Dr. Christopher Lincoski, MD

Dr. Christopher Lincoski, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Christopher Lincoski, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in State College, PA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from TEMPLE UNIV SCH OF MED in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, hand and upper extremity surgery, and more.

101 Regent Ct

State College, PA 16801

Contact Information

(814) 231-2101

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neuroplasty
very high
more than 98% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lincoski does not have any board certifications listed.

56  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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38  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Finger Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Replacement, Small-Bone
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • TEMPLE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lincoski has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lincoski's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lincoski to family and friends
16 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Lincoski's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Absolutely the worst experience. Saw him in office, then right before surgery. He didn't have the courtesy to see me after surgery nor for a follow up visit. Guess he thought PA was good enough, it was a joke. As another reviewer mentioned, I also have scar tissue which is worse than what my...more
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I had surgery by Dr. Lincoski. He was very curt and arrogant. He told me that not being able to move my finger that had pins going across the joint was all in my head. Later he said oh yeah that is scar tissue on your finger. I can do another surgery to fix that. No way!! He was not pleased. I...more
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I had two visits with Dr. Lincoski and both were very positive in all aspects. I trusted his assessment of my needs and his recommendations.
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Dr Lincoski is the greatest and sweetest and caring doc I have ever met
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Dr. Lincoski -The first time I met him - the office visit was very brief, treated me as if my case wasn't important to him...He told me when my surgery would be - and that I would see him in 30 days afterward. I didn't see him-it was his PA that saw me... I understand, this is his usual way of...more
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