Dr. Frederick DeWeese, MD

Dr. Frederick DeWeese, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Frederick DeWeese, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Paducah, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

4787 Alben Barkley Dr

Paducah, KY 42001

Contact Information

(270) 442-9461

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 93% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. DeWeese does not have any board certifications listed.

3  Conditions Treated

  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder

11  Procedures

  • Arthritic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Steroid Injection
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Texas Christian University, Bachelor Of Arts, Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Washington University, Bachelor Of Science, Mechanical Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Vanderbilt School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Emory Univeristy School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Adult Joint Reconstruction, Dr. Leo A. Whiteside, Missouri Bone & Joint Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. DeWeese's Reviews

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24 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. DeWeese's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Today I went for my two year check up after having both of my knees replaced in 2016. I am so thankful to Dr. DeWeese for giving me my life back. My knees were in bad shape but I was afraid of the operation(sometimes things don't go as planned). He encouraged me to have the surgery and after about...more
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I have been seeing Dr Weese for a number of years and I would recommend him to everyone I know. He repaired a double sided broken ankle, replaced both my right and left knee and has seen me for other things. He is a wonderful doctor and is so easy to talk to. He has a fantastic bedside manner. If...more
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Dr. DeWeese did a complete hip replacement for me. I am only 44 but my hip was in bad shape. I was leary of doing the surgery at such a young age, but he put all my fears at ease. The surgery was outpatient and was a complete success. I wish I wouldn't have put it off for so long. I feel great and...more
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Dr. Deweese was totally professional, competent, and direct on his diagnosis. His surgical abilities were exceptional. He was courteous and readily answered all questions presented. Therapy was very helpful and very little scarring occurred.
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DR. DeWeese replaced my left knee and every thing has been a success I have had very minimal pain I had the surgery 4 weeks ago and I would recommend Dr. DeWeese to anyone that is considering the surgery.
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