Dr. Charan Gowda, MD

Dr. Charan Gowda, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Charan Gowda, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Duke Univ Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

1210 Gemini Pl Ste 200

Columbus, OH 43240

Contact Information

(614) 262-4263

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Optima Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UnitedHealthcare Plan of the River Valley
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 93% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Gowda'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.

Dr. Gowda's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gowda "Dr. Gowda's practice encompasses treatment of all bone and soft tissue disorders in the hand, wrist, and elbow. While he actively works with patients to find non-surgical solutions to their condition, he is expertly trained in all surgical procedures of the hand and upper extremity. He provides access to the latest and most minimally invasive surgical techniques available. Dr. Gowda attended the Duke University School of Medicine, served his medical internship at Duke University, and performed his residency at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Orthopedics. He received his fellowship training in Hand Surgery at The Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gowda "As a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, he offers the most comprehensive and up to date treatments available to patients of all ages for conditions of the hand, wrist, and elbow. Dr. Gowda's goal is to provide the most appropriate treatment with the utmost respect to patient comfort and care."

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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24  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Ligament Repair
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Ohio State University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gowda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Kannada

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gowda's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gowda to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Gowda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My experience with sir dr Gowda was very good. He did surgery for my left hand fracture and within 2 days I feel comfortable. God bless Dr Gowda and his wonderful staff...
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