Dr. Michael Ugino, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 64

1910 Blanding St
Columbia, SC 29201
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Dr. Ugino's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Lexington Medical Center
2720 Sunset Blvd
West Columbia, SC 29169

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Midlands Orthopedics PA
Midlands Orthopedics PA
1910 Blanding St
Columbia, SC 29201
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    Dr. Ugino's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • 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
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Ugino

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University Med Center
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ugino & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ugino's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.1
    • 15 responses

    4.1 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ugino to family and friends

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. Ugino's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Ugino

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

    15 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ugino accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • MultiPlan
    • SelectHealth
    • Simplifi
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    Midlands Orthopedics PA
    1910 Blanding St
    Columbia, SC 29201
    (803) 256-4107 (Office)
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