Dr. Michael R. Ugino, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 63

1910 Blanding St
Columbia, SC 29201
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Hospital Quality

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Lexington Medical Center
2720 Sunset Boulevard
West Columbia, SC 29169

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Accepting new patients?

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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

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & 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 Injections
    • 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
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • 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)
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    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Trigger Finger
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    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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ugino's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Lexington Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ugino

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ugino to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ugino
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ugino accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • SelectHealth
    • Simplifi
    • United Healthcare
    • 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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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Under 10 minutes
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