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We found 11 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept Aetna Silver $10 Copay near Plano, TX.

Dr. Robert Eugene Berry, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4700 Alliance Boulevard
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Robert Berry's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine; he sees patients in Frisco, TX, Plano, TX, and Dallas, TX. Dr. Berry attended Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific for medical school and subsequently trained at Riverside County Regional Medical Center for residency. His areas of expertise include meniscus surgery, knee arthritis, and elbow pain. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Berry accepts. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthritis, stress fractures, ankle sprain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, arthritis, musculoskeletal problems, hip fracture, fractures (broken bones), osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis)

All Interests: Meniscus Surgery, Knee Arthritis, Elbow Pain, Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, Knee Pain, Elbow ... (Read more)

Dr. Robert Francis Haynsworth Jr., MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
2520 N Central Expwy; Suite 400
Richardson, TX
 

Dr. Robert Haynsworth is an anesthesiologist and pain doctor. His areas of expertise include the following: migraine, leg pain, and elbow pain. Dr. Haynsworth accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Haynsworth is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.

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Relevant Interests: , joint pain, muscle pain, arthritis, compression fractures, tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Facial Pain, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Neck Pain, Chronic Headache, ... (Read more)

Dr. Radhika E Ravula, MD
Specializes in Psychiatry & Neurology, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
2520 North Central Expressway; Suite 400
Richardson, TX
 

Dr. Radhika Ravula's areas of specialization are anesthesiology and pain medicine; she sees patients in Dallas, TX, Garland, TX, and Richardson, TX. On average, patients gave her a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Ravula include migraine, leg pain, and elbow pain. She is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health. Dr. Ravula takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. She graduated from Kilpauk Medical College.

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Relevant Interests: , joint pain, muscle pain, arthritis, compression fractures, tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Facial Pain, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Neck Pain, Nerve Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Lav Steve Steve Anupam Kapadia Kapadia, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
4700 Alliance Boulevard
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Lav Kapadia works as an ear, nose and throat specialist. He attended medical school at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Kapadia trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. His areas of expertise include the following: polyps, minimally invasive parathyroidectomy, and turbinate reduction surgery. Dr. Kapadia's average patient rating is 4.5 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, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Gujarati. He is affiliated with Centennial Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. Dr. Kapadia is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Turbinate Reduction Surgery, Sleep Disorders, Dizziness, Hoarseness, Sinus Problems, Sinus Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Gerhard Emil Iii Maale III, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4708 Alliance Boulevard, Pavilion 1; Suite 710
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Gerhard Maale practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Plano, TX and Dallas, TX. His areas of expertise include knee replacement, revision hip arthroplasty, and osteomyelitis. Dr. Maale is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health. He attended medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia for his residency. Dr. Maale is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , osteomyelitis, sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer), bone problems, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Revision Arthroplasty, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Sarcoma, Bone Problems, Knee Revision, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. David Raymond Martin, MD
Specializes in Adult Nephrology
601 Westpark Way; Suite B
Euless, TX
 

Dr. David Martin sees patients in Euless, TX, Fort Worth, TX, and Arlington, TX. His medical specialty is adult nephrology. Dr. Martin's clinical interests include kidney stones, metabolic bone disease, and chronic kidney disease (CKD). 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. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Dr. Martin attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston for medical school. He is conversant in Navajo. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth. Dr. Martin's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , metabolic bone disease

All Interests: Kidney Stones, Hypertension, Kidney Transplant, Kidney Problems, Metabolic Bone Disease, Chronic ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2821 East President George; Bush Highway, Suite 500
Richardson, TX
 

Dr. Terry Madsen works as a pediatric orthopedic surgeon in Richardson, TX. He has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. These areas are among Dr. Madsen's clinical interests: hand problems, wrist fracture, and ankle problems. He is professionally affiliated with Medical Center of McKinney. Dr. Madsen honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Madsen trained at a hospital affiliated with The University of Toledo.

