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We found 6 providers matching arthroscopic surgery and who accept Cigna FocusIn HSA Bronze 6000 near Mckinney, TX.

Dr. Brian Joseph Snow, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4500 Medical Center Drive
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Brian Snow works as an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. In addition to English, Dr. Snow speaks Spanish. These areas are among his clinical interests: carpal tunnel surgery, sports health, and shoulder reconstruction. He is affiliated with Centennial Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen. Before performing his residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, Dr. Snow attended the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Elbow Arthroscopy, Total Hip Replacement, Partial Knee ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
5252 West University Drive
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Troy Diehl's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Diehl's patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. His areas of expertise include joint reconstruction, arthroscopic surgery, and ACL injury. He is professionally affiliated with Centennial Medical Center and Baylor Scott & White Health. Dr. Diehl accepts several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He attended Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Summa Health System for residency. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: ACL Injury, Joint Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Musculoskeletal Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5252 West University Drive
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Daniel Maurer works as an orthopedist. Clinical interests for Dr. Maurer include arthroscopic surgery, shoulder injury, and ACL injury. Dr. Maurer's hospital/clinic affiliations include Centennial Medical Center and Baylor Scott & White Health. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He attended Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Osteopathic Medical Center of Texas. Dr. Maurer is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Shoulder Reconstruction, ACL Injury, Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Donald Okechukwu Ozumba, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
5252 West University Drive
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Donald Ozumba specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine and practices in Dallas, TX, Frisco, TX, and McKinney, TX. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Ozumba include hip replacement, knee problems, and knee replacement. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Workers' Compensation, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Ozumba studied medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Medical Center of McKinney.

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

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 24
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,500 - $4,500
  • Medicare Cost: $202 - $337
Dr. Kushal Vikram Patel, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
5236 W. University Drive; Suite 2000
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Kushal Patel is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Patel include meniscus repair, total shoulder replacement, and knee arthritis. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Patel accepts. He graduated from Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine. Dr. Patel (or staff) is conversant in Gujarati and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH), and the University Physicians.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, elbow arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Meniscus Surgery, Knee Arthritis, Adhesive Capsulitis, Pain, Ankle Sprain, Tibia ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1530 Esmond Court
Allen, TX
 

Dr. Michael Spagnuolo's area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: knee arthritis, carpal tunnel surgery, and sports health. Dr. Spagnuolo is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Lake Pointe Medical Center. He is a graduate of Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Spagnuolo's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He honors 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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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Joint Surgery, ... (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.