Dr. Demetri Economedes, DO

Dr. Demetri Economedes, DO

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Demetri Economedes, DO is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in Cary, NC and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med in 2007 and specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

1120 SE Cary Pkwy Ste 100

Cary, NC 27518

Contact Information

(919) 467-4992

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MedCost
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Economedes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Economedes "Dr. Demetri M. Economedes is a hip and knee replacement specialist at Cary Orthopaedics. Dr. Economedes earned his undergraduate degree at Pennsylvania State University. He then attended Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine for both medical school and residency in orthopaedic surgery. Following residency, Dr. Economedes completed a fellowship program at Rush University in Chicago specializing in minimally invasive hip and knee replacement as well as revision procedures. He is board certified with the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopaedic Surgery."

4  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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15  Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Mercy Suburban Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Economedes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Economedes' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Economedes to family and friends
24 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Economedes' 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

With great encouragement from the Cary Orthopaedics Group, Dr. Demetri Economedes gave me a new knee. I am an 85 year-old woman who – before my bad knee – was very active…and loving it. Dr. Economedes explained the whole procedure to me and it all took place just as he said. I have no pain in the...more
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Dr. Economedes is a caring and friendly doctor who has done total knee replacements for both of my knees. Not only is he an excellent surgeon but takes the time to fully understand and appreciate his patients' concerns. I had many questions about my situation and the doctor took time to listen to...more
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He is very kind, professional, knowledgeable and skillful surgeon. I had hip replacement surgery which went extremely well with no complications. He will give you his cell number and follow-up with you if needed 24/7. I highly recommend him.
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I have already been recommending Dr. Economedes to my friends who are having knee pain and possibly need a replacement. He is very conscientious and has an organized plan and staff to help every step of the way, from evaluation to pre- surgery, the knee replacement and the follow up care needed...more
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Dr. Economedes has done two knee replacements and one hip replacement for me. It looks like I will need another hip replacement and would not go to anyone but Dr. Economedes. He is one of the most professional and caring doctors I have ever worked with. He has done everything to make my surgeries...more
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