Dr. Dennis Costa, MD

Dr. Dennis Costa, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Dennis Costa, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Wausau, WI. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

2400 Pine Ridge Blvd

Wausau, WI 54401

Contact Information

(715) 847-2022

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPartners
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
high
more than 85% of peers
Foot Conditions
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Heart Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Heart Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lung Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Iowa Methodist Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Iowa Methodist Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Costa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Costa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Costa to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Costa'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Costa accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Arise Health Plan
    Arise Health Plan HMO
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
    North Central Healthcare Alliance (NCHA)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
    Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
    Gold
    Gold Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Security Health Plan (SHP)
  • Today's Options
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • WEA Trust
    Trust Preferred POS
    Trust Preferred PPO
    WEA Insurance Corporation
    WEA Insurance Corporation POS
  • WPS Health Insurance
    Indemnity
    Statewide

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Hospitals where Dr. Costa has admitting privileges

Aspirus Wausau Hospital
333 Pine Ridge Blvd
Wausau, WI 54401
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