Dr. Beth Purdy, MD

Dr. Beth Purdy, MD

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Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
55 y/o
(28)

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Dr. Beth Purdy, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 20 years. She specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

Beth A Purdy, MD, PLC

300 W Clarendon Ave Ste 250

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Arm Surgery
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more than 75% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
normal
more than 75% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Purdy'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. Purdy "The hand is the dexterity of the soul."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

48  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Wrist Fracture

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16  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Arizona State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Akron City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Summa Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Phoenix Integrated Hand Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purdy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purdy's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purdy to family and friends
28 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Purdy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Purdy improved the quality of my life! I had a broken and dislocated elbow that required surgery to be put back together. After that surgery (performed by another surgeon) my range of motion was 100 degrees, when it should be 145. This was very frustrating so I sought a second opinion and...more
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Dr. Purdy is the best hand Dr. She put in titanium knuckles in my fingers. That was over ten years ago and I couldn't thank her enough. These normally only have a 5-10 yr guarantee but I still have had no problems with them. Would go back to her in a heart beat if I had the insurance to do it. ...more
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Dr Purdy removed and spur on a finger joint and a mucous cyst on the cuticle of same finger.THIS DOCTOR IS AWESOME!!!!!! Very open, informative, answered all my concerns and questions. Everything went exactly as planned. I totally recommend Dr Purdy. A++++++++++ BTW, her office is equally as...more
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What can I say except it was the one of the best experiences with a medical profession ever. Dr. Purdy and her staff are amazing. I had a dislocated finger and did not know if I would need surgery and luckily I did not. The process that I expected to be incredibly painful, was not only painless,...more
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Dr Purdy is absolutely amazing. Very knowledgable, and takes the time needed to review images, discuss treatment alternatives, and risks so patient feels empowered to make the right decision. My husband and I both loved her down to earth demeanor and the friendliness of everyone we encountered at...more
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