Dr. Kelly Cunningham, MD

Dr. Kelly Cunningham, MD

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Dr. Kelly Cunningham, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

Austin Ortho and Biologics

3003 Bee Caves Rd Ste 200

Austin, TX 78746
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Texas True Choice
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cunningham's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Knee Sprain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham treats Knee Sprain more than 99% of his peers

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

Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham performs Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Cunningham performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Shoulder Dislocation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham treats Shoulder Dislocation more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Cunningham treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Cunningham's conditions and procedures:

ACL Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Cartilage Tear
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Cartilage Implantation
Knee Cartilage Repair
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Injuries
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Osteotomy
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Knee Tendon Repair
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Ligament Tears
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Pulmonary Disease
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
Shoulder Diseases
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Reconstruction
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Resurfacing
Shoulder Stabilizations
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stem Cell Therapy
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

My philosophy and passion is personalized treatment and patient care.
As a Dr. Richard Steadman surgical fellow during the development of "microfracture", the world-renown joint cartilage treatment protocol used for the past 25 years to treat k...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Cell Immunology

Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1990
Steadman-Hawkins Sports Medicine Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1989
University of British Columbia
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Parkland Health And Hospital System
Residency Hospital
1988
Norfolk And Norwich Hospital
1985
Parkland Health And Hospital System
Internship Hospital
1983
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Medical School
University of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1989
1988
1985
1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cunningham's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cunningham

4.3

Based on 52 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
17.307692307692307%
(9)

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Looked at the items Important to me prior to treatment: experience level success/results and cost/value. Doctor Cunningham is excellent. Extremely knowledgeable about the procedure & processes great success rate and good value cost versus other providers. m My highest recommendation.
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I chose Dr. Cunningham from an infomercial on KVUE TV and from reviews on his website. I was curious about the stem cell offering but found out during my initial consultation that it was not covered by insurance so I declined that option. I had a severed long bicep tendon caused by bone spurs,...Read More
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Came into the office and had a great experience. My right knee was in bad condition with a torn meniscus. Surgery went smooth, the staff kept me up to date with everything and overall amazing experience. I would recommend him to all of my friends and family!
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I knew I was in good hands after the first appointment with Dr. Cunningham. He found what a previously seen doctor was unable to identify. He thoroughly explained everything and was able to schedule surgery quickly to resolve the problem. His staff was very professional and helpful. Overall, I...Read More
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Dr. Cunningham is an excellent doctor! He has given me much needed relief in my left knee & hip!! I am now using him to treat the pain in my shoulders. He is using treatment that is outside the envelope! He is my new hero!!!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Texas True Choice
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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