Dr. Elliot Ames, DO

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Dr. Elliot Ames, DO

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

New Jersey Hand Center 1878 Marlton Pike E Ste 5, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003 Get Directions

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Dr. Ames specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery and practices in Cherry Hill, NJ. He practices at 1 location.

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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Arm
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Limb Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger

    Procedures Performed

    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Replacement

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      Malpractice Claims

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    • 0
      Sanctions

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    • 0
      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    Education

    • Medical School
      Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    • Internship Hospital
      Cherry Hill Medical Center

      Completed in 1975

    • Residency Hospital
      Hill Medical Center (Now John F. Kennedy Memorial University Medical Center)-Orthopedic Surgery

      Completed in 1979

      Jfk Memorial Hospital
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Christine Kleinert Fellow In Hand Surgery-University Of Louisville School Of Medicine

      Completed in 1985

      Wayne State University School Of Medicine-Hand Surgery and Microsurgery

      Completed in 1984

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    Dr. Ames' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Ames' Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients