Dr. Amy Franta, MD

Dr. Amy Franta, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Amy Franta, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Middleton, WI and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from UW School of Medicine & Public Health in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

2275 Deming Way Ste 180

Middleton, WI 53562

Contact Information

(608) 417-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPlus
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Franta performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Shoulder Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Joint Pain
normal
more than 79% of peers
Rotator Cuff Tear
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Franta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Franta "Meet Dr. Franta at www.meriter.com/franta. Dr. Franta likes to get her patients highly involved in their own medical decision making. She makes sure that they understand all aspects of their surgery or rehabilitation, and that they have realistic expectations for their treatment. Dr. Franta forms a long-term relationship with her patients based on mutual trust and respect. That is why Dr. Franta gives each of her patients the individual attention they need."

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
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17  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • UW Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UW School of Medicine & Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Franta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Franta's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Franta to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Franta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
Dr. Franta Says:
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I appreciate the feedback of the patients who have posted comments and responses.  Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts.  We work hard to provide an excellent patient experience.  Feedback from our patients allows us to continually improve the patient experience.  Over the last 6 months as part of our efforts, we have greatly improved patient access and education.  We hope all of

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Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Franta performed a reverse total shoulder surgery. Excellently educated and trained, she and her staff use well considered processes and protocols to achieve the best outcomes for me and her other patients. Personable, professional and an outstanding physician and surgeon.
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I had rotator cuff surgery with Dr. Franta. My experience with Dr. Franta and her staff was awesome. She was very professional, a fabulous surgeon, empathetic and very caring. I could not have asked for a better experience with Dr. Franta.
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