Dr. David Kaehr, MD

Dr. David Kaehr, MD

Orthopedic Trauma Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(9)
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Dr. David Kaehr, MD is an orthopedic trauma surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic trauma surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

8402 Harcourt Rd Ste 125

Indianapolis, IN 46260

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 25 More

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Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
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more than 99% of peers
Fracture Care
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fracture
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Kaehr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kaehr "Dr. Kaehr was born in Fort Wayne and received his undergraduate education from Purdue University. He graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1982 and completed an internship at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio in 1983. In 1987, Dr. Kaehr completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at Wright State University and a fellowship in orthopedic trauma at Harborview Medical Center at the University of Washington in 1988. Dr. Kaehr served as an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio from 1988 to 1993 and assistant director of trauma services at Miami Valley Hospital from 1991 to 1993. Dr. Kaehr is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. "
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Traumatic Injuries

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Joint Replacement

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

  • Purdue University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Miami Valley Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Wright State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Harborview Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaehr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaehr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaehr to family and friends
4.6
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kaehr'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in PENDLETON, IN |
I was an emergency / trauma patient of Dr. Kaehr's. I had shattered my knee and ankle from a fall. I now have 5 plates and approximately 30 screws in my leg and a significant amount of bone graft material in my knee. I was told it would be 12 weeks before I could put weight on that leg. I have made...more
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Dr. Kaehr accepts 34 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA IN HIX
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CoreSource
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • HealthSmart
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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