Dr. David Brokaw, MD

Dr. David Brokaw, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(20)
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Dr. David Brokaw, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Indianapolis, IN. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.Read his story

8450 Northwest Blvd

Indianapolis, IN 46278

Contact Information

(317) 917-4388

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Brokaw's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brokaw "Dr. Brokaw, a native of Indiana, graduated in 1982 from Indiana University (Bloomington) and the Indiana University School of Medicine in 1987. He completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at the Indiana University School of Medicine in 1992. While a chief resident, Dr. Brokaw received the Outstanding Senior Resident Research Award. His fellowship in orthopedic trauma was at the prestigious Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington from 1993 to 1994. He has been an attending orthopedic traumatologist with OrthoIndy for over two decades. Dr. Brokaw was a faculty attending for the OrthoIndy Trauma Fellowship Program from 1992 to 2009. His practice focuses on the management of acute and chronic orthopedic trauma of the lower and upper extremities. He has extensive experience in foot and ankle reconstruction, most often trauma. He also focuses on non-unions degenerative arthritis; often foot and ankle talus, osteomyelitis and traumatic amputations. "

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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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Reconstruction Recovery
  • Bunion
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Reconstruction Recovery
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Synostosis of Talus and Calcaneus - Short Stature
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Work-Related Injuries

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Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Harborview Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brokaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brokaw's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brokaw to family and friends
3.6
based on 20 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Brokaw's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Ladoga, IN |
initial visit with Dr Brokaw s for injury to toes, Dr said no broken toes but said I had stress fracture, I told Dr my toes hurt, swallow, and felt like I was walking on pebble, he said toes weren't broken and seemed upset I couldn't recall incident indicating stress fracture, he put me in boot for...more
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Our patient's experience is our top priority. Please email support at orthoindy dot com to discuss further. Thank you.
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in Indianapolis IN |
I fell in December 2015 and suffered a fracture of the bones in the middle of my right foot. I am not an easy case because I have diabetes and RA. I went to Dr. Brokaw for a second opinion after 2 surgeries. My foot was not healing and I still had significant pain plus a mass of bone about the size...more
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Thank you for the review, Joy. Our patient's experience is our top priority.
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in Indianapolis, IN |
Dr Brokaw has followed me since 2010. I shattered my tibia plateau while on vacation in FL. Came home and FINALLY connected with him! ( the delay was in finding the right dr). He has seen me through a TKR and then a femur fx and repair. Nobody better!!
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in Salinas, CA |
I was involved in an auto collision back in 1996. I was lifelined to Methodist Hospital to their Trauma Department . My injuries were traumatic and thanks to his God given talent as a surgeon I survived and am able to walk despite all the odds against me.
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in Portage, IN |
He is wonderful. I had to go to him for a workmans comp issue. He fixed it and I haven't had a problem since. My husband went to him with his knee and surgery has fixed it. I am now going back to him for an issue with my knee. I travel from Northern Indiana to Indianapolis to see him that is how...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Brokaw accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Brokaw has admitting privileges

Orthoindy Hospital
8400 Northwest Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46278
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