Dr. Frederick Coville, MD

Dr. Frederick Coville, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
(20)
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Dr. Frederick Coville, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Highlands Ranch, CO and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1965 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, bone & joint non-surgical orthopedics, and more.Read his story

9330 S University Blvd Ste 250

Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
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Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 93% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Fracture
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Coville's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Coville "Dr. Frederick Coville graduated from Duke University School of Medicine in 1965. His undergraduate studies were done at Deep Springs College in California, the University of California at Berkeley and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.After internship, he spent a year in Vietnam with the 2nd Mobile Army Surgical Hospital followed by a four year orthopaedic surgical residency. He left the US Army Medical Corps, as a Colonel, after 23 years.In 1975, Dr. Coville completed a fellowship in artificial hip and knee replacement in England under Sir John Charnley. He spent ten years at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in charge of the total joint replacement service. He was chief of the orthopaedic service and the orthopaedic residency training program for two years.Dr. Coville is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Coville ""My philosophy of medical treatment follows the ancient Greek dictum of 'first, do no harm'. My special interest and expertise lie in joint replacement surgery, arthroscopy and fracture treatment.""
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthritic Conditions of the Upper Extremity
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Leg Injury
  • Leg Muscle Strain
  • Leg Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pain in Extremities
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain

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Procedures

  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • Deep Springs College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1959
  • University of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1960
  • University Of North Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1961
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Center For Hip Surgery At Wrightington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coville has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coville's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coville to family and friends
2.2
based on 20 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Coville's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I cannot believe this Dr. is still practicing. He was rude, extremely callous and had no proactive suggestions for what to do next. Now I know why people end up addicted to pain medication. He never followed thru with what he said he was going to do. He couldn't even operate the computer to have...more
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If you like being treated like an actual human being, DO NOT see this doctor. I've been in severe knee pain since February, so this visit is something I've been waiting for. I've never been treated worse, he didn't spend 3 minutes in the room, barely examined me, then laughed at me when I winced in...more
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Dr. Coville treated me like garbage. In the 5-minute he was willing to spend with me, Dr. Coville didn't explain my MRI (he may not have even looked at it), briefly looked at my knee, and said "there's nothing I can do for you". I asked a couple specific questions about my MRI results and how to...more
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Terrible and unethical as well as providing misinformation controversial of steroid bad reactions that have to do with diagnosis of arthritis then offering prednisone shot? He threw my dads paperwork out, and refused medicine in alternative for shot Plus he was severely rude. I'm praying others...more
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Very disappointed I have had pain in my hip for over a year I went to see this Dr to resolve the problem to get off pain medication and he told me I should not be using pain medication for this problem. He was rude very short never looked at my mri film then told me there was nothing he could do...more
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