Dr. David Rouben, MD

Dr. David Rouben, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. David Rouben, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

8620 Biggin Hill Ln

Louisville, KY 40220

Contact Information

(502) 653-7444

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Center Care
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Dr. Rouben's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rouben treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Rouben treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rouben treats Low Back Pain more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Rouben treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rouben treats Back Pain more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Rouben treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Rouben's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Morton's Neuroma
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Norton Healthcare, we believe you - the patient - are the most important person to our practice. As the region's leading health care provider, we are committed to providing comprehensive, quality health care to all those we serve in a manner th...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1983
    Toronto General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Georgia Baptist Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1978
    Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1977

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rouben's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rouben

4.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(14)
4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(4)

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HE CAN RELATE TO YOU IN LAYMAN TERMS YOUR CONDITION& LAY OUT A PLAN THAT WORKS,ILL BE VISITING HIM THIS WEEK MAYBE TO GET AN ANSWER FOR MY BACK PAIN
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LAfter having fusion I now have 100% more radiating leg pain than before the surgery. After a yr from hell I was diagnosed with a screw that didn’t heal. Was operated on again to repair screw. Told dr incision didn’t feel right. Felt warm and squishy. He said he didn’t put in drain. 24 hrs after...Read More
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He’s A great doctor that takes time to explain to you your situation and when you don’t understand he breaks it down to where you can’t understand and make you feel really comfortable who did my infusion in my neck doing good I wouldn’t recommend anyone else because he cares about his patients
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Dr. Rouben operated on my mom in 2016 resulting in not one but 2 bacterial infections. 2 because when a screw came loose 2 months after first surgery he had to go back in. My mom had a wound vac and went home on IV antibiotics. From April 2016 until February 2017 she was in and out of the...Read More
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All I half to say is he's a Great Surgeon, I have trusted him during my Lumbar Spinal Fusion L-5, S-1 in November 18, 2014 and Cervical Spinal fusion C-4-6 in April 20, 2015 and I'm about to have Rt S.I Joint Fusion on April 19, 2016. He's the best I trust him completely. I know he and his staff...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Center Care
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Humana
Medicaid of Kentucky
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
Passport Health Plan
Passport Advantage Health Plan
Preferred Health Plan, Inc.
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
Tricare
Standard
United Teacher Associates Insurance Company

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Clark Memorial Hospital

Jeffersonville, IN

Norton Hospital

Louisville, KY

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