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Relevant Interests: , wrist fracture, musculoskeletal problems, foot fracture

All Interests: Wrist Fracture, Wrist Problems, Musculoskeletal Problems, Ankle Problems, Foot Problems, Hand ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Ernest Toulson, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
4700 Alliance Boulevard; Pavilion Ii, Suite 600
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Charles Toulson sees patients in McKinney, TX, Plano, TX, and Dallas, TX. His medical specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Dr. Toulson's areas of expertise include steroid injections, nerve block, and hip injury. The average patient rating for Dr. Toulson is 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. Toulson has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Medical Center of McKinney.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoarthritis, arthritis, musculoskeletal problems, hip fracture, joint problems

All Interests: Hip Pain, Revision Arthroplasty, Total Hip Replacement, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Partial Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. George Nick Zoys, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2821 East President George Bush; Suite 306
Richardson, TX
 

Dr. George Zoys is an orthopedic surgeon. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Zoys's areas of expertise consist of replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), knee surgery, and muscle problems. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health. He takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. Dr. Zoys (or staff) speaks Spanish and Greek.

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Relevant Interests: , muscle problems, arthritis, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Knee Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Arthritis, Musculoskeletal Surgery, Muscle Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Duc Phu Vo, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
7150 N George Bush Highway; Suite 100
Garland, TX
 

Dr. Duc Vo, who practices in Garland, TX and Richardson, TX, is a medical specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. 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 Houston. Areas of expertise for Dr. Vo include shoulder surgery, musculoskeletal problems, and endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery. Patients rated Dr. Vo highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He 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 is conversant in Vietnamese. Dr. Vo is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Wrist Surgery, Shoulder Problems, Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Chiropractic
4508 Legacy Drive; Suite 200
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Iohann Gonzalez practices chiropractic. These areas are among Dr. Gonzalez's clinical interests: applied kinesiology, general care, and spine problems. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gonzalez takes.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Applied Kinesiology, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Musculoskeletal Problems, Spine Problems, Allergies, ... (Read more)

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What are Musculoskeletal Problems?

The musculoskeletal system refers collectively to the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and nerves. It is what gives our bodies structure and allows us to move and do things. Because this system encompasses so much of the body, musculoskeletal problems are extremely varied and can happen almost anywhere. There are musculoskeletal problems that affect only the joints, those that affect the bones, those that affect tendons and ligaments, and those that can happen in any area of the body but cause pain and numbness.

Joint problems include bursitis and arthritis. Bursitis is the inflammation of a fluid-filled sac cushion on the outside of a joint, causing symptoms including pain and swelling. Arthritis is the inflammation and damage of a joint due to wear and tear or disease. There are several treatments for arthritis, but if the damage progresses far enough, joint replacement may be necessary. In joint replacement, a metal or plastic implant is surgically placed within the joint to make movement easier.

Bone problems include scoliosis, fractures, and osteoporosis. Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine, making the normally straight spine look like a “C” or “S.” It is treated with braces or surgery. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to weaken and break easily. It’s most common in women, especially older women. Fully half of all women over 65 have osteoporosis. Fractures are any break in the bone. They can be a simple crack or a severe and complicated shatter. Osteoporosis causes fractures in people who have it, but other causes are trauma (such as a fall) or overuse.

Tendon and ligament problems most often result from injury or overuse. Two good examples are ligament tears and tendonitis. The most common ligament tear is the ACL tear in the knee. This ligament supports and stabilizes the knee and is most often torn during sports activities. Tendonitis happens when a tendon, which connects muscles and bones together, becomes irritated and inflamed. This happens most often in older patients who push their bodies too far, leading to pain and swelling. Treatment for both tendon and ligament problems usually includes rest, ice, and supporting the area to let it heal.

Pain and numbness problems can be caused by overuse, disease, an injury, or a compressed nerve. Lower back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome are two of the most common conditions patients encounter. Lower back pain may be caused by sore muscles that have been overworked, or an injury to the disks separating the vertebrae in the spine. Lower back pain usually goes away on its own within a few days, but it may require medical treatment depending on the cause. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the nerve at the base of the palm becomes trapped or pinched. Symptoms include tingling, pain, numbness, or weakness in the hand. Treatment involves rest and sometimes steroid injections.

Because the musculoskeletal system involves so much of the body, problems here can be incredibly varied in their type and severity. Some musculoskeletal problems will go away on their own or only require rest, while others may require medication, physical therapy, or even surgery.