Dr. Gary Blum, MD

Dr. Gary Blum, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Gary Blum, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ Of Hi J a Burns Sch Med in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1401 S Beretania St Ste 750

Honolulu, HI 96814

Contact Information

(808) 521-8128

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Blum'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Blum does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
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26  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

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

  • Univ Of Hi J a Burns Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Blum has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Blum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blum's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blum to family and friends
31 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Blum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Blum did a trigger finger release on 3 fingers on me and my fingers have been worse-not better. He misdiagnosed me by a photo sent to him by a PA who works in the urgent care that he owns. The misdiagnosis was confirmed by another member of the same group. Would not recommend
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I was referred to him by my doctor, I have severe pain in my elbow and shoulder for about 5 months and everything my doctor tried to help it was unsuccessful. It took me about 2 weeks o get to see him and he said he looked at my exays and several things could be causing the pain. He said surgery...more
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Incompetent physician. Ruined my finger for life!!!!!
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Wait time is extremely long. Dr Blum does not spend any time talking to you and just says, "You need surgery:. Did not even explain to me what type of surgery he was going to perform. I would look for a different Orthopedic surgeon.
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Dr. Blum was friendly and accommodating. He took the time to thoroughly explain the injury to my daughter and pointed out the healthy bones in her x-ray as well.
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