We found 5 orthopedic surgeons who accept Blue Choice Silver PPO 003 near Waxahachie, TX.
Dr. Robert Roye's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Waxahachie, TX. Dr. Roye has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. His clinical interests include knee replacement, sleeve gastrectomy, and revision hip arthroplasty. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Roye takes. Dr. Roye studied medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Pine Creek Medical Center.
Clinical interests: Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-En-y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Roux-En-y Gastric Bypass, Revision ... (Read more)
Dr. James Ellis' area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His areas of expertise include knee surgery, hip surgery, and wrist surgery. Dr. Ellis is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health. Dr. Ellis attended the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Hennepin County Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.
Clinical interests: Wrist Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Knee Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Shoulder Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)
Dr. Matthew Berchuck is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. His clinical interests include scoliosis, spinal cancer, and herniated disc. Dr. Berchuck is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Berchuck is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.
Clinical interests: Disc Replacement, Scoliosis, Herniated Disc, Microdiscectomy, Spinal Cancer, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)
Dr. Marcus Roux is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: minimally invasive knee surgery, minimally invasive hip surgery, and sports health. Patient ratings for Dr. Roux average 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Roux accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Roux is a graduate of Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.
Clinical interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Partial Knee Replacement, MAKOplasty, Fractures, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)
Dr. Benjamin Boone works as an orthopedic surgeon in Waxahachie, TX. He studied medicine at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.
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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.