Dr. David Ring, MD

Dr. David Ring, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. David Ring, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

1400 N Interstate 35 Ste 320

Austin, TX 78701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 93% of peers
Trigger Finger Release
very high
more than 91% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Ring's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ring "It's hard to be yourself when your arm's not right. Whether it's numbness, pain, a lump, an injury, or an infection, I can help you figure out what's going on and decide between treatment options. I can also help you be resilient when your body needs time or we've hit the limits of modern medicine. I enjoy using my knowledge and skills to help people stay active and achieve their goals."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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17  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 12/23/2014
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    State: Massachusetts
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

  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Harvard U/Ma Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Ma Gen Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ring has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ring has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ring's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ring to family and friends
55 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Ring's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Way too long on “touchy feely” approaches & way too short on actual experience. Had not done ANY of the surgeries which Best practices recommended for my condition and was not able to give good recs or able to discuss decision tree options. WOULD NOT RECOMMEND
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Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We apologize for the issues you had during your visit with Dr. Ring. ARC wants to assure we provide the best care possible to our patients, and your comments will help us determine where improvements are needed. Please contact ARC's Provider and Patient Relations Manager, Robin E., at 512-231-5500 to further discuss your concerns. Thank you, ARC Customer Service

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Wonderful bedside manner and very clear explanations!
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Hello, Thank you! Austin Regional Clinic strives to provide the best care for each of our patients and we are happy that you were satisfied with Dr. Ring and ARC. Thank You ARC Customer Service

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