We found 2 orthopedic surgeons who accept Humana Silver near Marble Falls, TX.

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Dr. Thomas F Eastman, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
800 West Tx Hwy 71
Marble Falls, TX
 

Dr. Thomas Eastman is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. These areas are among Dr. Eastman's clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and pain. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health - Central Texas. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Adam Wesley Racusin, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
810 Tx-71w.
Marble Falls, TX
 

Dr. Adam Racusin is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Racusin honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Before completing his residency at Brooke Army Medical Center, Dr. Racusin attended medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Racusin is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health - Central Texas.

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Clinical interests: Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Knee Ligament Reconstruction, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

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What is Orthopedic Surgery?

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.

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