Dr. David Shenassa, MD

Dr. David Shenassa, MD

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Dr. David Shenassa, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Weston, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.

Sports Medicine Associates of South Florida

1600 Town Center Cir Ste C

Weston, FL 33326
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Bursitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shenassa'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shenassa does not have any board certifications listed.

35  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

2 Sanctions
  • Wrong-site surgery (11/22/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
  • Disciplinary action in another state (7/17/2014)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
2 Board Actions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/16/2018)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
  • Wrong-site surgery (10/16/2013)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • Technion-Israel Institute Of Technology / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shenassa has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shenassa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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University Hospital and Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment

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Dr. Shenassa's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shenassa to family and friends
59 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (52)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Shenassa'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 (26)

Dr. Shenassa treated me for carpal tunnel in both the left and right hands. I have, and will always continue to recommend him to others. Both surgeries were incredibly easy on me, and there were no surprises as Dr. Shenassa, as well as his staff, explained everything clearly. His staff made all...more
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Amazing experience. Perfect procedure, wonderful staff, all around great time. Would use Dr. Shenassa again ??
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Due to arthritis, I started developing swelling and severe wrist pain in my right hand. Went to Dr. Shenassa and started a cortisone injection protocol until they no longer had effect. He explained to me the surgical procedure (Trapeziectomy). Worried at first because it was my dominant hand, he...more
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I was seen by Dr. Shenassa several times in regards to my "tennis elbow". He was very forthcoming as far as to what he thought it was and what my options are. He didn't want to perform surgery if he didn't have to. We tried treatment for about 18 months with no relief. We then agreed upon...more
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Dr. Shenassa, PA Sydnee and the entire staff were all fabulous! They answered every question, took the time to explain my surgery and recovery in detail and were nice and patient in the process. The surgical center they use was also wonderful.
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