, and arthroscopic surgery. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Siff has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Adolescent Issues, Neck Pain, Shoulder Problems, Lower Back Pain, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Donald Dean Iii Dominy III, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
6431 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. D. Dominy sees patients in Sugar Land, TX and Houston, TX. His medical specialties are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Dominy's average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, arthritis surgery, and hand surgery procedures. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Dominy performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis Surgery, Upper Extremity Surgery, Hand Surgery ... (Read more)

Dr. Terry Alan Clyburn, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
6400 Fannin Street; Suite 1700
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Terry Clyburn is an orthopedist in Houston, TX and Bellaire, TX. The average patient rating for Dr. Clyburn is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Clyburn's areas of expertise include the following: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and amputees. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Clyburn accepts. He attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Dr. Clyburn has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Bone Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Plinio Antonio Caldera, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1315 St Joseph Parkway; Suite 800
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Plinio Caldera is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Caldera include arthroscopic surgery, osteomyelitis, and ankle problems. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Caldera attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Caldera is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Bone Spurs, Musculoskeletal Pain, Bursitis, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Osteomyelitis, Ankle ... (Read more)

Dr. David M Lintner, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6445 Main Street; Suite 2500
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Lintner's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and a graduate of the University of Rochester Medical Center's residency program. Clinical interests for Dr. Lintner include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and adolescent issues. The average patient rating for Dr. Lintner is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, United Healthcare Choice, and more. Dr. Lintner has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Adolescent Issues, Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Ligament ... (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.