Dr. Kevin Setter, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 43

6620 Fly Rd Ste 200
East Syracuse, NY 13057
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  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Upstate University Hospital
750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210

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Nikhil Thakur, MD
East Syracuse Office
6620 Fly Rd Ste 200
East Syracuse, NY 13057
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    Dr. Setter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
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    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    • Wrist Replacement
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    Background Check for Dr. Setter

    0 Malpractice Claims

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Setter & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
    • 28 responses
    • 2 reviews

    4.3 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Syracuse, NY |

    Dr. Setter fixed my left shoulder after another doctor operated on it and kept telling me that there was nothing wrong with my shoulder and that the problem was my neck.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Oneida, NY |

    I broke my shoulder and arm in March of 2015 and besides having it take three days for Dr. Setter to fit me into his schedule because he is in such high demand, I am very happy with the excellent care he has provided me over the past 10 months.

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    Office Locations

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    Nikhil Thakur, MD
    East Syracuse Office
    6620 Fly Rd Ste 200
    East Syracuse, NY 13057
    (315) 464-4472 (Office)
    (315) 464-5223 (Fax)
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