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Dr. David Hart, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Hart

Dr. David Hart, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.


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Dr. Hart's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Joint Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hart treats Joint Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hart treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Limb Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hart treats Limb Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Hart treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hart treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Hart treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Hart's conditions and procedures:

  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Total Joint Replacement
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
  • Trigger Finger
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture

About Me

Biography

"American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, active member; Arthroscopy Association of North America, active member; Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery; Team Physician, Coe College, since 1989"

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1989
Orth/Arth Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1988
North Carolina Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
Alfred I Dupont Institute
Residency Hospital
1984
North Carolina Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School
1979
University Of Iowa, Bs, With High Distinction
Undergraduate School
1989
1988
1987
1984
1983
1979

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Dr. Hart's Reviews

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1 Star
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Consummate professional. Very compassionate. He's been treating my old, aching knees for years before I made the decision it was time to replace my knee. He did a total knee replacement 4 weeks ago. Already my knee feels and works better than my old knee. I couldn't be happier with the surgery and...Read More
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I had a rotator cuff tear procedure performed by a different surgeon which failed and tore again. I then consulted Dr Hart, who recommended a total shoulder replacement procedure. I found Dr Hart to be courteous, compassionate, and professional. He explained the procedure in easy-to-understand...Read More
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Dr. Hart is the best. I had both my knees replaced and they are great. Dr. Hart took the time to explain what the procedure would be and suggested which knee to be first. I was told that therapy and recuperation would be long but I was up and about in 8 weeks . I would recommend him for any...Read More
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I'm a disabled patient with a torn labrum in the left shoulder. Dr. Hart has refused to give me any kind of pain meds and falisifed my medical records by putting my active problem was a finger sprain. Arthrogram clearly indicated the tear. He does not work well with disabled patients. He was...Read More
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I messed around with two family doctors for over a year. One visit to Dr Hart and he knew what was wrong with my shoulder and knew how to fix it. One week after my motion is back with minimal pain.
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