We found 4 orthopedic surgeons who accept Bronze Choice HSA 6300 - 2 with IVF near Marble Falls, TX.
Dr. Akbar Hussaini is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise consist of arthritis surgery and sports health. Dr. Hussaini is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest. Dr. Hussaini welcomes new patients. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Hussaini trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences for residency.
Clinical interests: Sports Health, Fractures, Rotator Cuff Problems, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Arthritis ... (Read more)
Dr. Richard Wupperman works as a spine surgeon and orthopedic surgeon in Lakeway, TX, Marble Falls, TX, and Austin, TX. Dr. Wupperman's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He is professionally affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.
Dr. Adam Racusin sees patients in Marble Falls, TX and Fort Hood, TX. His medical specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Racusin attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University for medical school and subsequently trained at Brooke Army Medical Center for residency. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.
Clinical interests: Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Replacement, Knee Problems, Knee Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)
Dr. Thomas Eastman practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and performed his residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Eastman is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.
Clinical interests: Sports Health, Musculoskeletal Problems
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Orthopedic surgeons, sometimes just called orthopedists, are surgical doctors of the musculoskeletal system. They work to keep your body active and in motion by treating problems with your bones, joints, tendons and muscles. The most frequently treated disorder seen by orthopedic surgeons is osteoarthritis, a common “wear-and-tear” problem where the cartilage that cushions the ends of the bones wears down, causing friction and pain. Orthopedic surgeons might also see patients for bone and joint deformities, amputation, infections of the bone and joint, overuse injuries, or nerve compression.
Orthopedic surgeons can order tests such as blood work and x-rays to get a clearer picture of the issue. Depending on the illness or injury, more than one different form of treatment may be used. Treatment may include:
- Surgery, such as fusing bones together to increase stability, or replacing a joint
- Medication, such as pain medication or steroids to promote healing
- Casts, splints, or orthotics (devices such as braces or shoe inserts to support the body)
- Physical therapy, a kind of treatment using exercise, stretching, heat, and massage to heal the body
- Exercise, stretching, movement, and use of the affected part
Orthopedic surgeons also work to prevent injuries and slow the progression of disease in their patients. They educate patients on ways to prevent future injuries, and they treat illness in order to prevent further damage to bones or joints that may be affected by disease. The goal of an orthopedic surgeon is to help their patients restore movement and regain an active life.