Dr. Derek Weichel, MD

Orthopedic SurgeryMale

Dr. Weichel
Accepting new patients

Good Samaritan Medical Group

4800 Hospital Pkwy Beatrice, NE 68310

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(402) 228-3344

Dr. Derek Weichel, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Beatrice, NE. He is affiliated with Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Weichel to book an appointment.

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  • Low Wait Times
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Dr. Weichel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Joint Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weichel treats Joint Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Weichel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weichel treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Weichel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain
Osteoarthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Weichel treats Osteoarthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Weichel treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
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Dr. Weichel's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Ataxia
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Injection
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cortisone Injection
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Surgery
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Unicompartmental Hip Surgery
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture

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Dr. Weichel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Weichel's Reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Why Beatrice Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine?

- All surgeries and non operative treatments can be done locally, in Beatrice.

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Biography

Derek Weichel, a native of Plymouth, came to Beatrice in July 2012 to start Beatrice Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine at Beatrice Community Hospital and...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Derek Weichel, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Weichel frequently treats Joint Pain, Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain, and Osteoarthritis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Weichel treats.

Where is Dr. Derek Weichel, MD's office located?

Dr. Weichel's office is located at 4800 Hospital Pkwy, Beatrice, NE 68310. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Good Samaritan Medical Group

Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center4800 Hospital Pkwy Beatrice, NE 68310
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Weichel is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center

Beatrice, NE

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

1 Award Received