Dr. Edward Szuszczewicz, MD

Dr. Edward Szuszczewicz, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o
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Dr. Edward Szuszczewicz, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Castle Rock, CO and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

Centura Orthopedics & Spine - Castle Rock

2352 Meadows Blvd Ste 300

Castle Rock, CO 80109
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Szuszczewicz'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.

Dr. Szuszczewicz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Szuszczewicz "Dr. Ed Szuszczewicz practices at Centura Orthopedics & Spine, at locations throughout the Colorado Springs and Castle Rock areas. He is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the total joint replacement, orthopedic trauma, fracture care and general orthopedics. His post-graduate training included both a surgical and a research fellowship in adult reconstruction and hip and knee replacement. He also completed additional training in minimally invasive hip and knee replacement surgery as well as unicompartmental, or partial knee replacement, surgery."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

72  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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36  Procedures

  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Colorado
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Szuszczewicz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Szuszczewicz's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Szuszczewicz to family and friends
24 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Szuszczewicz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Ed is not just a superlative surgeon with extensive experience doing hip replacements (my particular procedure) but he is a legit human being. He's kind, patient, listens well, gives all the time you need in the consultation, has a sense of humor and really cares about the life you want and may...more
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Don't allow him to do a partial knee replacement with the intent of doing a whole knee replacement. He will cause you pain!
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Dr. Szuszcewicz has replaced both of my hips for me in the last year. He is always professional & courteous as is his staff, (specifically his assistant Sadie Walley). I would not trust any other surgeon based on my experience. Both surgeries went exactly as he described and I no longer have any...more
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Had both knees replaced 8 months apart. Almost pain free within days, ambulatory same day and back to eork in two weeks. Second operation recovery eas even faster than the first. Dr. Ed gets on with the job so don"t expect loads of bedside attention! Great orthopedist ... no hesitation...more
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Can't say enough: excellent results! Knee replacement, did not need walker, crutches or cane in my very rapid recovery. 130 degrees flexion after 6 weeks. Jan Miller
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