Dr. Alex Bodenstab, MD

Dr. Alex Bodenstab, MD

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Dr. Alex Bodenstab, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and general surgery.

4745 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 225

Newark, DE 19713

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Bodenstab's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bodenstab treats Complications of Joint Prosthesis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bodenstab treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hip Resurfacing
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bodenstab performs Hip Resurfacing more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bodenstab performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Birmingham Hip Resurfacing
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bodenstab treats Osteoarthritis of Hip more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bodenstab treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bodenstab's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alex Bodenstab, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1982
    Hospital Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1979
    Dartmouth Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Dartmouth Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1977
  • University Of Delaware
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Bodenstab's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bodenstab

4.5

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
84.375%
(27)
4 Stars
3.125%
(1)
3 Stars
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(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
12.5%
(4)

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Hip replacement done w/right leg being half an inch shorter than left, says " it's your pelvis" NOTTTT. A knee cap starburst fracture on right knee replacement and refused to repair it, takes plates and screws to repair, still in alot of pain w/ it. Finds excuses and didn't bother to look at...Read More
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One of the worst doctor's I've ever met. Discredits the expertise of other professionals even with imaging results. Arrogant and obnoxious. I wouldn't take a stray animal to Bodendstab. 1 star only because i had to.
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Left knee revision, after failed replacement by another dr is 100 % both shoulders replaced without any problems. Dr Bodenstab is excellent. My Arthritis is the pits. Thank You Dr Bodenstab!!!
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He gives 110% to his patients! He listens, advises, and is always on target. He is committed to giving excellent care to his patients and never rushes through an appointment. The office staff are another matter. If you make an appointment to see the doctor, make sure you are going to see the...Read More
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I am very satisfied with the results of my knee surgery. I think Dr. Bodenstab is an excellent doctor.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Amerihealth PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Coventry Health Care of Delaware
Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Keystone Health Plan East POS
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
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