Dr. Alfred Hess, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
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Dr. Alfred Hess, MD
Dr. Alfred Hess, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Brandon, FL. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Hess is affiliated with Florida Hospital Carrollwood, Tampa General Hospital and Brandon Regional Hospital.

305 E Brandon Blvd

Brandon, FL 33511

Contact Information

(813) 978-9700

Dr. Alfred Hess, MD

Dr. Alfred Hess, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

My patients are extremely important to me. I enjoy being able to help them return to happy, fulfilling lives.
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Dr. Hess' Experience

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Dr. Hess' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
46

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Ataxia
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Growth Plate Injuries
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Eczema
  • Hand Foot and Mouth Disease
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome
  • Hypertension
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Radial Tunnel Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Tricep Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain

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Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Cubital Tunnel Release Surgery
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Assisted Laparoscopy
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • John Carroll University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Mercy Hospital Of Pittsburgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Allegheny Singer Research Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Shriners Hospitals For Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Tampa Orthopaedic Program
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hess has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hess' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hess to family and friends
2.8
based on 29 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Hess' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Excellent surgeon
Thank you!
Clearwater, FL |
Exceptional patient contact.
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Dr. Hess accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
    Coventry Health Care of Florida PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Hess has admitting privileges

Brandon Regional Hospital
119 Oakfield Dr
Brandon, FL 33511
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Florida Hospital Carrollwood
7171 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL 33614
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Tampa General Hospital
1 Tampa General Cir
Tampa, FL 33606
View Hospital Profile

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