Dr. Brian Kavanagh, MD

Dr. Brian Kavanagh, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brian Kavanagh, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Greenwich, CT and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

6 Greenwich Office Park

Greenwich, CT 06831

Contact Information

(203) 869-1145

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kavanagh "Orthopaedic and Neurosurgery Specialists (ONS) centers on a team approach. Each patient is matched with the physician specialist that is right for their condition. Our practice is committed to providing excellent care for conditions and injuries of the musculoskeletal system through professional cooperation and compassion for our patients. By setting the highest of standards, we can confidently offer patients the best options to achieve the best possible outcomes."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Mayo Grad School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Mayo Grad School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • US News and World Report Top Doctor, 2011
  • Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors, 2008-2012
  • Castle Connolly New York Metro Area Top Doctor, 2009-2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Kavanagh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Kavanagh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kavanagh to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kavanagh'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 (2)

in Shelton, CT |
I am a 62 yo male. My min. invasive TKR was done at Greenwich Hospital in Oct 2016. Within 10 days I had full range of motion (0 - 140), and walking w/o a walker in less than 2 wks. 4 wks. post surgery I was walking w/o a cane. Here I am at just under 4 months and my knee feels great, with only...more
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in Wilton, CT |
Dr. K had a direct and logical approach to everything concerning my TKA. I was never in any doubt as to the intelligence and competence of him, his staff, and his operating team.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kavanagh accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Golden Rule
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Kavanagh has admitting privileges

Greenwich Hospital
5 Perryridge Rd
Greenwich, CT 06830
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Stamford Hospital
30 Shelburne Rd
Stamford, CT 06902
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