Dr. Heber Crockett, MD

Dr. Heber Crockett, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Heber Crockett, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Kearney, NE and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

2810 W 35th St

Kearney, NE 68845

Contact Information

(308) 865-2570

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Glenoid Labrum Tear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

84  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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24  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • American Sports Med Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital For Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Crockett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Crockett's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crockett to family and friends
35 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Crockett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

very very amazing care and treatment! so down to earth answered all my questions, the surgery was great, he hedlp ease me and the spouse before surgery, told some good jokes and just really gives great care. for a full SLAP tear he is simply amazing. he does not demand big payments and his staff is...more
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I personally would never send anyone to this surgeon. I had slap tear and rotor cuff injury, pain but I could use it. He did not truly appear interested in my condition. He was more interested in my son's therapy dog. After he operatied on me it was froze and I have RSD now. This has made life...more
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He may be a good surgeon but he was very rude and arrogant. He only spoke to me about 10 sec. He spoke to my husband most of the visit. I did not go back.
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The care I've received here has been top notch!! Changed my opinion of doctors for the better! Thank you so much
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I have been a patient for 10 years. Dr. Crockett is not only a brilliant surgeon, his positive and upbeat personality, make him a pleasure to consult with. He listens to my opinions and wishes regarding my healthcare needs, and is very down to earth.
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