Dr. David Rehak, MD

Dr. David Rehak, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. David Rehak, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, critical care medicine, and more.

6262 Veterans Pkwy

Columbus, GA 31909

Contact Information

(706) 324-6661

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 98% of peers

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6  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Finger Disorders
  • Foot Conditions
  • Forearm Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Pain
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • 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 Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radial Tunnel Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries

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40  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • 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, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Finger Amputation
  • Finger Joint Fusion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fusion
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery
  • Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition (LRTI) for the Thumb
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Wrist Fracture
  • Osteotomy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Bucknell University, Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Allegheny General Hospital, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • The Mitek bone anchor: application to the hand, wrist and elbow, 1994
  • Pronator syndrome, 2001
  • A comparison of plate and pin fixation for arthrodesis of the rheumatoid wrist, 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rehak's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rehak to family and friends
107 total reviews (25 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (107)

  • 5
    (95)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Rehak'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

Dr. Rehak is a wonderful surgeon and very caring doctor! I was very pleased with the surgery he did on my finger and the followup care. Great staff too!
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Easily the most competent and professional medical professional I have dealt with. Accurately diagnosed injury and provided painless surgical relief and a thorough post-surgery recovery plan.
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Froa\om the beginning on Dr. Rehak communicated openly with me about my condition and explained thoroughly what I can expect. He recommended certain treatments but in the end he let me choose the treatment that I felt comfortable with. He did a great job with the surgery on my wrist and I can...more
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My injury occurred on Dec 10th and Dr.Rehak saw me the next day.He relocated my dislocated pinkey finger on my left hand from an accident at home. The procedure was painless and quick. He was very professional and answered any questions I may have with my rehabe.Second week in he sent me to rehabe...more
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Dr. Rehak is amazing, we were able to get seen by him fairly fast from our insurance after my son partial severed hi pinky finger. Surgery was scheduled for the nest day where he repaired the tendon, nerve, and other damage done. Amazing bed side manner, may seem blunt at first but he is a busy...more
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