Dr. David Rockwell, MD

Dr. David Rockwell, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. David Rockwell, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

8115 Market St Ste 108

Wilmington, NC 28411

Contact Information

(910) 332-3800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Bursitis
normal
more than 78% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Rockwell'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. Rockwell "My approach to patient care is designed to provide individual evaluation and management for each person according to his or her needs and wishes. I will take the time needed to listen to your concerns, diagnose your condition and inform you of your options for treatment. We will work together to attempt to achieve resolution of your problem and minimize future difficulties."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Honored Surgeon, North Carolina Orthopaedic Association 2011, October 20
  • Past President , North Carolina Orthopaedic Association, 1994-95
Media & Publications

Dr. Rockwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rockwell's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rockwell to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Rockwell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

I really like Doctor Rockwell, he takes his time with his patients and seems to care about them. I have been going to him for three years now, he pays attention to your complaints and let's you know what the problem is. The office here in Jacksonville, NC is not far from my house, so that' s...more
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