We found 4 orthopedic surgeons who accept Bronze Choice HSA 6300 - 2 with IVF near Marble Falls, TX.
Dr. Akbar Hussaini works as an orthopedic surgeon. Patient ratings for Dr. Hussaini average 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: arthritis surgery and sports health. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Dr. Hussaini attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Hussaini is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. He welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Sports Health, Fractures, Rotator Cuff Problems, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Arthritis ... (Read more)
Dr. Richard Wupperman, who practices in Lakeway, TX, Marble Falls, TX, and Austin, TX, is a medical specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Wupperman's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Wupperman attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.
Dr. Adam Racusin is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Marble Falls, TX and Fort Hood, TX. Dr. Racusin attended medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He trained at Brooke Army Medical Center for residency. 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. Racusin is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.
Clinical interests: Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Replacement, Knee Problems, Knee Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)
Dr. Thomas Eastman, who practices in Marble Falls, TX, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Eastman is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Nebraska College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at the University of Nebraska Medical Center for residency. He is professionally 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.